Monday, 19 June 2017

UPCOMING OUTING - 25 June: Bushbuck Trail, Southbroom

Dear Members and Friends
 
 
Sunday 25 June 7.00am BIRDLIFE TROGONS will visit the Bushbuck Trail in Southbroom.
Bring chairs, breakfast & a picnic lunch. Note: NO BRAAI
 
ALL WELCOME. There is a R20pp charge for non-members of BirdLife Trogons.
Outings  may be cancelled due to weather, check www.birdlifetrogons.blogspot.com or phone Hazel van Rooyen before setting off. For further details **telephone  Hazel van Rooyen on 072 355 8837 or visit the blog.  
** Please note we cannot respond to text messages or “call me” requests.
 
PLEASE LET HAZEL KNOW IF YOU WILL BE ATTENDING.
 
From the R61 turn at the robots and meet at 7.00am near the entrance to Southbroom North
Set GPS to DD MM SS.S  =  S30 54 45.9  E30 18 46.3
 
Hope to see you there
Hazel van Rooyen
Secretary
BirdLife Trogons Bird Club

Friday, 2 June 2017

UPCOMING OUTING - 11 June : Kenneth Stainbank Nature Reserve, Durban



Dear Trogons & Friends


Sunday 11 June 7.00am BIRDLIFE TROGONS will visit Kenneth Stainbank NR, Durban.  Meet at the gate at 7.00am.   Bring chairs, breakfast & something to braai for lunch.  ALL WELCOME.  There is a R30pp entry fee into the reserve and R20pp charge for non-members of BirdLife Trogons.  Outings  may be cancelled due to weather, check www.birdlifetrogons.blogspot.com or phone Hazel van Rooyen before setting off. For further details **telephone  Hazel van Rooyen on 072 355 8837 or visit the blog.  
** Please note we cannot respond to text messages or “call me” requests.
PLEASE LET HAZEL KNOW IF YOU WILL BE ATTENDING.
Directions
From N2 northbound

1. Take exit 149 for R102/Prospecton Road toward Isipingo/Amanzimtoti/Old Durban International Airport
    Travel 350m
2. Turn left onto Prospecton Rd/R102
    Travel 240m
3. Turn right onto R102
    Travel 6.8km
4. Turn left onto Kenyon Howden Rd
    Go through 2 roundabouts
    Travel 2.8km
5. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Kingfisher Ave
    Travel 170m
6. Turn right to stay on Kingfisher Ave
    Travel 650m
7. Turn left onto Coedmore Ave
    Travel 230m
    Destination will be on the right

GPS Co-Ords are  29°54'48.91"S  30°56'31.68"E
Journey time from Sheppie approx 1hr 30m
Kind regards
Hazel van Rooyen
Secretary
BirdLife Trogons

UPCOMING OUTINGS : JUNE-NOVEMBER 2017



OUTINGS SCHEDULE  -  JUNE - NOVEMBER 2017
Please note all outings are on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month unless otherwise stated.  They are advertised in the South Coast Herald, South Coast Fever and The Rising Sun a few days prior to each event.  The venues and dates of outings may be changed at short notice, please check www.birdlifetrogons.blogspot.com  for updated information or phone Hazel van Rooyen on 072 355 8837 for further details.

11 June               07:00       Kenneth Stainbank, Durban
25 June               07:00       Bushbuck Trail, Southbroom
9 July                  07:00      Shongweni Nature Reserve
23 July                07:00       Ingeli Forest & winter CWAC Count
13 August           07:00       Lake Eland
27 August           07:00       Umdoni Nature Reserve
10 September      07:00      Umthamvuna NR, Port Edward
24 September      07:00      Skyline NR & Uvongo River Conservancy
08 October          06:30      Vernon Crookes Nature Reserve
22 October          06:30      Culley Dam & Gaze Farm, Port Edward
12 November       06:30      Umbogavango NR, Amanzimtoti
26 November                      Christmas lunch (tentative)