Tag Archives: Career change

Inspirational Woman in Eco Tourism Careers: Gabriela Brunner

23 Aug
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We met Gabriela about 4 years ago when she joined us on a 7 Day Tracking Specialisation course. Gabi inspired us from the get-go with her enthusiasm and passion for not just nature and wildlife, but LIFE! She gets to travel all over the world, but found that her heart belongs to Africa! Her story […]

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 3

30 Jul
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Apprentice Field Guides This Week started with all of us beginning to practice driving the game viewers. Our instructor Justin guided us through each drive and set us up with a few challenging routes in order to test both our driving and navigation skills. He showed us that being a guide is not only about […]

Wildlife Wednesday: Trapdoor Spider

10 Jul
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Wildlife Wednesday: Trapdoor Spider This week Wildlife Wednesday is about the elusive and fascinating Trapdoor Spider! There is so little that is fully known about these creatures, but the little that has been discovered is enough for us to be drawn into the marvels of yet another intriguing creepy crawlie. Did you know there are […]

Ulovane Update: April Field Guides and May Marines

11 Jun
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Field Guides: Week 9 We have reached week nine of our Field Guide Course! It has gone so quickly, but it is amazing what can be achieved in nine weeks! Our week started off with conservation activities on Ulovane Reserve; the hard work of road maintenance and repair! It was tiring and quite a challenge […]

Ulovane Update: April Field Guides & May Marine Guides

04 Jun
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Marine Guides Week 1 Our marine guide course started off on Sunday afternoon when we left the Ulovane campus and moved to a beach house in Riet River, which will be our home for the next four weeks. It is a beautiful location with a great view of the beach from the house! Our first […]