• National Arbor Week

    South Africa celebrates National Arbor Week from 1-7 September annually and it is an opportune time to call on all South Africans to plant indigenous trees as a practical and symbolic gesture of sustainable environmental management. The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF), as the custodian of forestry in

  • Bethesda Veg Garden

    Bethesta is an NPO in Hout Bay, that assists people with disabilities to become self sufficient. Keep Hout Bay Beautiful is helping them to create a community fruit and vegetable garden. Pop us a mail if you want to volunteer or donate! We are saving up for spades, forks, wheelbarrows, irrigation

  • Mandela Day – Planting on the traffic island at the Oakhurst Spar

    Mandela Day is a special day for everyone in South Africa, also for Keep Hout Bay Beautiful! Our green thumbs were planting on Mandela Day on the traffic island at the Oakhurst Spar. We planted four Gazania’s and four vygies to make the island more beautiful for everyone. Vygies are one

  • Planting at the Police Station

    Our team was out this morning again to keep Hout Bay beautiful with our first planting project at the Police Station in Hout Bay. With the permission and help of Police Officer Tanya Lesch, we planted 14 Cape Honeysuckles along the green fence by the Main Road. The idea is