August 2015 : Activities planned in the KZN Midlands
Ride4Rhinos (Karkloof to Weenen Game Reserve)
Saturday 15 August 2015 – It’s a ride, not a race!
This annual ride travels through some wonderful natural scenery.
Entry fee of R200 will be donated to the Honorary Officers of the Weenen Game Reserve to help conserve their rhino population.
Visit the website for more information: http://www.ride4rhinos.co.za
Contact Pete Goble with any queries: 082 894 1250
Curry’s Post Conservancy Walk
16 August 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
Midlands Country Market
16 August 09h00 – 12h30 – Peter’s Gate Herb Farm, R103, Lidgetton (next door to Granny Mouse’s Country House Hotel).
Contact Karen 076 412 1320 or Paola 076 872 7734
Fort Nottingham Walk
20 August 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
21 August 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
Symmonds Stream Weed Walk – Howick
25 August 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
Beacon Hill Walk – Howick
30 August 09h00 to 11h00 – Meet at top of Lake View Road for walk in the grassland.
Contact Eve Hughes: 082 872 4333. Donation: R20 to Friends of Beacon Hill.