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Mossel Bay

Boggomsbaai and the quirky Fred Orban

The Buffalo Rally was on and Mossel Bay was full of bikers. And dog-friendly posed a challenge, so I wasn’t quite sure what to expect when Mossel Bay Tourism suggested that I stay in Boggomsbaai.

Well, it has a stunning (officially dog-unfriendly) beach, Fred Orban lives here, and there are no shops or pubs or restaurants at all (unless you’re participating in the Oystercatcher Trail, when you’ll be convivially hosted in their quite surprising establishment).Read More »Boggomsbaai and the quirky Fred Orban

The most memorable & thought-provoking experience anywhere!

Much has been made of the fact that the earliest artifacts of modern man were discovered at Mossel Bay.  So this is where modern man evolved, on the southern coast of the African continent.  So what?

Then do yourself a favour – a big favour – and go on Dr Peter Nilssen’s Point of Human Origins Experience.  It’s an experience and a memory that will last a lifetime!

Peter and his colleague, Jonathon Kaplan, were appointed to prepare the Archaeological Impact Assessment for the Pinnacle Point Golf Estate on the outskirts of Mossel Bay which led to the discovery of this unique piece of human history and the research that followed.Read More »The most memorable & thought-provoking experience anywhere!