Close

Sidney Jacobs  // Posts published by Sidney Jacobs

08 Jun Posted by in Uncategorized | Comments

REMINDER.. CLEANUP at 09.00 TODAY

  Every pair of hands WILL help…..  We look forward to seeing everyone. …        

Read more...

05 Jun Posted by in News and Events | Comments

Clean up with CTEET – Saturday – 8th June

Greetings everyone… Please join us this Saturday at 09.00 to give Mother Nature some much needed help in removing dirt from the vlei’s shoreline and river mouths…. FOZR and CTEET are joining forces to make sure that we make a difference again…. See details below…..     See you all on Saturday ready to make […]

Read more...

20 May Posted by in Environment | 8 comments

Amazing First Rains – BUT….!

The welcome rain sounded so great on our roofs and I knew the sight in the morning promised to be one of FRESHNESS and great views across our beloved vlei …   Wow!  Nature did not disappoint at all …..   BUT ……  Yes … a HUGE BUT ! let me zoom out and you […]

Read more...

Reminder – Exciting Topic TOMORROW- 15th May 2019- Discovering the Cape’s hidden species

How many species are there in the Cape Floristic Region? Since the advent of taxonomic exploration in the Cape flora in the 17th century up until the present, 9 383 vascular plant species have been described in the Cape, making it the smallest and third-richest of the world’s global biodiversity hotspots.   Dress warmly and […]

Read more...

13 May Posted by in Environment | 2 comments

FOZR Reed Removal Project in Public Areas

FOZR had taken the decision, in conjunction with our partners at Falsebay Nature Reserve, to spearhead the removal of reeds ( Roots and All) at the overgrown public areas in the drawdown period. The project was co-sponsored by FOZR and another donor with our ever willing Falsebay Nature Reserve team in full support as they […]

Read more...

09 May Posted by in News and Events | Comments

Reminder – Exciting Topic TOMORROW- 15th May 2019- Discovering the Cape’s hidden species

How many species are there in the Cape Floristic Region? Since the advent of taxonomic exploration in the Cape flora in the 17th century up until the present, 9 383 vascular plant species have been described in the Cape, making it the smallest and third-richest of the world’s global biodiversity hotspots.   Dress warmly and […]

Read more...

29 Apr Posted by in News and Events | 3 comments

DRAW Down 2019 feedback

Local residents and others started arriving at the weir from just after 4pm on Friday and it was obvious that the notifications on social media had also contributed to all the interest shown in this event….   With the roadworks taking place on Peninsula Road, parking was at a premium but this did not stop […]

Read more...

24 Apr Posted by in News and Events | Comments

Nature Matters Enviro Talk- 8th May

  Sharing another fascinating talk planned in May …..       Looks like a talk that we should not miss … See you all there..  

Read more...

20 Apr Posted by in News and Events | Comments

Spider Expert Talk on 28th April – Zandvlei

Good Day All, In the Zeekoeivlei and surrounding areas we have an abundance of spiders and quite often the lack of knowledge of these amazing animals leads to residents killing them. Understanding the important role they play in our environment, would change that perception completely … therefore…….   The Zandvlei Trust would like to invite you […]

Read more...

17 Apr Posted by in News and Events | Comments

Drawdown activities on the 26th April-5PM

Greetings All ….  With the drawdown taking place soon on the 26th April at 5pm, we want to make sure that more people come to the weir to be part of this annual event. Two additional activities are .. FoZR will be selling delicious boerewors rolls on site so that no one goes hungry while […]

Read more...