We ushered in the weekend at Tanda Tula Safari Camp with wonderful thundershowers on Friday morning, followed by further downpours on Saturday. The surrounding bush has responded incredible quickly, as a carpet of green grass can now be seen across the Timbavati reserve. We have also been treated to some great game sightings in between […]
I usually wake up fairly early at our safari camp and enjoy the dawn chorus as various bird calls echo throughout the camp. This morning was a little different though, as the bird calls were shattered by the sound of an air horn being blown in tent number 7! We include these horns in each […]
Friday 14 October marked another milestone for Southern Cross Schools in Hoedspruit. The school held their second annual college awards evening where, for the first time, Grade 12 learners were honoured with various academic awards. 2011 represents the first Grade 12 class, thereby affording these learners the bragging rights of being the first graduates of […]
Stay for 3 nights at Tanda Tula Safari Camp and receive 2 complimentary nights at The Peech Hotel in Melrose, Johannesburg.
At Tanda Tula Safari Camp we have been very fortunate over the past few weeks as we have witnessed numerous fantastic leopard sightings. Just a few days ago we were very lucky to see the large Argyle male who’s territory is further to the north of us. This impressive male is in his prime and […]
A few days ago we experienced cooler weather and the younger animals decided to make use of these conditions to get up to some mischief. On one of our game drives we had a wonderful sighting of the Machaton pride cubs all making use of a dead tree and playing ‘king of the castle’. This […]
As many of you will know, we have a number of community projects of our own at Tanda Tula Safari Camp, and we also support various community and regional activities. However, what some of you may not know is that some of our staff have taken this spirit of giving to the next level by […]
The Kermode Bear Africa Geographic recently released an article on the rare Kermode bear, which is also known as a ‘spirit bear’. Similar to the rare white lions of the Timbavati, of which there are a few living not far from our safari camp, the Kermode Bear is completely white and can be born from […]