My life through GoPro with Faine Loubser
Aug03

My life through GoPro with Faine Loubser

She’s an ambassador for Penny Skateboards, a film student, cold-water diver and all-round adventure junkie.  She shares her life through GoPro. She was also named one of ORMS’s favourite instagrammers and has 17.5k followers. Who is Faine Loubser?  Amanzi Magazine gets to know this 20-year-old inspiration. Tell us a bit about yourself? I’m 20 years old and was born in Paarl (of all places). I spent the first few years...

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Divers mapping fish distribution in South Africa for the Sea Fish Atlas
Apr09

Divers mapping fish distribution in South Africa for the Sea Fish Atlas

Divers mapping fish distribution in South Africa for the Sea Fish Atlas Anyone who has ever experienced our underwater world in South Africa or visited one of our beautiful aquariums will know how incredibly diverse our marine fish are. In fact, of all the fish families worldwide, over 80% are represented in South African waters and, of these, 13% are endemic and only found in southern Africa! For example the klipfish, seabreams and...

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Nudibranchs the most gorgeous marine animals keep scuba divers fascinated
Mar20

Nudibranchs the most gorgeous marine animals keep scuba divers fascinated

Nudibranchs the most gorgeous marine animals keep scuba divers fascinated Author: Georgina Jones of Sea Slug Atlas Nudibranchs, or sea slugs, are possibly the most gorgeous marine animals of all. The extraordinary variety of their colours and shapes keeps scuba divers fascinated over years of spotting them. South African nudibranchs, like our seas, span a huge range from tropical animals to ones which prefer cooler or even cold water....

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WP Aquatics Showcase Watersports and Water safety
Mar04

WP Aquatics Showcase Watersports and Water safety

WP Aquatics Showcase Watersports and Water safety The City’s Sea Point swimming pool played host to an aquatics carnival on the 1 march, which it is hoped will become an annual event. One of the City of Cape Town’s flagship facilities partnered with Western Province Aquatics to host this event at the newly renovated Sea Point swimming pool. This water-based fun day is aimed at bringing communities and families together and introducing...

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