Species sightings and distribution – Buffalo

We are very excited to be able to share with you the following graphs and distribution maps of some of our main species throughout the park! Thank you to all involved in the gathering of this data!  

June 2nd, 2017|News|

EWT Roadkill Awareness Day

EWT Roadkill Awareness Day Pilanesberg National Park - Pilanesberg Centre Saturday 27 May 2017 10 am - 4 am Come join us and learn about the work the EWT is doing to reduce roadkill in protected areas. Come and chat to the research team from the EWT's Wildlife and Roads Project and help us make [...]

May 23rd, 2017|News|

DO NOT SUPPORT – IARF – International Animal Rescue Fund

Please can I advise anyone looking to fund the IARF - International Animal Rescue Fund under the name Jose Carlos Depre aka John Williamson....this is a fraudulent con artist and they are not a legitimate NGO or NPO, etc.. Please do not support them I had erroneously posted something from this site which I have [...]

May 19th, 2017|News|

Reptile smuggler caught in Jakarta

Story courtesy of Traffic Southeast Asia: JUST CRAZY: A Japanese man carrying 253 reptiles in his luggage was caught at Jakarta's Soekarno-Hatta airport by Quarantine officials. Among wildlife seized were a pig-nosed turtle, a painted terrapin, green tree pythons and dozens of lizards, snakes and skinks. Four animals had died. http://tinyurl.com/mhpt4ux

May 17th, 2017|News|

RIP Little Sammy

Sadly little Sammy from Madikwe Game Reserve (sister park to Pilanesberg) passed away this evening. Thanks Jana at Rhino Pride for all the effort that you and the staff went to. We know Sammy was hugely compromised, but we always hope against hope. That is our nature. Thanks to all that supported Jana and Sammy. She [...]

May 15th, 2017|News|

Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy mothers day to all the mums in the Pilanesberg! Resident and visiting ones too! http://www.bbc.com/earth/story/20160304-amazing-mothers-of-the-animal-world?ocid=fbert

May 14th, 2017|News|

Sammy Update

Little Sammy doing well at RPF. She is drinking a lot of milk and getting used to her surroundings. Still not out of the woods though but she is a fighter and so are her carers! There are two other orphaned calves with Sammy. Hopefully they will win her trust, bond with her and keep [...]

May 13th, 2017|News|