Wildlife Blog – February 2021

The good rains continued through February, and after Cyclone Eloise in January had filled the water table, this deluge (228 mm in total) took all the dam levels to the maximum! For the first time in probably eight years, Georgie’s Dam in front of the lodge has...

Wildlife Blog – January 2021

It was with great excitement that we entered into 2021, after an extremely testing, frustrating and scary 2020. When we look back, it still seems completely unbelievable that anything of this magnitude could happen. The world effectively shut down and the safari...

Wildlife Blog – January 2020

A New Year and a new decade – a time for new beginnings. We had some very welcome rain in the first few weeks of January and it has transformed the bush into a lush sea of green! With the summer temperatures soaring well over 100 degrees Fahrenheit (35+ degrees...

Wildlife Blog – December 2019

The festive season has been a month of incredible sightings, much needed early rain, and the boom of babies across the concession. Along with the joy and happiness surrounding the festive period comes the birth of many animals, including impalas, wildebeest, zebra and...

Wildlife Blog – September 2019

August has been an incredible month filled with amazing interactions, special sightings and so much more. We are now officially in the second half of the year and with this comes the anticipation of Spring and hope of future rains. August is traditionally known as the...

Wildlife Blog – July 2019

The 21st June marked the shortest day and longest night of the year. It is when the sun is the furthest north it ever gets and is directly above the Tropic of Cancer in the northern hemisphere. Autumn has ended, and we have entered winter. Due to the ‘lag of the...