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Big 5 Sightings 06 to 12 October 2014

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see a big bull elephant feeding on Safari airstrip. Monday, 6 October 2014 (26ºC) One elephant bull feeding on Safari airstrip Salayexe, the female leopard, moving east from Pungwe Pan One buffalo bull feeding at Treehouse Pan Mvula, the male leopard, resting east of Chitwa airstrip One elephant bull feeding at Serengeti Pan One elephant bull feeding at... Read more...

Big 5 Sightings 29 September to 05 October 2014

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Mvula, the male leopard, with an impala kill on Oom Corrie’s Loop. Monday, 29 September 2014 (26ºC) The Breakaway lion pride on a juvenile giraffe kill close to Tamboti Crossing A pack of about 16 wild dogs resting at Safari Dam A breeding herd of about 10 elephants feeding on EP/Shirley’s Crossing A breeding herd of about 200 buffaloes feeding on... Read more...

Rangers Report September 2014

At last spring has arrived and all the trees are getting beautiful and colourful flowers and new, green leaves. This month really felt like we were in heaven with the incredible and mind blowing sightings that we experienced. It was really like a beautiful puzzle, each piece just fitting perfectly together. This month a lot of the migrating birds like Yellow billed kites, Steppe eagles,... Read more...

Manager’s Report September 2014

Wild Photo of the Month Spring is in the air and the landscape is slowly changing. Some of the trees around camp are showing off new, small green leaves and before we know it, the whole bush will be transformed into a green oasis. Now that the sun is rising earlier and setting later, we have changed the game drive times to depart earlier in the mornings and later in the afternoons. With the... Read more...

Big 5 Sightings 22 to 28 September 2014

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see the Breakaway pride of lions and three Majingi male lions feasting on a buffalo kill on Puff adder Road. Monday, 22 September 2014. (28ºC) A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding around Bushcamp East Mvula, the male leopard, moving west from Baboon Pan Thandi, the female leopard and her 2 cubs resting at the den on Mabonzo Shortcut Another... Read more...

Big 5 sightings 15 to 21 September 2014

The Big 5 highlight of the week was to see Salayexe, the female leopard, hunting and killing a steenbuck on Jerry Drive.     Monday, 15 September 2014 (34ºC) A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Bushcamp West Four buffalo bulls feeding on Old Borehole Road Salayexe, the female leopard, resting on EP driveway One buffalo bull feeding at Leeukuil Pan Two Bermingham male... Read more...

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