Close
Slide
Slide
Slide
Slide
Slide
Slide
Slide
Slide
Slide
Slide
21 Aug 2017 Posted by in Environment, News and Events | 5 comments

Drones in Zeekoevlei – do you have a shotgun?

Hi All I received the following from a resident “On Sunday 6 August and Sunday 13 August drones were being used over the vlei and on both days came very close to and over my property while I was in my garden. On 6 August the drone approached from the water’s edge and faced directly […]

Read more...

14 Aug 2017 Posted by in Environment | 3 comments

Recycling and where to go now that the scout hall has closed down

Hi All I went to a place in Retreat, if you drive down Retreat road from the m5, turn left into tenth ave, a couple of blocks down you will see a recycle place on your left. Just stop outside and the “locals ” are quite willing to take your stuff from your car because […]

Read more...

11 Aug 2017 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 […]

Read more...

11 Aug 2017 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 […]

Read more...

31 Jul 2017 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 […]

Read more...

31 Jul 2017 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 […]

Read more...

11 Jul 2017 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 […]

Read more...

06 Jul 2017 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 […]

Read more...

30 Jun 2017 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 […]

Read more...

29 Jun 2017 Posted by in Uncategorized | 2 comments

Newsletter – June 2017

Hi everyone, The time has flown by! I started my journey with FoZR in July 2016 as their intern, and my intern year has now come to an end. It has been a year filled with great adventures and new experiences. I have learnt a great deal during the year, and I have loved meeting […]

Read more...