Archive for September 2010

September 2010 Hack Newsletter

The hack newsletter reporting on the September hack is available for download as a pdf.
Newsletter-2010-09

ECO-Rangers: Owl Box Building

Building Owl Boxes : 10 September 2010
All keen with a hammer in their hands, the ECO-Rangers arrived to build owl boxes. Andreas gave us a talk on what makes owls so special. He also showed a whole variety of owls and their calls, some laughing, others hooting which the ECO-Rangers found interesting and amusing.
Then the [...]

Fun activities from 24 to 26 September to celebrate 50 years

Free entry to the Reserve from 24 September to 3 October 2010
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Helderberg Nature Reserve in Somerset West on 23 September 2010, you are invited to visit the Reserve for free from 24 September to 3 October.
From 24 to 26 September 2010 the City of Cape Town municipality and [...]

Helderberg Nature Reserve turns fifty

On 23 September 2010 the Helderberg Nature Reserve celebrates its fiftieth birthday.
In 1947 Land and Zeezicht was bought by the Cape Town Municipality to ensure a supply of water to the area. In 1960 the “Land and Zeezicht Nature Reserve” was proclaimed but was inadvertently named the “Helderberg Nature Reserve” -  the name by which [...]

August 2010 Hack Newsletter

The hack newsletter reporting on the August hack is available for download as a pdf.
Newsletter-2010-08