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Media Release: Visit Camdeboo for free during SA National Parks Week

03 September 2013

From Monday, 9 September until Friday 13, September, you can visit Camdeboo National Park for free.  This is thanks to the fact that South African National Parks (SANParks), the country’s body charged with the management of national parks, will be allowing locals with valid identity documents an opportunity to spend a day at a national park of their choice, free of charge.

Media Release: No getting out of vehicles in National Parks

28 August 2013

As South African National Parks (SANParks) readies to host an influx of thousands of visitors during the eighth annual SA National Parks Week from 9 to 13 September 2013, a disturbing trend in local parks has to be brought to the attention of visitors.

Media Release: Trees for Camdeboo Campsite

22 August 2013

A project aimed at greening the Camdeboo National Park campsite came to fruition recently after a cash injection of more than R20 000 in the form of donations by members of the public. The project was promoted on the SANParks website over the past year and received a number of generous donations towards improving the environment for future Park visitors.

Honorary Rangers wanted

02 August 2013

Camdeboo National Park and SANParks Honorary Rangers are calling on all members of the public interested in becoming Honorary Rangers to join them at a re-establishment meeting next week.

Media Release: Camdeboo National Park hosts "Take a girl child to work"

05 June 2013

Camdeboo National Park, outside Graaff-Reinet, hosted nine girls from three high schools in the town to participate in its “Take a girl child to work” event last week.  The Grade 11 learners spent the day in the Park learning about careers within South African National Parks (SANParks).

Earth Day celebrated in Camdeboo National Park

24 April 2013

Camdeboo National Park, outside Graaff-Reinet, spearheaded Earth Day activities in the town on Monday 22 April 2013 – encouraging environmental action in the area. This was the first time the Park joined in this international initiative by hosting its first ever border clean-up.

Media Release: Camdeboo National Park to celebrate Earth Day 2013

17 April 2013

The 43rd anniversary of Earth Day will be celebrated in 2013. This day marks an opportunity for volunteers to initiate actions towards a sustainable future. Earth Day is a global attempt for international co-operation to address issues such as global warming, toxic waste, destruction of rainforests, expanding deserts and ocean pollution. Individuals and organisations are encouraged to use Earth Day to take environmental action in their area. 

Fun and games guaranteed at Camdeboo National Park

27 November 2012

Children aged 8 to 14 are invited to join in on the fun-filled holiday programme being hosted at the Camdeboo National Park from Monday 10 to Friday 14 December.  As it has been in the past, this programme is guaranteed to be one of the best options for parents hoping to keep the youngsters entertained.

Media Release: Camdeboo National Park greening Graaff-Reinet schools

02 November 2012

Camdeboo National Park, together with Working for Water, spent some time with two Graaff-Reinet schools recently.  The purpose was to educate Grade 8 learners on the importance of trees in the ecosystem, and to plant some trees on the school premises.

Media Release: Camdeboo National Park teaches about ecology

02 November 2012

Camdeboo National Park recently played host to approximately 100 people working on programmes as part of its Biodiversity and Social Projects (BSP).  The theme of the day was ecology, and how everything in nature is dependent on each other in order to survive.

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