Trip Reports

Trip Reports

A DAY'S BIRDING IN THE TANQUA KAROO

Posted on the 13th August 2009
(Francois Dreyer reports on a day trip through the Tanqua Karoo on Sunday 9 August 2009). Decided to take a trip up the Tanqua Karoo area on Sunday. When I passed Aquila Reserve just after 08h00 the c... Read more »

WINTER BIRDING IN THE TANQUA KAROO

Posted on the 4th August 2009
I did a “Habitat” and Tanqua trip over 2 days. The target was of course the Tanqua but Tanqua in one day does not work well. We slept in Ceres and travelled to Karoo Poort early (40k) and ... Read more »

BIRDING AT PRINS ALBERT

Posted on the 16th May 2009
I participated in the the annual Olive Festival in Prince Albert at the foot of the Swartberg Mountains (1 - 3 May 2009) and took several people for birding. The veld is lush after the recent rains th... Read more »

A DAY'S BIRDING IN THE OVERBERG - DECEMBER 2006

Posted on the 31st October 2008
Myself, Andrew Kenny, Buks van der Walt and Owen Middleton decided to do a BBD of our own. We never entered officially as we were unable to do it on the 25th and we also felt like breaking the 50km ra... Read more »

KAROO POORT AND TANQUA TRIP REPORT: OCTOBER 2008

Posted on the 27th October 2008
(Brian Vanderwalt posted this report on 25 October) We had 2 excellent days in the Tanqua and Ceres surrounds on Wednesday and Thursday with Johannesburg clients. Their brief was: Protea Seedeater, B... Read more »

SABAP2 REPORT FROM THE ARNISTON AND AGULHAS AREA

Posted on the 26th September 2008
(The phenomonal birding potential of the extreme southern Overberg region is illustrated aptly by this report by Michael Buckham. - Ed.) The net has been quiet of late so I decided to add my atlassin... Read more »