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SA Marine Rehabilitation And Education Centre

ABOUT

Visit the penguins at the wonderful SAMREC discovery centre! Tours of the facility run anytime from 10:00am till 15:00pm daily. Children will particularly enjoy the special tour that starts at 14:00pm as they will be able to take part in feeding the penguins their afternoon meal.

On every first Saturday of the month, SAMREC runs the Little Blues Club for children between the ages of 7 and 12  years old. Children get the opportunity to assist with the duties at SAMREC. Duties  can include scrubbing penguin poo of the rocks in the penguin enclosure, hanging up wet towels or folding dry towels. Once the hard work is done, they play games and go for beach walks to collect litter, explore rock pools or they participate in other activities such as arts and crafts, quiz games and scavenger hunts. Fees for the Little Blues club is R50 a session and covers lunch and materials used for the day.

Visitors can also pop in to the Flying Penguin Cafe to enjoy delicious home baked cup cakes, shortbread, tarts and a variety of light meals in the peaceful Nature Reserve of Cape Recife.

COSTS


Adults: R30

Children: R20

Pensioners: R20

Little Blues Club: R50




OPENING HOURS

Open:
Monday to Sunday
9:00am – 16:00pm

Closed:
Christmas and New Year’s holidays 

TOP TIPS

Please contact us to make your booking for parties or large groups to avoid disappointment! 

Children’s play area suitable for children up to 10 years old.

CONTACT DETAILS

Address:
Cape Recife Nature Reserve
Port Elizabeth
Eastern Cape
South Africa

Phone:
041 583 1830

Email:  info@samrec.org.za

Web: http://www.samrec.org.za/


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