Chelmsford Nature Reserve
Afrikaans name: Chelmsford Natuurreservaat
Chelmsford Nature Reserve, Newcastle
One of the main attractions at Chelmsford Nature Reserve is fishing in Ntshingwayo Dam. It is a well-known fishing destination and Barbel, Carp and Scaly are the main fish that are caught. The dam is also used for boating and a variety of other watersports
The accommodation options are 5 chalets and two camp sites which can accommodate around 150 people. A few basic provisions are available at the reception office.
Chelmsford Nature Reserve is administered by Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife.
Extensive grasslands surround the Ntshingwayo Dam
The dam wall is visible in the distance
References and further readingAtlas of National Parks and Reserves of South Africa - Author: Marielle Renssen - Year Published: 2006 - Page: 80
Chris and Tilde Stuart's Guide to Southern African Game and Nature Reserves - Author: Chris and Tilde Stuart - Year Published: 1989 - Page: 103
go! - Issue 134 - Author: - Year Published: 2017 - Page: 88
Reader's Digest Illustrated Guide to the Game Parks and Nature Reserves of Southern Africa - 2nd edi - Author: Editor - Alan Duggan - Year Published: 1991 - Page: 135
Where to see Birds in KwaZulu-Natal - Author: Bennett and Herbert - Year Published: 1995 - Page: 61
Wild Issue 32 - Author: - Year Published: 2015 - Page: 56