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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
Unread postPosted: Thu Jun 26, 2014 5:56 pm 
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Thanks Jan :D

With all the patrons waiting I should,maybe, reopened Grootkolk Birdies Bar .... :hmz:

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More and more patrons :big_eyes:

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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
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Beautiful dots of colours Goronta, and the "crowd" at the "bar" is just awesome! :clap: :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
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Goronta wrote:
... With all the patrons waiting I should,maybe, reopened Grootkolk Birdies Bar .... :hmz:
:wink:
what we can do to avoid Bats.......... (not only one.... :whistle: ) :hmz:
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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
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Thanks hilda :gflower:
Happy to see you again on this thread anne-marie :k
Bats... Bats :hmz: What shall we do ? :hmz:
"Too Bats or not too Bats ? that is the question... " :redface: :wink:

"Open bar folks !"


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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
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against Bees... one forbid the bar at Grootkolk :?
not the tap :doh:

what one can forbid in camps (small camps) with a lot (and a lot) of Bats :hmz:
opened windows, water in the bathroom... if somebody have an idea :lol:

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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
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We should ask Batman anne-marie :lol:

In the meantime thirsty patrons were enjoying the bar...


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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
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It's what we call a "long drink" :lol:

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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
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Goronta - What an amazing photo of finches. Love them. What are they drinking out of? Looks like a chalice?


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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
Unread postPosted: Tue Jul 01, 2014 10:48 pm 
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Just a plastic bowl Melda30
It was part of the cabin in Grootkolk when we were there ... (it's now forbidden for a strange story of beeeeeeeeeeeees......)


Waiting my turn !

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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
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Looks if you had a great time with the finches......super images Goronta :clap: :clap: :clap:

Bea Eater pose....
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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
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Sjoe!!! That bee-eater has obviously been at a VERY rough party, Jan :) Feeling a bit frayed around the edges there :lol:

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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
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Poor bee-eater :cry:
Was not in Birdies bar Jan :hmz: :lol:

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I hope you're not tired with this finches long serie :mrgreen:

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MZNP august 1st-4th,
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Tsitsikamma Storms River Mouth august 9th-11th ,Ebb and Flow : 12th-15th
Bontebok:16-17th
Agulhas:18th

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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
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Poor bee-eater :cry:
Was not in Birdies bar Jan :hmz: :lol:


:lol: 8) :lol: :lol: :lol:

Your "bar" series is lovely and birds are never boring so please continue Goronta.

Lovely bee-eater, Jan! It looks if it was suffering from cold weather.

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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
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Another "oldie" from 2003: "A380" ready for take-off........

Amazing to see that these birds can fly.

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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
Unread postPosted: Thu Jul 03, 2014 11:21 pm 
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Thanks eos5d for your kind comments :thumbs_up: :D

Beautiful 2003 "pterodactyl" :lol:

A 2011 finch
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MZNP august 1st-4th,
Addo august 5-8th,
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Bontebok:16-17th
Agulhas:18th

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