1 October 2015
17 October 2015 (Saturday) is African Penguin Awareness Day, dedicated to raising worldwide awareness about the plight of the endangered African penguin – the only penguin endemic to the African continent. Join the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds (SANCCOB) and the South African National Parks – Table Mountain National Park (SANParks) for the annual Penguin Festival at Boulder's Beach (Simon's Town, Western Cape).
9 September 2015
SANCCOB (the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds) in Cape St. Francis (Eastern Cape) is celebrating African Penguin Awareness Day on 17 October 2015 with a public penguin release at the Seal Point Lighthouse and a Penguin Benefit Event at The St. Francis Links. Funds raised on the day will go towards the centre’s on-going conservation work with endangered African penguins.