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The jackal attack

On our way back to the lodge after a wonderful morning game drive ,all the guests were tired and looked forward to have a decent breakfast, When we stumbled onto a black back jackal that were busy attacking a white back vulture He pinned it down by holding onto the...

Last chance safari…

On this mornings game drive we headed out with one intention, and one intention only!! To find lions. We were under a bit of pressure as we  had guests checking out today that hadn’t had a good sighting yet.   Luckily shortly after leaving the lodge, we stumbled...
First summer rain…

First summer rain…

As we left the lodge this morning the weather was not really on our side as it was cloudy with quite a heavy drizzle. We decided however, that this would not stop us, and it was actually pleasant to smell the first summer rain, feel the drops on our faces and inhaling...

Spring is in the air

After being on leave for three weeks, it is amazing to see how things change over a short period of time, especially during change of seasons. With all the migratory birds coming back for summer, it is like a choir of different calls in the bush, each species trying...

Warthog for dinner…

While out on drive last night we got word of a single lioness at one of the waterholes not too  far from the lodge. We decided to go and have a look and on our way there found three 1 year old cubs also heading in the females’ direction. We could hear their soft...

Little nocturnal critters

After watching the sunset with a glass of wine we continued with our safari. I explained to my guests what kinds of animals we could expect to see after dark. Everyone immediately thinks of lions, leopards etc. and some of our smaller nocturnal friends are often...

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