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 Post subject: Re: Kruger: from south-to-north-and-back
Unread postPosted: Mon Mar 18, 2013 10:33 pm 
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Before taking the road to the Tropic of Capricorn loop (S143), we did another check-in at Mooiplaas. The ostrich family was still around as well as the tsetsebes. On the plains some birds were present and then we spotted these Lappet-faced couple with 2 chicks at the waterhole. This is the beauty of Mooiplaas, it always got something to deliver.
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We had some expectations of Mooiplaas considering the great sightings we had enjoyed the previous year - Dec'11 when this pair of elephant was coming down to the dam to have a drink. I loved the dust cloud being blown away by the breeze.
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Then we also had this tsetsebe coming very close to the car one early afternoon when a very light drizzle was coming down
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The one morning we spotted a lion in a distance and then another one was walking towards him when they started rubbing against each other. It seemed that they were two brothers. After somne time, they walked off towards the bush.
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A sighting also worth sharing from our Dec'11 trip was just around the corner from Mooiplaas on the S50, these elephants were standing under a tree, but the one with its head against the tree. He was standing like this for quite a long time as if he was sleeping.
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That was an extract from Dec'11, but this time round the area was less eventful. The Tropic of Capricorn loop proved to be quite exciting with some good sightings alround... to be continued.

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 Post subject: Re: Kruger: from south-to-north-and-back
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It is time to drive the Tropic of Capricorn loop (S143), so we headed up the H1-6 and passed the Bowker Kop with beautiful baobab.
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A few kms further we arrived at the Tropic of Capricon plaque. Apparently it is noted that according to some trusted sources, the actual Tropic of Capricorn is about 3 km further south. :hmz:
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As we took the S144, we hit a roadblock with herd of buffalo crossing the road slowly and we enjoyed this sighting. This one with prominent horns was friendly, but did warn us to keep our distance...
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Close to the S144 and S143 intersection we saw this swarm of Wattled starlings landed in the tree next to the road and then flew off again as soon as I managed to get a pic.
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On the S143, there is a stretch of road with bush on both sides and just as the field started to open up, one started to enjoy some sightings of some the grass birds such as the Kori-bustard and Black-bellied bustard
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As we slowly approached the Tihongonyeni waterhole, where all the activity normally is, a black-backed jackal was also following the grassbirds.
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At the Tihongonyeni waterhole, which means in Tsonga 'at the blue wildebeest', there were a lot of activity which will be shared the next time...to be continued

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 Post subject: Re: Kruger: from south-to-north-and-back
Unread postPosted: Wed Mar 20, 2013 8:31 pm 
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Thank you Philip1. :thumbs_up:

Well, we were enjoying the time at Tihongonyeni waterhole with lots of animals around, esspecially lots of elephant coming from different directions. They were continuously coming and going, seems like annual get together. We had lots of different poses and sightings and thought that it be appropriate to dedicate today's report only to these gentle giants.
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Whilst the ellies moving in, the zebras were still busy to get their fair share of the water in a very dry north.
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This tsetsebe had no chance as the elephant was on a mission
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But the others thought the dam was a better proposition...
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Then there were a few poses - first the 'water spray'-pose...
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...followed by a 'dust spray'- pose...
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...and then a 'rubb'- pose against the 'no entry' concrete sign.
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What about this family...with the cute little one in the middle...
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And while all these activities were taking place, 'The elders' were standing under a tree montionless - seems like a very important meeting...
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An important point to highlight is that they were well behaved and no car chasing took place, but must say, we also behaved by respecting their space and keeping our distance.

Amongst all of this elephant activities, the other animals were going about their own ways and this will be the focus of the next posting ....to be continued.

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 Post subject: Re: Kruger: from south-to-north-and-back
Unread postPosted: Fri Mar 22, 2013 9:24 pm 
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Still at the Tihongonyeni waterhole and observing the other grazers while the elephants making their way to and fro from the waterhole.

