New Look for bush 24 youtube channel

Hi there, Please have a look at my Youtube Channel!!  Guess what?? It's also called bush 24 - no surprises there ! :) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuyO6ZYpigq_Z0aPvVj5nEQ I would appreciate it if you could follow my channel - it helps to create a revenue stream which in turn [...]

October 21st, 2020|

Moonset on a starry night in the Kruger!

Moonset on a starry night at Satara! Nothing like gazing up at the Milky Way on a cold, crispy evening in the bush as a hyena whoops and some jackals cry - reminding us our place in the hierarchy out here! Join us on safari!

September 20th, 2020|

Wild Flowers 2020 – best year in decades?

  There is a glimmer of hope in 2020 !!   Images 1 & 2: Nieuwoudtville from the air & a plethora of wild flowers the likes of which has not been seen in years!   6 weeks ago we drove up via Nieuwoudtville on [...]

September 17th, 2020|

A Khwai Wild Dog fight to remember!

What an incredible Wild Dog sighting along the Khwai it was! According to some of the researchers in the area wild dogs are doing as well as they have done since 1994 when disease threatened the local population of about 10 packs in the study [...]

March 18th, 2020|

Coming up against a big male lion – brave caracal mom saves her kittens!

A young caracal hisses aggressively in a futile attempt to scare off a big male lion! The little one is one swipe away from certain death but it has help - a scene plays out where its mom comes to the rescue, putting her body [...]

October 15th, 2018|

Wild Flower Wonder – Nieuwoudtville August 2018

Wild Flower Wonder - Nieuwoudtville August 2018 There is currently one of the best wild flower displays in Nieuwoudtville in a long time. Perhaps its the best in a decade. Perhaps even since the late 90's. With the good rains up on the plateau the [...]

August 15th, 2018|Tags: |

The King Cheetah!

Have you spotted this most elusive cat in the wild? When will the next one be found?! This beautiful coat pattern is found in the African cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) and while once thought to be a seperate species (Acinonyx Rex) it is in fact not [...]

April 15th, 2018|

Giving back – Heritage Day sea safari and the seal whisperer!

On the 24th of September many South African's would have made a braai. While we had to skip this fine dining opportunity, we took the social side of things this day provides, to another level and ended up celebrating Heritage Day (a public holiday in South Africa) [...]

October 8th, 2017|

A Tribute to the Bike – a legend of a leopard!

It's sad to say good bye to the Bicycle Crossing male who died yesterday at the incredible age of more than 15. A great life for a wild male leopard! He was found with bite marks on his back and unable to move off. His [...]

August 24th, 2017|

Baobab vs Elephant: these trees are being wiped out!

A Baobab stands tall over the Okavango...but only just!!   This is the current status of Baobab trees in northern Botswana...they are just hanging on but many of them have been wiped out in the last 5 years alone. Take the Vumbura concession for example, [...]

May 6th, 2017|