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    Re: Australian killed by Elephant Kunene

    I prefer to keep ellies behind me with the 4x4 pointing to the exit road.

    Have had many encounters and treat them with the utmost respect.
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    Re: Checking interest - Would anyone camp here:

    Thumbs up!

    Clean ablutions and game.
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    Re: Tyre pressure gen 3 Jimny?

    +1

    Rear 1.6 with no load.
  4. Thread: Kgalagadi

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    Re: Kgalagadi

    Veld fire conditions warning

    Mier / Twee RivierenTomorrowHeadline: Veld Fire Conditions
    Alert Type: Warning
    Description: expected over the eastern parts of the Northern Cape today...
  5. Continuing saga of the painted wolves of Mana Pools

    https://magazine.africageographic.com/weekly/issue-280/declining-dynasties-blacktip/
  6. Re: Vetgat Toere 2019 - The Absent Friends Toere

    Well told and most interesting.
    But I am still awaiting news of the Kgalagadi Brownies!:)
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    Re: Load shedding and caravans or trailers!

    Very useful info!
    Thanks!
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    Re: Load shedding and caravans or trailers!

    Mike could an induction hot plate (I think they draw 2000W?) run off your system?
  9. Re: Vetgat Toere 2019 - The Absent Friends Toere

    Thank You Keith!
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    Re: 35mm wheel spacer for jimny

    I have had no hassles in my Jimny. Just make sure wheel balancing is spot on and all surfaces are spotless clean. Balancing - I did mine twice!
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    Re: So who is going camping this weekend?

    Where in Chobe?
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    Re: Camping Safety Paranoia

    They sliced our tent open - entered from the rear where they could not be seen.

    I lock everything away in the car when going for game drives.
    Luckily our kit is compact and folds away easily.
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    Re: So who is going camping this weekend?

    Thanks for posting! Nice pic!
    Jack Russell's are having fun.....
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    Re: Camping Safety Paranoia

    I like to have a couple of lions for protection that is why Kgalagadi is a favourite!

    I am tending to use the SANParks camps more and more and avoid private camp sites near towns. Townships are...
  15. Thread: Kgalagadi

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    Eland are dying in Kgalagadi due to drought

    It is due to water intoxication!!!


    Some of the animals drink too much water too quickly, resulting in water intoxication.

    Many young eland are now without parents.
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    Richards Bay attractions

    https://www.getaway.co.za/inspiration/richards-bay-the-furthest-port-1/
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    Re: Camping Review thread - all things camping

    +1
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    Re: Best cooler box?

    We bought the same. Very nice quality.
    Don't buy a cooler box till you have looked at their range.

    Tentco is a top brand. Have their gazebo etc - no problem with spares.
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    Re: My Namibia Trip Report

    Great adventure!
    Thanks for posting.
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    Re: Terios vs jimny

    We have one of each and this review is excellent!
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    Re: Sous vide cooking

    Don't forget about load shedding!:)
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    Re: Seeduiker campsite - Namaqua NP

    So what do they charge for recoveries?
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    Re: Seeduiker campsite - Namaqua NP

    Try the spot at the lighthouse. Have not fished but hear from the locals it is v.good for galjoen.

    Just remember the wind usually howls in Namaqua - up to 70 kmh. Not sure how this will affect...
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    Re: Seeduiker campsite - Namaqua NP

    Thanks! I have a 4x4 but was just seeking info on the road to the new campsite. Those deep sand patches near the caves have caught many a 4x4.
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    Re: Seeduiker campsite - Namaqua NP

    What is the road like - 4x2 or 4x4 only?
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    Using solar in Chobe for game viewing

    Interesting to see that a Lodge in Chobe is using solar for game viewing trips along the river.

    They also have electric (solar powered) game viewing vehicles which do not disturb the game.
    Pics -...
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    Re: Fridges that shut down automatically

    If you are buying a large fridge I would go with a twin.

    But our 52l (freezer) works well with a Tentco (v. good quality) cooler box.

    On a recent 3 week trip for two of us I was surprised how...
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    Richtersveld roads condition

    Anyone have an idea of the condition of the roads?
    How corrugated are they?
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    Re: Fridges that shut down automatically

    Always take Swambo's shopping.....::)

    N. Luna is a good brand with excellent service.
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    Re: Fridges that shut down automatically

    I am never without mine.
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    Re: Fridges that shut down automatically

    Black Friday sales (November 29) will be around soon. Should be some fridge bargains around that time.
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    Re: Southern Namibia trip report - October

    Thanks for posting!

    Sossusvlei seems to be a tourist spot particularly for large groups which I will continue to avoid.

    Did like your low lights and highlights!
    Looking forward to more...
  33. Thread: Kgalagadi

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    Re: Kgalagadi

    On a recent trip we saw a lot more Eland than usual. Maybe due to the drought have migrated from Botswana to Sanparks waterholes.
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    Botswana (including Caprivi) 2020

    Self delete
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    Re: Terios, would you buy ?

    Great car - a friend has one.
    Needed a part recently and had to be freighted from Japan. It seems not all Avanza parts will fit.
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