Blog: Big 5 sightings

WEEK IN PICTURES 26-30 MARCH ’18

WEEK IN PICTURES #33 The pack of wild dogs were seen on an almost daily basis during the week. We were fortunate enough to move around with them a they nearly reached every corner of the reserve. A few impala were very lucky by escaping these hungry predators as we watched a few getting chased. […]


WEEK IN PICTURES 19-23 MARCH ’18

WEEK IN PICTURES #32 The week started with high temperatures but to the end it cooled down and a downpour of rain was welcomed across the reserve. During the week there were 3 male lions, one morning, roaring only meters away from Buffalo Suite and when relocated after a morning coffee to our surprise they […]


WEEK IN PICTURES 8-12 JAN ’18

WEEK IN PICTURES #25 It is week in picture time again and it is with great excitement that I wright this simply because of so much that happened during the week. Thus far it will be the largest selection of week in pictures since we started early-mid 2017. Let’s start off with the most endangered […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 17-23 DEC ’17

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 17-23 Dec ’17 Sunday 17 Dec 2017 7 Kudyela lionesses sleeping south of top road 4 Elephants feeding at mandleve road 2 Buffalo bulls resting at gamma road 1 White rhino bull 1 Bull elephant feeding at greg’s road Monday 18 Dec 2017 7 Kudyela lionesses sleeping west […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 10-16 DEC ’17

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 10-16 Dec ’17 Sunday 10 Dec 2017 3 Machaton males at danroc 20 Elephants at peters rock Monday 11 Dec 2017 1 Male lion at impala weg 5 1 White rhino bull 1 White rhino bull 1 Machaton male at top road 2 Bull elephants at east/west […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 26 NOV – 02 DEC ’17

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 26 Nov – 02 Dec ’17 Sunday 26 Nov 2017 1 Young male lion with a Kudyela lioness east of nsuna road 1 Male leopard killed a warthog on justin’s road 1 Black rhino bull 1 Bull elephant at bush lodge water hole 1 Hyena east of […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 05-11 NOV ’17

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 05-11 Nov ’17 Sunday 05 Nov 2017 2 White rhino 2 Bull elephants at big bend 2 Elephants feeding at huppel weg 1 Machaton male with 7 Kudyela lionesses at venture camp dam 1 Leopardess at top road Monday 06 Nov 2017 5 Kudyela lionesses at xipanga […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 15-21 OCT ’17

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 15-21 Oct ’17 Sunday 15 Oct 2017 1 Machaton male with a Kudyela lioness at matangi rocks 15 Elephants drinking at ngala dam 6 Buffalo bulls feeding at koppie road 1 White rhino bull 10 Bull elephants west of butabesi dam 15 Elephants drinking at Robbie’s dam […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 08-14 OCT ’17

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 08-14 Oct ’17 Sunday 08 Oct 2017 20 Elephants feeding at mamba road 9 Buffaloes at mhisi road resting 3 Kudyela lionesses at impalabos 3 Machaton males resting at jika-jika Monday 09 Oct 2017 3 Machaton males resting at xitiwana road 20 Elephants feeding at nsuna 2 […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 24-30 SEPT ’17

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 24-30 Sept ’17 Sunday 24 Sept 2017 15 Elephants at xindzele feeding 1 Lioness with 3 cubs at xindzele moving east 100 Buffaloes at main road busy grazing 7 Elephants drinking at ngala dam 1 White rhino bull 1 White rhino bull 1 Leopardess at impalabos east […]