Our Pilanesberg Adventures

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Re: Our Pilanesberg Adventures

Post by Flutterby » Mon Jan 14, 2019 3:22 pm

Yes, there are and we normally see lots of ellies, so it was very strange to only see one. -O-

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Post by Lisbeth » Mon Jan 14, 2019 3:36 pm

The grass must have been greener somewhere else O**
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Re: Our Pilanesberg Adventures

Post by Flutterby » Mon Jan 14, 2019 4:27 pm

It couldn't have been much greener than it was!! lol

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Post by Richprins » Mon Jan 14, 2019 5:11 pm

Nice and green indeed, Flutts!

I like the ellie pic! :yes:
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Re: Our Pilanesberg Adventures

Post by Mel » Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:47 pm

Oh, I love those last two pix! So adorable 0/0
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Re: Our Pilanesberg Adventures

Post by Flutterby » Tue Jan 15, 2019 10:12 am

Thanks RP and Mel. \O

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Post by Flutterby » Tue Jan 15, 2019 3:33 pm

That was it for our first drive. We contemplated doing an early morning drive the next day, but all decided we'd rather sleep in :yes: , so we only went into the park at about 3.30 pm.

Some dung beetles to get the ball rolling. ;-)

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A Pied Kingfisher

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A first for me in the Pilanesberg....Plum-coloured Starling. O:V

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A muddy rhino.

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Then we came across a parked vehicle and spotted this before we had to ask what they were looking at. O\/

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Post by Lisbeth » Tue Jan 15, 2019 4:31 pm

Incredible how the beetles manage to get the ball 100% sferic and big :shock:

Nice starling ^Q^

and a cat :twisted:
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Post by Richprins » Tue Jan 15, 2019 5:41 pm

The dung beetles must have had an organism when the big herbivores returned there after years of only buck etc! lol O\/
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Re: Our Pilanesberg Adventures

Post by Pumbaa » Tue Jan 15, 2019 10:56 pm

Indeed nice sightings inclusive birdies, Flutterby, O/\

love that ellie shot and indeed the park is looking nicely green \O
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