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 May 2017

28Darling Brew Extreme MTB, 022 492 3361
27DarlingDBX17 - Darling Brew Extreme MTB Race, 021 286 1099
2Riebeek Valley Olive Festival, 022 448 1545
6Riebeek-WestRiebeek Valley Olive Festival, 022 448 1545
20MalmesburyAmarider RE: CM100 Miler Mountain Bike Race, 021 884 4752
20DarlingDarling Museum Open Day, 022 492 3361
6LangebaanWest Coast Marathon, 022 772 2707
01DarlingWorker's Day - Bread & Butter Event @ Darling Brew, 021 286 1099