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14 Aug Posted by in Environment | 3 comments

Recycling and where to go now that the scout hall has closed down

Hi All I went to a place in Retreat, if you drive down Retreat road from the m5, turn left into tenth ave, a couple of blocks down you will see a recycle place on your left. Just stop outside and the “locals ” are quite willing to take your stuff from your car because […]

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11 Aug Posted by in Environment | Comments

Short Planting Session – Tomorrow Sat 12 August

Hi all another post from Dalton Gibbs. - Come and help if you can, you will not be bored, see below for details. There is a consignment of plants that have suddenly become available for Rondevlei and we would like to get these into the ground  before the dryness sets in. Apologies for the very short […]

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11 Aug Posted by in Environment | 3 comments

Toad Crossing Speed Hump

Hi All The  Nature Reserve has asked me to post the following for your info… The “speed hump tunnel” that was erected on Peninsula Rd is NOT part of the nature reserve. This was built and installed by a separate company and is not associated to the development of Leopard Toad underpasses taking place at […]

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06 Jul Posted by in Environment | 1 comment

Quick before the vlei fills up

This is an appeal to help from Charlene Shaw, lets help and support - Hello neighbours! Here is a chance for as many of us as possible to jump into action and help our beloved Vlei: The little island on the Otter’s Creek side of the vlei is completely covered in Wandering Jew, an invasive […]

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21 Jun Posted by in Environment | Comments

Imminent Closing of the Zeekoevlei Weir

Hi All I have received an email from the Environmental Management Department asking me to inform you that the weir will be closed THIS FRIDAY 23 June 2017. Please ensure that all shoreline maintenance is completed and that you are prepared for a hopefully once again FULL vlei. Please address any queries to Victoria Day […]

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Objection to the Proposed Development on the Kenilworth Racecourse Property

Hi all you friends of NATURE, the LAW and The Environment. Sorry about the late notice on this one, FoZR (Friends of Zeekoevlei and Rondevlei) are sending in an objection and hopefully some of you might do the same. Regarding the intervener status required (see below) do it if you can but if even if […]

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03 May Posted by in Environment, News and Events | 1 comment

April Newsletter

Hi all, The latest newsletter has now been added – to access it click on the link below / visit “FoZR Newsletters” on the website. Newsletter April 2017 Please take note of the next upcoming FoZR event: a fun, once-off, informative walk out on the drawn down Rondevlei, led by Dalton Gibbs! Please RSVP to […]

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!Notice from FBNR: Ecological Burn at Rondevlei!

Hi All, Please follow the link below to read a notice from False Bay Nature Reserve regarding the ecological burn to take place at Rondevlei May 2017. Rondevlei Ecological Burn

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DRAWDOWN 2017

In spite of the low levels of dams in our area and in Zeekoevlei we are still going to let the water out as usual, tomorrow (Freedom Day) 27 April 2017 at 10h00. “Why?” I hear you ask – well come and find out, a reserve student and the manager of the Zeekoevlei section of […]

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06 Apr Posted by in Environment, News and Events | 1 comment

Annual Zeekoevlei Drawdown

Hi all, Please click on the link below to see a letter from the False Bay Nature Reserve regarding the annual Zeekoevlei drawdown. Draw Down letter 2017

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