Sightings timeline:

 BIRD COUNT: 286

*First time sightings only


Location: Kruger National Park - 20/07/2018 - 01/08/2018

  • African Cuckoo-Hawk
  • Burchell's Starling

  • Egyptian Goose

  • Southern Red-billed Hornbill

  • Lilac-breasted Roller

  • Helmeted Guineafowl

  • African Cuckoo-Hawk

  • Magpie Shrike

  • Red-billed Buffalo Weaver

  • Grey Go-away-bird (Lourie)

  • Purple Roller

  • Bearded Woodpecker

  • Long-billed Crombec

  • Crested Francolin

  • Greater Blue-eared Starling

  • Lappet-faced Vulture

  • Cinnamon-breasted Bunting

  • Black Kite

  • Southern Ground-Hornbill

  • African Green Pigeon

  • Retz's Helmetshrike

  • Southern White-crowned Shrike

  • Swainson's Spurfowl

  • Monotonous Lark

  • Lesser Masked Weaver

  • Goliath Heron

  • Fiery-necked Nightjar

  • Chinspot Batis

  • Marico Sunbird

  • Green-winged Pytilia

  • Blue Waxbill

  • Marabou Stork

  • Black Stork

  • Spectacled Weaver

  • Black-collared Barbet

  • White-browed Robin-Chat

  • Pearl-spotted Owlet

  • Red-crested Korhaan

  • Arrow-marked Babbler

  • African Jacana

  • Black Crake

  • Gabar Goshawk

  • Water Thick-knee

  • Great Egret

  • Yellow-billed Stork

  • Saddle-billed Stork

  • White-browed Scrub Robin

  • White-throated Robin-Chat

  • African Mourning Dove

  • Trumpeter Hornbill

  • Natal Spurfowl

  • Hooded Vulture

  • Golden-tailed Woodpecker

  • Lesser Striped Swallow

  • African Hawk Eagle

  • Shikra

  • African Grey Hornbill

  • Green-backed (Striated) Heron

  • Sombre Greenbul

  • African Scops Owl

 

Location: Karoo National Park - 27/04/2018 - 01/05/2018

  • Lesser Kestrel
  • Double-banded Courser
  • Tractrac Chat
  • Rufous-eared Warbler
  • Mountain Wheatear

 

Location: Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park - 17/03/2018 - 23/03/2018

  • Bateleur Eagle

  • Black Chested Snake Eagle

  • Lanner Falcon
  • Black-shouldered Kite
  • Crimson-breasted Shrike
  • Kori Bustard
  • Lesser Grey Shrike
  • Lilac Breasted Roller
  • Swallow tailed Bee-eater
  • Burchell's Sandgrouse
  • Ludwig's Bustard
  • Marico Flycatcher
  • Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill
  • Scaly-Feathered Finch
  • Verreaux's (Giant) Eagle-Owl
  • Ashy Tit
  • Capped Wheatear
  • Kalahari Scrub Robin
  • Namaqua Sandgrouse
  • Red-headed Finch
  • Greater Kestrel
  • Pigmy Falcon
  • Red-Necked Falcon
  • Shaft-tailed Whydah
  • Striped Kingfisher
  • African Red-eyed Bulbul
  • Orange River White-eye

Location: Augrabies Falls National Park - 17/03/2018

  • African Pied Wagtail

Location: Algeria Campsite - 03/03/2018

  • Pririt Batis (200th Bird)

Location: Oudtshoorn - 06/01/2018

  • Karoo Chat
  • Red-billed Teal
  • African Spoonbill
  • Black-winged Stilt
  • Kittlitz's Plover

Location: Mountain Zebra National Park - 04/01/2018

  • Collared Sunbird
  • African Pipit
  • Red-billed Quelea
  • Spike-heeled Lark
  • Northern Black Korhaan
  • Ground Woodpecker
  • African Black Duck
  • Cape Longcla
  • Brown Snake Eagle

Location: Zastron - 04/01/2018

  • Cape Vulture

Location: Royal Natal - (31/12/2017 - 03/01/2018)

