Tag Archives: FGASA Level one

Ulovane Update: July 2014 Level Ones Week 1 & 2

21 Jul

Greetings from the Eastern Cape! We have a fully energised group of level ones in camp and all are rearing to go! Wonderful to have a group of young people full of lustre for life and a great sense of humour! Here are some of the experiences so far……….. Life as a trainee guide: The […]

Ulovane Update: January 2014 Week 6

03 Mar

Life as a Trainee Field Guide: WATCH AND LEARN *Ecology, mammals and animal behaviour. Ulovane Update: What better excuse to spend more time with some of Africa’s most famous animals? We saw elephants play fight and groups of giraffe (known as “towers of giraffe”) come together and fall apart. We spent time with Rhino’s while […]

Ulovane Update: Week 8 Life as a trainee Guide

06 Dec

Life as a trainee Field Guide: The end is close, what a journey it has been! After an awesome weekend at Kariega Game Reserve and in Port Alfred it was back to business first thing Monday morning. A very big week this week with our mock drives and first stage interviews! Many hours were spent […]

Ulovane Update: Week 5 Life as a trainee field guide

12 Nov

Life as a Trainee Field Guide, October 2013 10 Week group: TEAM WORK   As well as finding many cool creatures this week, we also got to work with well known safari vet William Fowlds in an attempt to dart and capture five buffalo.  The task proved to be very difficult, as each animal took […]