BirdLife Port Natal


Bahati is a privately-owned game farm set in superb bush environment in the heart of Zululand, close to the town of Hluhluwe. The camp sites are nestled in among the trees and boasted a nesting Grey-tit Flycatcher just… Read More

BLPN Indoor Meeting

Shongweni Outing.

Report by Elena Russell 3rd November 2018 Small turnout, 13, whether this was due to the uncertainty about Shongweni or the weather, which had been pretty awful during the week!! Access would appear to be no problem, security… Read More

Mabola Protected Environment near Wakkerstroom, Mpumalanga.

Yesterday, the North Gauteng High Court set aside the 2016 decisions of former Mineral Resources Minister Zwane and the late Environmental Affairs Minister Molewa to permit a new coal mine to be developed in the Mabola Protected Environment… Read More

Bearded Vulture growing up

Dear All I hope you will agree that the attached two images are worth an additional email from me this week. These are the latest images of “Kentucky” from our nest camera- growing fast and getting ready to… Read More

Save Lake St. Lucia

‎Janet Cuthbertson‎ to Save our Lake St. Lucia Isimangaliso Action Group have have submitted comments re the Proposed mining (photo below showing proposed drill sites) of the dunes in the protected area South of Mapelane: – Comments on the Draft… Read More

If you find a Bird out of its nest:

  If you find a Bird out of its nest please follow the procedure in the diagram below. Remember that we do have a page on the website to help with a number of questions related to birds…. Read More

Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture tracks

Dear All Please find attached (click here) the movements of our Bearded Vultures; Jeremia, Pharaoh, InkosiYeentaka, Lehlwa and Mollie and our Cape Vultures; Bennie and N207, for the past week. Kind regards Sonja Krüger

Nambiti – Elephant Rock

Report by Sally and Paul Bartho 30 October 2018. After the wedding in Kamberg, Sally treated her two sons from Australia to a two night stay at Elephant Rock in Nambiti. We had a family cottage – two… Read More

Highmoor and Glengarry

Report by Paul and Sally Bartho 28 October 2018 Sally and I went to a small holding near Glengarry. Sally’s son and fiancee Michelle Lutener’s property. We went to witness their marriage on their property. Family from all… Read More