CapeNature, the public institution with the statutory responsibility for biodiversity conservation in South Africa's Western Cape, is allowing free access to all CapeNature reserves on Youth Day (16 June 2019) to all persons aged 35 and under. Visitors will only need to provide an identification document to verify their age. The free access fee will pertain to general access (conservation fee) and hiking, mountain biking and picnicking. Normal rates and access fees apply for any accommodation booked online or through CapeNature's call centre.
CapeNature is in charge of all the reserves within the Western Cape inheriting 24 Nature Reserves stretching from the Boland to the Garden Route regions.