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Donated by: Adam Riley | Reserve Price: R20,000
Two nights for ten people for exclusive use of the Homestead at Zebra Hills Safari Lodge in Manyoni Private Game Reserve (Zululand) including two game/birding drives per day in an open safari vehicle. (27 and 28 April 2021)
Night at Tintswalo Boulders
Donated by: Tintswalo | Reserve Price: R3,000
Delightful one night’s stay (breakfast included), for two guests sharing, at the luxurious Tintswalo at Boulders in Simon’s Town, Cape Town.
Two Rockjumper Birding Tours vouchers
Donated by: Rockjumper Birding Tours | Reserve Price: R5,000
Two R5000 tour vouchers that can be used towards any of Rockjumper’s 300+ scheduled tour offerings.
Pelagic birding trip
Donated by: Cape Town Pelagics | Reserve Price: R1,500
Pelagic birding trip from Cape Town with “Cape Town Pelagics”.
Guided birding in Gauteng or Cape Town with Birding Ecotours
Donated by: Birding Ecotours | Reserve Price: R2,000
Birding day trip in Gauteng or Cape Town with a top birding guide from Birding Ecotours (www.birdingecotours.com), for 1-3 people.
For more info, visit https://www.birdingecotours.com/tours/birding-tours-day-tours/birding-tours-day-tours-south-africa/
ZEISS Conquest HD 8x32 binoculars
Donated by: ZEISS | Reserve Price: R10,000
Swarovski CL 8x25 binoculars
Donated by: Whylo Distributors | Reserve Price: R10,000
Crowned Eagle painting
Donated by: Graeme Arnott | Reserve Price: R15,000
Crowned Eagle painting by Graeme Arnott
“The Sentinel of Cranes” by Daniel Dolpire
Donated by: Daniel Dolpire | Reserve Price: R200
The Sentinels is an iconic book featuring Daniel Dolpire’s magnificent photographs of South Africa’s cranes.
Hartenberg Estate Shiraz 2016
Donated by: Hartenberg | Reserve Price: R1,500
Two cases of Hartenberg Estate Shiraz 2016
Thelema Rabelais (2016)
Donated by: Thelema | Reserve Price: R2,500
One case (6 bottles) of Thelema Rabelais (2016)
Newton Johnson Pinot Noir
Donated by: Newton Johnson | Reserve Price: R1,500
One case (6 bottles) of Newton Johnson Family Vineyards Pinot Noir
“The special birds of Angola” by Michael Mills
Donated by: Michael Mills | Reserve Price: R200
“The special birds of Angola”, signed and personalised by Michael Mills
“The Birder's Guide to Africa” by Michael Mills
Donated by: Michael Mills | Reserve Price: R450
“The Birder's Guide to Africa”, signed and personalised by Michael Mills
Struik Nature book hamper
Donated by: Struik Nature | Reserve Price: R2,000
Three Struik Nature apps
Donated by: Struik Nature | Reserve Price: R500
The hamper includes three apps (Woodall’s Butterflies of South Africa, Insects of South Africa, and Sasol eBirds Southern Africa).
Portfolio of SA Owl prints of paintings by Claude Gibney Finch-Davies
Donated by: Cape Bird Club | Reserve Price: R500
Owl prints by Claude Gibney Finch-Davies
Three Bird of the Year “fluffies”
Donated by: BirdLife South Africa | Reserve Price: R300
This item consists of the last three years’ Birds of the Year fluffies, the African Black Oystercatcher, the Secretarybird and the Southern Ground-Hornbill.
Portfolio of 13 bird prints signed by Ray Harris-Ching, the world’s foremost bird artist.
Donated by: Sappi | Reserve Price: R2,500
The portfolio of 12 prints are signed by Ray Harris-Ching, the artist.
