• Day tours: Zaagkuildrift, Devon and other great winter destinations!  . . . . . . more

  • Warbler field courses(including the late march special for River Warbler) 16 - 21 March and 23 - 25 March 2018  . . . . . .  more

African Wattled Lapwing
  • Three Rivers tour. Caprivi, Okavango, Chobe and the Zambezi River for the best regional birding on offer! 2-12 October 2017:  . . . . . . more

  • NEW: UGANDA 7 - 20 June 2018
    One of the richest birding regions in Africa! This trip covers fantastic birding localities like Mabamba Swamp, Semuliki, Bwindi impenetrable forest, Kibale and Queen Elizabeth National Park. Targets are Shoebill and Mountain Gorilla as well as mouth-watering list of target species including Green-breasted Pitta . . .  more
























  • 2 day Raptor Course with a focus on the identification of Raptors - including immature and flying birds !! Includes a session on the very tricky Ringtail Harriers.  . . . . . . more
  • Bird Sound Weekend in the bushveld. Lots of listening and learning with a bird-sound expert!  . . . . . . more





  • Red-necked Buzzard 21/08/14 New bird for Southern Africa -and a smashing raptor..... click here!

  • 14/06/14 Great Knot found on the Mozambique Coast (5th record for Southern Africa)..... click here!

  • Information and Resources for Birding South Africa and the wider region . . . . . . Click Here


  • Visiting Johannesburg or Pretoria? This area (roughly the province of Gauteng) has WORLD-CLASS Birding. Annotated checklist, trip reports and recommended localities. It's all here!

    The "must have" book for all visiting birders to Pretoria and Johannesburg (and the surrounding region of Africa) is the Chamberlain Guide to Birdng Gauteng.





















Flag of South Africa
  • On-line listing interface for those keeping track of the number of species seen in South Africa - or Wider Gauteng (100K) in 2012.





















  • Get superb bird-books from Faansie Peacock - including the new Chamberlain's Waders of Southern Africa and an excellent blog!


  • Southern Africa (not South Africa) Listing Clubs, rarity photos and more at ZESTFORBIRDS


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