birds of eden Blog

Our African Grey Project

The aim: Finding a decent solution for the washouts of the African Grey Parrot pet industry in South Africa, a new home for ex-pet African Grey Parrots.

Do Not Miss Out!

This weekend is your last opportunity for our current August Special which sees parents saving up to R395 per ticket for a teenager! 

Welcome Back Monkeyland Kzn!

Finally all four our sanctuaries open to the public from 4 September 2020! Book your KZN visit now! 

Monkeyland Is Opening!

Finally! After 133 days Monkeyland will be open again for visitors on 7 August 2020! 

Birds Of Eden Is Re-opening The 1st Of July 2020

The good news is that the Birds of Eden hiking trail will be opening Wednesday the 1st of July 2020. Just remember to wear your mask for the duration of your visit to Birds of Eden. Our opening times will be a bit different; we will allow hiking at Birds of Eden from 9am to 4pm daily. Our 'venue' will close - strictly - at 5pm. #TheBirdsOfEdenHikingTrail #SAASAvisit #SeeYouSoon

Blue Bird Of Happiness

Ever wonder where this saying comes from? "Blue Bird of Happiness"??

Filming At Birds Of Eden

Please note that Filming for movies, series, TV shows and adverts are always available at our Birds of Eden Sanctuary 

Take A Hike!

Finally it is a good thing when someone says "Take a hike" cause now you can come for a hike through Birds of Eden and enjoy the 13 health benefits that hiking brings to the body, mind and soul. 

3 Fun Facts About African Bird Species

Africa is the world’s second-largest continent and it comes complete with over 850 recorded bird species. Having such a varying, colorful selection of interesting birds, it is, unsurprisingly, a globally-renowned birding destination. 

Skal Garden Route Member In Miami To Receive International Award

Skål Garden Route is delighted to announce that the South African Animal Sanctuary Alliance (SAASA), owners of Monkeyland in The Crags, 2 more sanctuaries in Plett (The Crags) & 1 in Ballito, KZN is the winner of the 2019 Sustainable Tourism Award in the category Major Tourist Attractions. Lara Mostert was in Miami to collect the award on behalf of SAASA.