Friends of van Stadens holds open day

2019-10-03 06:01

THE Friends of van Stadens, a non-profit organisation, will hold their annual fundraising open day at the Van Stadens Wild Flower Reserve on Saturday, October 12.

The family fun day will leave the starting blocks at 08:00 with a 9km trail run, followed by a 4km trail run at 08:15. The event is organised by Elsen Academy – a non-profit organisation catering for the needs of children with learning barriers – and the entry fee is R50 and R30 respectively.

Plant lovers can look forward to an indigenous plant sale from 09:00 to 13:00.

At 10:00, a family mountain bike ride organised by Fat Tracks, will take to the dirt road. The entry fee is R30 per cyclists.

Participants can enter on the day for the trail run and mountain bike ride.

Funds raised will go towards the maintenance of the reserve by the Friends of van Stadens.

For more information, contact 083 667 7322 or visit


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