|Address: Hlanga Road, Khayelitsha|
|Opening hours: 08:00 – 16:00|
|Size: 45 hectares|
Khayelitsha Wetlands Park is a wetlands area with a growing eco-system. Due to its location and extent, it presents an exceptional gateway into Khayelitsha, and showcases sustainable development.
The wetland is of important conservation value and is populated by many birds, including herons and is a nesting site for a diversity of migrant birds.
The opportunities presented by this urban wetland park include the establishment of habitat diversity, environmental education, ecotourism, economic benefits, visual relief in an urban environment, recreation and social benefits.
There is a playground for children, skate park and African mosaic murals for added interest.
African mosaic murals
Footpaths / tracks
Dogs on leashes allowed
Fenced off / enclosed area