Dec is always a good month for one good reason and that is most of the grazers had given birth and every where you can see little ones. Here are a few of them - first up the blue wildebeest. Notice the one's horn is broken.
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This baby zebra was practicing his back-kick on his mother - poor mother. SO managed to get this action shot.
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Then the other grazers, the ones with the yellowish socks - Tsetsebes.
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Whilst observing all the different animals on the open plains around the waterhole, I took a shot at what appears to me a 'sparrow'. But only now looking closely at this bird, I discovered that it is in fact a Chestnut-backed sparrowlark (Rooiruglewerik). This is another lesson to be learnt when in Kruger, do not underestimate the bird species and thought you got a photo already or assume it is a common bird as you might just be surprised.
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Nearby, this Martial eagle (Breëkop arend) was also scanning the area for food.
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It was time to head back to camp and get ready for the next day's trip to Punda Maria. The road presented us with an abundance of beautiful bird sightings, but before we can do this, we had to ask permission from the 'king' at the Mopani gate who was patrolling the area early the next morning...to be continued.

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 Post subject: Re: Kruger: from south-to-north-and-back
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This brings us to the end of day 10 of 16. Our time had come to and end at Mopani and the next camp is Punda Maria.
Early the next morning we were ready to take the road further north and first had to enjoy the beautiful sunrise again.
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As we exited the gate, we heard some faded lion-like roars, but thought at first that it is our imagination. Then as we drove closer to the intersection with H1-6, we noticed some cars. This could only mean that the 'king' is closeby.
At first we heard some roars coming from the bush on our righthand-side, but then again some on the lefthand side as well. As we got closer, we saw some visitors were trying to spot the lion roaring on the right, but they were too deep in the bush.

As we had to negotiate our way through this roadblock, we eventually got a glimpse of the one on the left - a female lion. We moved on to the intersection and turned left when we got a better view. Seems the pride was split in two by the car activity the morning at gate opening, hence the two groups calling one another. Here is the female moving through the bush trying to cross the road and meet up with the others.
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If one starts a day with a great sighting just outside a gate, then one tends to think the day will be a brilliant one :hmz: . We were on the H1-6 travelling to Punda Maria, but firstly planned to stop at Shingwedzi for breakfast and then slowly onto Punda Maria. The first section of road runs parallel to the Tsendze river with beautiful trees next to it and producing great bird sightings.

We spotted this fish eagle busy munching away and the calling others and munching again.
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Further up the road, we spotted more birds of prey such as this Tawny eagle and...
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...juvenile Brown snake-eagle.
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The road also presented us with some colour - Southern carmine bee-eater
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So we were heading north slowly enjoying the beauty of the park and anything that moves. On this note we left Mopani - what a brilliant time we have had. I guess a trip to Kruger will no be the same if Mopani is not included and a definate next time - a one-nighter in Shipandani-hide. :sniper:

We are off to the north: Babalala, Punda Maria, Mahonie loop, Klopperfontein, Pafuri and Crooks Corner...to be continued.

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 Post subject: Re: Kruger: from south-to-north-and-back
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It is day 11 of 16 and we were heading to Punda Maria, but first enjoyed some breakfast at Shingwedzi. On our way, we enjoyed quite a few good sightings such as these Sounthern ground hornbills
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From Shingwedzi, we took the H1-7 to Babalala where we spotted quite a number of great birdies such as the Bateleur and the European roller.
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We stopped at Babalala for a leg stretch.
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The northern area was very dry, a lot dryer than the previous year. Talking about the previous year, we had a great sighting at Babalala picnic site when some Roan came to visit us at the waterhole. Here are some pics from the roan we saw Dec'11. :)
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This time road, we did not spot them, hence was a bit dissappointed. :(

We were on our way to Punda Maria along the H13-1 when this impala caught our eye with his own decorations or shall I say pair of 'earrings'.
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We booked in at Punda Maria staying in the nice Family unit - hoping to see some bushbabies...
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Next up, a trip around the S99, the Mahonie loop....and a surprise in the house...

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Unread postPosted: Wed Mar 27, 2013 11:01 pm 
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After we have settled in, it was time to do our first S99 Mahonie loop drive. In Dec'11 it was raining a bit and we had magnificent views of nature which I will share with you in the next post or two. This time round, it was very dry - a complete opposite to the previous year and in a sense quite sad to see the north in such a state.

We had a few good sightings just a km or two in on the loop with this Sharpe's grysbok posing for us.
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Further down the road, we saw our first ever Crowned hornbill and was so excited. :dance:
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There were quite a few buffalo in the area, but loved this one giving me a mouthfull
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Beautiful kudu's were grazing...
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With the second trip the same day, we went anti-clockwise around the Mahonie loop the afternoon and at the back of the loop, about half-way, we encountered a big commotion or racket and stunned by an intersting sighting. Look out for next posting.

