We’ve had some lovely early rainfall this season and the bush is coming alive. The grass is growing, the wildflowers are blooming and the birds are singing! Most mornings now we are waking up to the call of the Red-chested Cuckoo, the Eastern Nicator and the Red-fronted Tinkerbird, to name just a few. We are […]
At the beginning of this year we were pleased to welcome Bob, Vika and Sasha to South Africa all the way from Kyrgyzstan–Russia. They had booked onto one of our exclusive safaris where we focus on the abundant Herpetological life that can be found here in South Africa. What a stunning array of finds we […]
Some of the beautiful images we have shared on our facebook page.
Whilst walking Copper and Shadow (the dogs) around the property we saw some unusual prints… We are so used to seeing those of Impala, Nyala, Suni, Duiker, Gennet, Mongeese, Monkeys that we don’t always appreciate them anymore. But these prints stood out… They were slightly bigger than normal… Leopard!! We believe it is a Leopard […]
A fantastic new addition to the nearby uMkhuze Game Reserve! Taken from the Zululand Observer – Tamlyn Jolly HISTORY was made last week when four lions were released into uMkhuze Game Reserve. This follows 44 years of lions´ absence from the area. The animals, which include one adult female and three sub-adult offspring (a male […]
Reflections Some excerpts of comments from the Mid Kent College student group on their way to the airport after leaving Umkhumbi Lodge. “It was sad leaving everyone at the lodge knowing that it was the last time we would drive down the bumpy track past the Nyala. As we travel back to the airport to […]