Bat Walk at the Pretoria NBG

A bat walk at the Pretoria NBG on Sat 18 will start with a presentation, followed by bat location, capture, identification and release.

Presented by the Gauteng and Northern Region Bat Interest Group (GNorBIG), the walk will start with a presentation after which bat detectors and mist nets will be used to locate, identify and/or capture bats. After identification bats will be released.

Please take a torch, warm clothes and a picnic basket.

Go along and find out more about these fascinating creatures, but please remember to book beforehand.

Booking may be made with Wanda Markotter at 082 824 6356 or by e-mailing

16h30 for 17h00, until 20h00.

Fees (including entrance to the Pretoria National Botanical Gardens):

GNorBIG members
R 25 for Adults, R 15 for Students and R 10 for Scholars

Non-GNorBIG members
R 50 for Adults, R 25 for Students and R 20 for Scholars

Children under 6 years: Free

Contact details

Tel: 0828246356
Where: 2 Cussonia Avenue, Brummeria