Blog: Private Game Lodge

SAFARI SIGHTINGS 22-28 APRIL ’18

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 22-28 April ’18 Sunday 22 April 2018 3 Machaton males with a Kudyela lioness and her 3 cubs north of ngwenya dam 1 White rhino bull 20 Elephants feeding and drinking at nyari dam 5 Hyenas heading north from mangwa clearing 5 Bull elephants at nyari dam […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 15-21 APRIL ’18

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 15-21 April ’18 Sunday 15 April 2018 1 Female lion with her cubs heading north from giraffe road 1 Machaton male mating with a Kudyela lioness north of monte road 10 Elephants feeding at hamilton north 20 Elephants drinking at van wyk Tuesday 17 April 2018 5 […]


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 22-28 OCT ’17

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 22-28 Oct ’17 Sunday 22 Oct 2017 Kudyela pride with 2 Machaton males males feeding on a kudu 1 Bull elephant at impala road 4 White rhino 2 Black rhino 2 Bull elephants south of butabesi dam Monday 23 Oct 2017 1 Hyena lying down at kudu […]


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 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 […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 10-16 SEPT ’17

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 10-16 Sept ’17 Sunday 10 Sept 2017 2 Leopard cubs north of van wyk on a steenbok kill 1 Black rhino bull 200 Buffaloes resting south of warrens road 4 Machaton males lying down at cubs drive 3 Lionesses resting at ngwenya dam 20 Elephants feeding at […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 03-09 SEPT ’17

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 03-09 Sept ’17 Sunday 03 Sept 2017 2 Black rhino 3 White rhino 9 Elephants bulls at linear road 10 Elephants feeding at jika jika 20 Elephants at nwambu road feeding 15 Elephants drinking at venture camp dam 30 Elephants feeding at mahlo road 3 White rhino […]


Weekly sightings 12 until 18 July 2015

Sunday 12 July 2015 1 Black rhino bull at Wambu rd 6 Lions at Hongonyi rd A herd of 20 buffaloes at Xindzele rd A herd of 20 elephants at Olifants rd A lion pride at Xindzele rd 2 White rhino bulls A breeding herd of 40 elephants at Rome 2 1 Buffalo bull at […]


Big 5 safari sightings 5 until 11 July 2015

Sunday 5 July 2015 1 White rhino bull 2 White rhino bulls A herd of 250 buffaloes at Xigalana dam A breeding herd of 15 elephants at Xiingwana rd A herd of 250 buffaloes at Shortcut 2 White rhino bulls 2 White rhino bulls 6 Lions west of Peter’s rock A herd of 200 buffaloes […]


Big 5 safari sightings 28 June until 4 July 2015

Sunday 28 June 2015 A pride of 13 lions at River lodge main A herd of 30 elephants at River Lodge main 4 White rhinos A herd of 300 buffaloes at York/Nonwane cutline A breeding herd of 15 elephants at Pondoro main rd Monday 29 June 2015 6 Lions feeding on a wildebeest kill at […]


Big 5 safari sightings 17 until 23 May 2015

Sunday 17 May 2015 2 White rhino bulls 1 Male leopard ( Watsakile ) at Mañana rd A herd of 250 buffaloes at Nyari dam Monday 18 May 2015 2 White rhino bulls 5 Elephant bulls at Impala dam A female leopard at Nonwane A lion and lioness near Billy’s lodge Tuesday 19 May 2015 […]


Big 5 safari sightings 3 until 9 May 2015

Sunday 3 May 2015 1 Female leopard at Bateleur camp 1 White rhino bull A pride of 12 lions feeding on a kudu at Winston rd A breeding herd of 15 elephants at Xinzele rd A herd of 100 buffaloes at Kahle stelle rd Monday 4 May 2015 A pride of 12 lions at Tranken […]