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Mapungubwe: Photos from Previsit visit

Unread post by NetEk » Thu Jun 06, 2013 3:34 pm

We are doing a quick visit to Mapungubwe. We are driving up tomorrow to take up some stuff for our camp and coming back on Sunday.

We will not have enough space for all this stuff when we are going up at the end of the month with all our other provision.

We stay on Samaria 1 which is part of Mapungubwe from the point that the fences are all removed and the animals have free movement between us and the park, but on black and white we are still negotiating to become part of the park.

If you drive down the road on the western border of the eastern part of the park we are on your left, where the no entry Private land sign is.

I will take some pic's for all that are wondering how it is looking after the flood.......
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Unread post by lion queen » Thu Jun 06, 2013 3:42 pm

Thanx NetEk, can't wait to see the :cam:

Drive safe and enjoy the quick visit.
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Unread post by Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Thu Jun 06, 2013 4:22 pm

How exciting, would love to see the Image ...Have a safe trip and enjoy. 8)
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Unread post by naomi c » Fri Jun 07, 2013 8:46 am

Have a safe trip and take lots of pics!

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Unread post by NetEk » Tue Jun 11, 2013 8:11 am

Ok we are back and I'm busy downloading the pic's but here are some so long.
I didn't get to all the places I wanted to was to busy washing the inside of my caravan that still had mud on the inside from the flood.

Our first sighting:

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and the polisie chickens a mommy with 2 "little" ones.
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Unread post by NetEk » Tue Jun 11, 2013 8:15 am

Especcially for Naomic the Mopani's are looking great for this time of year, all green and not turning red yet.

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Unread post by NetEk » Tue Jun 11, 2013 8:42 am

A jewel in the bush.

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Unread post by naomi c » Tue Jun 11, 2013 8:49 am

Hi there - welcome back! You returned to proper winter in Gauteng! :D

Thanks for the pics - cannot believe its the same place, the Mopanies were only dry stumps in January! What a beautiful flower to find in the middle of winter!

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Unread post by NetEk » Tue Jun 11, 2013 2:53 pm

Most of my pic's are on the Flood update thread but there is some more I can put in here.

Creepy crawlies.

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Unread post by NetEk » Tue Jun 11, 2013 2:58 pm

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Unread post by NetEk » Tue Jun 11, 2013 3:28 pm

Like I said we didn't get to all the sights we wanted to we basically only took one drive and a short one at that. But I promise to do a full report on the 2 weeks coming up just a few more pic's to help you survive.

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Re: Previsit visit

Unread post by Philip1 » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:31 pm

NETek, :sup: what a Great "quick visit to Mapungubwe". :great:

:mrgreen: Awesome pics. :mrgreen: :clap:
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Unread post by NetEk » Wed Jun 19, 2013 3:30 pm

Thanks Naomi & Philip

Only 3 more sleeps then we are back there again for 2 weeks can't wait.
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Unread post by Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Wed Jun 19, 2013 7:50 pm

Great pics NetEk...of your short visit. :clap: :clap:

:mrgreen: Three sleeps then 2 glorious weeks there. :dance: ..Looking forward to see your pics on your return. :thumbs_up:

Have a great time. :popcorn:
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Unread post by hilda » Thu Jun 20, 2013 6:12 am

Looking forward to this trip report! :popcorn:
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