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2020 Sasol Solar Challenge to include secret routes, shorter loops, new towns and sponsors

The 2020 Sasol Solar Challenge is officially open for entries and boasts exciting changes. Participants can look forward to a new route, changes in...

Arbor month: Plant trees, save the world!

South African-based environmental organisation, Greenpop, calls for more tree planting action in response to recent studies. South Africa celebrates Arbor month in September each year....

Dorothy Breed: A rare Breed of doctor

Dr Dorothy Breed, a veterinarian and urban wildlife specialist in the City of Cape Town’s Environmental Management Department, has always had her focus on...

Sanlam Cape Town Marathon intensifying its sustainability efforts

The Sanlam Cape Town Marathon aims to make a real impact in key areas with which the world is currently grappling, including climate action,...

South Africa Dominates Best Safari Parks 2019 List

A detailed analysis of almost 2,400 reviews from safari-goers and African travel experts was carried out to determine the 50 best safari parks on...

City receives industry award for Strand sea wall project

The City of Cape Town recently received an award from the South African Institution of Civil Engineering (SAICE) for the rehabilitation of the Strand...

Nature conservation champion soars his way to success at the City

The City recently appointed Mfundo Tafeni as the Head of Invasive Species Programme within its Biodiversity Management Department. Tafeni started his career at the City...

Clean and green at Vergelegen on World Environment Day

World Environment Day 2019 takes place on Wednesday 5 June, with a focus this year on clean air and limiting air pollution. For families keen...