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Winners of the Save Our Seas and SASSI ‘Marine Week Colouring-in Competition’ Announced

1st November 2012

The Save Our Seas Shark Centre celebrated National Marine Week (8 – 12 October 2012) in collaboration with the WWF Southern African Sustainable Seafood Initiative (WWF-SASSI), by organising a fun kiddies colouring-in competition aimed at raising awareness for sustainable seafood.

marine week competition

marine week competition

The Green Fish Species inspired colouring-in page, designed by WWF-SASSI, was transformed into hundreds of colourful artworks by children from Fish Hoek Primary, Muizenberg Junior, Star of the Sea and James House. Twenty winners chosen from the various schools were each awarded a variety of Save Our Seas marine books and a goodie bag that included the SASSI pocket guide.

marine week 2012

marine week 2012

Courtney Poole from Star of the Sea was awarded first place overall in the colouring-in competition, with Siya Gola from Fish Hoek Primary in second place.

sassi marine week

sassi marine week

Many thanks to all the schools that participated in this exciting competition and to WWF-SASSI for supplying the colouring-in page.

Visit our Facebook page to view the twenty winning entries and find out more about WWF-SASSI on their website at www.wwf.org.za/sassi

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