Shaken Baby Syndrome

A large number of child deaths are reported in South Africa each year. A lot of deaths relate to neglect, abuse or murder. Despite this, there's a knowledge gap in relation to understanding the issue....

Amniotic fluid problems

The importance of amniotic fluid Amniotic fluid is essential for pregnancy and foetal development. Amniotic fluid is a watery substances residing inside a casing called the amniotic membrane or sac. ...

Choosing a pre-school

Becoming a parent is a momentous; life-changing event filled with hopes, expectations and naturally some fears. Parents often learn and grow alongside their children, as they face the challenges of pa...

Newborn reflexes

Although newborn babies are physically helpless and vulnerable at birth, they have a number of amazing innate abilities or reflexes. Reflexes are involuntary movements or actions, designed to protect ...


Mastitis is an inflammation of the breast that can lead to infection. The word “mastitis” is derived from the Greek word “mastos” meaning “breasts”, while the suffix “-itis” denotes “inflammation”. Ma...

Pelvic floor exercises

Although your new baby will probably bring you immense emotional satisfaction, physically you may feel uncomfortable and strange in your own skin. After 9 months of pregnancy and hormonal changes, you...


Babies cry because they need to communicate something and most parents, especially new moms, find it distressing to see or hear an unhappy baby. In time, you will learn to recognize the various causes...

Antenatal Classes

Antenatal classes are informative sessions provided to prepare expecting parents for the birth of their child and the early days of being a parent.Most antenatal classes are run by Midwives and occasi...


The Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020 was launched on the 11 May 2011. It is a global declaration of war against road crashes and fatalities. According to Mr Sibusiso Ndebele, MP Minister of ...

  • Shaken Baby Syndrome

    Tuesday, 21 July 2015 16:28
  • Amniotic fluid problems

    Thursday, 14 May 2015 12:54
  • Choosing a pre-school

    Friday, 10 April 2015 17:50
  • Newborn reflexes

    Tuesday, 03 March 2015 15:49
  • Mastitis

    Tuesday, 03 March 2015 15:41
  • Pelvic floor exercises

    Wednesday, 11 February 2015 17:20
  • Colic

    Wednesday, 11 February 2015 17:11
  • Antenatal Classes

    Monday, 03 June 2013 09:34
  • Strap-in-the-Future

    Thursday, 30 June 2011 13:52
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Perry's Bridge Reptile Park
Description: Perry's Bridge Reptile park introduces children to the world of reptiles, in enclosures that are designed to mimic the animals natural environment. Species on view include anaconda, black mamba, rattlesnakes, cobras, poison dart frogs, iguanas, huge Nile crocodiles, ancient leopard tortoises, amongst others. It is exciting for young children to meet and greet, the tame potbellied pigs, and their goat, peacock, duck and geese friends. A small playground is also provided. Complete your trip with a visit to one of the many restaurants at Perry's Bridge, the internet cafe, brewery, craft and curio shops, art gallery and divine belgium patisserie, come wine shop.
Plett Puzzle Park
Description: The Plett Puzzle Park features the first life size 3D Maze in South Africa. There is also an exciting forest puzzle walk and rope maze for the kids. The Puzzle Park is suitable for all ages; providing both mental and physical exercise. Don't forget your comfortable shoes and hat, when you participate in the fun, educational and affordable attractions the park has to offer. Refreshments are available in a tranquil garden setting and to continue with the puzzle theme, you can purchase games and puzzles from the Puzzle Gift Shop.
Pony Camp for Kids
Description: For a healthy dose of fresh air, exercise, fun and adventure; enroll your child in a fully supervised and guided pony camp. Kaapsehoop Horse Trails; lies between the mountain ridge and forest plantations of Cape Hope. This beautiful setting with it's stream, mountains, herds of wild horses and gullies; provides the perfect backdrop for branch swinging, tree climbing, cave discovering, stream swimming and most importantly- pony riding. Teach your child to appreciate nature, leave their electronics behind, build social skills and relationships through the outdoor games and activities, and essentially have a good time. Camp starts on monday morning and ends at lunch time on friday afternoon.
Potter's Place
Description: Potter's Place is an eclectic mix of music, theatre, food, gift shopping and most importantly, a sense of being at home. Discover unique gifts in the shops little nooks and crannies, enjoy a lazy breakfast or lunch in the fully licensed coffee shop and restaurant, or book for one of the seasonal live shows. Potter's place is the ideal hangout for a windy day in Jeffreys Bay. Organize a lesson in the pottery studio, where even babies can make a finger print mug by printing their hand on a mug which is dated and named after them. Potter's place is well worth a visit and has been described as "Casual, cheeky, chilled and cool…." Bookings for shows is essential Free Wi-Fi on the "stoep"