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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue Oct 23, 2012 8:34 pm

Heron big catch on the Hippo back

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon Nov 05, 2012 7:11 pm

It is time to get Sunset dam active again before the holidays.... :think:

Rush hour

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Stork posing

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Hippos playing

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Philip1 » Mon Nov 05, 2012 7:22 pm

Jan, thank you for bringing Sunset dam to us sitting at home :clap: :wink:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Pumbaa » Mon Nov 05, 2012 11:06 pm

Thanks for these out of this world pictures, Jan :thumbs_up:

My favourite is the giant kingfisher :clap: :clap:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby naomi c » Mon Nov 12, 2012 2:29 pm

Jan - :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:

We passed Sunset Dam on 29 October on our way to Skukuza. Was hoping for some nice pics to share on this thread but unfortunately there was very little activity and to top it all it was totally overcast.

The dam was really full

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby naomi c » Mon Nov 12, 2012 2:32 pm

This little guy was willing to be photographed

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby naomi c » Mon Nov 12, 2012 2:33 pm

But not for long - turned its back on me and took off!

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And that concludes my meagre contribution!

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon Nov 26, 2012 7:51 pm

Great sightings Naomi :clap: :clap:

3 Different fly buys......

Heron

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African Spoonbill

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Hamerkop

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat Jan 19, 2013 8:41 pm

Time to get Sunset dam active again!!

Please upload all the great sightings to keep us reminding about the great place until our next visit :cam:

Hyena sprint

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Heron pose

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Stork ready to land

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Graham_5000 » Sun Jan 20, 2013 3:06 am

naomi c wrote:Monster croc on the far side of the dam

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As one of the most visited spots in Kruger, I bet there have been a few croc ambushes viewed at Sunset dam, both successful and unsuccesful!
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby peterpiper » Sun Jan 20, 2013 9:47 am

Two of my favourite images from Sunset Dam in July last year.

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:31 am

Agree great pose and images Peterpiper :clap: :clap: Tx for sharing

Keep them coming!!!

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby peterpiper » Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:34 am

Thanks Jan.

With all this rain around today, it's hard to remember how dry it was at Sunset dam back in July.

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Philip1 » Sun Jan 20, 2013 11:01 am

:sup: :sup: Thank you all for the Stunning photos :w: :w:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Sheenaugh-Lee » Sun Jan 20, 2013 11:03 am

wow!!!! Now that is a stunning photo! :)
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