Nature is calling
– Helderberg Nature Reserve –
We are open
Photograph by Joe Smereczansky
Welcome to our corner of paradise
The Friends of the Helderberg Nature Reserve is situated in Somerset West on the slopes of the beautiful Helderberg Mountain overlooking False Bay,
What to do at Helderberg Nature Reserve
Explore the best our Nature Reserve has to offer:
There are several walks in the Reserve, ranging from 2.2km to a 7 hour hike.
Bring your picnic basket! Regretably no braai or gas burning equipment allowed.
Fauna & Flora
The rich natural environment is home to a wide variety of plant and animal life.
Open 7 days a week. Visit our gift shop,
apply for annual membership.
We host regular nature walks and hikes,
the popular “Concerts in the Park”
and our newly “Helderberg Book Festival” events.
The restaurant is closed until further notice.
News & Events
Nov 29, 2023 Nov 29, 2023 The Friends Newsletter for November 2023 is available as a pdf. Click HERE to read our newsletter.
Aug 10, 2023 Click to read the Helderberg Quarterly Report Helderberg_Quarterly Report Apr-Jun 2023
Jul 25, 2023 The Friends Newsletter for July 2023 is available as a pdf. Click HERE to read our newsletter.
FRIENDS OF THE HELDERBERG NATURE RESERVE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 10 May 2023 at 5.00pm Please click on the documents below for your consideration: HNR_AGENDA_FOR_MEETING_10_MAY_2023 2022_AGM_Minutes.02
Click below to read the Helderberg Quarterly Report Helderberg_Quarterly Report Oct-Dec2022
Mar 17, 2023 | News The Friends Newsletter for March 2023 is available as a pdf. Click HERE to read our newsletter.
The Friends' Membership Renewal is attached as a PDF. Click here to read the details 2023.24_Membership_Renewal_Letter
The Oak Café is closed until further notice. Please click here for more information.2021 OAK CAFE INFO
Never get lost in the Reserve again: Free Download, Outdoor Active App for Smartphones, can be used all over the world.
PSHB - Awareness to CT Residents 10_4_2019
Become an Annual Member and enjoy free entry at any time.
In joining you can contribute to the reserve and receive benefits too.