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Hermanus, the world's foremost land based whale watching destination, is a thriving holiday resort offering residents and holiday makers all modern amenities, yet retaining its fisherman's village charm. The popular resort town of Hermanus, situated between mountain and sea, has gained world-wide recognition as the world's foremost land based whale watching destination. This has resulted in the former fishing village showing a tremendous growth over the last few years.

How many Songs can you see in this artwork?

How many Songs can you see in this artwork?

They Say there is more than 60 songs in this art work

Western Cape Province State of Dams on 2 October 2017

Western Cape Province State of Dams on 2 October 2017

Latest water levels of all the dams in the Western Cape on 2 - 10 - 2017.  The last 10% of a dam's water is difficult to use, the useable water in the dam is approximately 10% less than the dam level.

African Fish-Eagle - Visarend

African Fish-Eagle - Visarend

You needn’t be a serious birder to recognise the yodelling yelp of this striking raptor. Often described as the sound of Africa, the sound evokes lazy rivers and palm-fringed lakeshores, often in duet with the grunting of hippos. And the bird itself, in its black, white and chestnut finery, is equally unmistakable.

The only Jensen Tourer in the world on display at the 2017 Hermanus Whale Festival

This 1939 Jensen Tourer is only surviving example in the world, and is still running in its complete and original form. It epitomizes the glamour of the 1930s era, the Gatsby days, and indeed the most glamorous actor of this time, Clark Gable, was a great Jensen fan.

Latest water levels of all the dams in the Western Cape - 18 September 2017

Latest water levels of all the dams in the Western Cape - 18 September 2017

The State of the Western Cape Province Dams on 2017-09-18.  The last 10% of a dam's water is difficult to use, the useable water in the dam is approximately 10% less than the dam level.

Ben se Fordjie

Ben se Fordjie

Dit is volgens alle rekords is Oom  Ben se 1930 Fordjie die enigste linkerstuur 1930 Fordtjie in die land. Oom Danie Loubser was absoluut oortuig daarvan dat die motor vanuit 'n Argentynse vis-fabriekskip in die Gansbaai Hawe afgelaai is.

Olive thrush, a Southern African bird

Olive thrush, a Southern African bird

“Don’t under estimate this bird, as it is known to kill poisons snakes with one fatal blow to the head.”

Strongest Solar Flare in over a decade

Massive Solar Flare could disrupt internet, TV, cellular & GPS signals.  SANSA has warned that a massive solar flare could disrupt television, cellular and GPS signals in the country. 

African Goshawk, is a Southern African bird that belongs to the Accipitridae bird family

African Goshawk, is a Southern African bird that belongs to the Accipitridae bird family

The African Goshawk is a Southern African bird that belongs to the Accipitridae bird family group which includes birds such as Raptors, Old Vultures, Osprey.

Look out for these 2 tell-tales to spot a hidden whale

Look out for these 2 tell-tales to spot a hidden whale

Two obvious tell tales left by the whales will let you enjoy priceless holiday memories! Have a whale of a time!

 Why it matters how you watch Shark Week

Why it matters how you watch Shark Week

The most important takeaway from “Sharkathon” television is to remember that these shows are primarily entertainment viewing. Enjoy them, but don’t fall for them hook, line and sinker.

Shark Week is a big let-down. But sharks are still super cute!

Shark Week is a big let-down. But sharks are still super cute!

We don't approve of the fake news but we shamelessly exploit Discovery Channel's Shark Week hype to share our favourite fun facts about these brilliant and bizarre creatures. The best part is, it's are all true.

Badly decayed sperm whale washed up in Pearly Beach, thousands of miles from home

Badly decayed sperm whale washed up in Pearly Beach, thousands of miles from home

This is the third sperm whale that has washed up in the Gansbaai area in the last four years which is amazing because we don’t know where they come from.

6 Iconic  museums that depict the colorful lives on the Cape Whale Coast in the times of shipwrecks and whaling.

6 Iconic museums that depict the colorful lives on the Cape Whale Coast in the times of shipwrecks and whaling.

 Make the most of your trip to the whale coast of Southern Africa and explore one of the museums where the history will come alive in the artifacts on display.

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