Nature's Valley Vibes

Nature's Valley Vibes

Madeleine Pienaar
7 July 2016

My name is Madeleine Pienaar and I’m currently studying Conservation Ecology at Stellenbosch University. My friend, Megan, and I decided to intern with the Nature’s Valley Trust during our...

An interns farewell

Chloe Brookes
14 June 2016

My six-month South African adventure has come to an end. I travelled to Plettenberg Bay to learn how to survey and monitor shorebirds but I never expected to also experience such a variety of...

World Oceans Day!

Mark Brown
8 June 2016

The theme for World Oceans Day today is "healthy oceans, healthy planet", and it encapsulates the ethos we have about our work at the Nature’s Valley Trust. So much of what we do involves...

Boats, Birds and Bellyaches

Matthew Logan
11 April 2016

At 5 we woke, down on the beach for 6, ready for action. The boat we were to spend our day on, researching wildlife abundance and ocean conditions, was ready waiting for us on the sand. Framed...

Fish netting like a novice

Jennifer Parker
30 March 2016

There I was, up to my elbows in a bucket of live fish, desperately trying to catch one and measure it in the name of conservation. This was one of many life-time firsts for me as I helped the NVT...

A Cape Cod Goodbye

Brittany Arendse
15 March 2016

Sitting at home on the cold and wintery peninsula of Cape Cod Massachusetts, I wish I could be back on the warm sunny beach of Nature’s Valley, taking a swim in the lagoon. My time with...

Lawnwood’s Slithering Serpents

Brittany Arendse
27 November 2015

With the warm summer months finally here, we will be enjoying the outdoors much more frequently. This includes beautifully scenic hikes in and around Nature’s Valley, fabulous beach time under...

Be glowing and beach-ready this summer!!

Brittany Arendse
13 November 2015

This is for all the ladies out there... Whether you need some pampering after a long, hard 2015 or you just want to spoil yourself with an end of the year treat, stop by Elysian Spa at the...