Samson Mulaudzi

Professional Birding Guide in the Soutpansberg and Venda area

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Birding Trips Reports

From most birding trips I write reports. Find below my most recent birding reports I had so far.

Birding Trip Report May 2007

Good birding trip report around Soutpansberg on 14 May 2017 with Daniela and Natali.List of special birds amongst other birds; • Blue-Spotted Wood-Dove, • African Finfoot, • Bat Hawk, • Orange Ground Thrush, • Yellow Streaked Greenbul, • Grey Cuckooshrike, • African Pygmy Goose, • Half Collared Kingfisher, • Tambourine Dove, • African Wood Owl, […] continue reading

Birding Trip Report 07 January 2017

It has been another spectacular successful birding outing so far around Soutpansberg,Limpopo Province.My clients yesterday 07/01/2017 were thrilled again specially Pieter Scholtz who got all his target birds;Blue-Spotted Wood Dove,African Broadbill both male and female,Scaly-Throated Honeyguide.Other birds;Bat Hawk both male and female,African Finfoot,Tambourine Dove,Olive Woodpecker,African Wood Owl. continue reading

Birding Trip Report December 2016

I had a 4 days of guided birding tours guiding Deon from Rusternberg and thought I would share it.His target was 25 lifers but he ended up with 45 lifers.Birding hot spots were forest and water birds along the Soutpansberg area,Roodewal forest,Hanglip forest,Entabeni forest and dams. Some of the special birds amongst many birds were; […] continue reading

Soutpansberg-Venda Trip report 9th September

Hi All. On 9th September I met up with Graham and John from Cape Town for a guided day birding tour in the Soutpansberg area.We met up at Levubu garage at around 06:00 am and headed straight to Luvuvhu River and we got a female African Finfoot .We wasted no time and headed to Levubu […] continue reading

Soutpansberg-Venda Trip Report updates 7th August

Hi All. It is again yet my privileged to do a birding tour with Cameron and Vanessa yesterday on the 7th of August.We met early morning at Levubu and drive to Makuleke Dam east of Thohoyandou.The list of special birds were; African Skimmer, Collared Pranticole, Curlew Sandpiper White-fronted Plover Marsh Sandpiper The Geese Dam we […] continue reading

Trip Report 20th July 2016

Had a great morning of birding at Makuleke Dam near Thohoyandou with Willie Knoetze.Great sightings of special birds a pair of African Skimmer,Great White Pelican,African Openbill ,Knob-billed Duck,White-fronted Plover,Black-winged Stilt. and many more. continue reading