BirdLife Port Natal

Beachwook Golf Course

Led by Cecil Fenwick Saturday 27 June 2015 Sally and I took a stroll around Beachwood Golf Course with Cecil Fenwick. Although this is not a club outing Cecil and  friends usually have a stroll around either Beachwood… Read More

Umbogavango and Vumbuka

Led by Barry Swaddle Sunday 28 June 2015 Eleven birders gathered at the entrance to AECI in Amanzimtoti. The plan was to bird in Vumbuka. However Barry suggested we visit Umbogavango first as his reconnaissance the previous week… Read More

Dolphin Coast Newsletter

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BL Plettenberg Bay Newsletter

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Bird Course 11 July 2015

PARADISE VALLEY We have a rare treat for you! On Saturday 11 July 2015, Adam Riley of Rockjumpers, Pietermaritzurg, will be presenting a half-day course on “The Planet’s Avian Diversity – the bird families of the world”. Adam… Read More

African Vulture Press Release

Click here to read a press release: African Vultures are declining at a Critical Rate.


Sally and Paul Bartho First it was Black River and the Snowy Egret then Stranfontein and finally Kirstenbosch – the third and final part of our quick visit to Cape Town. Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens is one of… Read More


Sally and Paul Bartho Following on from our viewing of the Snowy Egret, we took time to visit Strandfontein and Kirstenbosch. After a wet and overcast previous day it was a pleasant surprise to have a bright sunny… Read More

Snowy Egret

Trip to Black River, CT to see the Snowy Egret. Sally and Paul Bartho Saved Avios points enabled us to go to Cape Town to see the Snowy Egret. Unexpectedly there were flights available for departure the following day…. Read More

Pigeon Valley

Saturday 6 June 2015 with Elena Russell. A good Winter’s morning birding at Pigeon Valley on Saturday 6 June – there were 20 members and non-members plus a few late-comers and our bird count was 59. We started… Read More