Author Archives: Admin (Trev)

About Admin (Trev)

I am the Vice-Chairman of The Friends of the Liesbeek

AGM 2018

Friends of the Liesbeek AGM You are invited to participate in the general annual meeting of the Friends of the Liesbeek Jeremy Shelton from the Living Labs will address the meeting. When: 6 pm, Tuesday 24 July 2018 Where: The Splash Cafe, … Continue reading

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Liesbeek Life Plan

                  The Liesbeek Life Plan is a recently formed collaborative effort between the Friends Of the Liesbeek and UCT’s Urban Water Management research unit to contribute to plans and designs for restoring … Continue reading

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Spring 2012 Newsletter

You may download our Spring 2012 Newsletter

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Autumn 2012 Newsletter

We have just emailed out latest newsletter – its also available below for your convenience Autumn 2012 Newsletter

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Maintenance of Bird Hides

The Liesbeek maintenance Team and personal from Kenilworth Racecourse Conservation Area recently completed cutting a path in the reeds in front of the bird hide situated in the South African Astronomical Observatory (SAAO) and varnishing of the hide. An additional … Continue reading

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Herbicide application course

Herbicide application course From the 9 – 11 February 2011 the Liesbeek Maintenance Project Team attended a herbicide application course facilitated by Invader Plant Specialist cc at the Environment Centre situated in Valkenberg Hospital. The South African National Biodiversity Institute … Continue reading

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World Wetlands Day, 2 February 2011

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A short video on the Liesbeek

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International Coastal Cleanup

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Remote controlled sailing on the Liesbeek

The Friends of the Liesbeek were there to witness the interests of a group of remote controlled sailing enthusiasts. Its another fantastic way to use the river for recreational activity. All agreed that if this activity grows it could have … Continue reading

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