But, first I need to share with you what we had found in the house. Between the one slidinging glass door and the mosquito slide door, we found a unique visitor trapped between these two doors - shame. It was this bat and appeared to be ok.
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We saved it and putit on the tree, but that evening it had moved higher up the tree. The next day it was gone.
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After our trip via the Mahonie loop, we rested a bit. Here is a pic or two how it looked inside: FU6 family cottage with 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The one bedroom and bathroom is upstairs and the other two downstairs.
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After our siesta, it was time for another drive via the S99, Mahonie loop, but this time anti-clockwise. With all the general game spotted already, we came across a herd of elephants and that meant - keep your distance and give them their space which we did. We had a resolution for our trip and that was we do not want to impose our presence on any elephant forcing them to be uncomfortable, hence chasing us and so far so good. One of last the last ones to move into the bush were this ellie mother and little one.
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We approached an elevated section and then heard a load commotion and racket. There they were - a great number of babboons in the road with this big guy seemed to be very concerned - wonder why...the answer... :hmz: (I guess you would too)
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On the other side of the hill under a tree, the 'king' was enjoying a meal, not an everyday meal, but one of the babboon family members he had just caught, hence the commotion. It was quite an emotional sightings hearing how the babboons were going on. Just come to think of it...rather not...let stop here - this is the reality of life in Kruger.
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As we travelled around the circle loop and close to the Malukwale dam, there is a short cul du sac which goes around a dead leadwood tree. When we left Shingwedzi that morning, we saw a car coming from behind with the two ladies trying to get our attention. I stopped and then we got to meet a very friendly Vlakvarkvrou. They have noticed our YR and turned around to meet us. They told us that they were coming from Punda Maria and saw a hornbill feeding its chics that were in the trunk of this tree. We tried to spot them, but the tree was too close to the road that it made it quite difficult. Nevertheless, it was great to have met Vlakvarkvrou. :thumbs_up:

We had spotted a few birds of prey such as this fish eagle.
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Close to the intersection with H1-3 we saw these vultures in a tree, but could no see what activity is under it, as it was too far into the bush.
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The evening I went down to the camping area and at the bird hide, a herd of elephant came to drink at the waterhole. After all the people had left, I stayed behind and enjoyed a bit of night life at the hide. I was rewarded with a herd of buffalo coming down to drink. The impalas, grysbok, steenbok, they were all very nervous as they tried to come down as well. Here are a few Buff-pics at night...
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That was the excitement we had enjoyed the afternoon. The next day, we were off to Crooke's Corner and say hello to friendly 'Frank' at Pafuri. But before we got there, the advice received from johanrebel about Klopperfontein drift had paid off and be shared next...

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Before we head off further north to Pafuri, I want to share a contrasting view of the Mahonie loop as experienced on a rainy day in Dec'11. The area has been transformed as oppose to a very dry Dec'12 - two contrasting settings.

There was a slight drizzle all the way as we drove the Mahonie loop (not sure of the name of tree, though)
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Beautiful flowers all over with this flower from a sickle bush (sekelbos)
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The Golden Orb spiders were also hanging around ....
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Common duiker was busy grazing
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And then I got a beautiful Woodlands kingfisher in the rain...singing in the rain trrrrrrrrppppp....
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The Mahonie loop was alive with Brown-headed parrots around enjoying some fruit.
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The afternoon, the rain stopped and sun was out, and the red-eye-long tail mafia came out to sunbath a bit.
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The next morning we left relatively early for Shingwedzi and came across this lion sleeping in the road, but then he decided, he better move into the bush...The light was a challenge being still relatively early.
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Punda Maria and especially the Mahonie loop remains a beautiful place and route. Back to Dec'12 - as mentioned in previous post, we are now off to Pafuri...Frank is waiting...

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Day 12 of 16 and the day was planned to visit Pafuri.

