The 13th annual Wavescape Festival runs until Sunday December 11. In addition to other festival events, the film festival part of the programme, 26 ocean and surfing films will be screened at two other venues alongside Clifton.
These 10 salty tales by 10 ocean gurus are MC’ed by filmmaker and marine biologist Lauren de Vos.
This year’s lineup at the Centre for the Book on Tuesday December 6 includes extreme adventurer Riaan Manser, who will talk about his honeymoon paddle across the Pacific; former DA MP and now CEO of Wesgro Tim Harris on his African surf odyssey; professor Charles Griffiths on 100 new marine species he has found and 13 year old but Epiphany “Scuti” Ford, a Ted Talks speaker who shares an intimate tale of the sea with us. The talks start at 7pm. Entry is R120.
Night at the Aquarium
Twenty Grade 6 pupils have been invited from different schools to participate in this Young Ocean
Explorers Society event put on by the Sea-Change organisation on Sunday December 11, at 7pm. It entails a night of storytelling run by three young Sea-Change ambassadors.
Each pupil will leave with specially designed sea-change photographic poster pack, which they will display and present to their schools in the New Year.
For more information, visit www.wavescapefestival.com or call Shani at 083 509 5106 Tickets are available through Webtickets.