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Ulovane Update: April level one group Week 6

23 May

Life as a trainee Field Guide: BIRDS, Birds and more Birds! Ulovane update: We started the week with a morning game drive in Amakhala, with a beautiful sunrise escaping the morning cloud to shine our way down past olive grove…. we then found a large amount of blood with little evidence suggesting the event that took […]

Ulovane update: April Level One Group Week 5

16 May

Life as a trainee Field Guide: You live and you learn Ulovane update: Once again a busy week on Amakhala Game Reserve developing our guiding skills and knowledge! The sleep out Our sleep out was on Amakhala Game Reserve in a beautiful milk wood forest. At the start of the day the vehicles were packed […]

Ulovane Update: April Level One Group Week 4

10 May

Life as a trainee Field Guide: Building Confidence every step of the way Ulovane update: Every week at Ulovane is exciting and this week was no different. Monday we spent in lectures on Botany (which includes trees, plants, wildflowers and grasses) who knew there was so much to learn and so interesting! Tuesday we were […]

Ulovane update: April Trails Guide Group Week 3

03 May

Life as a trainee Trails Guide: On foot and ready explore, learn and focus! Ulovane update: With our Advanced Rifle Handle qualifications under our belts we were looking forward to getting out into the bush, in amongst the all the animals. We set out early Monday morning, with one group walking with Pieter and the […]

Ulovane update: April Level One group Week 3

03 May

Life as a trainee Field Guide: Our first night under the stars! Ulovane update: The beginning of week 3 started off as a fun morning, as everyone was talking about the fire from the day before sharing their stories about what had happened. It was our first experience of a bush fire and it was […]