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Forum History - Just for fun

Unread post by Wild@Heart » Fri Jan 17, 2014 5:21 pm

Thought I'd share this little article that appeared in the Kruger Times in 2006. I'm sure it's still somewhere on the forum but just to show how amazing this forum has become :)

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Unread post by Carol g » Fri Jan 17, 2014 5:23 pm

Very interesting, thanks for posting it :gflower:
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Unread post by Wild@Heart » Fri Jan 17, 2014 5:25 pm

Thanks to whomever moved it to the right forum .. i was still busy sending a message apologising :redface:

Glad you like it Carol G :thumbs_up:
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Unread post by MATTHYS » Fri Jan 17, 2014 5:39 pm

Please post more forum history 8) , Wild@Heart !
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Unread post by Wild@Heart » Fri Jan 17, 2014 5:41 pm

I'll have to go look at home .. this was just by change on my HD when I was cleaning it :)
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Unread post by MATTHYS » Fri Jan 17, 2014 5:43 pm

Please do so, thanks :D
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Unread post by Wild@Heart » Fri Jan 17, 2014 6:03 pm

Here is a photo of DinkyBird when she first visited the park :twisted: :D :wink: :littleangel:

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And some rock paintings found

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1st forum birthday
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Scrat visiting the waterhole :)
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Orpen Cam -- in motion
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Big rain at Orpen
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Orpen Sunrise
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Mythical Creatures that don't exist in Kruger
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etc :)
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Unread post by MATTHYS » Fri Jan 17, 2014 6:08 pm

Great memories :clap: and had a good :lol: @some, thanks !
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Unread post by Philip1 » Fri Jan 17, 2014 6:16 pm

Wild@Heart :thanx: :whistle:
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Unread post by Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Fri Jan 17, 2014 8:46 pm

:yaya: Wild@Heart

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Very Image history you have here. :dance: :dance:

Some really special :funny: :thumbs_up:
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Unread post by stevenjm » Fri Jan 17, 2014 8:53 pm

brilliant post!

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Unread post by arks » Fri Jan 17, 2014 8:58 pm

:gflower: Great stuff W@H :thumbs_up: How clever of you to have kept all these ancient history goodies on your hard drive (I especially like your early photo of DB!)
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Unread post by Elsa » Fri Jan 17, 2014 9:11 pm

Oooh, this is wonderful and brings back lots of great memories of the "old days" :clap:
Thanks for sharing again W@H! :thumbs_up:
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Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Sat Jan 18, 2014 6:19 am

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Unread post by DinkyBird » Sun Jan 19, 2014 10:12 pm

Wild@Heart wrote:Here is a photo of DinkyBird when she first visited the park :twisted: :D :wink: :littleangel:
Barefooted nogal! :twisted:
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