WESSA October 2018

Dear WESSA Members, Affiliated Friends Groups and their Members, PLEASE forward to all your members. Find below the summary of the main points of the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report that details the big differences between a 1,5 and 2...

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https://mailchi.mp/c45c3c1cf97d/bfg-event-4-aug-reminder?e=dfcca8eaec   SATURDAY  4 AUGUST 2018 WESSA Western Cape BFG Event URBAN CONSERVATION Hosted by WESSA Western Cape & Friends of Zeekoeivlei and Rondevlei Cost: R50   Notice to all WESSA affiliated...

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Notes of activities

CREW 2018 -JUNE OUTINGS 31 May – Belated information. Outing to Klipheuwel-Telkom Swartland Shale Renosterveld. The Endangered Marasmodes dummeri and Ruschia diversifolia - Vulnerable was found. New on the list Pauridia minuta. 8-10 June CREW Workshop at Wortelgat....

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Talks in 2018

 2018 Talks are advertised in our tygerberghills.co.za website , facebook page , local Tygerberger newspaper and local Radio stations. Coming up talk is by speaker   Guy Palmer. The talk will be mainly about Barn Owls and their interaction with small mammals....

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Monthly Talk at Tygerberg Nature Reserve:

  Time and Place is 19h00 for 19:30 at Kristo Pienaar Environmental Education Centre , Tygerberg Nature Reserve. Cost :  Friends of  Tygerberg Hills membership card is a free entry.  Non-members = R20 donation. For more details contact Diane on  021 975 5660...

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Hiking trails

Saturday hikes for 2018 Members Hike is being held on 28 th July  Saturday morning  , weather permitting. Starting at 08h30 .  Wear comfortable shoes for a long hike and bring  water along. Non members to pay entry fee to reserve. Contact hike leader Neville...

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Cannon firing

6 pounder  and original 12 pounder   History of the muzzle loading cannon on the Tygerberg Hills nature reserve The original 12 pounder Dutch signal cannon was moved in 1994 to the entrance of the Parow Municipal Building. In 1996 Vice Admiral Simpson – Anderson...

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Wheelchair path

Access for person in a wheelchair Did you know that Tygerberg Nature Reserve has a wheelchair friendly path? The friends work team finished the construction of the 500m long wheelchair path in the Tygerberg Nature Reserve. The opening took place on Heritage Day 24...

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Friends of Tygerberg Hills ,  PO Box 2522 ,  Durbanville ,  7551
Secretary = Diane Johnson 083 270 8546
Chairman = Dan =  e-mail  friendsofthetygerberg@gmail.com

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Upcoming Event

Wynand du Toit  Speaker for Tuesday 5 February 2019 at Tygerberg Nature Reserve.

General Information

Tygerberg Nature Reserve

Address: Totius Street, Welgemoed.

Opening hours:
SUMMER: October to March
Week days: 07h30 – 18h00
Weekends: 07h30 – 19h00

WINTER: April to September
Week days: 07h30 – 17h00
Weekends: 07h30 – 18h00

Entrance fees:
Adults: R14
Children 3 to 17yrs: R7
Children under 3yrs: Free
Senior citizen (60 yrs and older): R7
Student with valid student card: R7
Booked learner: R6
Booked learner Feeding scheme etc– approved by EE officer: Free
Friends of Tygerberg Hills: Free
Vehicle: disabled drop off only: Free