Southern Cross Adventure Lodges
Proponent: Absolut Tours and Safaris
Status: Approval Obtained
Sector: Tourism & Conservation
Project: Proposed development of the Erongo Rocks Adventure Lodgein the Erongo Region, Nakambale Adventure Lodgein the Oshana Region and Okavango River Adventure lodge in the Kavango Region, Namibia.
Proposed Activity: The proposed project includes the development of:
- Erongo Rocks Adventure Lodge with 15 en-suite units, south of Omaruru on Farm Omandumba
- Nakambale Adventure Lodge situated in Ondangwa, with 15 en-suite, 5 up market camping units and 5 camping sites, and
- Okavango River Adventure Lodge situated in the Kavango Region, with 15 en-suite units.
ECC’s Role in the project
Environmental Compliance Consultancy (ECC) has been engaged by the proponent (Absolut tours and safaris) to undertake an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and an Environmental Management Plan (EMP) in terms of the Environmental Management Act, 2007 and its Regulations.
An environmental clearance application will be submitted to the relevant competent authorities and the Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET). Environmental Compliance Consultancy CC (ECC) hereby gives notice to the public that an application for an Environmental Clearance Certificate in accordance with the Environmental Management Act, 2007 will be made.