Thursday 2nd – meet at Fernkloof lower parking area at 08:30 to consolidate transport to Platbos Indigenous Forest where we will have a leisurely walk. R30 entrance for pensioners (R50 for the young ones). There is a very reasonably priced indigenous tree nursery. www.platbos.co.za Bring along drinks and snacks to enjoy afterwards.
Wednesday 15th – Monthly evening meeting at 19:00 at Fernkloof: “Zambia and the Shoebill” presented by Mike Graham. Mike is an excellent photographer who travels extensively. This promises to be a most interesting evening.
Thursday 23rd – Full day outing to Strandfontein Settling Ponds and if time allows, Rondevlei and Philippi Wetlands. Meet at Onrus Trading Post at 08:00 to consolidate transport. Pack a picnic basket.