Zandvlei Estuary Nature Reserve, Steenberg, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Cape Town is unique due to its high concentration of local flora and fauna species. Our nature reserves protect and conserve our city’s natural areas and biodiversity heritage. Zandvlei Estuary Nature Reserve is within walking distance of Steenberg and Lakeside Station. The reserve has an Environmental Education Centre that offers various programmes for learners.
The reserve has a jetty, bird hides and picnics sites, and offers the opportunity for activities such as boating, walking and windsurfing.
The Friends of the Zandvlei Trust help with conservation, education and awareness projects.
Monday to Friday: 07:30 to 16:00
Closed on weekends
Entrance is free
Features and facilities
Environmental education centre
Picnic and braai areas
Picnics and braaing
Zandvlei Estuary Nature Reserve Map - 30/04/2015, Map - 783.2 KB(PDF)
CCT Nature Reserves: A Network of Amazing Biodiversity Booklet - 31/01/2010, Booklet - 3.9 MB(PDF)
Environmental Education Day Programmes at Nature Reserves for 2016 - 21/12/2016, Programme overview - 343.4 KB(PDF)
Nature Reserves and other protected areas Map - 30/06/2014, Map - 569.2 KB(PDF)
CCT Nature Reserves: 2016 Facilities, Programmes and Events Schedule Pamphlet - 31/07/2015, Pamphlet - 192.2 KB (PDF)