West Coast Activities


The West Coast has a number of different ecosystems and therefore offers the opportunity of birding in mountain, coastal, sandveld and estuarine habitats. The region is blessed with an abundance of birding 'hotspots' that include 8 IBA's and 2 RAMSAR sites. read more > >


The West Coast offers a vibrant and diverse cultural experience, celebrating the past and present lives of the people of South Africa. read more > >


Situated within easy reach of Cape Town, the spring wildflowers can be enjoyed at a number of locations on the Wet Coast. Spring announces itself with drifts of white rain daisies and tiny yellow button daisies, blue flax and pink nemesias. read more > >

Mission Stations

The Mission Stations on the West Coast bares testimony to the sterling work the church has done to develop the indigenous people of the West Coast. read more > >


The region is blessed with three excellent wine routes:The Darling Wine Route, West Coast Wine Route and Swartland Wine Route. read more > >





Events February 2018

23DarlingGraz Big Band A Darling Music for All event at Darling Brew, 022 492 3361
18Darling2nd Jazz in a Country Garden A Darling Music for All concert, 022 492 3361
3VelddrifWest Coast Canoe Challenge, 083 609 8051
17DarlingMagic of Mozart Opera concert by Darling Music for all, 022 492 3361
16MalmesburyKyknet Buite Ekspo, 082 201 6722