Given that the temperature was only 6°C when we entered the Addo Elephant National Park, it is not surprising that these Speckled Mousebirds were fluffed up against the cold and sitting on the top of a bush where they could catch the early rays of the sun.
This Rednecked Spurfowl was happy to have its portrait taken.
We saw a number of Crowned Plovers.
A pair of Secretary Birds scoured the veld for food.
While this isn’t the best of pictures, I was excited to spot an Orangethroated Longclaw in the grass.
Fiscal Shrikes abound in the park and are most often seen perched on a bush such as this.
Here is a fine looking Cattle Egret.
I was rather pleased with my bird list:
Cape Glossy Starling
Cape Turtle Dove
Emeraldspotted Wood Dove
South African Shellduck