FLOWERING PLANTS FOUND ON RECENTLY BURNT AREA OF ROCKWOOD Acalypha peduncularis Albuca setosa Anthericum cooperi Asclepias cucullata Aristea cognata Aster bakerianus Clutia cordata Crassula perforata Cyanotis speciosa Dierama igneum Dipcadi viride Eriosema salignum Eriospermum ornithogaloides Eriosema distinctum Erisema salignum Eulophia hians Euphorbia guenzii Euphorbia sp. (very small fls, round, red rim) Gerbera ambigua Helichrysum aureonitens…

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The indigenous forest of the Karkloof Nature Reserve is home to a variety of bird and mammal species, like those you’ll find on our bird and mammal lists over on our Activities page. We have set up a trail camera on our MTB trail near the hidden waterfall which is in the heart of the…

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The Karkloof Conservation Centre recently arranged an outing for some local birders, lead by respected guides Dave and Sally Johnson.  The sun shone bright as our little group of 10 met up in the car park at Rockwood Forest Lodge where Dave gave an insightful introduction into the Karkloof forests. Having been warned that our…

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SA’s Spectacular Butterflies and Moths Join our annual fundraising event for Bird Research projects. Internationally renowned butterfly enthusiast, Steve Woodhall, is our host. Date: 15 October, 5:30pm for 6pm Venue: Amber Valley Community Centre Cost: Presentation – R40pp; Dinner – R60pp Contact: pdivall@mweb.co.za or sally.j.cumming@gmail.com

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Crane Talk Karkloof Country Club Support the Karkloof Conservation Centre and join us for a presentation by Dr George Archibald, co-founder of the International Crane Foundation on Friday, 07 February 2013. Dinner and lucky draw entry to win 2 Karkloof Canopy Tour tickets are included in the ticket price of R100.00pp. All proceeds go to…

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