New Permit Prices 2015-2016

The Gauteng Nature Conservation Department has issued a price change on reptile keeping permits and catcha and release permits. You can finds the details for each of the permit types in the PDF document attached below. PermitPrice_ListAPRIL2015 -2016

What To Do When Encountering A Snake Unexpectedly

For those of us who are lucky enough to live in places where we have encounters with wildlife, here are a few do’s and don’ts for when you come across a snake! Indoor Encounter Here are a few tips for when you encounter a snake in your house. Do not try and be a hero, […]

June 2015 Meeting

Our next meeting will be taking place as follows: Date: 5 June 2015 Time: 19:15 for 19:30 Venue: Heia Safari Ranch Topic: Research on ambushing scentless Puff Adders by Ash Miller You are welcome to make use of the restaurant facilities at Heia Safari Ranch. Directions to Heia Safari. Looking forward to seeing you all […]

February 2015 Meeting

Dear Fellow Herpers I have the pleasure of inviting you all to the meeting for February 2015. Date: 6 February 2015 Time: 19:15 for 19:30 Venue: Heia Safari Ranch Topic: AGM and Overview of Invasive Species Legislation You are welcome to make use of the restaurant facilities at Heia Safari Ranch.  For directions to Heia Safari, here is a link to their […]

October 2014 Meeting

Dear Fellow Herpers I have the pleasure of inviting you all to the meeting for October 2014. Date: 17 October 2014 Time: 19:15 for 19:30 Venue: Heia Safari Ranch Topic: Quiz Night Prizes will be given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. You are welcome to make use of the restaurant facilities at Heia Safari Ranch.  For directions to Heia […]

WRHA August Meeting

Dear Fellow Herpers I have the pleasure of inviting you all to the meeting for August 2014. Date: 1 August  2014 Time: 19:15 for 19:30 Venue: Heia Safari Ranch Topic: Komodo Dragons You are welcome to make use of the restaurant facilities at Heia Safari Ranch.  For directions to Heia Safari, here is a link to their website: […]

July Meeting

Dear Fellow Herpers I have the pleasure of inviting you all to the meeting for July 2014. Date: July 4 2014 Time: 19:15 for 19:30 Venue: Heia Safari Ranch Topic: Common Reptile Illnesses You are welcome to make use of the restaurant facilities at Heia Safari Ranch.  For directions to Heia Safari, here is a link to their […]

June Meeting

Dear Fellow Herpers I have the pleasure of inviting you all to the meeting for June 2014. Date: June 6 2014 Time: 19:15 for 19:30 Venue: Heia Safari Ranch Topic: How the permit system works by Samantha from Gauteng Nature Conservation You are welcome to make use of the restaurant facilities at Heia Safari Ranch.  For directions to […]

Field Trip May 17th 2014

We will be having a field trip on Saturday 17th of May instead of a meeting on Friday 2nd of May. Field Trip Details Date: Saturday 17 May 2014 Time: 9:30 am – Mid Afternoon Venue: Hornbill Lodge, Magaliesburg Directions: http://hornbilllodgeandlegendsrestaurant.yolasite.com/directions.php Please wear long pants and closed shoes. Bring along bottled water or cold drinks There […]