April Activities in the Midlands

N3TC-story-1-sihle-philani-asa-inhlosane-dec-2014-jan15April 2015 : Activities planned in the KZN Midlands


Gartmore Farm Walk – Karkloof

1 April 09h00 to 11h00

Walk through farm and grasslands to the lovely Yarrow Falls

Contact Robyn McGillivray to book: 082 802 8949

Donation: R20 to Karkloof Conservancy


Kilgobbin Forest Walk – Dargle

2 April 09h00 to 11h00

Explore the mist-belt forest along old logging paths

Contact Barend Booysen to book 082 787 0797

Donation: R20 to Dargle Conservancy


Milestone Forest Walk

3 April 09h00 to 11h00

Visit the historic farm where the very first Conservancy in South Africa was started in 1978, to walk in the forest amongst the Yellowwoods.

Contact Marilyn Revesz  082 427 3365

Donation: R20 to Balgowan Conservancy

 Dargle Local Market

Easter Market

5 April 09h00-11h00 at Lions River Club

Contact: Mike 083 325 1082

 Boston Forest Walk – Boston

5 April 09h00 to 11h00

A gentle stroll through a forest patch, crossing streams and listening to the birds.
Meet at The Pickle Pot 10 kms from Boston village on the R617 (Underberg Road)

Contact Carol to book: 082 450 6792

Donation R20 to local conservation

Rosetta Country Market

11 April 08h00 – 12h00 and 25 April

Venue: Rosetta Dam, Kamberg Road (about 500m from R103 on left hand side).

Contact Dave Whitfield: 082 550 4656

Mpophomeni Hills Walk

14 April 09h00 to 11h00

Join local guides to learn more about the area.

Contact Penz Malinga to book 071 450 9320

Donation: R20 to Mpophomeni Conservation Group

Fort Nottingham Walk

16 April 09h00 to 11h00

Meet at ElsAmics to explore the grassland and forest

Contact Roy Tabernor to book: 082 487 0922

Donation: R20 to Lion’s Bush Conservancy

Mbona Private Reserve Walk – Karkloof

17 April 09h00 to 11h00

Beautiful grasslands and forests.  Bring a picnic to enjoy with magnificent views afterwards

Contact Keith Cooper to book: 082 574 1958

Donation: R20 to Karkloof Conservancy


Lemonwood Forest Walk – Dargle

19 April 09h00 to 11h00

Steep forest trail with marked trees and birds, butterflies and monkeys

Contact Katie Robinson to book: 082 052 6072

Donation: R20 to Dargle Conservancy

Curry’s Post Conservancy Walk

19 April 08h30 for 09h00 start

Enjoy a different stroll each month

Contact Sarah Allan to book: 076 578 2941

Donation: R20 to Curry’s Post Conservancy


Beacon Hill Walk – Howick

26 April 09h00 to 11h00

Meet at top of Lake View Road for walk in the grassland

Contact Eve Hughes to book: 082 872 4333

Donation: R20 to Friends of Beacon Hill

Symmonds Stream Weed Walk – Howick

28 April 09h00 to 11h00

Meet at Thabo’s Antiques at 08h50. Wear walking shoes.

Learn about invasive plants in our area and what we can do about them

Contact Pam Haynes for details 083 456 9202


World’s View

30 April 09h00 to 11h00

Meet at the World’s View Look-out site for a walk in the grassland with amazing views

Contact Howard Richardson to book: 083 591 0079

Donation R20 to World’s View Conservancy