Marine Week Competition

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#OCEANS 70/20 competition for Ndlambe Schools 

Objective of the competition:

  • encourage schools to improve the state of the environment by using marine resources sustainably.
  • provide everyone with opportunities to acquire the knowledge, values, attitude, commitment and skills needed to protect and enhance the environment.
  • give learners an opportunity to be actively involved towards resolution of environmental issues.

Who will participate?

The Competition is open to all schools in the Ndlambe Municipality.


  • Learners are encouraged to show their creativity and understanding of the theme when presenting their work.
  • The project must be run by Learners under the supervision of Management & Staff of the school.
  • Learners may look at these alternative topics when working on their projects.
  • Art development activities – Paintings, drawing, posters, etc.
  • Re-use of recycled materials to create art related to marine life.
  • Poems and Essays 

Assessment criteria:
Participants will be assessed according to the following criteria:
1. Subject knowledge
2. Originality
3. Presentation
4. Relevance
5. Creativity
Three winners per event site will be selected based on the highest scores attained.

All winners per school Prizes:

Dept. of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (Port Alfred and Port Elizabeth) – Sponsorship of equipment (computer and fax) and resources (stationary) as prizes for competition.
Complimentary tickets to visit Bayworld Oceanarium and SAMREC.

For more information contact:

Did You Know?

“With every breath we take, every drop of water we drink, we’re connected to the ocean. It is our life support system, giving us more than half of the oxygen we breathe, regulating climate, and providing valuable resources.”

- Sylvia Earle (SST Patron)
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