Witzands Aquifer Nature Reserve

Area: Atlantis, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Physical Address: Corner West Coast Road (R27) and Dassenberg Drive (R307), Atlantis, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Phone: +27 (0)21 444 7687
Fax: +27 (0)21 628 4872
GPS Co-Ordinates: -33.629602, 18.439821
Web: www.capetown.gov.za/Family%20and%20home/see-all-city-facilities/our-recreational-facilities/Nature%20reserves/Witzands%20Aquifer%20Nature%20Reserve

Witzands Aquifer Nature Reserve, Atlantis, 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. At the Witzands Aquifer Nature Reserve, guided walks and education programmes as well as presentations are available on request. Become a volunteer and spend some time with staff at the nature reserve.
You can find the Atlantis Dunes, Strandveld vegetation and biodiversity in abundance at the reserve.

Opening hours
By prior arrangement only

Features and facilities
Path and walkways

Hiking and walking
Nature watching
Educational programmes

Facility sizes
Approximately 1 700 hectares

Document downloads
Witzands Aquifer Nature Reserve Map - 30/04/2015, Map - 222.5 KB (PDF)
Witzands Aquifer Nature Reserve Information Pamphlet - 04/01/2016, Pamphlet - 439 KB (PDF)
CCT Nature Reserves: A Network of Amazing Biodiversity Booklet - 31/01/2010, Booklet - 3.9 MB (PDF)
Nature Reserves and other protected areas Map - 30/06/2014, Map - 569.2 KB (PDF)

If there are any errors in the above information, please notify us via an email to info@westerncapecommunity.co.za

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