Wavescape Festival – Clifton 4th Beach
Nov06

Wavescape Festival – Clifton 4th Beach

Wavescape Festival – Clifton 4th Beach Join us under the stars for the 14th year of the Wavescape Surf & Ocean conservation festival. We’re proud to have become one of Cape Town’s premier summer festivals. This year, we bring you 26 surfing and ocean films from around the world screened in 3 indoor locations, The Labia Cinema (6pm and 8pm, Thu 7 to Sun 10 Dec, R80), Jack Black Beer (7pm, 5th Dec, R80) and Wawa Wooden...

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A true story about Turtles – Georgina Jones
Oct25

A true story about Turtles – Georgina Jones

Over a hundred million years ago, a lumbering armour-plated creature decided to head back to the sea. Maybe life on land was just too dangerous. Or maybe the effort of hauling all that armour around on its sturdy legs was just too much. Or maybe there was tempting food to be had.  Our guest contributor, Georgina Jones, a highly-regarded marine naturalist and author, shares her extensive marine knowledge on turtles with our...

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Is Fish Farming the Solution to Over Fishing?
Sep05

Is Fish Farming the Solution to Over Fishing?

Is Fish Farming the Solution to Over Fishing? Decades of industrialised over-fishing have decimated our stocks of wild fish.  Against a backdrop of the global population explosion and a relentless human appetite for fish, Amanzi Magazine explores whether the business of fish farming is a sustainable answer to future food security. Is Fish Farming the Solution to Over Fishing?   We explore Aquaculture from 2 different angles...

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3 Swim-Run events – 2 Cape Town Beaches
Sep04

3 Swim-Run events – 2 Cape Town Beaches

3 Swim-Run events – 2 Cape Town Beaches  Swim & Run 2 of Cape Town’s most Iconic Beaches – Amanzi Magazine Clean C, who run Cape Town’s beach clean-ups, are hosting beautiful & inspired 3 swim-run events on 2 Cape Town beaches, which are family-friendly and for a great cause…uplifting and encouraging youth to live active healthy lifestyles by playing sport.  Milnerton Lighthouse – 4th...

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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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A Drop in the Ocean – Davey du Plessis in his pedal boat
Apr02

A Drop in the Ocean – Davey du Plessis in his pedal boat

A Drop in the Ocean Starting their voyage from Cape Town in April 2015, Durban based brothers Davey du Plessis (26) and Richie Wolff (21) will endure the ultimate physical and mental challenge – crossing the Atlantic Ocean by means of a customised pedal boat, with no engine or sail and become a drop in the ocean. This 6450 kilometre journey, from Cape Town to Rio de Janeiro, is expected to take between 90 to 150 days and will test...

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