African Hawk Eagle

Whilst driving in a northerly direction, an African Hawk Eagle caught a Natal Francolin in the dry Monwana River bed. My tracker, Ronald, managed to spot the eagle feeding on the dead francolin. As we tried to get closer the eagle took flight leaving the prey on the...

Sightings!!

Hi All!!! It’s been a great few days but this mornings drive was great.  We saw our four young lions that ran in to their mother,  but she was not very accepting as they have been split up for a long time.  She was grouwling and snarling at them so they stayed...

Vultures & Jackals

It’s always interesting to witness interactions between different species of wild animals. This morning while we were taking our coffee break at Wildebeest Pan we noticed vultures descending south of our drinks stop and some of the guests pointed out a pair of...

Rain

Finally the rain has found us here at Kapama, after lots of threatening clouds and little drizzles. Unfortunately it happened just before I closed down from my game drive. Luckily my guests were not to be put down by some water, especially not after what we saw this...
Tracking Treasure down!

Tracking Treasure down!

This morning Maggie and I had set out on the task of finding the Adult Male lion… Soon after setting off we found the first tracks and started following them.  In and out, up and down!  A little while later we saw that the two adult female lions had joined up...
Bushman’s Poison Bulb

Bushman’s Poison Bulb

Bushman’s Poison Bulb The Bushman’s Poison Bulb, (Amaryllis districha Linne 1782 or Buphane districhia), flowers beautiful clusters of reddish/pink flowers for about a week and a bit just before the first rains every spring – round about the end of September...