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 May 2015

1ClanwilliamCederberg Rooibos Kunstefees, 027 482 1090
10ClanwilliamSkaapkopete by Bushmans Cave, 027 482 2819
4Riebeek-KasteelRiebeek Valley Olive Festival, 022 448 1545
5ClanwilliamCederberg Kunstefees, 027 482 2024
11VanrhynsdorpGriqua Ratelgat Festival, 027 213 5472
25DarlingDarling Museum Open Day, 022 492 3361
25VredendalMaskam Challenge, 027 213 1595
25DarlingFootloose in Darling, 074 556 4032
25DarlingFootloose in Darling, 074 556 4032
30VelddrifWintermark, 022 783 0046
31VelddrifSteak -evening, 022 783 0005
2Riebeek Valley Olive Festival, 022 448 1545
26Riebeek-WestPPC Riebeek Berg Marathon, 022 482 2909
23VelddrifWintermark, NG Kerk Laaiplek, 022 783 0046
24MalmesburyAmarider RE:CM 100 Miler, 021 884 4547
24VredendalMaskam Challenge, 027 201 3376
24MalmesburySwartland Oval Carting, 072 181 3567
30VredendalNamaqua West Coast Expo, 082 566 5880
24PaternosterPaternoster Art Holiday, 082 824 8917
31DarlingTaste of Darling - Darling does Delihood, 074 194 1711
31Lutzville & KoekenaapHoerskool Lutzville Ma en Dogter Oggend, 027 201 3376
31MoorreesburgMooorreesburg, 022 433 1072
01LangebaanLangebaan Lagoon Celebration, +27 22 772 1515
01 Riebeek-KasteelRiebeek Valley Olive Festival, +27 22 448 1545
08VelddrifNG Kerk Wintermark, +27 22 783 0046
10VredendalMaskam Challenge, +27 83 630 6370
16DarlingMuseum Open Day, +27 22 492 3361
23MalmesburyAmarider RE: CM100 Miler, +27 21 884 4547
23ClanwilliamTyger Burger Skaapkopete by Bushmans Cave, +27 27 482 2918
30DarlingDarling Brew Extreme MTB Challenge, +27 82 907 2358