Palmiet Saturday 3rd June 2017

BirdLife Port Natal Report by Elena Russell Last year’s outing to Palmiet was cancelled due to heavy rain which made the river crossing impossible. Another year, another attempt. We had a good turnout mostly members and a couple of visitors. We had two options; cross the river in search of the grasslands or take the path alongside the river, both options were not without their … Continue reading Palmiet Saturday 3rd June 2017

Mziki – Malagasy Pond Heron

BirdLife Port Natal Report by Paul and Sally Bartho 21 June 2017 Our adventure started while we were at the Sobhengu timeshare on the Nibela Peninsular, Isimangoliso Wetland Park, KZN – very close to Phinda. We received Trevor Hardaker’s report that a Malagasy Pond Heron had been seen at Mziki in Phinda. We followed Trevor’s reports each day hoping that arrangements would be made with … Continue reading Mziki – Malagasy Pond Heron