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Manager’s Report May 2018

Manager’s Report May 2018

  We are at that time of the year again, winter has arrived! The bush is wearing its winter coat once again! We have the blankets and hot water bottles back on the game drive vehicles and game viewing has been spectacular! The trees and grass are not as lush...

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Rangers Report May 2018

Rangers Report May 2018

This month was one for the record books. We had a great time with awesome weather and spectacular sightings. The day temperature was very pleasant, with only a few days where the temperature went as high as 33-34°C. The average maximum temperature for the month was...

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Recent Big 5 Sightings

Big 5 Sightings 21 to 27 January

The highlight of the week was a breeding herd of over one hundred buffalo’s wallowing at Simbambili Dam Monday, 21 January 2019 (32ºC) Xidulu, the female leopard resting at Safari DrivewayOne elephant bull feeding at Big DamAbout six buffalo bulls resting at Rhino Pan...

Sightings 14 – 20 January 2019

 The Big 5 Hilight of the week was to see Xidulu, the female leopard carrying her cubs to the new dan site. Monday, 14 January 2019 (38ºC) Three buffalo bulls resting in the water at Boundary PanAnother three buffalo bulls feeding on Solar Panel RoadThe Nkuhuma pride...

Sightings 31 December-06 January

The highlight of the week was Xidulu and her two cubs playing outside the den Monday, 31 December 2018 One unknown male leopard resting at Londoz BoundaryEight African wild dogs resting at Simbambili PanXidulu, the female leopard drinking water at Pomies PanOne...

Sightings 24-30 December 2018

The highlight of the week was Xidulu and her two cubs. Monday, 24 December 2018 (37'C) One male lion of the Avoca coalition walking on Chitwa DrivewayOne male lion of the Avoca coalition resting with one lioness of the Nkuhuma pride at One Eye PanThree members of the...

Big 5 Sightings 03 – 09 December 2018

The highlight of the week was the pack of eight african wild dogs moving through the area. Monday, 03 December 2018 (38ºC) Four members of the Nkuhuma pride of lions resting at Rhino Ring North Sibuye, the female leopard resting with her impala kill at north of Ingwe...

Big 5 Sightings 26 November to 2 December

 The highlight of the week was one male lion of the Avoka coalition visiting, and three cheetah’s moving through the area. Monday,26 November 2018 (40ºC) Hukumuri, the male leopard resting on Airport Link Four members of the Nkuhuma pride of lions resting on...

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