20 Jan 2023 READY, SET, SAIL! Image supplied After a brief hiatus, the Ocean Race has once again started – with six teams embarking on this epic journey. Having started off in Alicate, Spain on 15 January, the teams are making their way to the V&A Waterfront. Never before in the race’s 50-year history has the route been as gruelling, or as long. And Cape Town is the star of the show. For all you need to know, click here and to keep up to date with the latest from the teams, visit the website here. BLUE CARPET GALA DINNER TO SAVE OUR TURTLES Image Sacha Specker A gathering of one hundred, in one night at One&Only, Cape Town. A first-of-its-kind, blue carpet gala with a four-course zero waste dinner experience from resort chef Jacques Swart. To book and be part of the first blue carpet event click here. OCEAN INNOVATION AFRICA SUMMIT 2023 Ocean Innovation Africa is partnering with The Ocean Race Cape Town Stopover with the aim to leverage the partnership to highlight opportunities for sustainable growth of the African ocean economy to a global audience. For the full programme click here. WHAT’S ON IN OUR NEIGHBOURHOOD THIS WEEKEND Though school may have started again, there’s still plenty to see and enjoy on our property. Whether its tackling science experiments with Experi Buddies, swing dancing on Pierhead Deck or listening to up-and-coming musical acts, there’s something for the whole family to unwind on weekends. Our full calendar can be found here.