Post Conference Excursions
West Coast Tour: 20 November 2015
Guided by Dr Graham Avery, retired palaeontologist Iziko Museums of South Africa. The itinerary includes:
- Visit to West Coast Fossil Park with a tour of fossil sites and a presentation on the new (and still under development) exhibition facilities (www.fossilpark.org.za) .
- Visit and special tour to !Khwa Ttu, the San Education and Culture Centre. The Centre offers you the unique experience of being introduced to the world of the descendants of the first indigenous people of southern Africa (www.khwattu.org).
- Visit to Yzerfontein archaeological site: A 60 000 year old shell midden which provides evidence of the people who lived there at the time, as well as 5 000 year old beaches left by high sea levels that reached +7 meters and +1.5 meters respectively.
Cost: R820.00. Includes entrance fees, transport and meals.
Minimum of 10 participants required