Captured and loaded. A huge relief for us all. The entire team involved here with this search and capture attempt were seriously stressing about little Mofalodi. And though we would never give up, we honestly did not expect her to make it. She is indeed a survivor! Now for the road to her new home...
After a poaching incident in the Park we were advised of a calf running around. Today we found and captured her (named Mofalodi, meaning survivor) after much searching. Thank you to everyone that assisted in making this possible. A HUGE thank you to the RPU team and Koos for finding her. This next week will be [...]
Look out for the little creatures sharing our roads too please. Not just in the Parks but also on main roads.
Many thanks to all at Blanket for Baby Rhinos for this initiative! https://www.backabuddy.co.za/champion/project/blankets-for-baby-rhinos-fundraiser
Many thanks to Urban Ginga's Tara Walker, and Utax for making today's Rhino notching possible. As you are aware these notchings are an important management tool in the identification of Rhino's in Pilanesberg. We also collect DNA at the same time to assist the police when it comes to Rhino poaching cases. Welcome to our [...]
Sad news reported today with the passing of ‘Mad Mike’ Penman. Our condolences to his family and friends. Mike, you were a legend to conservation and a hero to many. May your soul now rest in peace with the wild that you so loved.
As the year closes, we reflect on 2017... A lot of amazing things took place in this magical place. Guests have had some stunning sightings and experiences here. Memories that will stay with them forever I hope. There is no place like the Pilanesberg, fondly called the Gem. Besides its tremendous natural beauty, it also has [...]