WesternCape On Wellness | A healthier lifestyle

WoW! is a Healthy Lifestyles partnership initiative of the Western Cape Government and its valued partners. WoW! aims to enable people to make Healthy Lifestyle choices throughout our life course - from planning Pregnancy and Birth to Youth, Adult and Senior Years. Choices we make today about how we live (LIVE!), the types of food we eat and drink (EAT!), and how often we do physical activities (PLAY!), affect our future health. 

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Find your balanced, healthy lifestyle by learning how to make smart behavioural choices!  



Healthy eating is about the types of food we choose to eat and the methods we choose to cook and prepare our food.


Have FUN and ENJOYMENT through being physically ACTIVE! Choose physical activities that you enjoy! 

Join us for the next WoW! events

21 August: YOGA with THE ART OF LIVING * 13:15-14:00 * 25 Queen Victoria Street, Iziko Museum, Cape Town, CBD.

This is a FREE event and no booking needed. Just arrive wearing comfortable clothing & bring a Yoga Mat or Towel. 

7 September: 5km Silent Stride in collaboration with DeafSA * 09:00-11:30 * Park Inn by Radisson Cape Town, Newlands.

There is an entry fee payable for this event. Contact DeafSA for more information www.deafsa.co.za 

To become a WoW! Champion and start a WoW! Group or to start a WoW! Active Public movement, email wow@westerncape.gov.za for more information.

The development of the content on this website was made possible through the support and contribution of the following partner organisations:

  • Appenberg Digital Publishing
  • 44tenMedia
  • Sports Science Institute of South Africa
  • University of Cape Town
  • University of the Western Cape
  • Stellenbosch University