From Punda Maria, we took the S60 gravel road with first stop at Klopperfontein drift. I have read about johanrebel's advice where the resident pride of lions is hanging out. Arriving at Klopperfontein, we first spotted this Black-backed jackal running in its familiar rhythmic effortless style to the waterhole.
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On the other side, there they were - 2 of them and enjoyed some time with them. They were playing with one another at one stage. The area was extremely dry and besides the jackal and the 2 lions, no other animals in sight.
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En-route to Pafuri we saw these beautiful red flowers in the dry field and wonder what the name of is?
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How do you know, you are close to Pafuri? One clue...these majestic trees...Baobabs.
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We arrived at the S63 and headed east towards the border post as wanted to get my Kruger passport stamped. On the way there, the warthog was grazing unperturbed by our presence. (Pumbaa - this one specially for you :whistle:
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Then on the right-hand side of the road halfway to the border post, we saw these 2 beautiful Wahlberg eagles eyeing something on the ground and then later took off.
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Arriving at the Pafuri border post, 24 Dec'12, it was crowded and lots of cars parked on the side and people wanting to go to Mozambique. I guess it was the wrong time to request a stamp. :hmz: , so we got moving without it :( .
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On this note we left and headed to Crooke's Corner and saw these tall Lala palms as the open plains making way for the forest.
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To be continued...still to come...a border crosser from Zim to SA through the Limpopo caught on camera :hmz:

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We left the extremely busy Pafuri border post to see what is going on at Crooke's Corner.

The wall of trees forming a forest are just beautiful and when you entered it, it presented you with a calmness that you will only find here. But, before we could enter, we need to say hallo to this trainee security guard...
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Then we entered the forest ...
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One drives a short distance and suddenly you get presented with the Limpopo river that lies open in front of you. This is proof that one has reached Crooke's Corner. Now, just come to think of it, we are from Cape Town on the furthest south-western point of South Africa and now we were standing at the most opposite location - furthest north-eastern point of South Africa. :hmz:
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This beautiful Fever tree stands in the middle of the cul-de-sac. If you remember, I lost my wide angle lens between Lower Sabie and Satara, hence included this photo that I took in Dec'11.
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On the one side of the lookout point, you can see Mozambique and Zimbabwe. (A photo from Dec'11)
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On the other side of this lookout point, these crocs were waiting in opportunistic fashion for something to eat...
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...but what the crocs did not know, is that on the far side, something was crossing the river from the Zimbabwe side to South Africa - a border crosser....Whilst the waterbuck was crossing the river, we were quite surprised to see how low the water levels actually was. We were also worried that the waterbuck might become croc-breakfast, so we were holding our breath, but he made it safely to the other side and we were very happy... :dance:
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Then there were also the resident big chaps playing in the water close to us.
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We were getting hungry, and Pafuri picnic spot will be the place to address this matter. As we drove back through the trees, one gets presented with this beautiful colour of trees forming a tunnel.
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There were a number of birdies at the Crooke's Corner lookout point and it would be great location for a picnic spot. Well, good bye Crooke's Corner, now hello to 'Frank's corner'...to be continued...

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Just visited Crooke's Corner and slowly making our way to Pafuri picnic spot, but we enjoyed lots of entertainment from the Vervet monkeys, a Southern ground hornbill in a tree, some baboons and lots of birdies.

But first, the Nyalas are such beautiful animals - here are mother and child and the father...
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Some Blue waxbills were looking for food with their powder blue colours against the red-brown soil.
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All around were White-fronted bee-eaters, but just could not get an opportunity for a nice action shot while catching some insects. Need to come back and try again, I guess...good enough reason though :hmz:
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Then we got a bird sighting that was a first for us - Broad-billed roller (Geelbektoupant)
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Close to the Pafuri picnic site, a White-backed vulture just did a take-off...
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It was getting hot and we hungry and thirsty, so it was time to have some breakfast and check in with Frank to see how he was doing....to be continued

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Arriving at the Pafuri picnic spot where we hired one of the gass braais and enjoyed some breakfast whilst the birdies providing some music in the trees. The picnic spot was a bit busy, but it was also late morning, so to be expected.
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Then it was time to say hallo to Frank Mabasa who is well known for his knowledge of the birdies in the area.
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At this note we, with tummies full and greeted Frank, we were off to the Luvuvhu bridge. On our way we had to go past this baobab tree next to the road.
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As we travelled slowly to soak up the calmness of the area, we enjoyed some more birdies...

