Blog: Safari

SAFARI SIGHTINGS 7-13 JAN ’18

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 7-13 Jan ’18 Sunday 7 Jan 2018 2 Machaton males heading north from danroc main 4 Adult heynas + 2 cubs at den site 2 Kudyela lioness at ngwenya dam 1 White rhino bull 1 Leopard cub at venture camp dam Monday 8 Jan 2018 3 Lionesses […]


WEEK IN PICTURES 12-16 JUNE ’17

WEEK IN PICTURES #10 The 5 o’clock wake up call in the winter is not always answered with a smile but the idea of coffee, hot chocolate or any of the other hot beverages serves as encouragement. Once every one is sitting around the table in their winter clothes and start talking about the day […]


WEEK IN PICTURES 22-26 MAY ’17

SEVENTH EDITION OF THE WEEK IN PICTURES #7 “Photography is an art of observation. It has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them.” – Elliot Erwitt These words can not describe a safari in a better way, seeing a lion lying flat cat compared […]


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 […]


Big 5 safari sightings 9 until 15 February 2014

Sunday 9 February 2014 A herd of 15 elephants at Rome 1/2 cutline 2 Buffalo bulls at Olifants rd A breeding herd of  20 elephants Xinupi rd A white rhino bull Monday 10 February 2014 Lions of Olifants west pride at Ravine east 7 Elephants at Transport rd Tuesday 11 February 2014 Olifants west pride […]


Big 5 safari sightings 28 July until 3 August 2013

Sunday 28 July 2013 A breeding herd of 16 elephants feeding close to1/2 cutline 3 Lionesses walking past Peter’s Rock A breeding herd of 20 elephants feeding on 2/3 cutline A male leopard ( Chavaluthu ) drinking at Van Wyk 1 Black rhino bull 2 White rhinos drinking A breeding herd of 20 elephants feeding […]


Big 5 safari sightings 14 until 20 July 2013

Sunday 14 July 2013 4 Lionesses chasing a white rhino bull around A herd of 200 buffaloes grazing next to Weg fur alles A male leopard ( Chavaluthu ) feeding on his impala kill at Hamilton south 1 Elephant bull feeding close to Hamilton south 4 Lionesses walking along Hearne/Impalabos west cutline Monday 15 July […]


Big 5 safari sightings 7 until 13 July 2013

Sunday 7 July 2013 1 White rhino grazing 1 Male leopard ( Chavaluthu ) resting close to Imberbe loop A herd of about 10 elephants feeding close to Nyoka dam A herd of 150 buffaloes resting next to Olifants rd 4 Lionesses and 8 cubs feeding on a wildebeest kill A herd of 200 buffaloes […]


Big 5 safari sightings 9 – 15 June 2013

Sunday 9 June 2013 A breeding herd of about 15 elephants feeding close to Main rd east A group of 7 elephants drinking at Gunter’s reservoir Monday 10 June 2013 2 Male lions feeding on a zebra kill next to Pondoro main rd Tuesday 11 June 2013 2 Male lions feeding on a zebra kill […]


Big 5 safari sightings 19 – 25 May 2013

Sunday 19 May 2013 1 White rhino bull marking his territory A herd of 250 buffaloes feeding along Craig’s rd 2 Lionesses and 8 cubs walking along the Rome 1/2 cutline 6 Lionesses and 2 male lions resting at Wambo rd 1 Elephant bull feeding next to Pondoro main rd A breeding herd of 10 […]


Big 5 safari sightings 28 April – 4 May 2013

Sunday 28 April 2013 2 Male leopards ( Tintake chasing Juma ) having a territorial dispute close to Kudu dam A breeding herd of 30 elephants feeding close to Pondoro main rd 1 Male leopard resting in tree  on main rd east – unknown male 2 White rhino bulls playing Monday 29 April 2013 1 […]