BirdLife Port Natal

BLPN weekend outing to Silverstreams

12 – 14 April 2019 Report by Jane Morris Mike, Terry Walls and I set off at midday on our driving up to the beautiful Bushman’s Neck region of the southern Drakensberg.  A weekend of birding and relaxing was… Read More

Sand Forest Lodge Weekend Outing

Report by Cheryl Bevan 24 to 26 November 2017 For our last weekend outing for the year we went to Sand Forest Lodge in Hluhluwe . We had a great turn out – eleven in total. A few… Read More

Weekend at Oribi Gorge.

 25th – 27th August 2017 Report by Jane Morris/Roseblade Oribi gorge always offers great birding with dramatic scenery thrown in for good measure and I for one was really looking forward to this weekend away.  Despite predictions of… Read More

Cumberland Outing end January

Cumberland Weekend Outing end January 2014. Cumberland Private Nature Reserve is run by John and Stella Behn. They have chalets dotted around in the reserve, a large campsite and rooms at the top of the hill. All very… Read More

Cumberland Weekend & Sunday Outing

There are still 2 guest rooms available at Cumberland for the birding weekend below if there are any takers. Very reasonably priced – see contact details below. Weekend Outing. Fri 24th to Sun 26th January.  Cumberland Private Nature… Read More

Wednesday June 5 – Mariannwood N.R. Report

Wednesday June 5th outing to Mariannwood N.R. A few birders took advantage of the sunny weather and attended the outing to  Mariannwood N.R. on Wednesday 5 June. Birding was extremely quiet and we only recorded 25 species (seen or heard)… Read More

Hella Hella Weekend Feedback

Mike Roseblade and Jane Morris organised and managed the weekend very successfully despite the threatened adverse weather. Over 120 different species were seen or heard. Some of the specials are listed later and a number of photos are… Read More

Highover – Hella Hella Weekend Outing

Friday 18 to 20 January. Weekend Away at Highover – Hella Hella with Mike Roseblade and Jane Morris. A beautiful campsite on the banks of the Umkomaas River. Chalets at reasonable prices. Bushveld and upland grassland. Blue Swallow… Read More