The highlight of the week was watching the Avoca Male Lion Chasing the young Nkuhuma Male away from the pride


Monday, 16 December 2019 (30ºC)

· Tiyani, the female leopard’s cub Resting on EP Driveway
· Tiyani, the female leopard on a baby Impala kill on Nyathi Bamba
· 3 Buffalo Bulls testing at Our Fathers Crossing
· The Nkuhuma Pride of Lions and cubs resting at One Eye Pan
· A breeding herd of about Twenty Elephants feeding along Bushcamp East

Tuesday, 17 December 2019 (34ºC)

· A breeding herd of about Thirty Elephants feeding and wallowing in the mud at Bushcamp Pan
· A breeding herd of about Two Hundred Buffalo Crossing into Simbambili from Djamal along the Firebreak
· Xidulu, the female Leopard walking through the Bee-eater Block


Wednesday, 18 December 2019 (34ºC)

· Xinzele, the female leopard chasing baby Impala near Star Chestnut
· The Nkuhuma Pride of Lions and 8 cubs crossing into Hoffman’s

Photo by Jordan Delvecchio

Thursday, 19 December 2019 (29ºC)

· The 2 Avoca Male Lions resting near One Eye Pan
· A breeding herd of about Twenty Elephants feeding along Serengeti
· Another breeding herd of about Thirty Elephants feeding along Kudu Drift
· 2 Buffalo Bulls feeding at Our Fathers Crossing
· A breeding herd of about Two Hundred Buffalo feeding near Simbambili Dam

Friday, 20 December 2019 (33ºC)

· 5 Buffalo Bulls resting in the mud at Our Fathers Crossing
· The Nkuhuma Pride of Lions and 8 cubs resting on Parallel
· The 2 Avoca Male Lions resting just south of the Nkuhuma Pride on Parallel
· A breeding herd of about Two Hundred Buffalo feeding along The Island

Saturday, 21 December 2019 (29ºC)

· The Nkuhuma Pride of Lions crossing MMM South into Hoffman’s
· A breeding herd of about Forty Buffalo feeding along Buff Skull South
· The Hyena den was Active with Eleven Cubs and 6 Adults
· 5 Buffalo Bulls resting at Our Fathers Crossing
· A herd of about Thirty Elephants feeding at Our Fathers Crossing
· A pack of 7 African Wild Dogs crossing into Annettes from Chitwa Chitwa Airstrip

Photo by Darryn Gates

Sunday, 22 December 2019 (37ºC)

· Hukumuri, the Male Leopard walking along Wet Patch
· Tiyani, the female Leopard joined up with Hukumuri, the male Leopard for a short while
· A herd of about Thirty Elephants feeding along East Bank Manyaleti
· Sibuyi, the female Leopard and her 2 cubs resting on Mala Mala boundary