  • Cape Grassbird
  • Forest Canary
  • African Wood Owl
  • Black Cuckoo
  • African Dusky Flycatcher
  • Klaas's Cuckoo
  • Pin-tailed Whydah
  • Southern Grey-headed Sparrow
  • White-browed Sparrow-Weaver
  • Western Barn Owl
  • Southern Black Flycatcher

Location: Sterkfontein Dam - 29/12/2017

  • Long-Tailed Widowbird

Location: Golden Gate National Park - 29/12/2017

  • Long-Crested Eagle

Location: Karoo National Park - 28/12/2017

  • Barn (European) Swallow

Location: Rondebosch - 25/12/2017

  • Red-eyed Dove

Location: Brettenwood Coastal Estate - 10/12/2017

  • White-Bellied Sunbird

Location: Brettenwood Coastal Estate - 09/12/2017

  • Burchell's Coucal
  • Crested Barbet
  • Purple Heron
  • Rattling Cisticola
  • Spotted Eagle Owl
  • White-Faced Whistling Duck
  • Yellow Weaver

Location: Oewerzicht Camp Site - 19/11/2017

  • Steppe Buzzard

Location: West Coast National Park - 04/11/2017

  • African Swamphen
  • Cape Long-billed Lark
  • Chestnut-vented Tit-Babbler
  • Pied Avocet

Location: Bontebok National Park - 21/10/2017

  • Heron, Black-headed

  • Harrier, Black

Location: Goudmyn Farm, Robertson - 21/10/2017

  • Duck, Yellow-billed

Location: West Coast National Park - 1/10/2017

  • Canary, Black-headed
  • Canary, White-throated
  • Flamingo, Lesser
  • Godwit, Bar-tailed
  • Grebe, Little
  • Kite, Yellow-billed
  • Korhaan, Southern Black
  • Plover, Grey
  • Rail, African
  • Shoveler, Cape
  • Swallow, White-throated
  • Tern, Caspian
  • Tern, Common
  • Tern, Swift
  • Whimbrel, Common
  • Canary, Damara
     

Location: Pat Busch Nature Reserve - (22/9/2017 - 24/9/2017)

  • Seedeater, Streaky-headed
  • Bishop, Yellow (Cape Widowbird)
  • Canary, Cape
  • Prinia, Karoo
     

Location: Riverview Cottages, Karoo - (5/8/2017 - 9/8/2017)

  • Martin, Brown-throated
  • Canary, Yellow
  • Waxbill, Common
  • Bee-eater, White-fronted
  • Bunting, Cape
  • Cisticola, Desert
  • Cormorant, Reed
  • Darter, African
  • Eagle, African Fish
  • Woodpecker, Cardinal
  • Thrush, Cape Rock
     

Location: Swellendam - 23/7/2017

  • Goose, Spur-winged
     

Location: Tides River Lodge, Malgas, Breede River - (22/7/2017 - 23/7/2017)

  • Kingfisher, Giant
  • Moorhen, Common
  • Cormorant, Crowned
  • Kingfisher, Malachite
  • Kingfisher, Pied
  • Owl, Cape Eagle-
  • Plover, Three-banded
  • Robin-chat, Cape
     

Location: De Hoop Nature Reserve - 21/7/2017

  • Spurfowl, Cape
  • Sugarbird, Cape
     

Location: Vredehoek, Cape Town - 9/7/2017

  • Hawk, African Harrier- (Gymnogene)
     

Location: Thonga Beach Lodge - (9/4/2017 - 12/4/2017)

  • Sunbird, Olive
  • Robin-chat, Red-capped
  • Tinkerbird, Yellow-fronted (Tinker Barbet)
  • Tinkerbird, Yellow-rumped (Golden-rumped Tinker Barbet)
     

Location: Hluhluwe National Reserve - (6/4/2017 - 8/4/2017)

