South African National Parks (SANParks) has announced that stricter measures to curb infections with Covid-19 will be introduce for all three sections – Tsitsikamma, Knysna and Wilderness – of the Garden Route National Park during this festive season. According to Vuyiswa Thabethe, General Manager for the Garden Route region of SANParks, the following measures will apply effective 16 December 2020:
- A quota system will be implemented at all entrance gates in the Garden Route National Park in Tsitsikamma, Wilderness and Knysna.
- Popular areas like Island Lake, Tarentaal and the Half-collard Kingfisher Trail will have a quota system, restricting the number of people entering the facilities. [READ