Ulovane Update: September Semester Week 9

05 Dec
Shani week 2 (28)

4 Week Nature Experience Wrap Rosie, from England, was with us for her Apprentice Field Guide course 2 years ago and has recently come back to spend a month here on our 4-week Nature Experience. It has been WONDERFUL having her ‘home’! Lachlan is a guide from Australia, who has a superb account of what […]

Ulovane Update: September Semester Week 8

27 Nov
Melissa week 8 (74)

November Marine Guide course: Week 1 Danike is here to share the exciting first week of the final marine guide course for the year! She has been with us here at Ulovane for both the Apprentice Field and Trails guide courses! Have a read for yourselves on what they got to up to! Our very […]

Ulovane Update: World Fisheries Day

21 Nov
World-Fisheries-Day

World Fisheries Day This day is an important celebration worldwide, more than two-thirds of the world’s fisheries have been overfished and are in a state of decline due to pollution, global warming and destruction of essential fish habitats. The day helps highlight the importance to human lives that water has, both in and out of […]

Ulovane Update: Semester September Week 7

19 Nov
Locky week 6 (6)

Apprentice Field Guides Wow, how times flies. This week we finished our last modules for the course and each got the opportunity to do a mock game drive. It can be quite an eye-opener to see everything one remembers from all we have learnt and absorbed the last seven weeks, and it helps a lot […]

Ulovane Update: Trainers blog

18 Nov
Wes (29)

Ulovane Update: Meet Piet Dunn, head trainer, mentor and assessor for our FGASA APPRENTICE TRAILS GUIDE COURSE. Pieter started his guiding career in 2008 when he attended Ulovane Environmental Training for his FGASA Apprentice Guide qualification. He passed the course and started guiding on Amakhala Private Game Reserve. Pieter subsequently spent 5 years as a guide […]