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Re: Messages for our rangers protecting our rhino

Unread post by pops » Tue Jun 25, 2013 9:21 pm

Congratulations to you all. You deserve the awards for your splendid work and your devotion to protecting that which is precious to us.

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Re: Andrew Desmet - Messages of support

Unread post by hilda » Wed Jun 26, 2013 6:21 am

How sweet of Bianca and Nico MarkusF! :clap: :clap:

Of course small children will not understand things like this, unless it is explained to them properly. What a sad time we are living in! :(
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Re: Messages for our rangers protecting our rhino

Unread post by hilda » Wed Jun 26, 2013 6:59 am

Congratulations to all who received awards, and especially to the KNP Rangers! Your devotion and hard work do not go unnoticed and is really appreciated! :clap: :clap:

Thank you DB for posting the link! :gflower:
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Lower sabie - Housekeeping

Unread post by fee » Fri Jun 28, 2013 12:40 pm

When we left LS on the 16th my dear husband did the checking to make sure nothing was left behind.
Well, needless to say on nearing Phanbeni Gate five hours later, I was almost sure that I didn't see my special gel cooler bag with our Tupperware bottles being packed. I was right!! .....So much for the good checking :evil:
Phabeni gate office staff phoned LS, and the maid who cleaned our unit had found the bag standing in all its glory on the table outside and handed it in.

Two weeks later I found someone who was going to LS (never thinking that it would still be there). Toko phoned me from housekeeping to ensure that I had given permission to this person to collect it on my behalf.
A big bouquet to Toko and the staff. :gflower: :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:

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Re: Lower sabie - Housekeeping

Unread post by MarkusF » Fri Jun 28, 2013 1:19 pm

Well done to Toko and the cleaning lady! :clap:

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Re: Lower sabie - Housekeeping

Unread post by Stephens.L » Sun Jun 30, 2013 11:16 pm

fee wrote:When we left LS on the 16th my dear husband did the checking to make sure nothing was left behind.
Well, needless to say on nearing Phanbeni Gate five hours later, I was almost sure that I didn't see my special gel cooler bag with our Tupperware bottles being packed. I was right!! .....So much for the good checking :evil:
Phabeni gate office staff phoned LS, and the maid who cleaned our unit had found the bag standing in all its glory on the table outside and handed it in.

Two weeks later I found someone who was going to LS (never thinking that it would still be there). Toko phoned me from housekeeping to ensure that I had given permission to this person to collect it on my behalf.
A big bouquet to Toko and the staff. :gflower: :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:


Hi! Fee

I am glad that you finally managed to reunite with your belongings. I will forward the message to Toko and staff at Lower Sabie.
Regards

Stephens Ledwaba
Communications and Marketing Department
Kruger National Park
+27 (0)13 735 4116
stephens.ledwaba@sanparks.org

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Re: Lower sabie - Housekeeping

Unread post by RosemaryH » Mon Jul 01, 2013 7:17 am

:clap: :clap: Phabeni and Lower Sabie staff :clap: :clap:
:gflower: Toko
:thumbs_up: Stephens
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Re: Lower sabie - Housekeeping

Unread post by cheetah2111 » Mon Jul 01, 2013 8:05 am

Ahhh Fee I'm so sorry I couldn't get it for you, and so glad to hear you could still get it!!!
Good old fashioned honesty :) well done LS housekeeping!!
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Re: Messages for our rangers protecting our rhino

Unread post by DinkyBird » Tue Jul 16, 2013 9:04 am

Sawubona
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Re: Messages for our rangers protecting our rhino

Unread post by hilda » Tue Jul 16, 2013 11:50 am

Thank you for bringing this to our attention Dinkybird! :D
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Re: Messages for our rangers protecting our rhino

Unread post by Brummie » Tue Jul 16, 2013 3:00 pm

May I add a heartfelt 'Thank you' to all the guys and gals who are making sure that Stevenson-Hamilton's "Cinderella" still has such a wonderful gown for us all to admire :clap:
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Re: Messages for our rangers protecting our rhino

Unread post by saraf » Tue Jul 16, 2013 10:11 pm

These words can not come close to expressing the gratitude and debt we owe to you - the fantastic rangers doing a dangerous job, not just on behalf of your own country but on behalf of the rest of the world. Just to let you know that there are people out there who do appreciate what you do for world conservation.
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Re: Messages for our rangers protecting our rhino

Unread post by manicwalker » Wed Jul 17, 2013 5:14 am

Once again I say a BIG thank you to all the rangers and people who
Take care of our beautiful National Parks and the animals, :clap:
We are truly grateful to all you do,
May you always stay safe,
Thank you :k
Happy Rangers Day
We salute you :thumbs_up:

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Re: Messages for our rangers protecting our rhino

Unread post by hilda » Wed Jul 17, 2013 7:25 am

Words cannot express my appreciation for the work you do! A very big thank you to you all, and you will always be in our thoughts and prayers! :gflower: :gflower:
"We must use time wisely and forever realize that the time is always ripe to do right." - Nelson Mandela

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Re: Messages for our rangers protecting our rhino

Unread post by Carol g » Wed Jul 17, 2013 8:33 am

All I can say is Thankyou so much for the wonderful job you are doing, it's so appreciated. :gflower: :gflower: :gflower:
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