Where is it

History of Die Oog

What to look for

What is new

Leopard Toads



Contact us

Friends of Die Oog

The Friends of Die Oog is a voluntary non-profit organization dedicated to the maintenance and improvement of Die Oog as a nature reserve and bird sanctuary, and a natural heritage site of the Constantia valley. The vision of the Friends is to conserve the indigenous flora and fauna and to make Die Oog a place of natural beauty and recreation for the enjoyment and enrichment of future generations.

Membership Join the Friends and help preserve Die Oog for posterity. Annual subscription R50.00 preferably cash or EFT: "Friends of Die Oog" Capitec Bank. Account no: 1519148664 Branch 470010. Post the form to, or put it in the box at 16 Midwood Avenue, Bergvliet 7945. A newsletter of activities is published quarterly.

Help is still needed The Friends welcome donations, grants and sponsorships to help maintain Die Oog and for specific projects including (a) restoration of the wall of the "ancient dam" (survey by Ackerman 1883) (b) planting of water lilies, water blommetjies and other water plants (c) reintroduction of original indigenous species in the area of granite fynbos

Lions Club calendar The Lions Club Internationals' Calendar for 2008 features a beautiful photograph of Die Oog on its front cover.