Betty’s Bay – Top Five Things to Do

Betty’s Bay owes its existence to three business partners who developed the Cape Whale Coast stretch from Rooi Els to Betty’s Bay.  Arthur Youldon, Jack Clarence and Harold Porter formed the Hangklip Beach Estates and bought the land from entrepreneur John Walsh.  Today, different Cape Whale Coast landmarks bear relation to the three developers. Clarence… Read More Betty’s Bay – Top Five Things to Do

Harold Porter Botanical Gardens Betty’s Bay

Who was Harold Porter?  The man honoured through having a botanical garden in the Kogelberg Biosphere on the Cape Whale Coast named after? Mister Porter was responsible for the development of infrastructure and housing on the other side of the Hottentots Holland Mountains.  Still on the coastline but away from the developments of Somerset West… Read More Harold Porter Botanical Gardens Betty’s Bay