From humble beginnings more than 30 years ago, our school has grown into a beacon of conservation, sustainability, education and hope for the future. Our vision is to help the children and youth of our nation to discover the true value of the biodiversity of the natural world and our place within it, and to identify and nurture Africa’s future conservation champions.

We consider it an immense privilege to have the opportunity to instil a passion for nature in the hearts of young people and it is our hope that by doing so, we are playing a part in creating a better future for all South Africans, our country, and the planet.



The Lapalala Wilderness School is situated in the spectacular 45 000 hectare  Lapalala Wilderness reserve in the Waterberg region of Limpopo province in South Africa.  Please click on the logo to view the Lapalala website.

A short video made to celebrate our 30th anniversary

Photos from Lapalala Wilderness School's post

Ntata Secondary School enjoyed camping with us from the 31st July to 02nd August 2019. With the numerous and intersecting environmental issues..

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