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GENERAL MEETING 28 July 2016

HONORARY RANGERS GENERAL MEETING 28 July 2016

Peter Craig-Cooper welcomed all HRs and visitors to the meeting.  Graeme opened the meeting with a prayer.

1     Present : Peter Craig-Cooper (CHR), Genie Retief (2ic), Diana van Rensburg (Secretary), Nellie Morgan (Treasurer), John Webb, Jim Morgan, John Webber, Joce Gordon, Graeme Altenkirk, Evan, Powell, Uschi Powell, Lynette de Jong, Penelope Mayson, Oubaas Visser, Dev Farquharson, Rob Farquharson,  Frik Pienaar, Linda Benade, Lizzy Modiga.

Jennifer Webber, JJ van Rensburg, Jeanette Newey, Michael Raum, Tinus Grobler, Esther Badenhorst.

2     Apologies :  Johan Veldsman, Peter Joubert, Lenara Joubert, Annemarie Esterhuizen, Tom Esterhuizen, Andrew Hudson, Anrie Pienaar.

3     Bush Snippets

There is a porcupine visiting a house on Rinkaals regularly.  We will try to get photos.

There has been another borehole sunk at Gruispan which has filled up nicely.

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General Meeting 30 June 2016

Minutes of the Honorary Rangers Meeting held on 30 June 2016 at Henk van Rooyen Park

Peter Craig-Cooper welcomed everyone to the meeting which Tom opened in prayer. Peter wished Di a speedy recovery from her operation and thanked Uschi for stepping in to take the minutes.

1. Present

Peter Craig-Cooper (CHR), Genie Retief (2ic), Nellie Morgan (Treasurer), Joce Gordon, Penelope Mayson, Dev Farquharson, Oubaas Visser,Rob Farquharson, Lynette de Jong, LindaBenade, Jeanette Newey, Graeme Altenkirk, Lizzy Modiga, Anne-Marie Esterhuizen, Tom Esterhuizen, Jaco Minnaar, Evan Powell, Uschi Powell, Jim Morgan, John Webber, Jennifer Webber

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Minutes of general meeting 28 April 2016

HONORARY RANGERS GENERAL MEETING

28 April 2016

Peter Craig-Cooper welcomed everyone to the meeting and had the sound system with microphone working.Graeme opened the meeting with a prayer.

1      Present: Peter Craig-Cooper (CHR), Genie Retief (2ic), Diana van Rensburg (Secretary), Nellie Morgan (Treasurer), Jim Morgan, John Webber, Joce Gordon, Graeme Altenkirk,Lynette de Jong,Penelope Mayson, Oubaas Visser, Dev Farquharson, Rob Farquharson, Andrew Hudson, John Webb, Frik Pienaar, Anri Pienaar.

Jennifer Webber,JJ van Rensburg, Jane Campbell, Evan Powell, Uschi Powell, Errol Potgeiter.

2      Apologies : Johan Veldsman, Peter Joubert, Lenara Joubert,Annemarie Esterhuizen, Tom Esterhuizen, Linda Benade, Lizzy Modiga.

3      Bush Snippets

Jaco had reported that the lions have been catchinglarger game.

Peter showed a photo of a line of termites which had built up a small tower.

A photo of the bridge with a broken plank over a wash away on the walking trail was shown. 

Other photos were shown of the latest work party where large Prickly Pears, Queen of the Night and Queen of the Night Mutation were shown.

Read more: Minutes of general meeting 28 April 2016

Minutes: General Meeting 26 May 2016

HONORARY RANGERS GENERAL MEETING

26 May 2016

Peter Craig-Cooper welcomed everyone to the meeting whichGraeme opened with a prayer.

1      Present: Peter Craig-Cooper (CHR), Genie Retief (2ic), Diana van Rensburg (Secretary), Nellie Morgan (Treasurer), Jim Morgan, John Webber, Joce Gordon, Graeme Altenkirk,Lynette de Jong,Penelope Mayson, Oubaas Visser, Dev Farquharson, Rob Farquharson, Andrew Hudson, Frik Pienaar, Annemarie Esterhuizen, Tom Esterhuizen, Linda Benade, Lizzy Modiga,Evan Powell, Uschi Powell.

Jennifer Webber,JJ van Rensburg, Jane Campbell, Janette Newey, Thea Sander, Stuart Long.

New Honorary Rangers Evan and Uschi Powell were presented with their caps and epaulettes.

2      Apologies :Lynette de Jong, John Webb, Anri Pienaar, Johan Veldsman, Peter Joubert, Lenara Joubert.

3      Bush Snippets

An African Hawk Eagle was spotted attacking a Guinea Fowl.

Read more: Minutes: General Meeting 26 May 2016

GENERAL MEETING 25 February 2016

HONORARY RANGERS GENERAL MEETING

25 February 2016

Peter Craig-Cooper welcomed everyone to the meeting, mentioning the visitors and members of Conservancy.  Graeme opened the meeting with a prayer.

1      Present : Peter Craig-Cooper (CHR), Genie Retief (2ic), Diana van Rensburg (Secretary), Joce Gordon, John Webb, Nellie Morgan, Jim Morgan, John Webber, Graeme Altenkirk, Lynette de Jong, Penelope Mayson,  Annemarie Esterhuizen, Tom Esterhuizen, Frik Pienaar

Derek Bruins-Lich, Jennifer Webber, Rob Farquharson, Errol Potgeiter, JJ van Rensburg,  Jeanette Newey, Geoff Sanders, Thea Sanders, James de Villiers.

2      Apologies :  Andrew Hudson, Mike Bezuidenhout, Yula Bezuidenhout, Johan Veldsman, Peter Joubert, Lenara Joubert, Linda Benade, Sanet Bruins-Lich, Dev Farquharson, Anri Pienaar.

3      Bush Snippets

Birds which have been spotted are Red-headed Finches (male and female) and Black Cuckoo Shrike (male and female).

There has been a moth invasion since the rains and a large number of yellow tinged grasshoppers or locusts have been sighted.

Read more: GENERAL MEETING 25 February 2016

Our vision

hrOur vision is to support and assist the Nkomazi Municipality Conservation Department within Marloth Park with their management strategies and objectives while being an effective volunteer group. 
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