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Partners

The partners who support the Two Oceans Aquarium

Sincere thanks to our corporate partners, whose generosity and shared vision continues to enable us to foster love, respect and understanding of our oceans. Through these associations we are able to offer our visitors world-class exhibits, maintain the high standards of our educational facilities and realise a comprehensive community outreach programme.

If you would like to see your logo here, please contact Kim Taylor on kim.taylor@aquarium.co.za or (021) 418 3823. Have a look at the wide range of opportunities available:

Afrisam is a founder partner of the Two Oceans Aquarium. Through AfriSam's ongoing support, we are able to offer engaging arts and crafts activities in the AfriSam Children's Centre. The Centre offers families the opportunity to spend quality time together, enjoying pursuits that encourage innovation and creativity.
A+I Unlimited Design, in Cape Town's trendy Foundry Building in Green Point, offers designs and exclusive furniture from the most renowned brands in Italy. A+I sponsored the designer furniture for our Tranquillity boardroom, a beautiful new venue for small conferences, dinners and events with a maximum of 22 guests. The venue has a floor-to-ceiling window onto the magical Kelp Forest, which lends it an indescribable ambience.
 
Brightweights provides Aquarium divers with innovative weight belts for use in the exhibits, on collection and research trips and for our Adventure Dive Programme. Swim like a fish with Brightweights in the Kelp, or I&J Predator, exhibits. Adventure Dives are available for anyone with an Openwater One SCUBA qualification.
 


Capestorm provides Two Oceans Aquarium aquarists with essential waterproof and outdoor gear for collection and research trips at sea.
 
In partnership with the City of Cape Town, the Two Oceans Aquarium opened Frogs: Beyond the Pond in October 2008. This themed and highly interactive gallery houses displays including the fully-automated “Your Friend the Frog” puppet show.
 
Coca-Cola and Nestea Ice Tea are the branding sponsors of the new self-service fridges at the entrance to Shoreline Café.
 
As a founder partner De Beers Marine has supported us in a variety of educational and conservation projects over the years. With their support we've set up a Jellyfish Laboratory, educated Young & Junior Biologists in hands-on workshops and reached hundreds of learners in the Port Nolloth and Kleinzee areas as part of our Outreach Programme.

Dräger provides the Two Oceans Aquarium with vital technical support and maintains our dive cylinders and equipment. Dräger also assures the safety and quality of the dive cylinders used in our Adventure Dives in the Kelp Forest and I&J Predator exhibits.
 

Eco Acrylics
has sponsored several exhibits in the Aquarium, including the highly popular interactive Nemo exhibit in the Oceans of Contrast: Indian Ocean Gallery.

Golden Arrow Bus Services has been a loyal partner to the Aquarium since its inception. Golden Arrow assists  in bringing school groups to the Aquarium at discounted rates.
 
GrandWest CSI supplied and refurbished a specialist vehicle that visits up to 200 school students a day all over the Cape Peninsula. The Aquarium experience is taken to those schools that are unable to come to us. Hands-on activities that uncover the secrets of the deep and encourage conservation are presented by Aquarium outreach staff.
Founder partner I&J provides essential support to the Aquarium by providing food for the marine life on display. I&J has also recently partnered with the Aquarium to upgrade the children's play centre in the Shoreline Café and to provide themed kiddies' birthday parties for parents looking for a hassle-free way to entertain their little ones.
 
Metropolitan Health Group and its subsidiary, Qualsa, sponsor the Think Tank Auditorium just off the Indian Ocean Gallery. The Auditorium is a state-of-the-art conference facility with spectacular views of the marina and Table Mountain. 
Pathcare offers vital support to the Two Oceans Aquarium by providing us with free blood tests to enable us to monitor the health of our penguins. Pathcare also assists us with pathological research. 
 
Reef Wetsuits provides us with high-performance dive equipment to cater for the demands of our everyday work. From wetsuits, hoodies and booties to gloves and bags, Reef Wetsuits and accessories enable our aquarists to look great while getting the job done!
As a founder partner of the Two Oceans Aquarium, Sappi has contributed to the ongoing development of the Sappi River Meander exhibit. It has also supported various education initiatives and our Reduce, Recycle and Re-Use Beach Clean-Up.
 
The Save Our Seas Foundation M-Sea Programme is a collaborative initiative between AOCA and the Aquarium. With SOS's support we have tagged and released ragged-tooth sharks as part of our efforts to gain information about this species and raise public awareness. They have also contributed to The Splendour of Sharks: Rethink the Shark exhibit.
Two Oceans Wines, the producers of the easy drinking, local house red and house white wines at Shoreline Café, sponsored the designer parasols on the restaurant deck and one of the new self-service fridges in the Shoreline Café.

The Aquarium's internet connectivity is sponsored by Vox Telecom.
XXL generously sponsors the printing of the Aquarium's large-format outdoor billboard facing Dock Road, as well as the billboard at the entrance to the V&A Waterfront.
1time airline is the official animal carrier for the Two Oceans Aquarium. We are fortunate to be able to trust our precious animal cargo to this dedicated, enthusiastic and capable team. Our first sponsored translocation took place on 14 July, enabling the much-loved Wasabi, an endangered green sea turtle, to relocate to warmer waters at Ushaka Marine World in Durban. Watch this space for more marine creatures taking to the skies for translocation or release, courtesy of 1time airline.

Adopt-a-School supporters


Chesterwood Investments
brings 60 children to the Aquarium each year as part of our Adopt-a-School programme.
The City of Cape Town shows continued support for education, particularly in waste and water management. The City has enabled over 1 500 learners to learn more about the management of our natural resources.
 
In addition to maintaining our dive cylinders, Dräger brings 120 learners to the Aquarium per year as part of our Adopt-a-School programme.
H&T Labels is a well established, family run self-adhesive label printing company. We are committed to personalised service, quality and pricing. 
 
I&J brought 300 children to the Aquarium to experience a once-in-a-lifetime day of educational fun.

Selton Cleaning Services sponsored 60 young learners in the Adopt-a-School programme.
Volkswagen South Africa has brought 360 children to the Aquarium as part of the Adopt-a-School programme.