  • Thrush, Kurrichane
  • Longclaw, Yellow-throated
  • Bateleur
  • Bee-eater, Little
  • Boubou, Southern
  • Dove, Emerald-spotted Wood
  • Drongo, Fork-tailed
  • Eagle, Martial
  • Eagle, Tawny
  • Hamerkop
  • Hornbill, Crowned
  • Kingfisher, Brown-hooded
  • Lapwing, Crowned (Plover)
  • Lark, Rufous-naped
  • Oxpecker, Red-billed
  • Roller, European
  • Scimitarbill, Common
  • Shrike, Red-backed
  • Starling, Cape Glossy
  • Stork, Woolly-necked
  • Vulture, White-backed
     

Location: Milnerton - 14/1/2017

  • Pelican, Great White
     

Location: Royal Natal - (27/12/2016 - 27/12/2016)

  • Cuckoo, Red-chested
  • Flycatcher, Fiscal
  • Hoopoe, African
  • Starling, Red-winged
  • Swallow, Greater Striped
  • Weaver, Thick-billed
  • Canary, Brimstone
  • Chat, Familiar
  • Eagle, Verreaux's
  • Flycatcher, African Paradise
  • Robin-chat, Chorister
  • Starling, Violet-backed
  • Sunbird, Malachite
  • Wood-hoopoe, Green
  • Batis, Cape
  • Bunting, Golden-breasted
  • Flycatcher, Spotted
  • Pigeon, African Olive
  • Sunbird, Greater Double-collared
  • Thrush, Olive
  • Bulbul, Dark-capped (Black-eyed)
  • Buzzard, Jackal
  • Crow, Cape
  • Stonechat, African
  • Thrush, Groundscraper
  • Waxbill, Swee
  • Widowbird, Red-collared
     

Location: Durban North - 25/12/2016

  • Sunbird, White-bellied
     

Location: Yellow Wood Park, Durban - 24/12/2016

  • Dove, Laughing
     

Location: Milnerton (Riet Vlei) - 17/12/2016

  • Flamingo, Greater
     

Location: Vredehoek, Cape Town - 28/11/2016

  • Crow, Pied
     

Location: Durban North - 27/11/2016

  • Bishop, Southern Red
  • Mannikin, Bronze
  • Myna, Common
     

Location: Hyde Park, Johannesburg - 22/10/2016

  • Mousebird, Speckled
     

Location: Noordhoek - 10/10/2016

  • Coot, Red-knobbed
     

Location: Kommetjie - (3/9/2016 - 4/9/2016)

  • Bulbul, Cape
  • Egret, Little
  • Gull, Kelp
  • Plover, White-fronted
  • Cormorant, Cape
  • Cormorant, White-breasted
  • Egret, Western Cattle
  • Heron, Grey
  • Ibis, African Sacred
  • Lapwing, Blacksmith (Plover)
  • Oystercatcher, African Black
     

Location: 12 Apostles, Cape Town - 20/8/2016

  • Gull, Hartlaub’s
     

Location: Vredehoek, Cape Town - 14/8/2016

  • Raven, White-necked
     

Location: Karoo National Park - (11/8/2016 - 13/8/2016)

  • Bunting, Lark-like
  • Lark, Karoo Long-billed
  • Robin, Karoo Scrub
  • Starling, Pale-winged
  • Starling, Pied
  • Sunbird, Southern Double-collared
  • Thrush, Short-toed Rock
  • Wagtail, Cape
  • Barbet, Acacia Pied
  • Bokmakierie
  • Chat, Ant-eating
  • Chat, Sickle-winged
  • Dove, Namaqua
  • Fiscal, Southern (Common)
  • Flycatcher, Chat
  • Kestrel, Rock
  • Mousebird, White-backed
  • Goshawk, Pale Chanting
  • Sparrow, Cape
  • Sparrow, House
  • Thrush, Karoo
  • Weaver, Cape
  • Weaver, Southern Masked
     

Location: Vredehoek, Cape Town - (7/8/2016 - 7/8/2016)

Location: Riebeek Kasteel - 2/5/2016

  • Secretarybird
     

Location: Springbok Lodge, Nambiti, Ladismith - 10/7/2015