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We’re Back!!!

Your favourite slice of Nature in Douglasdale is opening again and we can’t wait to see you all. Our first open day will be on Sunday 30th August, and thereafter on every second and last Sunday of the month. The … Continue reading

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Controlled Burn in the Reserve

Johannesburg City Parks has informed us that they will be performing a controlled burn in the Reserve on Wednesday, 22nd July 2020. This is a perfectly normal procedure run by the JCP Protected Areas Unit using fire as a management … Continue reading

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COVID – 19

Dear Friends of the NKKNR: In line with the directive issued by Johannesburg City Parks the Reserve will remain closed until further notice. We will let you know as soon as we are able to welcome you again, but in … Continue reading

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Open Days 2020

We are back from the Christmas break and the Reserve is looking fantastic – paths and firebreaks have been cut back and everything is green and lush.We will be open again on the second and last Sundays of each month … Continue reading

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Norscot Koppies and Kingfisher Nature Reserve AGM 2019

We will be holding our AGM on Saturday, 20th July at 10.30 a.m.: all are welcome, although only paid-up members will be allowed to vote. Please come along, bring a chair and something to keep you warm – this is … Continue reading

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Easter Sunday, 21st April 2019

The NKKNR is proud to again welcome 4Ways United Church for an Easter Sunrise Service in the reserve on Easter Sunday, 21st April 2019 at 6.15 a.m. All are welcome for what will be a wonderful event!

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Happy New Year 2019!

HAPPY NEW YEAR! We are back and open for you on the second and last Sunday of every month from 9am until 5pm – really looking forward to seeing as many of you as possible over the coming weeks and … Continue reading

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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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