August 15th 2020 : Fatal stranding of a juvenile Humpback Whale A juvenile Humpback Whale was stranded on the Wildside shore near Buffalo Bay on Saturday afternoon 15th August. Confined to a rocky gully and battered by huge waves generated by a 6m swell, the whale sustained numerous lacerations. Conditions and the location of the whale made a rescue attempt impossible and sadly it died … Continue reading Fatal Stranding of a Juvenile Humpback Whale in the Garden Route.
The Garden Route is the perfect hikers destination in South Africa. Goukamma Nature Reserve, in the heart of the Garden Route, offers a bouquet of day hikes, of which the Porcupine Trail is perfect for panoramic views and ecological diversity. Continue reading Porcupine Trail – Traversing the Goukamma Nature Reserve
Canoeing on the Goukamma River offers superb birding, saturated photo opportunities and tranquil stops to infuse yourself with the vitality of nature. The Goukamma River traverses the Goukamma Nature Reserve, which is managed by Cape Nature. The river is easily accessed from the Buffalo Bay road, West of Knysna. Despite the tannin stained water, the reflection of golden fossil dunes and blue skies provide a … Continue reading Infused by nature.