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Re: Balule (birding) Bash, 2013

Unread postby Ladybirder » Mon Nov 11, 2013 10:44 pm

Thanks Johan for your trip report, The Eurasian Hobby.. :mrgreen: :mrgreen: I am afraid my front teeth is also at stake.Enjoy!!!

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Re: Balule (birding) Bash, 2013

Unread postby hilda » Tue Nov 12, 2013 4:30 am

Your 2nd Eurasian Hobby! That's great Johan! The African Black duck also displays beautiful colours when in flight. Of course not to be compared to the Turaco's colours, but still unexpectedly beautiful! Your list is growing fast and furious! :clap: :clap:

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Re: Balule (birding) Bash, 2013

Unread postby barryels » Tue Nov 12, 2013 6:03 am

Hi Johan,

Also on board for this trippie :thumbs_up: . Awesome bird sightings thus far. When I read through the report I come to only one conclusion :hmz: . You don't become a stiffneck in three years :whistle: , maybe a third rated amateur :roll: . Enjoy today :thumbs_up: .
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Re: Balule (birding) Bash, 2013

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Tue Nov 12, 2013 6:04 am

MM is back in harness again and increasing the audience. :wink:

Johan, that is a very impressive list 8) I am in sync with Tilandi in saying that I wish I could have filled a space/place.
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Re: Balule (birding) Bash, 2013

Unread postby Johan van Rensburg » Tue Nov 12, 2013 6:32 pm

Ladybirder wrote:Thanks Johan for your trip report, The Eurasian Hobby.. :mrgreen: :mrgreen: I am afraid my front teeth is also at stake.Enjoy!!!


Eish! Nofing is worf yo' front teef... :lol:

I must quickly post a few lines. I'm sitting on the 'balcony' of my safari tent with light fading fast, the sounds of the bush are taking over where sight is left in the darkness.

The night sounds will soon join in the flip-over from day to night.

If I still have oomf left after the night drive, I will post a recount of the drive to LS... I did manage in excess of 100 ticks for the day! :dance:
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Re: Balule (birding) Bash, 2013

Unread postby Sky » Tue Nov 12, 2013 6:39 pm

Johan van Rensburg wrote:
Ladybirder wrote:Thanks Johan for your trip report, The Eurasian Hobby.. :mrgreen: :mrgreen: I am afraid my front teeth is also at stake.Enjoy!!!



If I still have oomf left after the night drive, I will post a recount of the drive to LS... I did manage in excess of 100 ticks for the day! :dance:


More than a 100 :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

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Re: Balule (birding) Bash, 2013

Unread postby Johan van Rensburg » Tue Nov 12, 2013 6:41 pm

hilda wrote:Your 2nd Eurasian Hobby! That's great Johan! The African Black duck also displays beautiful colours when in flight. Of course not to be compared to the Turaco's colours, but still unexpectedly beautiful! Your list is growing fast and furious! :clap: :clap:

Are you moving to Satara today? Enjoy! :dance: :dance:


The Hobby may be the same bird because I saw it in the same area, hilda.

It is Lower Sabie for today. I am in a safari tent with the most exquisite vista!
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Re: Balule (birding) Bash, 2013

Unread postby Johan van Rensburg » Tue Nov 12, 2013 6:46 pm

Sky wrote:More than a 100 :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:


Yup! And my day is not yet done... :lol:
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Re: Balule (birding) Bash, 2013

Unread postby MATTHYS » Tue Nov 12, 2013 6:49 pm

100+ and
I am in a safari tent with the most exquisite vista!

:mrgreen: Enjoy :D
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Re: Balule (birding) Bash, 2013

Unread postby Johan van Rensburg » Tue Nov 12, 2013 6:50 pm

barryels wrote:Hi Johan,

Also on board for this trippie :thumbs_up: . Awesome bird sightings thus far. When I read through the report I come to only one conclusion :hmz: . You don't become a stiffneck in three years :whistle: , maybe a third rated amateur :roll: . Enjoy today :thumbs_up: .


I am happy for every 'mite on board... the more the merrier I say.

We have to make a plan to go birding together so that you can see there is nothing special going on... just nonstop binos in front of eyes...
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Re: Balule (birding) Bash, 2013

Unread postby Johan van Rensburg » Tue Nov 12, 2013 6:54 pm

Meandering Mouse wrote:MM is back in harness again and increasing the audience. :wink:

Johan, that is a very impressive list 8) I am in sync with Tilandi in saying that I wish I could have filled a space/place.


Hi, MM.

Good to have along as well. Soon we'll exceed the Jacaranda Breakfast Show ratings :lol: they have an audience of 19!
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Re: Balule (birding) Bash, 2013

Unread postby Tilandi » Tue Nov 12, 2013 6:57 pm

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Johan's view from his Safari Tent @ LS :) :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
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Re: Balule (birding) Bash, 2013

Unread postby Tilandi » Tue Nov 12, 2013 6:59 pm

Another view
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:mrgreen: :mrgreen:
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Re: Balule (birding) Bash, 2013

Unread postby Johan van Rensburg » Tue Nov 12, 2013 7:02 pm

Tilandi wrote:Image
Johan's view from his Safari Tent @ LS :) :mrgreen: :mrgreen:


Thanks Tlandi

I just had to devise a plan to get some colour into this thread! :lol:
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Re: Balule (birding) Bash, 2013

Unread postby MATTHYS » Tue Nov 12, 2013 7:02 pm

Very :mrgreen: , Tilandi !
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