Talks at Maropeng GP

Have you heard about the Magaliesberg vulture restaurants? Or about Dwarsvlei, a farm north of Krugersdorp that was the site of a “forgotten” battle during the South African War (Anglo-Boer War)? We’ve got a treat for you at Maropeng during the Magalies Rocks the Cradle festival: a series of public talks by three celebrated experts.

The African Bird Fair GP

BirdLife South Africa is pleased to announce that The African Bird Fair will take place on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 September 2017 at the Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden, Roodepoort.

iSimangaliso : Re-development KZN

Theme: Restoration and Re-development of the Park (Land consolidation, infrastructure, economic benefits, invasive alien control, siyaqubeka deal, game reintroduction, estuarine rehabilitation, tourism

Flight for birders course CTN

DATES: 15 and 16 October 2017 VENUE: Auditorium, NG Church, Stellenbosch West, 3 Alexander Street, Stellenbosch. COSTS: R 550-00 that include the course notes & certificate endorsed by BirdLife South Africa. Kindly note that gift vouchers for attendance of the course are now also available: an ideal gift for friends and family members interested in nature in general and birds in particular.

Introducing the cultures of the Cape

Introducing the cultures of the Cape – taking form our heritage to use in our culture. This time the focus is on the Khoinkhoin.


SEX, ART & DEATH: THE FORENSIC SCIENCE OF HUMAN EVOLUTION Any science can be forensic when used in the criminal justice system, but now the CSI skills used to investigate crime scenes and homicides are being used to study human evolution.