Seminars in Edenvale – Dangerous Animals, Photography, Birding and more

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  • June 19, 2016 6:26 pm

Join us for Saturday morning seminars in Edenvale. Fun and interactive seminars.

  • Dangerous Animals & Outdoor Hazards
  • Digital Photography – People, wildlife and nature
  • African Snakes – Identification and awareness
  • Birds & Birding
  • Indigenous Gardening for Wildlife

Free safe and secure parking at Linksfield Road premises; tea, coffee, snacks and refreshments; information booklets; limited space – booking is essential.

R380/person (discounted rate for partners and group bookings)

Booking: Email: or Tel: 081-039-4176


2016 Dates and Times (Saturday mornings 08h30 for 09h00-12h00):

  • 2 July – Dangerous Animals & Outdoor Hazards
  • 16 July – African Snakes
  • 23 July – Birds & Birding
  • 6 August – Dangerous Animals & Outdoor Hazards
  • 13 August – Digital Photography
  • 20 August – African Snakes
  • 27 August – Birds & Birding
  • 3 September – Dangerous Animals & Outdoor Hazards
  • 10 September – Gardening for Wildlife
  • 17 September – African Snakes
  • 1 October – Dangerous Animals & Outdoor Hazards
  • 8 October – Digital Photography
  • 15 October – African Snakes
  • 22 October – Birds & Birding
  • 5 November – Dangerous Animals & Outdoor Hazards
  • 12 November – Gardening for Wildlife
  • 19 November – African Snakes
  • 26 November – Birds & Birding

Fangs, venom, canines & claws – Dangerous Animals & Outdoor Hazards

Find out how not to become a statistic or newspaper headline when exploring and venturing into South Africa’s great outdoors. Venomous snakes and scorpions, as well as crocodiles, lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant and more. Also…tropical diseases and outdoor hazards.

Digital Photography – People, wildlife and nature

Cameras and equipment; DSLRs and smart phones; techniques and tricks; backing up; digital processing; publishing and social media.

African Snakes – Identification & Awareness

How many snakes in Africa? Which ones are dangerous? Are snakes aggressive? Snakes when hiking, camping or spending time in the wilderness. Snakes in the home and garden. Get answers to all your snake-related questions. Interact with live snakes.

Birds & Birding

Introducing birding; bird identification; bird behaviour; conservation; birding as a rewarding hobby.

Indigenous gardening for wildlife

Grassland and Savannah gardening; selecting plants; design and layout; attracting wildlife; creatures of the garden; ecological processes in the garden; water features and garden ponds.

In addition, you can put all of the above into practice by joining Warren Schmidt on walks around Klipriviersberg, Kloofendal, Suikerbosrand or Nylsvley Nature Reserves on selected Sundays at no additional charge. Entrance fees (where applicable) covered by participants.

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