Elephants of Eden (EOE) in South Africa

Elephants of Eden (EOE)
Local name Eastern Cape rehabilitation centre

Owner?-2013: Lizette Withers Knysna Elephant Park
2013: Department of Rural Development and Land Reform
Last elephant left2013
Closed down2013
Address Woody Cape
Place Alexandra
Region Eastern Cape
Country South Africa


Key People

VeterinariansDr Gerhard Steenkamp

Elephant department

Head keepers
of elephants

Elephant keepers 2008-2008: Vanhuvmnwe Chinangama
Record history
History of updates2020-11-04

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Elephants of Eden (EOE), located at Woody Cape, in Alexandra, South Africa . The last elephant left in 2013. Elephants of Eden (EOE) closed down in 2013.

Living elephants

At the Elephants of Eden (EOE) lives 9 elephants with records in this database: (detail list)
  1. Harry born 1989
  2. Namib born 1988
  3. Shanti born 2000?
  4. Tembi born 2013-05-21
  5. Tosha born 1988
  6. unknown
  7. unknown
  8. unknown
  9. unknown

Comments / picturesEoE is adjacent to Addo National Park.

2008-09: Zimbabwean born Vanhuvmnwe Chinangama was killed by the bull Gambo at Elephants of Eden.

2013-06-29: The 380 ha property was sold for R11 million to Department of Rural Development and Land Reform.

References for records about Elephants of Eden (EOE)

Recommended Citation

Koehl, Dan (2024). Elephants of Eden (EOE), Elephant Encyclopedia. Available online at https://www.elephant.se/location2.php?location_id=1132. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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