Family friendly

Wild Greens Foraging Experience - Simon’s Town

Sun Jun 9, 11:00 - Sun Jun 9, 15:00

Bonne Esperance


Celebrate World Ocean Day by learning about sustainable foraging and the value and deliciousness of wild coastal plants & seaweeds.

Join Reserve Edge Wild Food on a Wild Greens Foraging Experience at Miller’s Point, followed by a 3-course wild food Sunday lunch at Bonne Esperance heritage home and guest house. 

SCHEDULE: 11am to 3pm

11:00 - Meet at the Miller’s Point car park for a seaweed and dune plants forage at low tide. 

12:30 - Depart for Bonne Esperance for lunch. 

12:45 - Wild plants demonstration; beverages & seaweed-inspired snacks

13:30 - 3-course organic seaweed-inspired plant-based lunch



  • Rock pool seaweed forage at low tide
  • Wild plants talk with samples
  • Wild food snacks and drinks
  • A delicious 3-course lunch based on ingredients foraged
  • Foraging PDF booklet with seaweed and wild plant identifications and recipes
  • Optional craft beer sample from Reserve Edge’s home brewery


  • Beach gear, rain jacket, slip-slops or booties
  • A bucket / packet / basket, and scissors or a knife, if you want to forage seaweed to take home with you. A cooler box in your car is suggested for transporting your seaweed home.
  • If you want to collect mussels to take home, please get a mollusc collecting permit at the post office or online:
  • Cameras, water bottle, a sense of humour and an appetite!

SUITABLE FOR VEGANS AND VEGETARIANS: Our meals are all plant-based. Please let us know well in advance if you have any food allergies or special requirements, so we can cater accordingly.


  • Anyone who has an interest in wild, foraged food
  • Chefs or home cooks wanting to discover new ingredients 
  • Food lovers wanting to enjoy the diverse wild flavours of edible seaweeds and dune plants, and discover their unique umami flavours
  • People interested in healthy living, coastal living and self-sufficiency


Wild Greens Foraging Experience - Simon’s Town
Bonne Esperance
238 Queens Rd, Seaforth, Cape Town, 7975
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