The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) will once again host the SA Agulhas II Open Day taking place on the 24th of June 2017, at the East Pier Quay, V and A Waterfront, Cape Town.
The SA Agulhas II is a state of the art polar research and supply vessel, and plays a crucial role in support of the country’s involvement in Antarctica and the sub-Antarctic Islands, carrying out research of national interest in the Southern Ocean. The Open Day gives the public an opportunity to explore the ship and the Department’s work in the oceans and coastal environment. Visitors will go on a guided tour of the vessel and enjoy exhibitions and displays by DEA , various stakeholders and institutions.
Source: Government of South Africa