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11 Aug Posted by in Environment | Comments

Short Planting Session – Tomorrow Sat 12 August

Hi all another post from Dalton Gibbs. – Come and help if you can, you will not be bored, see below for details. There is a consignment of plants that have suddenly become available for Rondevlei and we would like to get these into the ground  before the dryness sets in. Apologies for the very short […]


11 Aug Posted by in Environment | 5 comments

Toad Crossing Speed Hump

Hi All The  Nature Reserve has asked me to post the following for your info… The “speed hump tunnel” that was erected on Peninsula Rd is NOT part of the nature reserve. This was built and installed by a separate company and is not associated to the development of Leopard Toad underpasses taking place at […]


31 Jul Posted by in News and Events | Comments

Latest PAAC Minutes & False Bay Nature Reserve Quarterly Report

Hi Everyone, The latest FBNR Quarterly Report (Apr – June 2017) has been added. Please click on the link below to take you to the page where you will find this and past quarterly reports. These reports are stunning and give a good idea of what has been happening in the reserve, they make interesting […]


31 Jul Posted by in News and Events | 1 comment

Discussion about the Proposed MTN Tower at ZVYC.

Hi Richard, Please can you convey to the Ratepayers Association, FoZR and the Zeekoevlei website, that the Club committee has arranged for Louisa Erasmus and Paul Venter from Warren Petterson Planning, along with our Commodore Craig Leslie, to be hosting a discussion about the Proposed MTN Tower at ZVYC. As per CoCT notice, all residents […]


11 Jul Posted by in News and Events | 14 comments

Cell Phone Tower at the Yacht Club

Hi All Yesterday I received an email from a resident concerned about an application to re-zone part of the Yacht Club so a Free Standing Cellular Communications Base Station can be erected on the premises. The proposal is for a 12m high cell phone tower and infrastructure for MTN. (I notice already that with the […]


06 Jul Posted by in Environment | 1 comment

Quick before the vlei fills up

This is an appeal to help from Charlene Shaw, lets help and support – Hello neighbours! Here is a chance for as many of us as possible to jump into action and help our beloved Vlei: The little island on the Otter’s Creek side of the vlei is completely covered in Wandering Jew, an invasive […]


30 Jun Posted by in News and Events | 5 comments

MEDIA RELEASE: False Bay hippo off to greener pastures

CITY OF CAPE TOWN 30 JUNE 2017 MEDIA RELEASE False Bay hippo off to greener pastures A young male hippo was successfully captured and translocated from the City of Cape Town’s False Bay Nature Reserve on Wednesday evening. Read more below: Personnel from the False Bay Nature Reserve successfully captured a young male hippopotamus during […]


27 Jun Posted by in News and Events | 4 comments

False Bay Nature Reserve Office Numbers have changed

Hi all, office numbers for the Nature Reserve staff for False Bay Nature Reserve have changed, please note: The Hall bookings is for the hall on the Southern Shore, next to the FBNR HQ. Person Function Tel. no. Asieff Khan FBNR Manager 021 400 3441 Bronwen Amayo Environmental Education 021 400 3447 Cherilee Geduldt Administration 021 400 3437 […]


21 Jun Posted by in Environment | 2 comments

Imminent Closing of the Zeekoevlei Weir

Hi All I have received an email from the Environmental Management Department asking me to inform you that the weir will be closed THIS FRIDAY 23 June 2017. Please ensure that all shoreline maintenance is completed and that you are prepared for a hopefully once again FULL vlei. Please address any queries to Victoria Day […]


Objection to the Proposed Development on the Kenilworth Racecourse Property

Hi all you friends of NATURE, the LAW and The Environment. Sorry about the late notice on this one, FoZR (Friends of Zeekoevlei and Rondevlei) are sending in an objection and hopefully some of you might do the same. Regarding the intervener status required (see below) do it if you can but if even if […]