Last Post is situated in a beautiful range of hills, which form the transition between Sweet Bushveld and Lowveld. The property has a variety of habitat types and high biological diversity. Both plant and bird populations will be of interest to any naturalist. The Nature Reserve is situated on the Bandelierkop Geological Complex with an undulating landscape and deep kloofs. Walking is the best way to explore the area, as the bird life is a feast. Purple-crested Turaco, Gorgeous Bush-Shrike, Wahlbergs and African Hawk-Eagles, Black-headed Oriole, Scarlet-chested Sunbird and Bennett´s Woodpecker are familiar sights. In the valley Orange-winged Pytilia has often been seen. There are two accommodation options available. Camp Mocking Chat is situated high above a gorge with breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside.
It is a rustic yet comfortable camp with wooden decks and a swimming pool and braai area. The Camp can sleep 18 people in three en-suite stone & thatch cottages and three canvas tents on wooden decks with shared ablutions. Camping facilities are available at ´Emerald Spot´ Tent Camp where there are ablution facilities, a braai area, lapa and three tents on wooden decks. Facilities are both self-catering and catered on request. Guided walks and drives are also available. Birding courses can be arranged for larger groups.
• Rates: RR(s/c) - RRR (c)