It’s always nice …

… to get a parcel! 🙂 Continue reading →

One month left!

… and the participation list is set (still open though for last-minute turn-up’s, who arrange themselves – just let me know!) and some logo-material ordered! Our little European expedition will be joined by 4 cavers from South Africa and one non-caver. I am at least starting to get excited! Continue reading →

All set!

Thanks to Anita at SwaziTrails the very last piece (and the rather important one in form of cars) of the puzzle for our one-week pre-expedition-tour is in place now! 🙂 Now we can lay back for a few days and just enjoy the thought of soon going on safari, walking white sandy beaches, snorkling in […] Continue reading →

Expedition Logo

Here it is – the logo for our expedition! Continue reading →

46 days

46 days to go until we leave for South Africa. The first week we, from overseas, will do a pre-expedition tour. As we have come to an end in planning and organising this first week, we cannot take on any new members as of now. It is of course still free to join the actual […] Continue reading →

Expedition goals

Not much time left, many loose ends to tie up still! One is what we want to accomplish during our stay. The main goal will be to survey as much as possible in a safe way. This will include digital storage of all survey data, and if possible digital recording of both polygon data and […] Continue reading →


A short update on the planning of our 2013/2014 expedition. Our participation list so far: 5 people from Sweden (three Swedes, one Austrian and one Czech) 4 people from Austria (three Austrians, one German) 3 people from South Africa And of course Darron and Sipho and others from Swazi Trails in Swaziland! We created a […] Continue reading →

Swaziland 2013/2014 expedition-plan so far

In 2012 we spent three weeks in Swaziland to conduct a first survey of Gobholo cave and explore the potential for further expeditions. We flew to Johannesburg and took a shuttle to Mbabane were Darron Raw collected us. We got help from Darron and his Swazi Trails crew to and from the cave during our […] Continue reading →


Some more photos from the Swazi-Swedish Expedition 2012 as a teaser for the next expedition late this year! Swaziland 2012, a set on Flickr. Continue reading →

Gobholo Cave in Brno

Just before our vacation in Austria and Germany, we had our presentation at the 16th International Congress of Speleology in Brno, the Czech Republic. I think the presentation went reasonable well, even if I need to start rehersing the presentations beforehand. And learn some more geology. But now there are no exuses to leave out […] Continue reading →