Conservation

Conservation

CONSERVATION

We aim to preserve this area’s rich biodiversity and natural beauty while providing a safe haven for indigenous wildlife. We are privileged to have access to guidance and advice from the WWF, Cape Nature and the Gouritz Cluster Biosphere Reserve.

We are conservationists at heart. We love the outdoors, and we want to share it with you. We’re not just a farm. We’re a home for adventure, discovery, and natural beauty.

The Reserve is named after the Aardvark because they are such an important part of our ecosystem. They have an important function as ‘ecosystem diggers’. No other animal in Africa creates as many large underground burrows as the aardvark. When abandoned, these large burrows provide important shelter to many other animals, for raising their young and protecting them from temperature extremes and predators.

Quartz Field are of particular importance in the conservation of the Succulent Karoo due to the unique microhabitat that it creates.  The Aardvark Bioreserve lies in a geological

We have bugs & bees and we love them! The presence of insects, amphibians and reptiles are a good indicator to the health of an ecosystem. We have a number of

Meet some of our animals on the farm. Our farm is equipped with several bush cameras to capture images and videos of animals in their natural habitats. Most of all

We aim to preserve this area’s rich biodiversity and natural beauty while providing a safe haven for indigenous wildlife. We are privileged to have access to guidance

The water shed moment came with Covid when we return to South Africa and continued to work from the farm. Our passion to restore, protect and preserve

The Klein Karoo forms part of South Africa’s Succulent Karoo Biome, which is identified as one of the country’s three biodiversity hotspots. It is situated in the Western Cape,

The name Karoo comes from an ancient San word meaning Land of Great Thirst, a reference to the arid landscape and harsh climate. The Karoo is split into roughly two sections: the e