Rondevlei Nature Reserve  // Posts tagged as "Rondevlei Nature Reserve"

08 Nov Posted by in Environment | 1 comment

The oldest Levaillant’s Cisticola ever recorded

Breaking news for the Friends group – the oldest Le Vaillant’s Cisticola ever recorded; rung at Rondevlei in the monthly sessions. People can see the full story below. On 9 October 2010 Levaillant’s Cisticola (Cisticola tinniens), ring number GA70176 was recaptured at Rondevlei Nature Reserve in Cape Town. Calvin Gibbs, an enthusiastic ringing trainee, measured […]


06 Oct Posted by in News and Events | Comments

Spring Walk in Rondevlei Nature Reserve

Every year FOZR arranges a Spring Walk in Rondevlei Nature Reserve. This year its on Saturday 9th October. This is a great event and goes into the nature reserve to areas not usually open to the public so you can see a lot more of the reserve and some of its “hidden gems” like moddervlei […]


URGENT – Help needed on Robbin Island

Hi people, from what I can make out, a capture of the Fallow Deer on Robbin Island is taking place on Wednesday and Thursday this week and they want our help. Sounds like a fantastic opportunity to me please see the mails below From: Rondevlei Nature Reserve Email address – Sent: 20 September 2010 […]


31 Aug Posted by in Environment | 1 comment

An appeal to FoZR from Rondevlei Nature Reserve:

“We desperately need to cut our reed-beds & will have to do so manually, as the reed harvester machine has been out of action most of the year & we do not know when it can be repaired. However, our staff requires wetsuits to carry out this task, as they do not have any gear […]