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NVT Fresh Legs

NVT Fresh Legs

Kirwan Strydom
8 July 2016

 

An opportunity to work for Natures Valley Trust was one that I had to grab with both hands. Hailing from a famous little town in the little Karoo, Oudtshoorn, the new area and team provided...

An interns farewell

Chloe Brookes
14 June 2016

My six-month South African adventure has come to an end. I travelled to Plettenberg Bay to learn how to survey and monitor shorebirds but I never expected to also experience such a variety of...

World Oceans Day!

Mark Brown
8 June 2016

The theme for World Oceans Day today is "healthy oceans, healthy planet", and it encapsulates the ethos we have about our work at the Nature’s Valley Trust. So much of what we do involves...

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...

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...

Johan Hus Leadership Camp 2015

Robin Fokker & Yanga Manyakanyaka
26 February 2015

For their 2015 prefect leadership training experience, a class of 14 students and 2 teachers from Johan Hus primary school came to Nature’s Valley last weekend. During their excursion, we...

National Water Week 2014: “Water is Life”

Default Admin
2 April 2014

In South Africa, National Water Week is an initiative by the Department of Water Affairs (DWA) to raise awareness on this valuable resource. This campaign highlights the importance of water and...