Refurbishment of Lionspruit Hides


The Marloth Park Honorary Rangers have completed another big project of re-thatching and repairing the bird hides at Impala and Ngwenya dams in Lionspruit. These two facilities will now be a pleasure to visit. The old water tank at Impala dam self-destructed during our operations and is presently being replaced with a nice brick support structure and new tank. We would still like to replace the bird posters which have faded badly.

 

Impala Dam   Ngwenya Dam
    

 

 

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hrOur vision is to support and assist the Nkomazi Municipality Conservation Department within Marloth Park with their management strategies and objectives while being an effective volunteer group. 
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The Honorary Rangers Winter Fair was held at Henk Van Rooyan Park in Marloth Park on Saturday 12th July.

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hrOpen Meetings take place on the fourth Thursday of the month at 08:00 in the Committee Room, Henk van Rooyen Park. All non-rangers are welcome to attend as observers.

 

 

bushwalksmallBush Walks and Talks take place on a monthly basis usually starting at 08:00 and lasting about 2 hours. 

 

 

 

Bird walks hosted by Honorary Rangers are held at 06h00 on the first Saturday of the month in varying locations. On the first saturday in October we will meet at the intersection near Gate 2 of Seerkoi and Buffel Streets.

Commencing on 21st October 2014, bird/nature walks hosted by the Marlothii Conservancy will take place on the third Saturday of every month at Henk van Rooyen Park at 06h00 until 31st March 2015 thereafter the starting time will be changed to 08h00 for the winter months. 

A comprehensive list of the 339 birds recorded in Marloth Park is published by the the Honorary Rangers (in English and Afrikaans) and is available from the SecretaryThis list is also available on-line here together with sightings lists and reports for each Saturday Bird Walk.