The Western Heads-Goukamma Conservancy contains a number of conservation areas. These include:

  • Featherbed Nature Reserve – a privately owned, registered Nature Reserve and South African Heritage Site No.59.
  • Brenton Blue Butterfly Reserve – managed by Cape Nature and the Brenton Blue Trust.
  • Southern Right Private Nature Reserve – a 30 hectare privately owned and managed unregistered nature reserve.
  • Goukamma Nature Reserve – portions of the Cape Nature managed reserve fall within the Conservancy.
  • Garden Route National Park – portions of the National Park around the Knysna Estuary, managed by SANParks fall within the Conservancy.

There are also a number of private land owners that manage their landholdings as nature conservation areas.