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Thank You Lourens Botha

Unread post by Maargat G » Sat Dec 27, 2014 2:05 pm

Good day Forumites,

Im sure most of you know Lourens Botha, Head Guide at Olifants. Well, today is his last day as a guide in the Kruger National Park. This brings to end, a remarkable and very honorable 10 years of dedication and absolute passion to the park.

I think everyone reads his updates on the forum. From the Berg & Dal days, through to his Phalaborwa days, and the last couple of months his updates from Olifants, sharing his passion with each of us. His remarkable photos and now more recently, the youtube videos. Not sure many of us know this, but yes, Lourens is the main pilot behind the Go-Pro video recordings to which a lot of forumites contributed.

For those who have been lucky enough to have joined him on the activities, can only testify of his utmost professionalism, combined with his excellent knowledge and passion for all and everything.

Lourens has been a remarkable and very honorable employee to SANParks, a great Forumite friend to all of us here, but more so a very remarkable friend in true life itself.

I wish you all the best for the next chapter Lourens, but more so I thank you for what you have done here on the forums, as well as in Kruger, but more so in SANParks itself. They and us, the public, will surely miss you!!

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Re: Thank You Lourens Botha

Unread post by Louise9 » Sat Dec 27, 2014 5:25 pm

This is indeed very sad news :( :(

We :pray: God`s blessings upon him in the next chapter in his life.

Will miss him and his beautiful photos he shared with us of our beloved KNP.

Thanks Lourens, I know your parents are very proud of a son like you, giving his all for wildlife in it`s full.
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Re: Thank You Lourens Botha

Unread post by anne-marie » Sat Dec 27, 2014 7:58 pm

thank you Lourens to allowed me to come at a morning walk... in the mountains :wink:
and for all the super tales you wrote... and... and... :dance: :k
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Re: Thank You Lourens Botha

Unread post by Imberbe » Sat Dec 27, 2014 8:50 pm

Thanks Lourens.

You will be missed!

Good luck with your future plans.

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Re: Thank You Lourens Botha

Unread post by Carol g » Sat Dec 27, 2014 9:48 pm

Lourens we are going to miss you so much, Thankyou for all you've done and good luck with your future plans :gflower:
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Re: Thank You Lourens Botha

Unread post by Elsa » Sun Dec 28, 2014 4:34 am

My thanks and very best wishes to Lourens, a wonderful career and dedication to SANParks and wildlife in general. :clap:
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Re: Thank You Lourens Botha

Unread post by hilda » Sun Dec 28, 2014 12:20 pm

All the best for the future Lourens! You will definitely be missed! :gflower:
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