Klipdift Dam near Potchefstroom
November 24 @ 8:00 am - November 26 @ 5:00 pm
November Weekend or one day : Friday evening 24th to Sunday midday 26th at Lakeview Holiday Resort at Klipdrif Dam. It is J-U-S-T still in Gauteng Province. Come for the weekend or just for the day. It is about an hour and a half from Johannesburg on the N12 National Road. Directions: from Johannesburg: take the N12 towards Potchefstroom and about 40 kms past the Fochville turnoff turn left at the sign for Klipdrif Dam. The resort telephone number is 072 954-1088. Please contact Joanie Beytell ** on cell 082 490 2832 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more about the venue. We have booked a self-catering chalet (with electricity) which can accommodate 7 people at the Lakeview Holiday Resort in the reserve. Payment to be made to the Reserve on arrival at R200 pppn, or if you prefer to camp it is R60p/stand without electricity, R120p/stand with electricity. R30 p/person day visitor or R60 p/person overnight. This looks like an absolutely wonderful and arachnologically unexplored area with wide open grassland, clumps of trees and of course the dam. So come along. Join us for a great weekend away or just come for the day. Whichever you decide remember this is a self-catering weekend.
**If you were following The Spider Club Facebook page last year you will remember that Joanie is the lady who revived Angel the baboon spider that had been stung by a wasp. Joanie has invited us to visit all 18 baboon spider burrows at their house!