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Seventeen juvenile loggerhead turtles returned to ocean after Aquarium rehabilitation

Seventeen juvenile loggerhead turtles returned to ocean after Aquarium rehabilitation 29 January 2015

This morning, we released 17 juvenile loggerhead turtles back into the ocean. Check out our tweets and video here.

Follow our turtle release live on Twitter

Follow our turtle release live on Twitter 28 January 2015

Tomorrow, a number of these turtles will be released off the coast of Durban. The release is weather and sea conditions permitting, but we hope to bring you this event live as it happens, via Twitter.

Become a Solemate in February to win a second membership

Become a Solemate in February to win a second membership 27 January 2015

We’re spreading the love by offering all new Aquarium members who sign up during February a chance to win a two-for-one Solemates membership deal.

In loving memory of Lewis Jason, Aquarium volunteer

In loving memory of Lewis Jason, Aquarium volunteer By Nathalie Viljoen / 26 January 2015

In loving memory of Lewis Jason, an Aquarium ambassador volunteer, who passed away on 17 December 2014 at the age of 90.

Lewis, a master jeweller by trade, fell in love with the “beasties” (as he called the minute, microscopic animals) at the Aquarium’s Microscope Exhibit in 1996, just months after the Aquarium opened.

Enthusiastic and nature-loving Grade 6s needed!

Enthusiastic and nature-loving Grade 6s needed! 24 January 2015

Our annual Junior Biologist course is approaching, and we are looking for applicants from all over Cape Town.