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Public Lecture

Public Lecture By: Prof Mike Davies-Coleman
Molecules and Marine Life in Algoa Bay - a journey of discovery
Launch of international South African Hope Spots presentation prior to the lecture by SST CEO, Tony Ribbink.

Professor Davies-Coleman is...


Fun in the schools programme

There was much excitement as learners from Kenton, Klipfontein and Nompucuko Primary schools were introduced to exploring the coastal and estuarine environment in Kenton, Bushman's and Kwaaihoek as citizen scientists.
The Klipfontein Education...


World Oceans Day preview

Plett Hope Spot's proposed World Oceans Day activities - visit their Facebook Page for updates:

  • A reef dive to clean the reef, organised with Pro Dive; 
  • A beach clean-up; 
  • A small kiddies program;
  • A beach volleyball competition;
  • An art...




Competition Judges

Thank you to our 2013 Photo Competition JUDGES, you are GREAT!

Follow this link and find out more about Eleanor Yeld Hutchings; Dalfrenzo Laing; Peter Chadwick; Hanli Prinsloo; Fiona Ayerst; and Peter van Kets. Each championing our oceans in their...



2013 Photo Competition update

2013 Photo Competition update - the photos are with the judges and the challenge to short list entries in the various categories is on. The photo book editing process is in full swing as well as are plans for the book and Hope Spot launch tour in...


Easter Saturday Edu Photo Walk

On Easter Saturday morning the SST team with photographers David Stott and Cherry Smith set off to explore the Kenton on Sea Rocky Shores. While the nippy morning made for few beach visitors, some eager enthusiasts turned up to join SST and soon...


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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