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TYGERBERG BIRD CLUB AT VAL DE VIE

Posted on the 24th October 2014
OUTING TO VAL DE VIE -  2014 (This report first appeared in 'THE KITE' (105), the official newsletter of the Tygerberg Bird Club and is re-printed with the permission of its Editor. ... 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 »

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 »

TYGERBERG BIRD CLUB OUTING TO GROOT PHESANTEKRAAL: 21 JUNE 2014

Posted on the 15th July 2014
(This report first appeared in “The Kite” Number 104 – Winter – the official newsletter of the Tygerberg Bird Club. - Ed.) Saturday opened up as a glorious winters(????) d... Read more »

TYGERBERG BIRD CLUB AT DE GRENDEL: 17 MAY 2014

Posted on the 15th July 2014
(This report first appeared in “The Kite” Number 104 – Winter – the official newsletter of the Tygerberg Bird Club. - Ed.) This morning the Tygerberg Bird Club held their ... Read more »

MIDWEEK OUTING TO TYGERBERG NATURE RESERVE: 3 JUNE 2014

Posted on the 15th July 2014
(This report first appeared in “The Kite” Number 104 – Winter – the official newsletter of the Tygerberg Bird Club. - Ed.) Only ve intrepid members braved the wind... 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 »

TYGERBERG BIRD CLUB AT VELDDRIF

Posted on the 25th April 2014
Swartjiesbaai farm lies along the southern bank of the Berg River opposite Velddrif, about 160 km from Durbanville. Kuifkopvisvanger self-catering accommodation is available in the form of sev... Read more »