• The highlight of the week was cheetah killing impala in front of the lodge.
Photo by Andrew Bartlet

Monday,08 April 2019 (27ºC)

  • One female cheetah hunting impala on Makhulu Open Area
  • A pack of eleven Africa Wild Dog on an impala kill at Misi Mati
  • Xidulu, the female leopard with her two cubs on an impala kill at Makhulu Open Area
  • Six members of the Nkuhuma lion pride on a fresh buffalo kill at 16th Crossing

Tuesday, 09 April 2019 (29ºC) 1mm

  • Hukumuri, the male leopard mating with Moya, the female leopard at Rhino Pan
  • One female cheetah resting on Makhulu Open Area
  • Xidulu, the female leopard and her two cubs playing around 2nd Windmill
  • Two buffalo bulls wallowing at Island Crossing
  • One buffalo bull feeding on Mamba Road
  • Seven members of the Nkuhuma Pride of lions on their buffalo kill at 16th Crossing

Wednesday, 10 April 2019 (29ºC)

  • Moya, the female leopard on a territorial patrol around Big Dam
  • Eleven Members of the Nkuhuma pride of lions on their buffalo kill at 16th Crossing
  • One female cheetah hunting impala on Ngala Open Area
  • A breeding herd of about 30 elephants feeding on Zebra Drive
  • A pack of eleven Africa Wild Dog fighting about fifteen hyenas over an impala kill on Safari Driveway
  • A pack of nine African Wild Dogs resting on 2nd Windmill Road
  • One female cheetah on an impala kill at EP Flood Plains
  •  Eleven members of the Nkuhuma lion pride resting at Seef’s Pan
Photo by Andrew Bartlet

Thursday, 11 April 2019 (28ºC)

  • Hukumuri, the male leopard hunting warthog before a hyena chased him away on Eastern Bank Manyeleti
  • Eleven members of the Nkuhuma pride of lions resting on Milkberry Road
  • A pack of about eleven African Wild Dogs resting at 2nd Windmill Pan
  • A herd of about thirty elephants feeding along Seepline Road
  • One buffalo bull feeding around Pungwe Pan

Friday, 12 April 2019 (28ºC)

  • Sibuye, the female leopard and her cub resting North of Treehouse Dam
  • Tiyani, the female leopard and her cub resting at Shirley’s Crossing
  • A pack of eleven African Wild Dogs chasing scrub hare on Mfezi Open Area
  • Hukumuri, the male leopard resting at 1st Windmill Crossing
  • Xidulu, the female leopard and her two cubs walking along East Bank Marikeni
  • Two buffalo bulls resting at P.U mati

Saturday, 13 April 2019 (31ºC)

  • Six members of the Nkuhuma pride of lions resting at White Cloth Open
  • Xidulu, the female leopard with her two cubs playing on Tjolo road
  • Nine African Wild Dogs moving North on Leadwood Road.
  • A group of ten African Wild dog running around EP Airstrip.
  • Three buffalo bulls resting at P.U. dam.
  • Tiyani the female leopard’s cub resting at Kibean’s crossing.
Photo by Gerhard van der Westhuizen

Sunday, 14 April 2019 (34ºC)

  • Ten members of the Nkuhuma pride of lions feeding on a juvenile giraffe at Chitwa and Little Gowrie cutline, next to Gowrie Main.
  • One elephant bull walking along A-Main, close to KBR road.
  • A breeding herd of about two hundred buffalos moving along Mutzenzeleke road.
  • Xidulu the female leopard and her cubs feeding on her kill at Simbambili and Arathusa safari cutline junction with Xigodi pan road.
  • One unknown male leopard walking over Londolozi Drift.