Annual General Meeting of the Friends of Moreletakloof – 7th November 2017

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Friends of Moreletakloof will
now be held
ON: 7th November 2017, at 18:00
TIME: 18:00
PLACE: La Shades Restaurant, on the Kimiad land next to Wekker Street, Moreletapark
(Between Kimiad and Die Bos).
Previous Minutes available on www.moreletakloof.co.za

Click here to download the Agenda: Agenda FMK AGM 07_11_2017

Free Annual Talk: Wastewater: asset or liability in the Moreletaspruit Catchment?

Wastewater: asset or liability in the Moreletaspruit Catchment?
 
You are cordially invited to the annual ‘Free Talks’ presented by the Moreletaspruit Forum and the Ecology Ministry of the Dutch Reformed Congregation, Lynnwood.
 
When? Thursday 12 October 2017 from 18:00 to 19:30 in the Koinonia Room of the Lynnwood Dutch Reformed Church,
439 Sussex Ave, Lynnwood, Pretoria.
 
Speakers:
 Dr. Michael Silberbauer: Afvalwater: waarvandaan en waarheen? – kwantiteit en kwaliteit.
 Mnr. Kerneels Esterhuyse: Wat word van afvalwater? – behandeling en hergebruik.
 Dr. Carin van Ginkel: Impak van afvalwater op die omgewing en stroomaf gebruikers.
 
To book or for more information contact:
 
Anneli Kühn at anneli.kuhn@gmail.com – Cell: 083 750 2873 or
Peet Crous on peetcrous@gmail.com – Cell: 079 893 5572
 
For more information download the invite and the Adopt Moreletaspruit/ Neem Moreletaspruit Aan Newsletter. 
 
 

Flufftail Bird Hide turns 3!

The Flufftail Bird hide of Moreletakloof is three years old and we would like to invite you to join us for a short walk and roll to the dam and from there to the hide. We will have some of the special people involved to make this dream come true joining us for a short talk at the hide.
This will take place on the the 19th of November 2016 at 05:30 for 06:00. We will walk/roll until 8.30 after which you are welcome to join us at Rademeyers for a lovely Breakfast (how does Crumpets with honey and fruit; or Yoghurt with assorted fruits sound..there will be a menu available). This will be for your own cost. Click here to view their menu: Rademeyers Breakfast Menu
Let us come together and celebrate the third year of this beautiful hide and walk/roll and talk together … a special place for many people, that was made possible by special people.
It is important that we know for how many people we must prepare for – coffee/tea and rusks and breakfast, so please confirm by mailing info@moreletakloof.co.za.
 birdhide  2015-05-09 Kloof en projek 126  birdhide-2
Kom stap saam met ons en geniet die mooiheid van Moreletakloof en hoor waarom plekke soos ons reservaat en ons Voëlskerm so belangrik is vir ons pragtige voëls en vir ons rustige besoekers wat gereeld die kloof kom besoek.
Dis vroeg oggend maar dis die heel mooiste deel van die dag  in ons kloof.
Vriende van Moreletakloof
ontbyt-2 ontbyt-1

Important Dates for November 2015

Moreletakloof has changed its colour to green, with some of the most beautiful old trees towering over younger trees along the Rademeyer spruit.

We have three excting events taking place in November, as well as the very important AGM on the 19th of November from 18:00. We really need as many people there that love the reserve – it is in a beautiful venue and you are welcome to join us for a glass of wine and a conversation on the reserve.

Please click below for more information on the AGM and planned events, as well as just below that our November newsletter.

AGM November 2015

Newsletter from Friends of Moreletakloof November 2015

You are welcome to contact us on info@moretelakloof.co.za if you have any questions or require more information.

 

Annual Meeting of the Friends of Moreletakloof – 19 November 2015

Annual Meeting of the Friends of Moreletakloof will be held on the 19th of November 2015 from 18:00 at Rademeyers Restaurant (main building), inside Moreletakloof Nature Reserve, Helios Street.

We would like to invite all the people that enjoy the Moreletakloof Reserve and regularly take lovely walks to join us on this special evening. We need people that care to help us with the running of the Friends group, as well as the planning to keep and safe guard this lovely reserve.

It is getting more and more important that the Community gets involved; else these green areas will become more threatened and unsafe and will be developed. Less people have the time or the finances to help us as Friends.

Please come with your ideas of how we can try and keep the reserve safe and well looked after. Nature Conservation will join us and be there to answer any questions you might have. There will be a cash bar available.

You are welcome to write to us at info@moreletakloof.co.za

Annual General Meeting 29 October 2015

Annual Yearly Meeting of the Friends of Moreletakloof will be held on the 29th October from 18:00 at Rademeyers Restaurant (main building) inside Moreletakloof Nature Reserve on Helios Street.

We would like to invite all the people that enjoy the Moreletakloof Reserve and regularly take lovely walks tojoin us on this special evening. We need people that care to help us with the running of the Friends group, as well as the planning to keep and safe guard this lovely reserve.

It is getting more and more important that the Community gets involved, else this green areas will become more threatened and unsafe and will be developed. Less people have the time or the finances to help us as Friends.

Please come with your ideas of how we can try and keep the reserve safe and well looked after. Nature Conservation will join us and be there to answer any questions you might have. There will be a cash bar available.

You are welcome to write to us at info@moreletakloof.co.za

Friends of the Moreletakloof Annual General Meeting Reminder

Ons wil u graag net herrinner aan die Algemene Jaarvergadering van Vriende van Moreletakloof wat op die 30ste Oktober om 18:00 gehou word.

