September, 2009  // Posts published in September, 2009

Pelican Rescue Zeekoevlei

So there we were doing a high speed run past the power boat club on Sat 19 Sep 2009. My young crew of Liam,Jordan, Jamie, Byron and Ashwin were egging me on to go faster. As we passed the rowing club, a young group of  “girl” rowers started waving at us. We thought we were […]


Sewerage works taken over by a plant

A very important birding area on the Peninsula is under siege from water hyacinth, the Strandfontein sewerage works. This very invasive weed is originally from South America and is known to have caused billions of dollars worth of damage throughout Africa. The City of Cape Town has confirmed that they just don’t have the resources […]


We dont need another shopping centre – we need grass and trees

Dear Zeekoevlei Community On a voluntary basis the Zeekoevlei and surrounding areas residents and the Friends of Zeekoevlei and Rondevlei are joining with the GCTCA Alliance, other civic bodies around Princess Vlei as well as the Cape Flats Wetland Forum and the Zandvlei Trust to save Princess Vlei as a priceless treasure for the future, […]