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Death of a legend

It is with a heavy heart that I write of the unfortunate demise of a legend in Balule. A lot of guests visiting Balule and Pondoro over the years would have had the privilege to see the huge elephant bull known as Shoshangaan. He was fitted with a satellite collar a few years ago by […]


Christmas Eve dinner

  Christmas Eve at Pondoro is an important occasion and the staff have been eagerly preparing and practicing for days. A smiling Kgomotso and Mantombi can be seen standing proudly next to the dinner table on our dining terrace waiting for guests to arrive after their safari drive. Kir Royale are ready to be served […]


Lion cubs greet their father

Every year Pondoro hands out a prize to one of our guides or trackers that has taken the best wildlife video during the year. This gives inspiration and reward for the many videos that we post on our Pondoro You tube channel, Facebook and Google page, as well as our website. There were many contenders […]