Blog: Safaris

WEEK IN PICTURES 12-16 MARCH ’18

WEEK IN PICTURES #31 “I never knew of a morning in Africa when I woke up that I was not happy” – Ernest Hemingway Getting out of bed at 04:45 is not always easy but once you hear the birds singing as you drink a freshly brewed coffee while thoughts of what you might see […]


WEEK IN PICTURES 15-19 JAN ’18

WEEK IN PICTURES #26   It was another thrilling week to be out on safari with each game drive completely different than the previous, the anticipation of what might happen the afternoon or leaving at sunrise excited to find the next set of tracks is what makes safari such an unique experience like no other. […]


SAFARI SIGHTINGS 28 MAY-03 JUNE ’17

Big 5 safari sightings for the week of 28 May-03 June ’17 Sunday 28 May 2017 200 Buffaloes at top road moving north 6 Mohlabetsi male lions resting at hearnes/mohlabetsi cutline 20 Elephants at grune boom moving north 1 Black rhino bull 20 Elephants at jessie road feeding 9 Lions (Kudyela Pride) resting north of […]


Big 5 safari sightings 18 until 24 August 2013

Sunday 18 August 2013 3 Lionesses feeding on a buffalo close to Maroela dam A herd of 150 buffaloes at Hamerkop dam A herd of 150 buffaloes drinking at Impala dam 1 Elephant bull close to Mamba rd 2 Black rhino cows charging the vehicle ( Ntombazana and Duchess ) 1 Black rhino ( Zulu […]


Big 5 safari sightings 14 – 20 April 2013

Sunday 14 April 2013 3 Lionesses and 8 cubs on a wildebeest kill at Pump rd 2 White rhino bulls feeding A breeding herd of 20 elephants feeding close to Main rd east 1 Elephant bull feeding next to Nyari dam Monday 15 April 2013 3 Lionesses and 8 cubs feeding on the wildebeest kill […]


Big 5 safari sightings 24- 30 March 2013

Sunday 24 March 2013 1 Black rhino bull feeding A breeding herd of 20 elephants feeding close to Pondoro main rd 2 White rhino bulls resting 5 Elephant bulls drinking at Ngala dam A breeding herd of 20 elephants feeding next to Pondoro main rd Monday 25 March 2013 6 Lionesses and 9 cubs playing […]


Big 5 safari sightings 17 – 23 March 2013

Sunday 17 March 2013 A breeding herd of about 80 elephants feeding around Tony’s camp A herd of 100 buffaloes grazing next to Mohlabetsi/Impalabos west cutline A herd of 30 elephants feeding along York/Nonwane cutline Monday 18 March 2013 A black rhino bull and cow mating A herd of 100 buffaloes drinking and wallowing at […]


Big 5 safari sightings 10 – 16 March 2013

Sunday 10 March 2013 1 White rhino bull drinking water  A herd of about 100 buffaloes feeding at Pump rd 1 Elephant bull feeding at York/Hearne cutline A breeding herd of 10 elephants feeding at Impalaweg 5 4 Elephant bulls feeding close to Reguit pad Monday 11 March 2013 3 Lionesses and 2 subadults walking […]


Big 5 safari sightings 3 – 9 March 2013

Sunday 3 March 2013 3 Lionesses stalking warthogs at Barnard airstrip A herd of 200 buffaloes sleeping at Coert’s new rd A big herd of buffaloes at Mamba rd Monday 4 March 2013 4 Elephant cows feeding at Top rd A herd of about 200 buffaloes grazing next to Reguit pad 2 Male lions resting […]