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Controlled Burn in the Reserve

Yesterday 16th August saw an unusual event for the Reserve and this was the “controlled burn” of grasses and specific areas of the Kingfisher Bird Sanctuary part of the Reserve under the guidance of Phillip Mkhombo of Johannesburg City Parks.  … Continue reading

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Proposed Cellphone Mast

Dear Friends of the NKKNR: WE NEED YOUR VOICE!!! We would like to ask for some urgent and positive assistance regarding the proposed Environmental Impact Assessment for the proposed cell phone mast and four possible containers (for 4 providers) to … Continue reading

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Festive Season Break

Dear Visitors and Supporters of Norscot Koppies and Kingfisher Nature Reserve Another year has passed with what seems likely frightening speed The reserve has survived all the strange weather conditions, the “residents” remained healthy and we’re all looking forward to … Continue reading

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Opening Times – Stop Press

We are now open all year round on the second and last Sundays of each month from 9a.m. to 5p.m. – no seasonal change, as in previous years. Check the Events link on this page for exact dates…. We need … Continue reading

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AGM 2017

Norscot Koppies AGM – 19th August, 10a.m. Dear Friends of the Reserve: Our Annual General Meeting will take place next Saturday, 19th August at 10a.m. in the Reserve…..bring a chair and come along to hear the past year’s news, net … Continue reading

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Walkway – Breaking News

Dear Friends of the Reserve: for health and safety reasons, and due to the unwillingness of the park owners to act, the Committee has decided to renovate and repair the walkway to the bird hide in the middle of the … Continue reading

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Late Summer Fun

Dear all, we are back again, open on the second and last Sunday of each month from early till late – come and join us for a relaxing stroll or picnic in our wonderful surroundings! We are also always on … Continue reading

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End-of-Year Break

Dear friends of the NKKNR: we are now closing for the rest of the year. Our next open day will be on Sunday 29th January 2017. In the meantime, thank you all for your support during 2016, wishing you and … Continue reading

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Spring is Here!

Spring is here so we are officially moving over to our Summer opening times of 7.30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Join us for an early morning constitutional, a lunchtime picnic or a late afternoon stroll – the reserve is beautiful and … Continue reading

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2016 AGM

The Norscot Koppies and Kingfisher Nature Reserve will hold its AGM on Saturday, 11th June at 10.00am. We will be in the park near the main entrance, so please come in your thousands and hear the latest news, have your … Continue reading

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