• The highlight of the week was the cub of Tiyani, the female leopard playing with a duiker kill
Photo by Andrew Bartlet

Monday, 29 April 2019 (28ºC)

  • Moya, the female leopard mobile towards Boerbean Open
  • Hukumuri, the male leopard crossing over our Eastern Boundary
  • Tiyani, the female leopard with a fresh impala ram kill on Mabuza road
  • Two of the Avoca male lions resting with five of the Nkuhuma lionesses on Parallel North road
  • A breeding herd of about one hundred buffalo feeding in P.U

Tuesday, 30 April 2019 (28ºC)

  • Tiyani, the female leopard and her cub feeding on their impala ram kill on Mabuza road
  • A lone buffalo bull drinking water at a mud wallow on Rhino Pan road
  • resting on Sawmill road
  • The Ingrid Dam young female leopard mobile along Puff Adder road
  • Xidulu, the female leopard and her two cubs as well as Hukumuri, the male leopard resting with their impala kill on MMM South.
  • One bull elephant in musth feeding along A-main road
  •  Two side-stripped jackals foraging along Arathusa Airstrip

Wednesday, 01 May 2019 (30ºC)

  • Xidulu, the female leopard and her two cubs still feeding on their impala kill on MMM South with three hyena lirking around
  • Hukumuri, the male leopard resting with his impala kill also on MMM South.
  • One side-stripped jackal resting on Arathusa Airstrip
  • Tiyani, the female leopard and her cub resting at Gaby’s Cause-way
  • One unknown young male lion resting on firebreak
  • A breeding herd of about one hundred buffalo feeding on the Island loop
  • A breeding herd of about thirty elephants mobile along Firebreak
Photo by Andrew Bartlet

Thursday, 02 May 2019 (32ºC)

  • One unknown young male lion mobile along Marula Built road
  • Five hyenas on an impala kill they had stolen from a female leopard
  • Hukumuri, the male leopard on a territorial patrol along Robson’s boundary
  • One elephant bull feeding at Old Borehole road
  • A breeding herd of about one hundred buffalo crossing over MMM North

Friday, 03 May 2019 (31ºC)

  • Tiyani, the female leopard and her cub playing at Tamboti Crossing
  • Xidulu, the female leopard and her two cubs mobile along 2nd Windmill Crossing
  • A breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding at Safari Donga North

Saturday, 04 May 2019 (34ºC)

  • A breeding herd of about ten elephants feeding at Bush Camp Pan
  • Hukumuri, the male leopard walking along Poachers Corner
  • A breeding herd of about twenty buffalo’s feeding at Rhino Pan Road
  • Moya, the female leopard resting at Land Cruiser Crossing
  • Tiyani, the female leopard resting with her cub at Pungwe Island Crossing
  • One lioness resting at Big Dam
  • Another breeding herd of about forty elephants feeding at Track South
Photo by Andrew Bartlet

Sunday, 05 May 2019 (31ºC)

  • Tiyani, the female leopard feeding on her duiker kill with her cub at Jozi Road
  • Hukumuri, the male leopard walkjing along Big Dam
  • A breeding herd of about forty elephants feeding at EP Open
  • One elephant bull feeding at Big Dam Link South
  • One lioness resting at Big Dam
  • Three buffalos resting at Tamboti Crossing
  • Hukumuri, the male leopard stalking impala at MMM South
  • The cub of Tiyani, the female leopard resting at Pungwe Island Crossing