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Unfortunately, our Cape Town Centre will not be able to accommodate visits/tours during the rebuilding
of our seabird hospital, expected to be completed by the end of October 2017.

Please contact us with any queries you may have. Thank you for your understanding.

VISIT OUR SEABIRD REHABILITATION CENTRE

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ur trained guide will take you and your party on an informative ‘behind the scenes’ tour through the SANCCOB Centre – where you will get a glimpse into the working life of a busy seabird hospital, see how the birds are cared for, treated and fed, and – if you’re lucky – you’ll get to meet one of our ambassador penguins.

  • Maximum 10 people
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Tours available every day of the week from 10am-4pm (2pm on Sundays)
  • R50 per person
  • Special kids’ tours include fun activities: Story time with Stubby, Plastic pollution with Princess, or Arts & crafts with Rocky.
  • In depth 2.5 hour personalised tours (max 3 people) also available at R500 per person
  • 30-45 minute tours available at our Cape St Francis Centre (weekdays only from 10am-3pm)

Tours are weather permitting (as the Centres are not covered) and depend on availability of staff members. Cash or cards accepted on site.

Call 021 557 6155 or email alex@sanccob.co.za to book for Tableview.

Call 042 298 0160 to book for Cape St Francis

SCHOOLS

Unfortunately not available during rebuilding operations.

Environmental education experiences are designed to highlight our conservation message. Our educators work with you to develop the best learning experience for your class, either at SANCCOB, a local beach or your school. We offer many interesting and engaging lessons, including tours of the facility, encounters with our ambassador birds, bird watching and beach clean-ups. A full break down of currently available SANCCOB lessons is available on request.

Call our Education team on 021 557 6155 or email education@sanccob.co.za.

EDUCATIONAL TALKS AND LECTURES

Unfortunately not available during rebuilding operations.

We’ll bring our Informative and entertaining presentations to your church, library, retirement village, business premises, etc. When booking, be sure to let us know which aspects of our work are of particular interest to you so that we can include these in the presentation.

Book with our Education Team on 021 557 6155 or email education@sanccob.co.za.

SKYPE IN THE CLASSROOM

SANCCOB Education Skypes with on average 2000 learners per month from across the globe. South Africans and Internationals can meet an African penguin and participate in an interactive, educational lesson through Skype. A full break down of currently available SANCCOB Skype lessons is available on request.

Call our Education team on 021 557 6155 or email education@sanccob.co.za.

BIRTHDAY PARTIES

Unfortunately not available during rebuilding operations.

Experience a penguin party with a difference. Host your birthday party at SANCCOB in Cape Town, Table View or have us come out to you.

Call our Education team on 021 557 6155 or email education@sanccob.co.za.

Research Library

Useful research publications compiled by SANCCOB’s Research Department