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Hydrax Caverns, Johles Cave

December 10, 1995, 9:00 pm

10 December 1995 [pgs]

party:Jmv, anh, pgs

Three of the tadpoles which we collected at Nellies Pool, had turned into frogs, so part of the expedition had to include the release of these amphibians. Jessica decided that an early release would be in order, and this kept Anthony and I busy for at...

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Hydrax Caverns

December 3, 1995, 9:00 pm

3 December 1995

party:ANH, JMV, pgs

After walking for about 10 minutes, Joan remembered that she had left the milk behind, so Anthony took my rucsack, and I returned for the milk. I caught up to them at Rest-a-bit.

We then walked over the top of Kleintuin kop and down to Hydrax Caverns. The...

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Thanksgiving, Robertson

November 26, 1995, 9:00 pm

26 November 1995

party:John L, Kim, Greg, Guy, Tanya, Mark, JenniC, jmv, pgs

Our annual pilgimage took us back to Berg-en-dal, near Robertson this year. John took us to wining on Saturday morning, where we finished up at Drie Berge, in Montagu. Good, cheap wine and liqueurs.

Thomas was cooke...

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Me too and Me Three

October 29, 1995, 9:00 pm

29 October 1995

party:ANH, JMV, PGS

We left Duignam Road late, and went up Main Track to Drip Water Pot. Joan was not feeling well, so we went quite slowly. Starting at Drip Water Pot beacon 0, we surveyed to the top rip Water Pot entrance, and thence on to Me Three. Th start of the cave is j...

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The Great Nellie's Pool Tadpole hunt

October 21, 1995, 9:00 pm

21 October 1995

party:Jessica, Douglas, ANH, JMV, PGS

We left Duignam Road quite late in the afternoon, walked along Boyes Drive to the St James bend, and wound our way up the cliff path. Jessica did very well, but had to be carried up the last section. Joan and I went exploring on the slopes...

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