West Coast Activities



Birding

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 > >

Culture

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

Flowers

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 > >

Wine

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

 

 

 

 




Events September 2014

3MoorreesburgSwartland Skou, 022 433 2461
20VelddrifVelddrif Erfenis Makietie, 022 783 2531
13KlawerNG Kerk Klawer: Karookop se Geselligheid, 027 201 3376
21Hopefield Talent show, 022 723 1528
13PiketbergPiket-Bo-Berg Cycle Challenge , 022 913 2063
29ClanwilliamFreshpak Fitness Festival, 082 895 4833
6Riebeek-WestPorseleinberg 4x4 Route, 082 523 9804
13AuroraAurora Show, 083 356 8626
19DarlingDarling Wildflower Show, 022 492 3361
19DarlingDuckitt Nurseries Orchid Show, 022 492 2606
6Riebeek-KasteelRiebeek Valley Mountain Bike Race, 082 523 9804
6Riebeek-KasteelSpring Festival / Half Marathon, 022 448 1388
5DarlingDarling Voorkamerfest, 082 658 4671
1Lamberts BaySteenbokfontein Art Festival, 027 432 1000
5VredendalNamaqua Trail Run, 027 201 3376
6VanrhynsdorpNG Kerk Van Rhynsdorp Grootdrift Bazaar, 027 201 3371
27VelddrifWorld Tourism Day, 022 783 1821
25MalmesburyMalmesbury Agricultural Show, 022 482 3180
26DarlingRenosterveld MBT Cycle Race - Ride the Rhino, 083 448 4565
20Riebeek-KasteelRiebeek Valley Go-Cart, 082 898 0607
6Riebeek-WestPorseleinberg 4x4 Route, 082 523 9804
27DarlingTaste of Darling, 074 194 1711
27GoedverwachtErfenisfees, 071 889 1121
27Riebeek-KasteelShiraz and Art Weekend, 022 448 1545
14CitrusdalTipTrans MBT challenge, 022 921 3210
1ClanwilliamClanwilliam Wild Flower Show, 027 482 2024
6ClanwilliamSpring Dance with Andriette Norman, 027 482 2362
7ClanwilliamClanwilliam Arts Project (Festival of Lights), 021 448 3436
27ClanwilliamRooibos NetMar'kie, 027 482 1007