Big 5 safari sightings 30 June until 6 July 2013

Sunday 30 June 2013

  • 3 Lionesses walking along the Rome 2/3 cutline
  • 8 Lion cubs resting at the 2/3 cutline
  • A herd of 200 buffaloes feeding close to Zebra weg
  • A breeding herd of 15 elephants feeding close to Ingwe walk

Monday 1 July 2013

  • 1 Elephant bull ( Ezulwini ) feeding next to Boerbean rd
  • 1 Male leopard ( Chavaluthu ) feeding on a giraffe calf kill close to Kudu weg
  • 8 Lion cubs playing close to Mfundla rd
  • A herd of about 200 buffaloes resting next to 2/3 cutline
  • 1 Black rhino cow
  • 1 Male leopard resting close to Kudu weg
  • A breeding herd of 10 elephants feeding close to Breitte weg

Tuesday 2 July 2013

  • 6 Lionesses and 8 cubs resting next to Monte rd
  • 1 Male cheetah walking along the Nonwane/Barnard cutline
  • 2 Elephant bulls feeding at Deadend dam
  • A breeding herd of 30 elephants feeding along Matangi rd
  • A herd of about 100 buffaloes grazing at Rul’s rd
  • 1 Female leopard ( unknown ) at Nonwane

Wednesday 3 July 2013

  • 2 White rhino bulls resting
  • A herd of about 100 buffaloes grazing close to Rooibos rd
  • A breeding herd of about 30 elephants feeding at Impalaweg 5
  • 1 Male leopard ( Chavaluthu ) killing a steenbuck right next to the safari cruiser close to Top rd
  • 1 Elephant bull drinking at Nyala pan
Leopard with Steenbuck kill
Leopard with Steenbuck kill

 

Leopard while on Pondoro safari
Leopard while on Pondoro safari

Thursday 4 July 2013

  • 1 Male leopard ( Chavaluthu ) feeding on the steenbuck kill 
  • A breeding herd of 15 elephants feeding close to Main rd east
  • 1 Male leopard ( Chavaluthu ) resting at Xikulu dam
  • A breeding herd of 40 elephants feeding close to Pumpen weg
  • A herd of 100 buffaloes grazing next to Xikankanka rd
  • 1 Black rhino cow browsing
  • 7 Lionesses and 1 Male lion walking along Rodney’s rd

Friday 5 July 2013

  • 1 Male lion walking at Balule plains
  • 1 White rhino bull grazing
  • A herd of about 100 buffaloes grazing next to 8/9 cutline
  • 1 Lioness walking along Loma Nyama
  • 2 Lionesses and 3 cubs ( Singwe pride ) at a waterbuck kill next to Big Boy rd

Saturday 6 July 2013

  • A breeding herd of 20 elephants feeding close to Kudu rd
  • A herd of 200 buffaloes grazing next to Pondoro main rd
  • A breeding herd of 40 elephants drinking at Gunter’s reservoir
  • 1 Male leopard ( Chavaluthu ) resting at Hamilton’s south
  • A herd of about 50 buffaloes resting at Pondoro main rd
  • 2 Lionesses walking along Mamba rd
  • A breeding herd of about 40 elephants feeding on the York/Nonwane cutline

 

 

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