History

In the early 1960’s, The Rotary Club of Somerset West suggested that a Nature Reserve would benefit the Community. On 3 October 1964, the farmland was opened as a reserve by the Administrator of the Cape.

Curators of the reserve

  • 1963 – Mr. Harry Wood
  • 1974 – Mr. Douglas Wood
  • 1981 – Mr. Nico Myburgh
  • 1990 – Mr. Gerald Wright

Reserve managers

  • 2003 – Miss Tracy Sampson
  • 2004 – Mr. Paul Koker
  • 2006 – Mr. Owen Wittridge