Tag Archives: Gap Year

Wildlife Wednesday: Trapdoor Spider

10 Jul
Trapdoor justin

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 & May Marine Guides

04 Jun
Wes (33)

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 […]

Ulovane Update: Field and Backup Trails Guides Week 6

20 May
Wes (127)

Backup Trails Guides This was our second last week here at Ulovane. It’s insane how quickly the time has gone for these six weeks. Our hearts are getting heavy knowing we have one more week left. This week has been a practical one full of tracking and trails. We have been doing a combination of […]

Ulovane Update: Field and Backup Trails Guides Week 5

14 May
Sem

Field Guides Monday is always a weird day of the week but it can honestly be one of the best at Ulovane. Monday was a day that the Field Guides explored an area of Amakhala Game Reserve that we had not yet been to; the northern territory! We got to see a huge herd of […]

Ulovane Update: Field and Backup Trails Guides Week 4

08 May
Wes 126

Backup Trails Guides Another amazing week of walking through the bush on Amakhala Game Reserve! We started the week in the classroom with lectures specifically aimed at learning how to approach animals on foot, animal diseases and incident and crime scene management. Three very different but equally important topics. Something that was especially interesting for […]