Southern Ground-Hornbill painting by Ingrid Weiersbye (and Bird of the Year t-shirt)
Donated by: Ingrid Weiersbye and BirdLife South Africa | Reserve Price: R2,000
The beautiful painting is by talented artist, Ingrid Weiersbye. In addition, BirdLife South Africa will also donate a Bird of the Year t-shirt (which depicts Ingrid’s art) to the successful bidder. The Southern Ground-Hornbill, one of our region’s iconic birds, is unfortunately threatened with extinction. It is the focus of conservation attention by the Mabula Ground Hornbill Project, BirdLife South Africa and other organisations. The Southern Ground-Hornbill is Bird of the Year 2020 and this beautiful artwork has been used on the Bird of the Year t-shirts produced by BirdLife South Africa.
Book hamper from Jacana
Donated by: Jacana Media | Reserve Price: R1,500
An indispensable birding book collection donated by Jacana Media
‘Shy Albatross on Hokusai’s Wave’ by Duncan Butchart
Donated by: Duncan Butchart | Reserve Price: R300
‘Shy Albatross on Hokusai’s Wave’ by Duncan Butchart, 36x36 cm, signed and numbered giclee print.
‘Trumpeter Hornbill Pair’ by Duncan Butchart
‘Trumpeter Hornbill Pair’ by Duncan Butchart by Duncan Butchart, 36x36 cm, signed and numbered giclee print
‘Cape Town’, with African Penguins, by Duncan Butchart
Vintage-style poster-print from the African Journey Collection - A1 size (594x840 mm) - signed by the artist Duncan Butchart.
“All the Birds of the World”
Donated by: Lynx Edicions | Reserve Price: R1,250
“All the Birds of the World”, edited by Josep del Hoyo. For the first time ever, the world’s birds are detailed and illustrated in a single easy-to-use volume. Created for a broad public, from novice birders to expert ornithologists and anyone interested in the spectacular diversity of birds, this book has something for everyone.
For more info, visit https://www.lynxeds.com/product/all-the-birds-of-the-world.
Barbet hamper for fun!!
Donated by: Elaine’s Birding & Wildlife Products | Reserve Price: R250
1 x galvanized bird food basket (for carrying bird food outside for feeders), 2 kg bird seed, 1 x nectar bottle, 1 x wire bird ornament, 2 x seed treats on a rope, 2 x nectar sachets, 100 g packet luv bugs larvae.
Donated by: Elaine’s Birding & Wildlife Products | Reserve Price: R200
1 x galvanized bird food basket (for carrying bird food outside for feeders), 1 x green top suet ball feeder, 1 peanut tower feeder, 2 x pack seed refill blocks, 3 x pack mini grub balls, and wire bird ornament.
Robin hamper for fun!!
1 x galvanized bird seed tin, 1 x beaded seed bell holder with seed bell, 2 x large suet pops, 2 kg bird seed, wire bird ornament
Weaver hamper for fun!!
Donated by: Elaine’s Birding & Wildlife Products | Reserve Price: R450
1 x galvanized bird seed chest, 1 x wooden bird seed house feeder, 2 kg bird seed.
Wildbooks Auction Package 1
Donated by: Wild Books Online Store and Go Away Birding | Reserve Price: R450
The Birders Guide to Africa, The Special Birds of Angola and A Natural History Guide to the Arid Kalahari.
Wildbooks Auction Package 2
Donated by: Wild Books Online Store and Faansie Peacock | Reserve Price: R560
Signed copies of Birding Gauteng, Faansie’s Bird Book, Chamberlain’s Waders.
Wildbooks Auction Package 3
Donated by: Wild Books Online Store, Josh Crickmay and Marion Island Marine Mammal Program (MIMMP) | Reserve Price: R797
Josh’s Big Year from Deserts to Jungle in Search of 1124 Birds, Pain Forms the Character, Cat Hunters and Sealers on Marion Island
Wildbooks Auction Package 4
Donated by: Wild Books Online Store, Jonathan Ball Publishers. | Reserve Price: R325
On Route in South Africa 3rd Edition, Pocket Guide to Birds of Southern Africa and Pocket Guide to Mammals of Southern Africa.
