Tag Archives: African Penguins

SANCCOB celebrates African penguins and 20 years of democracy in true style

To kick off a month of ocean-related activities, SANCCOB (The Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds) has launched a series of stylish posters to celebrate African penguins and to pay tribute to 20 years of democracy in … Continue reading

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Celebrate African Penguin Awareness Day on 11 October

African Penguin Awareness Day (APAD) will be celebrated once again this year on the 11th October. Aday dedicated to raising worldwide awareness about the plight of the endangered African penguin, it isoften an unknown fact thatless than 2% of the … Continue reading

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Waddle for a Week .. for penguins

Monday 10th March  to Saturday 15th March 2014: 120 kms in 6 days Every year the AKAA (animal Keepers Association of Africa) run a campaign which involves a walk done in order to create awareness about the  endemic & endangered … Continue reading

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Beakie's Adventure Continues

Earlier this year, SANCCOB (the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds) released the story of Beakie, an African penguin that was hit by a speeding vehicle at Boulders Beach, Simon’s Town on African Penguin Awareness Day, 13 … Continue reading

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Waddle for a penguin – Sat 21 April 2012

Cape Point Route LOVES penguins and so does the Animal Keepers Association of Africa…  In fact the AKAA love penguins so much they are waddling for a week to raise awareness for the African Penguin. The Penguin Promises Waddle for … Continue reading

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Penguin Promises – Waddle for a Week 2012

The Penguin Promises Waddle for a Week 2012 is a proud AKAA initiative (Animal Keepers Association of Africa) It is estimated that the African penguin could be extinct in the wild within 15 years. This startling fact has inspired a group … Continue reading

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Gay Penguin couple separated

We picked up this article in the Huffington Post about a gay African Penguin couple that are being separated so they can breed with females…. Down here on the Cape Point Route we are well aware that the African Penguins … Continue reading

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CPR Restaurants with Fireplaces: Boulders Beach Restaurant

Introducing our Cape Point Route collection of restaurants with fireplaces on the Cape Peninsula. Cape Town winters call for the glow of a roaring fire so we’re letting you know where to eat and drink and unwind in front of a … Continue reading

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Waddling for a Week – 23 – 28 May 2011

Cape Point Route wishes the PROMISES FOR PENGUINS team a fantastic waddling week as they journey from Gansbaai to Boulders Beach . Starting date 23 May 2011 and finishing on the 28 May 2011 at Boulders Beach in Simon’s Town … Continue reading

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