welcome to birds of eden - a true free flight bird sanctuary

BIRDS OF EDEN, IS THE GARDEN ROUTE’S VERY OWN WORLD CLASS FREE FLIGHT BIRD SANCTUARY.

 

Virtual Tour

 

Birds of Eden's unique two hectare dome (the World’s largest) spans over a gorge of indigenous forest. The sanctuary has its own mysterious ruin, which incorporates a walk-behind waterfall. Another feature is its amphitheatre, which has the ability to seat over 200 visitors.

The decision to develop Birds of Eden stems from the need to create a safe environment in which to release a large collection of free-flight African birds, miniature monkeys and the sanctuary also enables bird owners to apply to release their pet birds into the sanctuary, after undergoing rehabilitation.

Birds of Eden opened its doors to the public in December 2005. Currently over 3,500 birds live at the sanctuary.

For further information, directions etc. please contact Lara (marketing) or Lee (curator / manager).

 

 

birds of eden news
Ringneck parakeets
Over the seven years that Birds of Eden has been open to the public, we have “homed” loads of these interesting little parakeets. We have green ones, blue ones, yellow ones, grey...

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bird feature

The Peruvian Booby

Sula variegata

The Peruvian Booby is an endemic bird of the Peruvian current whose distribution is restri...

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birds of eden photo gallery - most recent pictures


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"It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds. "
Aesop (620 BC to 560 BC), The Jay and the Peacock


GPS Co-ordinates:
 S33 56' 46.09" E23 29' 8.13"
Directions: Turn off to Monkeyland & Birds of Eden from N2



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