Big 5 Sightings 31 May – 6 June 2021

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Tiyani, the female leopard

 

The Big 5 Highlight of the week was spending some time with Tiyani, the female leopard, whilst feeding on an impala kill on Rhino Ring East.

 

Monday, 31 May 2021

(22°C)

One Avoca male lion resting on Zebra Drive.

Tiyani, the female leopard, feeding on an impala kill on Rhino Ring East.

The Ximungwe lioness and her cub resting at Gaby’s Causeway.

Tortoise Pan, the male leopard, and Makhomsava, the female leopard, mating in Mums Crossing.

A breeding herd of about two hundred buffaloes feeding close to Landcruiser Crossing.

 

Tuesday, 1 June 2021

(25°C)

Tiyani, the female leopard, still feeding on her impala kill on Rhino Ring East.

A breeding herd of about two hundred buffaloes drinking water at Serengeti Pan.

Xidulu, the female leopard, resting on MMM North close to Zebra Drive.

A breeding herd of about thirty elephants feeding Safari Driveway.

The Nkuhuma pride of lions walking along Old Borehole Road.

 

Hippo yawning

Wednesday, 2 June 2021

(19°C, 6mm of Rain)

Xidulu, the female leopard, resting on Lost Track Road.

One Avoca Male lion walking along One-eye Pan Road.

Tiyani, the female leopard, finishing off her impala kill on Rhino Ring East.

A pack of 4 African Wild dogs feeding on a Bushbuck kill at Rampan Pan.

Three elephant bulls feeding close to Simbambili Dam.

A breeding herd of about two hundred buffaloes resting on Rhino Midden Road.

 

Thursday, 3 June 2021

(22°C)

Moya, the female leopard, scent marking along Grass Cut Road.

The Nkuhuma pride of lions resting on the Eastern side of Safari Airstrip.

Sibuye, the female leopard, scent marking along MMM close to Gowrie Main Road.

Two Elephant bulls drinking water at Big Dam.

 

Friday, 4 June 2021

(20°C)

Three buffalo bulls feeding close to Pungwe Pans.

Xidulu, the female leopard, chased up a tree by 1 Avoca male lion on Rhulani Road.

The Nkuhuma pride of lions resting on Little Gowrie Driveway.

A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Robson’s Boundary.

 

Saturday, 5 June 2021

(21°C)

Makhomsava, the female leopard, scent marking along Mfezi Road.

A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Leopard Drift Road.

Tiyani, the female leopard, resting at The Rocks.

Three buffalo bulls feeding at Pungwe Pans.

 

Sunday, 6 June 2021

(20°C)

Thandi, the female leopard, and her cub fighting with Sibuye, the female leopard, over a duiker kill close to Gowrie Main.

The Nkuhuma pride of lions hunting giraffe on Knobthorn Open Area.

Three buffalo bulls feeding on Josie Road.

A breeding herd of about twenty elephants feeding on Kudu Drift Road.

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