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Ulovane Update: Marine Guide Final Update

02 Apr
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1st Semester Where did you go? As our first semester comes to an end, we would just like to say a HUGE THANK YOU to the Ulovane Team for an exceptional 3 months. You guys are just amazing, your hard work, guidance and support for each other and the students is just crazy! We are […]

Ulovane Update: Field Guides Week 8 and Marine Guides Week 1

15 Mar
The interest never ceases

Field Guides Week 8 started off with the last model drive with our instructors. We explored amazing new places -like the ‘little Grand Canyon’, as it is affectionately known on the reserve- that we had not been to before. The views and sights from this viewpoint were amazing, we even spent our lunch break at […]

Ulovane Update: Final Blog for 2018! November Marines

21 Dec
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Marine Guides In my last blog post at the end of the Trails program, I began by saying that time is warped at Ulovane. This one, I will begin by saying the Marine course is completed in warp speed. The 4-week Marine course passed in the blink of an eye (or maybe I could say […]

Ulovane Update: October Field Guides Week 9 and November Marines Week 2

05 Dec
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Field Guides The week that has passed was filled with fear, excitement, tears and joy as we went through assessment game drives. This is the moment we have all been waiting for; what it feels like to become a field guide. It was an exciting and nerve wracking experience, and I think everyone dealt with it […]

Ulovane Update: Field Guides Week 8 and Marine Guides Week 1

28 Nov
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Field Guides This has been a week of mock assessment game drives, a sight and sound test,  practical assessment and the final written exams on Frogs, Amphibians and Fish. The usual Eastern Cape weather – very sunny one day and raining the next or even the same day, it keeps life interesting that is for […]