SUN1 Richards Bay
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Today we we travelled to Richards Bay to have the new roof rack fitted and take delivery of the Oz Tent RV3. Look out for the demo of the tent on the youtube channel in a couple of day. Richards Bay, about 2 hours from Durban, has the biggest and deepest harbour in the country and is mainly used for the export of coal and metals. The area also has some of the most spectacular wetland scenery and unspoilt beaches on the north coast of KwaZulu Natal. The Zululand Birding Route ...
... by visiting elephants, but non are here today. Approaching a small clearing a little further on, Rick points out white, chalk like balls on the ground, Hyena poo, white from the calcium in the bones they eat. There are many droppings here, this is apparently a way for the Hyena to gain hierarchy, a social gathering of poo to see who's is the whitest! Ahead, I spot movement in the bush, a quick whistle gets Ricks attention and we stop still with bated breath to see what it ...
... density of the forest along with them being solitary, secluded animals. They are also impressed with our Hyena sighting and not least the mating rhino pair. What a morning! At 12:30 we meet Rick, our ranger for the 3 day Wilderness walk, and the three other people joining us, Sonja and her children Cathrine and David from Cape Town. We start with the briefing and the dos and dont's. No white or light clothes, rhinos will charge you! No talking, its disturbs Ricks sense ...
... and power to women. Lynn worked for 20 years at Philadelphia Zoo and Pam did 8 years in Marine corps then transferred to Police dept. At one of the camera sites Philip found a baby brown house snake and had it in his hand to show us. Looked for Lions as Philip had been asked to as they have a Lion call up tonight. On the way to Mpila we saw Zebra with a baby. Pam very happy as she'd seen it on on of the ...
... in charge of entering data into databases (just like work!) and ensuring equipment is in the truck. He took us to "The Rock" but as it's outside the camp fence we can only go there with him, there goes my idea of meditation there. Absolutely gorgeous view of river in the base of the valley. Saw Rhino on other side of river. Lunch was a peanut butter and egg sandwiches. Relaxed, read. Got free Wildlife ACT t shirt, no extra small, so I have a ...
Other places to stay in Richards Bay
5/7 Bld Georges Pompidou, Gap | Hotelfrom $96
P. O. Box 10105, Richards Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $71
Off the N2, Richards Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $76
Corner of Pioneer & Bridgetown Road, Richards Bay | 4 star hotelfrom $112
Cnr. Krewelkring & Hibberd Drive, Richards Bay | 3 star hotelfrom $43