The Port of Durban in partnership with eThekwini Municipality will on Friday, 11/10/13, launch an Environmental Awareness and Clean-up Day at the Bayhead Natural Heritage site.

Bayhead Natural Heritage site is an area of regional significance from a conservation point of view as it covers an area of about 20ha.

The purpose of the clean-up will be to promote the conservation of our natural resources, and highlight the ecological and economical importance of the mangrove swamps and coastal grassland. The City will work in partnership with a range of stakeholders in an effort to jointly ensure a clean and well maintained environment. The details of the clean-up will be as follows:

Date: 11/10/2013

Time: 09:00

Venue: Bayhead Natural Heritage Site

For more information, contact Thabo Mofokeng on 031 311 4820/ 0827317456 or email: Thabo.Mofokeng@durban.gov.za or Zama Mncwabe, Manager: Port of Durban Corporate Affairs, on 0313618527/076 581 2987.

Issued by the eThekwini Municipality’s Communications Unit. Contact Khaya Sengani on 031 311 4808/083 339 6065 or email: senganik@durban.gov.za.