West Coast Wildflower Season

West Coast Wildflower Season

From July to October each year, the Cape West Coast comes alive with carpets of wildflowers. Arum Lillies are usually the first sign that the season is underway. The open spaces around Velddrif and the roadsides leading into town blossom with white African Daisies,...
Birdwatching in Velddrif

Birdwatching in Velddrif

Velddrif is famous for its flamingos but the Berg River estuary and the floodplains are rich in a wide variety of birdlife. In fact, the mudflats and saltpans that greet you on arrival support the highest density of waders along the eastern Atlantic seaboard. Here are...