Ons sal dit baie waardeer as u as Vriend en ook as gereelde stapper in ons kloof saam met ons kom gesels oor dinge wat die kloof raak.

Vandag is dit meer belangrik as ooit dat ons betrokke moet raak in ons Gemeenskap om sodoende plekke soos Moreletakloof te versorg en te beveilig. Ons is bevoorreg om in die kloof te kan stap wat met liefde versorg word deur Natuurbewaring.

Dis pragtige laat middag in die kloof, kom drink n glasie wyn, en neem dan deel aan die besprekings oor hierdie spesiale kloof van ons.

Vriende van Moreletakloof


 

We would like to remind you of our Annual General Meeting that will be held on the 30th of October at 18:00. It will be held at the Chapel at Rademeyers in the reserve.

Please get involved in this place that you love to visit. Times have changed and we need the communities to help us with the upkeep and the safety of our reserve.

Come over in the late afternoon and join us for a nice talk with Friends and regular visitors of this beautiful reserve.

Friends of Moreletakloof

Agenda FMK AGM 30_10_2014 (2)

The Friends of Moreletakloof Annual General Meeting – 30 October 2014

Ons nooi u graag na ons Algemene Jaarvergadering wat gehou gaan word op die 30 ste Oktober 2014 om 18:00 by Rademeyers in die Moreletakloof Natuur Reservaat.

U sal die Agenda ontvang nader aan die datum van die vergadering en dit sal ook beskikbaar wees op die web-tuiste.

Ons sal dit waardeer as u en ander belangstellendes saam met ons kom gesels oor die Moreletakloof Reservaat, wat ons alles te doen staan en hoe ons dit saam kan aanpak.

Dis n pragtige stukkie groen in ons woonbuurt wat deur baie mense benut en geniet word.

Kom gee u gedagtes en raak ook betrokke!

Daar sal ook n kontant kroeg beskikbaar wees vir iets om te drink.

Vir meer inligting kontak info@moreletakloof.co.za

The Friends of Moreletakloof would like to invite you to our Annual General Meeting that will be held on the 30th October 2014 at 18:00 at the Rademeyers Restaurant in the Moreletakloof Reserve.

You will receive the Agenda before the meeting and it will be made available on the website.

We really need the community involved in this meeting especially those who visit this beautiful reserve often and enjoy the beautiful reserve in the middle of our neighborhood. We need everyone’s input on new plans and how we can achieve them.

Come and share your thoughts and get involved!

There will be a cash bar available on the night.

For more info contact info@moreletakloof.co.za

Agenda FMK AGM 30_10_2014

Minutes FMK Annual General Meeting 2013-11-12

1384048_10152732602743762_239538708997220565_n10645136_10152708449038762_4618084688880803766_n10561616_10152721963933762_7361252510108763686_n10154522_10152308192323762_2404320243790118141_n

Upcoming events for Spring

Upcoming Events in the Reserve:

20 September 2014 from 08.30:

We will have a walk/roll with Alzheimer’s patients and their loved ones to enjoy the time together in nature. Contact us for more information on info@moreletakloof.co.za.

25 September 2014, 18:00 –19:00 :

Talk by Mr Mike Silberbauer on the state of the Moreletaspruit that flows into the Roodeplaat dam. He has been doing a very intensive study for the Adopt-a-river project. This is a very interesting talk about the water system’s source:  A fountain on the Wingate Golf course grounds until it ends as drinking water for parts of Pretoria.

From 19:00 we would like to invite you to join us at the Voerkraal (part of Rademeyers), to enjoy a nice braai with us (“Sundowners, T-Bones, Chicken Flatties” served from the braai). Please join us and meet all the other people that are involved with our reserve. Please let us know if you would like to attend (info@moreletakloof.co.za). This will be for your account.

11th October 2014,07:00 – 10:30:

We will have a Walk and Talk with Anto Eyssel-Knox and Rudi Bezuidenhoudtt. Both are specialists on wetlands and they will talk about our own wetlands as well as all the new veld flowers that will be blooming after the rain. We will meet at the parking, remember comfortable shoes, a hat, your camera, something to eat and drink and a R 40 donation towards the reserve. People really enjoy this walks, please join us.

18th October 2014 07:00 – 11:00:

People who have joined us for talks by Prof Adam Bumby will know how much he loves to talk about our own very special rocks and rock formations. Since his talks are always popular and well attended, we have invited him to hold another one. Please meet us in the parking area and remember good walking shoes, a hat, your camera, something to eat and drink and a donation towards the reserve.

30th October 2014 from 18:00:

We plan to have our Annual General Meeting for all our Friends of Moreletakloof as well as people who would like to know more about the reserve and what we would like to accomplish as community with this reserve, in cooperation with Nature Conservation. The date is now confirmed and notice will be sent out to everyone.

1 November 2014, vanaf 6.30 until 11:00:

Hein Bantjies and his team of bird ringers will once again join us for a morning of bird ringing, followed by a talk. They always take great care to show everyone how the ringing is done, and people have the opportunity to see the birds up close and help release the birds (something the kids really enjoy). This is another one of our regular events and always very well attended. This is also one of our events easily accessible for people in wheelchairs or people who are visually impaired.

As with all events, remember comfortable shoes and something to eat and drink.

For information on any of these events, please contact us on info@moreletakloof.co.za

 Bird Ringing 3 Bird Ringing 1 10154522_10152308192323762_2404320243790118141_n