Springside Christmas Outing

BirdLife Port Natal

Report by Elena Russell

3 December 2016

Our December/Christmas outing to Springside was lots of fun.  There was an excellent turnout, with people coming and going before we could even say hello!

The weather for once was hot and sunny and the birding was good. We split up into 3 groups and thanks to Terry and Lesley for leading two of the groups.

Birders - John Birders – John

Our total bird count was 61 and the prize of a very nice bottle of wine donated by Lesley on behalf of BLPN for guessing the correct number of birds seen was won by Frankie – there was some debate about the female Red-throated Wryneck and then I was told I had left off Southern Black Tit so who should have won the wine is a mystery – never to be solved and never to be mentioned again!

We made lots and lots of…

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