Trip Reports

Trip Reports

THE WHALE COAST ROCK-JUMPERS REPORT ON BIRDING BIG DAY

Posted on the 1st December 2014
THE WHALE COAST ROCK-JUMPERS REPORT ON BIRDING BIG DAY (BRIEFLY) (This report is dedicated to the memory of the late Brummer Olivier, our BBD partner for many years. - Anton) Carin Malan, Ils... Read more »

CAPE ENDEMIC BIRDS DAY TRIP BY TREVOR HARDAKER

Posted on the 12th October 2014
(Trevor posted this facinating account on his Facebook page. It once again illustrates the vast birding potential of the Western Cape Province. - Ed.) A phone call from my friends at Rockjumper... Read more »

SOMERSET WEST BIRD CLUB AT PAARDEVLEI - 19 JULY 2014

Posted on the 3rd October 2014
(This article originally appeared in the October 2014 edition of 'Batis', the quarterly magazine of the Somerset West Bird Club and is posted with the permission of the Editor. - Ed.) ... Read more »

SOMERSET WEST BIRD CLUB AT STEENBRAS DAM

Posted on the 3rd October 2014
(This article originally appeared in the October 2014 edition of 'Batis', the quarterly magazine of the Somerset West Bird Club and is posted with the permission of the Editor. - Ed.) SAT... Read more »

OVERNIGHT BETTYS BAY AND TANQUA KAROO TRIP REPORT

Posted on the 25th August 2014
Hi All, I took 2 clients on an overnight trip to Tanqua via Betty’s Bay. After the rain on Thursday the weather was kind to us the thereafter. Cape Siskin performed well along the Claren... Read more »

LAKES BIRD CLUB AT NATURES VALLEY - MAY 2014

Posted on the 6th August 2014
NATURE’S VALLEY 3RD MAY 2014 This outing took on a different form in that birders started their outing at two different venues. I led the group that went to watch Dr Mark Brown, the Program... Read more »

LAKES BIRD CLUB AT HERBERTSDALE AND OTHER PLACES

Posted on the 6th August 2014
Herbertsdale, SAPREC, PetroSA, 5 April 2014 19 of us set out from the Total Garage in Groot Brak on a beautiful, sunny morning. Our usual meeting place is the Total Garage past just Mossel Bay bu... Read more »

THE SOMERSET WEST BIRD CLUB AT HAROLD PORTER NATIONAL BOTANICAL GARDEN

Posted on the 4th July 2014
(This report was first published in the July 2014 edition of “BATIS”, the newsletter of the Somerset West Bird Club and is re-printed with the permission of the Editor. - Ed.) Billed ... Read more »

THE SOMERSET WEST BIRD CLUB AT MACASSAR

Posted on the 4th July 2014
(This report was first published in the July 2014 edition of “BATIS”, the newsletter of the Somerset West Bird Club and is re-printed with the permission of the Editor. - Ed.) At 08h0... Read more »

IN SEARCH OF THE CAPE ROCK-JUMPER

Posted on the 4th July 2014
(This report was first published in the July 2014 edition of “BATIS”, the newsletter of the Somerset West Bird Club and is re-printed with the permission of the Editor. - Ed.) Convinc... Read more »

WINTER CAMPING AT THE BONTEBOK NATIONAL PARK

Posted on the 4th July 2014
(This report was first published in the July 2014 edition of “BATIS”, the newsletter of the Somerset West Bird Club and is re-printed with the permission of the Editor. - Ed.) It is a... Read more »

A SHORT VISIT TO THE ABRAHAM'S KRAAL BIRD HIDE

Posted on the 4th July 2014
(This report was first published in the July 2014 edition of “BATIS”, the newsletter of the Somerset West Bird Club and is re-printed with the permission of the Editor. - Ed.) It&rsqu... Read more »

IMPRESSIONS ON THE BOOMSLANG AT THE KIRSTENBOSCH NATIONAL BOTANICAL GARDENS

Posted on the 4th July 2014
(This report was first published in the July 2014 edition of “BATIS”, the newsletter of the Somerset West Bird Club and is re-printed with the permission of the Editor. - Ed.) It was ... Read more »

MORE TO DO WITH DICK DENT BIRD SANCTUARY

Posted on the 4th July 2014
(This report was first published in the July 2014 edition of “BATIS”, the newsletter of the Somerset West Bird Club and is re-printed with the permission of the Editor. - Ed.) Did you... Read more »

HEARTLAND PROJECT UP-DATE JUNE 2014

Posted on the 4th July 2014
(This report was first published in the July 2014 edition of “BATIS”, the newsletter of the Somerset West Bird Club and is re-printed with the permission of the Editor. - Ed.) Things ... Read more »