Cassie Carstens

Project Assistant: Southern Ground-Hornbill Conservation Project

Cassie Carstens
BA (Hons) Heritage and Cultural Tourism

Klaserie Private Game Reserve, Mpumalanga
Tel: 072 372 6911


Cassie studied at the University of Pretoria and received a Honours degree in Heritage and Cultural Tourism in 2004. He is a qualified Gauteng tour guide and was a founding member of the UP Campus Tour Agency. After studying he got involved in community radio and spent some time in the United Kingdom. Upon his return to South Africa, he qualified as a field guide and holds a FGASA Level 2. Currently he is pursuing a degree in Environmental Management through UNISA whilst working as the Ground Hornbill Project's research assistant. He has a keen interest in archaeology, cartography and African history.