New director: community affairs, labour and commerce portfolio

Nuusbrokkies

Nuwe Raadslede Namens die Raad van Direkteure van die KBRC wil ek graag ons nuustse direkteur, Mev Liesel Krige gelukwens asook ons nuwe tydelike Onder-Voorsitter Mev Fiona Smith. Baie geluk en baie dankie vir u opofferinge. Suider-Afrikaanse UNESCO hoofkantoor Die KBR het onlangs besoek gekry vanaf n afvaardiging van die Suider-Afrikaanse UNESCO hoofkantoor in Harare. […]

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Leadership changes

The AGM will certainly usher in major changes in the leadership of the KBRC. Vice-chairperson Dr Philip Fourie announced his plans to retire from the board, but undertook to continue with his work on the second Ten Year Report to UNESCO on the state of the Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve, which is due next year. Fanie […]

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Impact of Local Government Elections 2016

Impact of Local Government Elections 2016

OUTREACH The dust is beginning to settle after the Local Government Elections 2016, which affected us in the sense that some of our directors were involved as candidates and in the aftermath we also participated in the election of ward committee members. Congratulations to directors Fanie Krige, who is now Overstrand Municipality’s councillor for Ward […]

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Group of Mooiuitsig residents

Sustainable Development Initiatives taking shape in Hangklip-Kleinmond

OUTREACH Our developmental work in the Grabouw area is well known, but we have now made huge strides in taking sustainable development initiatives to the Hangklip-Kleinmond area. The KBRC is assisting and training interested persons in Mooiuitsig and Kleinmond to form co-operatives to drive projects, such as: A community food garden and a fynbos nursery […]

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B Tech Field Trip

OUTREACH On Friday 15 July 2016 Steve Gildenhuys brought a group of Cape Peninsula University of Technology students who were already in the field of conservation and busy with the 1st or 2nd year of their B Tech Nature Conservation course, to the Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve to experience Landscape Scale Conservation. Their stops included: De […]

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Kogelberg Biosphere Challenge

Kogelberg Biosphere Challenge

OUTREACH The first Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve Challenge held on Saturday 2 July 2016 was marred by a spade of organizational problems, but still was enjoyed by about five hundred athletes and walkers who experienced all facets of a biosphere reserve up close and personally. It was also the first opportunity to blood in our new […]

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Haweskoonmaakaksie

Haweskoonmaakaksie haal Wêreldkalender

OUTREACH Die Kogelberg Biosfeerreservaatmaatskappy het op 4 Junie 2016 betrokke geraak by ‘n haweskoonmaakprojek, wat deur Kleinmond Integrated Fishing Forum (KIFF) gereël is en aansluiting by twee Wêrelddae gevind het – Wêreldomgewingsdag op Sondag 5 Junie en Wêreldoseanedag op 8 Junie. Die aktiwiteit het nie net goed afgeloop nie, maar ook die internasionale World Oceans […]

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