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Celebrate the uMngeni

Tomorrow some of the River Walk Team will join Andrew Fowler and the Natal Fly Fishers Club to celebrate the work they have done clearing the riparian zone of invasive plants.  Why not come along to Explore the banks of the … Continue reading

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Karkloof River

We are delighted that the Karkloof Conservancy  will be walking the Karkloof River over the next few days. It has always been our intention to inspire others to explore the rivers they live beside and to take ownership of the … Continue reading

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Secret of Symmonds Stream

Once upon a time Symmonds Stream rose in the grassland and trundled along merrily for a couple of kilometres, before tumbling over forest clad cliffs into the uMngeni River gorge. Nowadays, this little river emerges at the base of thirsty … Continue reading

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The Gift

Rietspruit Day Four – 28 December 2016 Pandora writes: Penny’s Whats App message came as a special Gift the day after Christmas.  “We are going back to explore the last section of the Rietspruit on Thursday. Are you in?”   A … Continue reading

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Rub-a-dub-dub 5 Walkers in a Tub

Rietspruit Day Three – 16 December 2016 Preven was still eating breakfast as we left home at our usual time of 05h45 and headed out to the next section. The day dawned overcast and cool, and stayed that way! What … Continue reading

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Bulldozers, Mud and Heartache

Rietspruit Day Two – 15 December 2016 Penny writes: I’m still reeling with shock, horror and disbelief. Disbelief primarily. Disbelief that in 2016 the construction of a housing development can cause so much environmental damage. Disbelief at the apparent lack … Continue reading

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The College, The River, The Fields

Rietspruit Day One – 14 December 2016 Preven writes:  I left the howling streets, frantic malls and bright light casinos of Gauteng and got on the early morning bus to Howick, to rendezvous with Penny and begin our first river … Continue reading

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