CSIR Water Governance Research Group visit Paardeplaats

They came, they saw and – they’ll be visiting Lydenburg and Sekhukune again – to research water affairs in this area.

A glorious, clever and oh so young group!! Fabien Chalbos, al ze way from Montpellier, France, studying water engineering, dr Richard Meissner, international politician, Cebile Ntombela, water governance researcher, Shanna Nienaber, busy with a master’s degree in political science, dr Marius Claassen, ecologist and group leader, Karen Nortje, social anthropologist and Nikki Funke, political scientist.

Watch this space…

Flyfishing at Paardeplaats

OK we know, it’s a small dam – but don’t be misled – it’s not that easy to catch your rainbow trout in the Paardeplaats pond. Lucas Nkuna always gets it right when other fisherfolk give up. And he is always handy to help you cast your fly.

Stocking the Paardeplaats trout dam

Lucas Nkuna and Piet Mokoena stocking the trout dam