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Winners of the 2015 Forum Awards

Unread postby Jazil » Fri Nov 27, 2015 8:28 am

Congratulations to all the nominees and to the winners in the Forum Awards 2015! It is an honour, but also a responsibility, to be acknowledged in this way!

A big vote of thanks to all the Forum Award Committee members who did an excellent job to choose the nominees, and encouraged us all to vote!

They are:

Crested Val
Grantmissy
Hilda
PNF
RosemaryH
Trrp-trrrrrrrr
Umtali1

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A big thanks to everyone who voted! In total there were 922 votes cast.

A couple of the awards were nail-biters, where one or two votes made the difference.


The winners are:


Angel of the Year - Meandering Mouse - Image

Birder of the Year - Johan van Rensburg - Image

Cammer of the Year - ritad - Image

Musketeer of the Year - Philip1 - Image

Newcomer of the Year - George_Brits - Image

Quiz Whiz of the Year - Philip1 - Image


Best sighting of the Year - Birds - Jan van Wyk - Young African Fish Eagle and Bushbuck standoff
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Best sighting of the Year- Non Predator - WillieV - Gemsbok chasing Cheetah, Hunter becomes the hunted
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Best sighting of the Year - Predator - Cape of Storms - Lion with Kudu on Road
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Best Sighting of the Year - Small creatures and/or insects - jaytea - A large Mozambique spitting cobra halfway through swallowing a rock monitor
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Small Parks Promoter of the Year - Kaapsedraai - Image
Wilderniss Ebb & Flo Apr.15: Let's go camping
Agulhas NP - July'15:a quick visit to the 'Cape of the Needle'
Table Mountain: the mood today


Travel Tale of the Year - KNP - maxbullough - Travel Tale of the Year - KNP

Travel Tale of the Year - Other Parks - GavinW - Image- GavinW's Wannabe Larnies in the KTP: Dec. '14/ Jan '15


Video of the Year - jjames04 - Lions brutal battle for Lioness
Don't forget to PM any Mod your Kudu nominations for the month.

If you want to list your Park Dates in the YR Thread then please PM me.

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Re: Winners of the 2015 Forum Awards

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Fri Nov 27, 2015 8:32 am

Image Well done to all winners :clap: :clap: and nominees in the different categories. :thumbs_up: Image
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Re: Winners of the 2015 Forum Awards

Unread postby Grantmissy » Fri Nov 27, 2015 8:44 am

Congratulations and well done to all the Winners :clap: :clap: :clap: and to all the Nominees :clap: :clap: :clap: :thumbs_up:
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Re: Winners of the 2015 Forum Awards

Unread postby Elsa » Fri Nov 27, 2015 9:09 am

My huge congratulations to all the winners and in fact all the nominees as well! :clap: :clap: Image
All well deserved! :dance:
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Re: Winners of the 2015 Forum Awards

Unread postby MATTHYS » Fri Nov 27, 2015 9:22 am

Congratulation to all the nominees :gflower: and the winners :clap: and thanks for all your lovely contributions to the forums :gflower:
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Re: Winners of the 2015 Forum Awards

Unread postby DinkyBird » Fri Nov 27, 2015 9:25 am

Congratulations !!

Congratulations to the winners, each most worthy!
Congratulations to the nominees, all deserving!
Congratulations to the FAC members, a job well done!
Congratulations to the mods who manage the whole process, another successful Forum Awards!

No wonder we can celebrate 11 wonderful and happy and successful years as a forum community, and are the BEST Forum on the www!

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Re: Winners of the 2015 Forum Awards

Unread postby Stampajane » Fri Nov 27, 2015 9:30 am

A huge big congratulations to all the winners and the other worthy nominees and thank you for your fantastic contributions.

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Re: Winners of the 2015 Forum Awards

Unread postby umtali1 » Fri Nov 27, 2015 9:38 am

:congrats: to alll the nominees :clap: :clap: and to all the winners :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:

The quality of contributions to the forum is very high, while the passion of individuals for the preservation of nature is palpable, making this forum such a success. :gflower: :gflower: : No wonder it is such a success.
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Re: Winners of the 2015 Forum Awards

Unread postby Foxy » Fri Nov 27, 2015 10:08 am

Congrats to all the winner and those involved in the awards.

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Re: Winners of the 2015 Forum Awards

Unread postby Carol g » Fri Nov 27, 2015 10:19 am

Congrats to all the winners and to all the nominees too, well done to you all :clap: :clap:
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Re: Winners of the 2015 Forum Awards

Unread postby RosemaryH » Fri Nov 27, 2015 10:25 am

A huge congrats to all the winners :clap: :clap:

Congrats to all the nominees too :clap: :clap: :clap:

Thanks all round for the wonderful contributions made to the forums that provide the wonderful knowledge and information we are able to draw from it.

:thanx:
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Re: Winners of the 2015 Forum Awards

Unread postby lion queen » Fri Nov 27, 2015 10:32 am

:gflower: :gflower: :gflower: :gflower:

Congrats to all the winners :clap: :clap: :clap: and the nominees :dance: , you make the forum a very special place to be!!
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Re: Winners of the 2015 Forum Awards

Unread postby Phokojwe » Fri Nov 27, 2015 10:47 am

Congratulations to ALL :thumbs_up: :clap: :clap: :dance: :dance: :gflower:
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Re: Winners of the 2015 Forum Awards

Unread postby PNF » Fri Nov 27, 2015 11:54 am

Congrats to all the winners and very well done to the nominees :clap: :clap:
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Re: Winners of the 2015 Forum Awards

Unread postby Crested Val » Fri Nov 27, 2015 1:05 pm

Well done to all the nominees. :dance:

Congratulations to all the winners. :clap: :clap:
In my beloved South Africa!!!!.

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