Wildbooks Auction Package 5
Donated by: Wild Books Online Store, Jonathan Ball Publishers. | Reserve Price: R390
Saving the last Rhinos, A Game Ranger Remembers and Scenic South Africa
Wildbooks Auction Package 6
Donated by: Wild Books Online Store, Jonathan Leeming. | Reserve Price: R255
Signed Copies of One World and Field Guide to Scorpions of Southern Africa
Wildbooks Auction Package 7
Donated by: Wild Books Online Store and Briza Publications | Reserve Price: R522
Sappi Birds of South Africa, The Mammal Guide of Southern Africa, Nature Unpacked.
Wildbooks Auction Package 8
Donated by: Wild Books Online Store and Struik Nature | Reserve Price: R640
Sasol Voels van Suider Afrika 5de Uitgawe, Bird Calls for Beginners Southern Africa and Garden Birds in Southern Africa
Wildbooks Auction Package 9
Donated by: Wild Books Online Store and Struik Nature | Reserve Price: R500
Peacocks and Picathartes, The Complete Photographic Guide to Birds of Southern Africa, Kirstenbosch Birds and other Wildlife.
Wildbooks Auction Package 10
Donated by: Wild Books Online Store and Struik Nature | Reserve Price: R225
African Birds to read Color and Keep, My First Books of Bird of Southern Africa Volume 1 and 2, My First Book of East African Birds
Wildbooks Auction Package 11
Donated by: Wild Books Online Store and Struik Nature | Reserve Price: R430
Sasol Birds of Southern Africa, Guide to Seabirds of Southern Africa, Guide to Birds of the Kruger National Park.
Hunters of the African Sky by Peter Steyn & Graeme Arnott
Donated by: Peter Steyn | Reserve Price: R750
Signed copy of Hunters of the African Sky
Eagle Days (1973) – Peter Steyn
Signed 1973 First Edition of Eagle Days – A study of African eagles at the nest
Eagle Days (undated) – Peter Steyn
Donated by: Peter Steyn | Reserve Price: R500
Second impression (undated) of Eagle Days – A study of African eagles at the nest
Skead’s Sunbirds of Southern Africa (1967)
Skead’s Sunbirds of Southern Africa (1967) – Out of Print
Two nights in ‘Shearwater’ Apartment, Simons Town for up to 4 people
Donated by: Avian Leisure | Reserve Price: R2,000
‘Birder friendly’ two bedroomed apartment with sea views to die for, overlooking an indigenous garden rich in endemic birds, above the Boulders Beach Penguin colony and 10 minutes from Cape Point Nature reserve. An added bonus is excellent whale watching this season and nightly visits to the floodlit garden pond by porcupines
Intro Birding trip for 3 people along the scenic West Coast, Western Cape, with Patrick Cardwell
Donated by: Avian Leisure | Reserve Price: R2,500
A full ‘dawn to dusk’ day tour following a tailored route specifically designed to make the most of birding time available during the very best time of year for the scenic West Coast. Your guide is fully registered with extensive birding experience and an intimate knowledge of the birding and botanical delights along the way…
Full set of African Birdlife magazines
Donated by: BirdLife South Africa | Reserve Price: R1,000
African Birdlife is a bi-monthly magazine which includes well-written articles and stunning photographs of our continent’s birds. It is an important mouthpiece for BirdLife South Africa to create awareness about bird research and conservation work. There are 48 issues that have been published to date, full of valuable, interesting information.
Wildbooks Auction Package 12
Donated by: Wild Books Online Store and the Clive Walker Foundation | Reserve Price: R430
River of Gold, Baobab Trails and A Rhino in my Garden
Wildbooks Auction Package 13
Donated by: Wild Books Online Store | Reserve Price: R430
Birding in South Africa’s National Parks, Terrestrial Gamebirds and Snipes of Africa and Featherings.
Wildbooks Auction Package 14
Donated by: Wild Books Online Store and the Clive Walker Foundation | Reserve Price: R5,000
One of a kind water colour painting by world Famous Conservationist, Author and wildlife artist Clive Walker. Size 375mm x 600mm.
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