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Thinking of visiting SANParks?

Here are some key health and safety measures to observe when doing so.

Rangers will be positioned at entry points to check that visitors are compliant with Covid-19 regulations stipulated by the National Coronavirus Command Council (NCCC).

Silvermine

The following protocols have been put in place:

  • Gate entry times will be 07h00 am – 18h00 pm with exit time at 19h00 pm daily.
  • No mask – no entry.
  • Limitations of visitor numbers may be imposed at the Picnic site at sergeant ranger’s discretion.
  • Freestanding braai Gas stoves are not permitted at the picnic site and we encourage guests to make use of the existing braai facilities.
  • Maintain social distancing by at least 1.5m at all times.
  • No alcohol and no Gazebos permitted on site.

Boulders

The following protocols have been put in place:

  • Entry times at Boulders will be 08h00 am – 16h00 pm.
  • The curio shop will be open for these times as well.
  • Visitors will be screened upon entry. No mask – no entry.
  • Limitations for the boardwalks are 45 people at any given time with a maximum of 45 people on the beach.
  • Visitors are requested to respect penguins and to remain in the boardwalk at all times.
  • Maintain social distancing by at least 1.5m at all times.

Newlands and Oudekraal Picnic Sites

The following protocols have been put in place:

  • Please note these two picnic sites will open for the National Heritage Day only and will reopen again on Thursday, 01 October 2020.
  • Entry times at Newlands and Oudekraal will be 08h00 am – 16h00 pm.
  • Visitors will be screened upon entry. No mask – no entry.
  • Newlands will take a maximum of 350 people while Oudekraal will take a maximum of 250 people only.
  • Freestanding braai Gas stoves are not permitted at the picnic sites and we encourage guests to make use of the existing braai facilities.
  • Maintain social distancing by at least 1.5m at all times.
  • No alcohol and no Gazebos permitted on site.

We encourage all visitors to adhere to the regulations imposed by the NCCC and SANParks. We kindly request all visitors to pick up their litter after use. For the love of nature: Take only photos and leave only footprints

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