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Durban Botanical Gardens

Report by Sandi du Preez 15 August 2018 Nine participants enjoyed a sunny, windless morning of birding. Just inside the entrance were some very cute juvenile Egyptian Geese being cared for by very attentive and devoted parents. We looked up … Continue reading

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Outing to Durban Botanical Gardens

 16 August 2017 Report by Sandi Du Preez The weather forecast looked bad – cloudy/rainy and gale-force winds. But 9 lucky birders were blessed with a glorious sunny, wind-free morning. Waiting at the entrance for everyone to arrive, we had … Continue reading

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Durban Botanic Gardens

Botanic Gardens – Saturday 1 April 2017 Elena Russell I arrived about a minute too late to see a Black Sparrowhawk take a Red-eyed Dove over the parking area – only John and Ismail were the ‘early birds’ who got … Continue reading

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Durban Botanical Gardens

Outing to Durban Botanical Gardens 17 August 2016 The weather started off rather gloomily but soon cleared up and the 12 birders were treated to some good birding. On arrival we had a melanistic Black Sparrowhawk and then later we … Continue reading

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Durban Botanical Gardens

Saturday 5 September Report by Elna Russell There were about 14 members and 2 non-members – also a few late comers.   Our bird count at tea was 52 and Sandi and Ros who stayed on longer picked up a further … Continue reading

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Durban Botanical Gardens Saturday Outing

An excellent outing to the Durban Botanical Gardens – lovely weather and a good turnout – also a number of non-members joined us due to Virginia advertising our outings in the various newspapers.  Liz Ellis, who used to be very … Continue reading

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