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Jukani Is Re-opening The 13th Of July 2020

Come and celebrate your birthday with us as we celebrate the fact that we are re-opening for public visits. From the 13th of July we will allow visitors to stroll through our wildlife sanctuary again. To qualify for your complimentary entry and stroll, simply request the COVID birthday special at reception and show your ID, drivers licence, passport or a birth certificate. If you celebrate your birthday between 27 March 2020 and the 31st of July 2020 you will qualify. #SeeYouSoon #SAASAv...

Celebrate With Us

We are so happy to anounce that the Birds of Eden hiking trail will re-open Wednesday 1 July 2020.

Winners In The 2019 Skål Sustainable Tourism Awards

On 15 September 2019, during the opening ceremony of the 80th Skål World Congress held onboard the Royal Caribbean “Symphony of the Seas” – SAASA was awarded the prestigious accolade of being Global “Major Tourist Attraction”, making SAASA the official winners of the 2019 Skål Sustainable Tourism Awards in the category of Major Tourist Attraction.

5 Reasons Why You Should Not Raise Wild Animals As Pets

Should you try to rescue that abandoned baby bunny or bird? Absolutely not, and here's why.

The Heartbreaking World Of Captive Exotic Birds

These powerful portraits will make you think twice before bringing home a cockatoo or macaw. In his evocative "Earthbound" series, photographer Oliver Regueiro pulls back the curtain on what it means to own an exotic bird — warts and all. This male citron cockatoo named Scruffy Joe was surrendered to a sanctuary after his former owner realized the bird needed more time and attention than he could manage.