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Big 5 Sightings 02 to 08 February 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see the five Birmingham male lions feeding on a buffalo kill on Simbambili Firebreak. Monday, 2 February 2015 (26ºC) Five Birmingham male lions resting on Shimboma Road A breeding herd of about 200 buffalo’s feeding on Madash Road A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on Shirley’s open area Tingana, the male leopard, moving east from Knob Thorn Pan Nsele, the...

Big 5 Sightings 26 January to 01 February 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Tingana, the male leopard, moving east on A-main. Monday, 26 January 2015 (34ºC) A breeding herd of about two hundred buffaloes feeding on Bushcamp East Two elephant bulls feeding on Nyati Road Six buffalo bulls resting on EP open area Shadow, the female leopard, feeding on a bushbuck kill north of Arathusa Safari/Simbambili cutline A breeding herd of about ten elephants...

Big 5 Sightings 19 to 25 January 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to have the Majingi males in our area. These big males always surprise us with their amazing roars. The most beautiful sound in the African Bush! Monday, 19 January 2015 (28ºC) Mvula, the male leopard, moving south on Grasscut Road A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding close to Big Dam Three buffalo bulls resting on Serengeti open area A breeding herd of about two...

Big 5 Sightings 12 to 18 January 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see a big herd of buffaloes moving through our area. Monday, 12 January 2015 (30ºC, 4mm rain) A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding on Eastern Bank Marakeng Mvula, the male leopard, mating with Kurula, the female leopard, around Mhisi Mati Tingana, the male leopard, mating with Salayexe, the female leopard, on Simbambili open area Three buffalo bulls resting on...

Big 5 Sightings 05 January to 11 January 2015

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Shadow and her cub moving down the road towards a kill which Shadow put in a tree. Monday, 5 January 2015 (32ºC) • A breeding herd of about 200 Buffalo’s feeding on EP Parallel Road • Salayexe, the female leopard, moving west from Sawmill Road • Shadow, the female leopard and her one cub, moving west on Safari Donga North • Breakaway lion pride resting on Pungwe...

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