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Re: Addo Interpretive Centre progress

Unread post by carolynn » Thu Jun 18, 2009 4:46 pm

Any updates on progress? :)
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Re: Addo Interpretive Centre progress

Unread post by HoepHoep » Fri Jun 19, 2009 9:38 am

Hi

We were there last week and the progress is impressive. The actual building work is virtually finished and the builders are busy with the finishes. Old Hapoor have already been removed from the restaurant. The staff (unofficial) is taking of completion by the end of the month.

Sorry no photo's - the building site is restricted, but some very interesting building material is used.
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Re: Addo Interpretive Centre progress

Unread post by DuQues » Fri Jun 19, 2009 10:00 am

Whoei! That's good news for the webcam! :dance:
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Re: Addo Interpretive Centre progress

Unread post by Firefly » Tue Jul 07, 2009 10:25 pm

I can't wait for the centre to open. More importantly I can't wait for the web cam to come online.

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Re: Addo Interpretive Centre progress

Unread post by DinkyBird » Thu Dec 10, 2009 8:22 pm

Pics taken this past weekend - the building is looking super! And the displays being set up outside look like they are going to be very educational. Cannot wait for the centre to open :dance:

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Re: Addo Interpretive Centre progress

Unread post by Cherries » Wed Jan 20, 2010 12:19 pm

Another view for our younger members.

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Re: Addo Interpretive Centre progress

Unread post by gslabbert5119 » Thu Jan 21, 2010 5:04 pm

When is this scheduled to open, I will be there on the 4th and 5th of Feb and am hoping that it is open by then
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Re: Addo Interpretive Centre progress

Unread post by carolynn » Wed Mar 17, 2010 5:25 pm

Open yet?
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Re: Addo Interpretive Centre progress

Unread post by gslabbert5119 » Wed Mar 24, 2010 3:10 pm

carolynn wrote:Open yet?

I was there Feb 4th and 5th and it looked far from being complete, I guess mid year at the rate that the contractors appeared to be working. The exterior was either complete or very close to it, but inside had a lot left to do.

It appears that SansPark staff have apparently chosen not to provide updates even after the many requests, very disappointing.
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