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 “This cape is a most stately thing and the fairest cape we saw in the whole circumference of the Earth.”

Oh  dear - What have we done!

In 1580, British navigator Sir Francis Drake passed the Cape of Good Hope, and later wrote: FACT File Live Menu

The Hout Bay Heritage proudly an Associate Member of I.N.T.O.
he  International  National Trust Organisation

Hout Bay Heritage  - Helping to build Community Pride. www.houtbayheritage.org.za

NEW Click to locate >    Western Cape Conservation Bodies (HWC External link)

Why are we losing our heritage sites? What can we do to stop the decay?

Hout Bay supports  Responsible Tourism

Become a Hout Bay Heritage Supporter


The information in this website has been compiled over several years and to the best of our knowledge is as accurate as can be ascertained by the Association at the time. However, it is possible that inaccuracies exist for which the Association apologises. We would be happy to correct any errors or conflicts that the reader identifies and would be pleased if you would report them to our Webmaster at HB.Heritage@zsd.co.za . We thank you  for your co-operation.

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