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Monkeyland-kzn Is Re-opening 4th September 2020!

Fantastic news for animal and nature lovers, Monkeyland-KZN will be open to the public from Friday 4th September!

A Hike Through Jukani

We are excited to announce that our sister sanctuary in Plettenberg Bay - Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary - is yet again open to the public. 

Celebrate With Us

We are so happy that our sister sanctury Birds of Eden is able to re-opn its #HikingTrail Wednesday 1 July 2020.

Monkeyland Kzn - Now An Award-winning Sanctuary

On 15 September 2019, during the opening ceremony of the 80th Skål World Congress held onboard the Royal Caribbean “Symphony of the Seas” – SAASA was awarded the prestigious accolade of being Global “Major Tourist Attraction”, making SAASA the official winners of the 2019 Skål Sustainable Tourism Awards in the category of Major Tourist Attraction. Kwa-Zulu Natal is now the proud home of an internationally award-winning Sanctuary – Monkeyland KZN.

About Primates

The primate family can be devided into two different groups and then into five subgroups, which encompass all 234 species of primates. To begin with, we need to define what it is exactly that makes an animal part of the primate family and how these physical characteristics assist the animal in its day-to-day life.