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Happy World Penguin Day!

Happy World Penguin Day! Did you know 11 out of 18 species of penguins are endangered? Take a few minutes today to learn about these… 31 more words

Charismatic Megafauna

The last few days

Busy few days if you ask me! Sunday i finally got put on a penguin pen. The pen where all the strongest and nearest to release birds go… This can only mean one thing, super sore and super bruised hands. 270 more words

South Africa

First week over.

I have officially been back in South Africa for 1 week! Its gone really quick and has been super busy.

Day 1 – I was dropped off at SANCCOB and put on mat and crates… Basically everything gets cleaned once and day. 311 more words

South Africa

My Cape Town Journey

I arrived in Cape Town after a long 22 hour flight with three stopovers. From Manila, I flew for two hours to Hong Kong, and then took an overnight 10-hour flight to Addis Ababa in Ethipoia, and then another five and a half hour flight to Johannesburg, before taking the last two hour flight to Cape Town. 1,021 more words

Honeymooning in Africa: Cape Town

Time for honeymoon, time for our trip of a lifetime! 

It didn’t take us  long to choose our destination, we love travelling, and we know that many destinations can be done in a very special and exclusive way.  1,112 more words


African Penguin Awareness Days Oct. 8 – 16 at Newport Aquarium

By: Ric Urban, Chief Conservation Officer

Newport Aquarium is celebrating African Penguin Awareness Week October 8th  through October 16th. On Saturday, October 8th we are kicking off African Penguin Awareness Day with an entire week focused on African Penguins. 794 more words

Cape Town

Cape Town is a beautiful city. The natural setting of the area has nearly everything one would want as a place to live as it has both scenic mountains and a pristine sea with white sand beaches. 766 more words