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Re: Marakele Birds

Unread post by naomi c » Tue May 29, 2012 10:08 am

Thank you Lion Queen!

Egyptian Geese photographed from the bird hide:

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Unread post by naomi c » Tue May 29, 2012 10:09 am

And a Common Moorhen also at the Bird Hide:

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Unread post by naomi c » Tue May 29, 2012 10:10 am

Marakele's Bird Hide:

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Unread post by naomi c » Tue May 29, 2012 10:51 am

These two Groundscraper Thrushes had an endless fascination with their reflections in bakkies window:

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Unread post by naomi c » Tue May 29, 2012 10:53 am

They are cheeky little birds!

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Unread post by naomi c » Tue May 29, 2012 11:10 am

Another Bontle resident that got very upset with his own reflection!

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Unread post by naomi c » Tue May 29, 2012 3:38 pm

Always willing to pose -

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Unread post by naomi c » Tue May 29, 2012 3:39 pm

The braai - cleaners, on a chilly morning!


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Unread post by naomi c » Tue May 29, 2012 3:42 pm

This little beauty was really tame, almost under your feet, but I still did not manage a good photo.

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Unread post by naomi c » Tue May 29, 2012 3:46 pm

TBC when the page has turned. :D

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Unread post by lion queen » Tue May 29, 2012 4:58 pm

Don't feel to alone about the Red breasted one............never been lucky enough to have even one decent photo!!
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Unread post by lion queen » Tue May 29, 2012 5:00 pm

I wonder if JenB and DB know about these nice birdie photos..........I'll have to go poke them, they are missing out and all is lost on me just looking at the nice birdies and not even knowing which is which!!!

This should be the last one for this page............. :popcorn: :popcorn:
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