MAJOR DEVELOPMENT WITH SIGNIFICANT CONSERVATION IMPACT Durbanites are probably all aware of the major infrastructure development that is proposed for Durban and the Durban-Free State-Gauteng corridor. Proposed developments: The Dube Tradeport development. A big low-cost housing, industrial and commercial development on the current cane fields at Umhlanga. The project is called Cornubia (www.cornubia.co.za). A major shopping…
Month: November 2012
SPARKLING BREAKFAST 08 December 2012
SPARKLING BREAKFAST 08 December 2012 PARADISE VALLEY We listened to the requests from our members at this year’s AGM, and now it’s time to go viral. You are invited to a Sparkling Breakfast to launch BirdLife Port Natal’s brand new Website. It is an opportunity not only to celebrate this but to give our members…
Sunday 18 November Bird Ringing
Sunday 18 November Bird Ringing with Andrew Pickles. Please contact him for details on cell 082 338 3302 or him.
Sunday 18 November – Pietermaritzburg Botanical Gardens
Sunday 18 November Meet at 07h00 – Pietermaritzburg Botanical Gardens with Sandi du Preez & Gill Leisegang. New trails have been opened, and a visit here is highly recommended and brunch is an option in the excellent restaurant in the Gardens after the walk. Grassland and forest and other different habitats to be enjoyed. Phone…
Bird Ringing with Garth Aiston in December
Bird Ringing with Garth Aiston: Usually held early on a Sunday each month. Please call Garth closer to the time for details. 084 5491752.
Saturday 1st December BMCG Meeting
Saturday 1 December. BMCG Meeting at Umbogavango, immediately after the Saturday Outing.
Saturday 1st December -Umbogavango Outing
Saturday 1st December – 06:30 Umbogavango (or any time thereafter)Elena Russell. Please phone to confirm meeting time. Tel: 031 7052902 (after 6pm). Our annual Christmas outing followed by brunch – juniors, families, friends are welcome. We are now allowed to braai as there are drums for ash but bring your own braai equipment etc, skottle whatever. Alcohol…