Tag Archives: eastern cape

Ulovane Update: August Marine Group Week 3

19 Sep
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Marine Magic Continues Ulovane update: 3 Weeks into the Marine course we are all still having huge fun learning about our marine environment. This third week started off with a road trip to Port Elizabeth, where we would be heading to St Croix island to see African penguins with Raggy Charters, doing a bit of […]

Ulovane Update: September Bird Guide Week 1 Instructors Blog

14 Sep
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Instructors Blog Eastern Cape: A Twitcher’s Paradise Ulovane update: A few weeks ago we started discussing various components of the Eastern Cape and what makes it such a spectacular place to guide in. In my first piece, I discussed all the pros and cons regarding bush walks, one of my passions in the bush. Today I want […]

Ulovane update: July level one group Week 9

13 Sep
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Life as a trainee Field Guide: This is not the end…..it is only the beginning of the rest of our guiding lives Ulovane update: Nine weeks have gone by too quickly and from your first day Ulovane seems like home, now as we see the inevitable departure, I can’t help feeling of disappointed that we cannot […]

Ulovane Update: September Bird Guide group Week 1

12 Sep
Puff adders mating

BIRDS, BINOS and BEAUTY Ulovane update: Sunday the September Bird Group met up with Pieter, our trainer. After a short talk on what to expect and what the program will be, we all settled in and we got to know each other better over dinner. Our group of four will be joined for the first […]

Ulovane Update: Australia meets South Africa….Introduction to African Mammals

08 Sep
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Week 2: Introduction to African Mammals Ulovane update: On Sunday we moved from Intaka Lodge to Ulovane Campus bordering Amakhala Game Reserve, which will be our new home for the coming week. A busy week lay ahead, but we were all excited to spend it on the beautiful Amakhala Game Reserve. The boys from “Down […]