Red-backed shrike
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Violet-backed starling
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White stork
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Saddle-billed stork
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Hadeda
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Then of course, the resident spy checking us out before leaving the Pafuri area :hmz:
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It had been another great experience visiting the Pafuri region. Just wonder what damage had been done during the recent flood. It is therefore a good excuse to go back as soon as the opportunity lends itself to visit the area again, but it will unfortunately not be soon, though.

We were close to the Luvuvhu river bridge, which will be our next stop before heading back to Punda Maria. I recall that in Dec'11 when we were also in the area, I was watching the petrol gauge more than the road as I underestimated the fuel consumption, but we did made it back to camp - just that feeling of running out of petrol.... :hmz:

Next up, the Luvuvhu river bridge...to be continued.

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We were on our way from the Pafuri picnic spot, tummies full, and heading slowly back to Punda Maria camp, but first we stopped at the Luvuvhu river bridge on the H1-9.

There are two bridges and with beautiful trees on both sides as could be seen from the photos I took in Dec'11.
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From the bridge, the low water levels of the Luvuvhu river compared to Dec'11 is evident. Here is a comparison of exactly the same spot of the water levels in Dec 2012 (first photo) with that of Dec 2011 (second photo). This is evidence how dry the north really was in Dec'12.
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We had some company on the bridge, Wire-tailed swallow (Draadstertswael), posing for a photo.
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On our way back on the H1-9, one cannot miss this beautiful baobab standing on the hill - Baobab Hill, as it is better known.
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We took a right turn at the S61 and went past the Klopperfontein drift to see if the lions of the morning were still in the area, but they were not or they were probably sleeping under a bush or tree as it was quite hot and we could not spot them. Nevertheless, we pushed on along the S60 gravel road and spotted a few birdies we had not seen on the trip thus far.

First up was this Great spotted cuckoo (Gevlekte Koekoek) munching away on a nice worm and then he showed us that he enjoyed that... and want some more... :hmz:
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Further down the road, another birdy - Arrow-marked babbler (Pylvlekkatlagter)
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Closer to the camp this Jacobin cuckoo (Bontnuwejaarsvoël) was giving us the eye to say: "oh, you are also here"
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This brought us back to the camp - another unforgettable trip to Pafuri region. It is our last day at Punda Maria camp and the next day, 25 Dec'12 - day no 13, we were going back in the direction of the south, but first - 2 great days at Shingwedzi ....to be continued (more birdies. crocs story of Dec'11, interesting hooohoo and some 'painted ones'...

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 Post subject: Re: Kruger: from south-to-north-and-back
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Day 13 of 16 had arrived and we were heading back south with next stop for 2 nights at Shingwedzi. We were hoping to see some bushbabies at our unit in Punda Maria, but unfortunately they did not come to visit us, although we could hear them.

Early morning we took the tar road to Babalala picnic spot. No lions sleeping in the road this time as we had the previous year and Babalala was also relatively quiet. What was of concern was that there were quite a lot of Limpopo registered cars on the road on their way to Shingwedzi. We stopped at Boyela waterhole to see if we can spot some cheetah and furtherdown on the 2km loop for eland, but no success.

Nevertheless, we had some other company on the stretch between Babalala and Shingwedzi - some buffalo grazing peacefully on both sides of the road.
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Then there was the old guy - never seen a buffalo this old.
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And there is always a dugga boy or two amongst the heard...
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In Dec'11 we also travelled this road and cars were driving past us at speed and then I noticed right on the side of the road this mom with little baby which was nearly killed - beautiful Temminck's courser (Trekdrawwertjie) - camouflaged by the gravel.
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On the open plains, some zebra was spotted and some were playing with each other whilst other did some serious grazing...
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At one of the small waterhole next to the road, this elephant was busy mud bathing while the temperatures started to climb.
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Although we spotted quite a number of birdies on the trees next to the road, the area on the right close to the S56 (Mpongolo loop) as you travel towards Shingwedzi is quite lush and attracted quite a variety of stork and we spotted 3 different stork species there which was a great sighting...
White stork (Witooievaar)
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Woolly-necked stork (Wolnekooievaar)
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and then the Saddle-billed stork (Saalbekooievaar) with some Woolly-necked stork close by.
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The H1-7 did not disappoint us and we enjoyed some wonderful sighting. So, on this note we arrived at a very busy and hot Shingwedzi camp.
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Once again, the sightings did not dry up and we had some unique ones coming up with next posting...to be continued.

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