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 December 2016

7LYC Triple Crown3, 022 772 2445
4Lamberts BayRock @ Malkop, 083 3700 400
11PortervilleWestern Cape Open Paragliding, 022 931 3732
19VelddrifPort Owen Market, 079 570 8394
19DarlingCarols by Candlelight, 022 492 3361
26StrandfonteinFryers Cove Challenge: Pret Trail draf & stap, 083 627 7759
31YzerfonteinI Love Yzer Old Year's Eve Concert, 022 451 2202
26Lamberts BayMuseum Beach Fest/ Touchies, 027 432 1000
31Pearly’s Challenge at Langebaan, 022 772 2445