• The highlight of the week was one female cheetah resting east of Arathusa Airstrip
Photo by Chade Gelderman

Monday, 21 October 2019 (36ºC)

  • Nine African wild dogs resting west of Treehouse pan
  • Seven Nkuhuma female lionesses and one Avoca male lion resting on Simbambili Firebreak
  • A breeding herd of about 15 elephants drinking at EP Open Area Pan
  • Three elephant bulls feeding on Nyati road
  • Another breeding herd of about 15 elephants feeding on Rulani
  • Seven Nkuhuma female lionesses and one Avoca male lion walking along Tsalala road
  • Two buffalo bulls resting on Nyati Bamba road
  • One adult hyena and 2 cubs resting at the den site on Old Mhisi Khaya road

Tuesday, 22 October 2019 (22ºC)

  • Xidulu, the female leopard and her cub feeding on a scrub hare on Mehluane road
  • A breeding herd of about 20 elephants feeding along EP Driveway
  • Another breeding herd of about 25 elephants walking along Rhino Ring West road
  • The young Nkuhuma male lions walking along MMM South road
  • A breeding herd of about 20 elephants feeding on Lowveld Link road
  • Another breeding herd of about 30 elephants Walking along Tamboti Open Area
  • Two buffalo bulls resting along Londolozi Boundary
  • Two adult hyena and 5 cubs resting at the den site on Old Mhisi Khaya road

Wednesday, 23 October 2019 (31ºC)

  • Seven Nkuhuma lionesses, nine cubs and the young Nkuhuma male lion resting west of Treehouse Pan
  • A breeding herd of about 20 elephants feeding along MalaMala Boundary
  • Moya, the female leopard walking along Land Cruiser Crossing
  • Two side stripped jackals trotting along Wessels and Little Gowrie Cutline
  • Tiyani, the female leopard and her cub feeding on a baby Nyala kill south of Serengeti Pan
  • Another breeding herd of about 15 elephants feeding around Leeukuil
  • Two buffalo bulls resting on Rocky road
Photo by Chade Gelderman

Thursday, 24 October 2019 (34ºC)

  • One female cheetah resting east of Arathusa Airstrip
  • Eight African wild dogs running along EP Airstrip with eight hyenas following
  • Xidulu, the female leopard resting on Arathusa and Shirley’s cutline
  • The young Mhangeni male lion resting on Wetpatch road
  • A breeding herd of about 30 elephants feeding along 2nd Windmill road
  • Tiyani, the female leopard’s cub resting on a termite mound on A-main   
  • Two adult hyena and 8 cubs resting at the den site on Old Mhisi Khaya road

Friday, 25 October 2019 (41ºC)

  • Tiyani, the female leopard as well as Hukumuri, the male leopard resting off of Sixes road
  • Four adult hyena and 8 cubs resting at the den site on Old Mhisi Khaya road
  • A breeding herd of about 20 elephants feeding on EP Flood Plain
  • Another breeding herd of about 25 elephants feeding along Rhino Pan road
  • One bull elephant drinking at EP Open Area Pan
  • Eight African wild dogs resting at Shirley’s Pan
  • Two buffalo bulls resting at Shirley’s Pan
  • Tiyani, the female leopard walking along EP Flood Plain
  • Xidulu, the female leopard lost her impala kill to two hyenas along Simbambili Firebreak
  • The young Mhangeni male lion resting at Pommies pan

Saturday, 26 October 2019 (36ºC)

  • Two Avoca male lions, seven Nkuhuma lionesses and their 9 cubs resting at Red Dam
  • Xidulu, the female leopard and her cub feeding on an impala kill on Marula Built junction north
  • A breeding herd of about 15 elephants feeding at Shirley’s Open Area
  • One elephant bull drinking at Serengeti pan
  • Moya, the female leopard resting along A-main
  • Another breeding herd of about 25 elephants feeding around EP Open Area
  • Five adult hyena and 8 cubs resting at the den site on Old Mhisi Khaya road
Photo by Chade Gelderman

Sunday, 27 October 2019 (35ºC)

  • Tiyani, the female leopard and her cub feeding on an impala kill in PU
  • Two Avoca male lions, four Nkuhuma lionesses and their 9 cubs resting east of Madash
  • Three Nkuhuma lionesses resting along Rulani
  • Eight African wild dogs resting on Mfezi Open Area
  • A breeding herd of about 40 elephants drinking at PU pan
  • One elephant bull feeding along Madash road
  • One adult hyena and 6 cubs resting at the den site on Old Mhisi Khaya road