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Ulovane Update: October 2017 Newsletter

03 Nov
2018 Intake Dates

Welcome to the October Ulovane Update. It has been an outstanding October!! The rains came and with that, the Eastern Cape has treated us to outstanding sightings and beautiful sun shining days! We kicked off the month with a team building session with the whole team, which included some interesting team building sessions of puzzle […]

Ulovane update: October Field Guide group Week 5

09 Nov

Life as a trainee Field Guide: Amakhala Game Reserve, a hidden gem we call home Ulovane update: This week began with awesome astronomy with Oom Ben! It blew our minds to realise just how big the universe really is. There are more stars than grains of sand, that evening we headed out onto Ulovane reserve […]

Ulovane Update: October Level one and Trails Guide Groups

26 Oct

3 Night, 4 Day Sleep out on Amakhala Game Reserve From a Trails Guide’s perspective – Ulovane update: On Sunday afternoon last week the level 1 and trails group were given the briefing for the 3 day sleep out that was upon us and it was impossible to avoid the level of excitement that was around […]

Ulovane update: July Level one group Week 7

29 Aug

Life as a trainee Field Guide: Perks of Bush living Ulovane update: Even with the assessment game drives looming, the bush never fails to provide new and wonderful sights and sounds to distract us… temporarily. No matter how much we try to relax the thought of the game drives is never ending, much like Justin […]

Ulovane update: January Level one group Week 7

08 Mar

Life as a trainee Field Guide: Inquisitive Elephants Ulovane update: Week Seven, the last week before assessments, and what a crazy week it was. With lectures on Monday and Tuesday, it started like any other. We spent the first two days learning about mammals, animal behaviour, taxonomy and tracking. By Wednesday we were finally out […]