The summer evenings produce a stunning spectacle in the form of fireflies as they go flashing about, advertising their whereabouts.
The Blyde bridge will be closed daily from 3rd November until aprox. 10th December 2O14. It will be closed daily from 06.30 in the morning until 16.30 in the afternoon. Accordingly the bridge will be open for traffic between 16.30 in the afternoon until 06.30 the following morning.
Traffic travelling from Strydom Tunnel / The Oaks will be diverted through Jongmanspruit and back onto the R527 or R531/R40 in order to gain excess to Hoedspruit. Traffic travelling from Hoedspruit towards Strydom Tunnel / The Oaks will be diverted at the Khamai Reptile Centre on the R531 towards Klaserie/Swadini through Jongmanspruit and then back onto R 527 towards StrydomTunnel / The Oaks. Click here to download map.
Human Behaviour on the Reserve
John Llewlyn addresses three human behavioural aspects of a Share Block in a protected wildlife area such as Ingwelala, critical to User enjoyment, as this month’s topic for your consideration.
At this time of the year the aloes have just finished providing the most beautiful colours against the drabness of passing winter. The flowers are alive with buzzing insects and birds feeding on the sweet nectar.
An adult male hyena carrying an awful snare around its neck had to be euthanased during August.
What are snares, why and how are they used?