4th June 2019- Monthly Talk

The Hidden Waters of Cape Town Presented by BRIAN KIRSCH CAPE TOWN and Vicinity Registered TOUR GUIDE [Reg.no. WC 6971] After many years in the corporate world Brian took early retirement and decided to put his passion for Cape Town to productive use and re qualified...

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Bird and animal lists in the Reserve

Tygerberg Nature Reserve boasts an impressive list of animals, birds and flora. Below are lists of what you can expect to find in the reserve. Mammals Birds Amphibians Insects Reptiles Plants    

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Cannon firing

6 pounder  and original 12 pounder   History of the muzzle loading cannon on the Tygerberg Hills nature reserve The original 12 pounder Dutch signal cannon was moved in 1994 to the entrance of the Parow Municipal Building. In 1996 Vice Admiral Simpson – Anderson...

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Wheelchair path

Access for person in a wheelchair Did you know that Tygerberg Nature Reserve has a wheelchair friendly path? The friends work team finished the construction of the 500m long wheelchair path in the Tygerberg Nature Reserve. The opening took place on Heritage Day 24...

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C.R.E.W.

    CREW OUTINGS in JULY 2018 6 July – Paardeberg – Outside Malmesbury on the farm Fynbos Estate. Gurli and myself ( FoTH) combined with Petra from BCA tackle the search of the special Erica hippurus (EN) after a 4x4 route we have to walk and fight our path...

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Hacks

  2018  Hacking  during the month from 9am to 3pm ,  on friday and hackers are welcome to join in. Bring your bush saw and lopper if you have.  We assemble before 9 at the centre and drive to site at the moment. Take water and snack with. We work in the reserve...

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Tygerberg Nature Reserve

www.capetown.gov.za/Family%20and%20home/See-all-city-facilities/Our-recreational-facilities/Nature%20reserves/Tygerberg%20Nature%20Reserve   Tygerberg Nature Reserve Biodiversity Management BranchEnvironmental Resource Management/ Energy, Environment &...

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Events in the past

Join the Friends on special days for Cannon firing. Take a botanical walk with CREW The Tygerberg CREW (Custodians of rare and endangered wildflowers) will do a botanical walk on the request of the public . Start at the Welgemoed entrance to the Tygerberg Nature...

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Upcoming Event

July 2019. Still to announce.

General Information

Tygerberg Nature Reserve

Address: Totius Street, Welgemoed.

Opening hours:
SUMMER: October to March
Week days: 07h30 – 18h00
Weekends: 07h30 – 19h00

WINTER: April to September
Week days: 07h30 – 17h00
Weekends: 07h30 – 18h00

Entrance fees:
Adults: R14
Children 3 to 17yrs: R7
Children under 3yrs: Free
Senior citizen (60 yrs and older): R7
Student with valid student card: R7
Booked learner: R6
Booked learner Feeding scheme etc– approved by EE officer: Free
Friends of Tygerberg Hills: Free
Vehicle: disabled drop off only: Free