Lawnwood’s Slithering Serpents

Brittany Arendse
27 November 2015

With the warm summer months finally here, we will be enjoying the outdoors much more frequently. This includes beautifully scenic hikes in and around Nature’s Valley, fabulous beach time under...

Be glowing and beach-ready this summer!!

Brittany Arendse
13 November 2015

This is for all the ladies out there... Whether you need some pampering after a long, hard 2015 or you just want to spoil yourself with an end of the year treat, stop by Elysian Spa at the...

Reflections from an Ornithologist

Kerstin Kober
6 November 2015

It’s been a couple of weeks now that I left the beautiful Valley, and it took me really this long to digest all the great experiences and impressions I gathered during my two weeks of voluntary...

Our first Aussie!

Julia Brown
4 November 2015

An Aussie Princess Arrives in the Valley

It’s been a couple of weeks since I arrived in the Valley and wow, I have been exposed to a lot of new things! Let me tell you a bit about my self first...

Radical Raptors – a definite must!

Brittany Arendse
3 November 2015

I woke up at 4:30 am that morning, September 25th. It was dark and cold and I was sleepy and grumpy, as I pulled out of Nature’s Valley to join Mark for my first Raptor ringing experience. It...

A Hike into the Unknown

Brittany Arendse
7 August 2015

Hiking to Salt River

Today was a perfect sunny and warm winters day in Nature’s Valley, one longed for after the cold and rainy days and nights. My hiking plans have been stunted by a...