Birding with Peter Ginn At De Hoop

Few other reserves offer as complete an outdoor experience as De Hoop – sea, sand dunes, the vlei, a floral sensation of rare Fynbos plants, diverse antelope and the Potberg Mountains 다운로드.

Birders can observe many species of birds from wading birds on the shores of the vlei to a colony of endangered Cape vultures in the Potberg Mountains. De Hoop is proud to offer a special five-day workshop with Peter Ginn –“Local birds in their local  habitats at De Hoop” from 7 – 12 June 2015 아톰 에디터 다운로드.

Ginn, the author of numerous books, including the Ultimate Companion for Birding in South Africa, is a well known and highly respected expert on birds in Southern Africa 게임 디지털.

 De Hoop birds - spoonbill

Local Birds in Local Habitats at De Hoop with Peter Ginn:


Sunday 7 June 2015
14h00 Arrival and Check-in Reception
6:30 Cocktail Hour – Informal Lecture: Introduction to Birding in their local habitats The Shed

Monday 8 June 2015
8:00am Guided Bird Walk looking at Water Birds, along the Vlei with Peter Ginn
9:00 Breakfast
10:30 Tea and presentation –  “Water Birds – Part 1”  The Shed
12:30 Lunch Restaurant
2.00 Leisure
3:30 Informal discussion of Bird ID techniques
4:00 Tea and Cake Fig Tree
4:30 Guided bird walk along the vlei
6:00 Cocktail Hour – Informal Lecture:“Water Birds – Part 2” The Shed
7:30 Supper

Tuesday 9 June 2015
8:00 Guided Bird Walk
9:00 Breakfast
10:30 Tea and presentation “Sea Birds” The Shed
12:30 Travel to Koppie Alleen
1:00 Picnic Lunch @ Koppie Alleen Koppie Alleen
2:00 Guided Shore Bird and Marine Walk(Low Tide 14:35) Koppie Alleen
4:30 Tea and Cake Fig Tree
6:00 Cocktail Hour – Informal Lecture: “Shore Birds” The Shed
7:30 Supper

Wednesday 10 June 2015
8:00 Guided Bird Walk looking at Water Birds, along the Vlei with Peter Ginn
9:00 Breakfast
10:30 “Woodland Birds”Tea and presentation The Shed
12:30 Lunch Restaurant
2:00 Visit to Potberg to see Woodland Birds Potberg
4:00 Tea and Cake  with Informal discussion of Bird ID techniques Fig Tree
6:00 Cocktail Hour – Informal Lecture: “Raptors” The Shed
7:30 Supper

Thursday 11 June 2015
8:00 Guided Bird Walk looking at Bush Birds with Peter Ginn
9:00 Breakfast
10:30 Tea and presentation “Bush Birds” The Shed
12:30 Lunch Restaurant
2:00 Afternoon at leisure Potberg
4:00 Tea and Cake  with Informal discussion Fig Tree
6:00 Cocktail Hour – Informal Lecture:“Conclusion” The Shed
7:30 Supper

Friday 12 June 2015
9:00 Breakfast
10:00 Checkout

Itinerary subject to change according to weather conditions and scheduling.

R2 700.00 per person sharing (includes all meals and workshops – minimum 4 persons per cottage. R1200.00 per person  for self-catering (includes workshops) – minimum 4 persons per cottage in De Hoop Village or Equipped Cottage, drinks excluded.

De Hoop birds - black harrier incubating on nest

Bookings: Contact Nini Stephens  nini@iafrica.com

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The De Hoop Collection:

Tel: 021 422 4522

email: info@dehoopcollection.co.za or res@dehoopcollection.co.za

www.dehoopcollection.co.za

Images By: Peter Ginn.

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