On 30 October, SANCCOB saves seabirds partnered with SANParks - Table Mountain National Park, ARG Design and the Commodore Hotel to host the 11th annual SANCCOB Benefit Auction . Held at the prestigious Clipper Restaurant at The Commodore Hotel (V&A Waterfront, Cape Town), the event was proudly hosted by South African comedian and master of ceremonies, Nik Rabinowitz, together with special guests, Michelle and Riaan Garforth-Venter. Leading the exciting auction proceedings was Matthew Theron from Theron Auctioneers.
Hosted by SANCCOB saves seabirds and and SANParks - Table Mountain National Park, the annual Penguin Festival began with the beach release of 47 rescued African penguins at Seaforth Beach, Simon's Town. The moving event was streamed live to the V&A Waterfront Amphitheatre where viewers also got to meet Rocky, one of SANCCOB's ambassador penguins.