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coming of age

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For the last few months we have watched with amazement at the growth of one of my new favourite leopards. Outcrop female’s cub has adopted the relaxed nature of her mother and is as pretty as a picture. She exudes a confidence far beyond her years and for the first time she was witnessed making […]

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highlights: september 2014

Thumbnail image for highlights: september 2014 by Sabi Sabi October 14, 2014

This is a collection of images that we feel are highlights of the month of September 2014. Some are amazing pictures and some are rare sightings or even exciting events at the lodges. Enjoy our highlights of the month.

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a week in the bush: vol 23

Thumbnail image for a week in the bush: vol 23 by Sabi Sabi October 7, 2014

In this week’s installment of ‘A Week in the Bush…’ we are going to be combining selected images taken over the last two weeks. Some of our readers may or may not be aware that we experienced some pretty intense fires in the area 2 weeks ago and as a result, we have fallen behind […]

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phoenix rising

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It is said that the Phoenix rises from ashes, being reborn. What is the Phoenix you may ask, it is a long-lived bird that is cyclically regenerated or reborn. Associated with the sun, a phoenix obtains new life from arising from the ashes of its predecessor. For ashes to arise there has to be huge […]

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a legend in the making

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In terms of leopards, Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve is home to many different individuals. Individuals that us as Guides on the reserve get to know intimately and of course, each will have their favorites. For me, it is a female affectionately known around these parts as the Nottins female or Young Nottins. She is […]

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a week in the bush: vol 22

Thumbnail image for a week in the bush: vol 22 by Sabi Sabi September 18, 2014

Every morning that we are out on safari, the birds songs are getting louder with their activities becoming more pronounced as they are starting to look for potential mates and defend territories. The sun creeps over the horizon and the cold crisp air disappears, the new flush of leaves on the Acacia trees and the […]

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highlights: august 2014

Thumbnail image for highlights: august 2014 by Sabi Sabi September 9, 2014

This is a collection of images that we feel are highlights of the month of August 2014. Some are amazing pictures and some are rare sightings or even exciting events at the lodges. Enjoy our highlights of the month.

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my highlights july/august 2014

Thumbnail image for my highlights july/august 2014 by Sabi Sabi September 3, 2014

In a cold environment, the animals of Sabi Sabi have kept the temperatures soaring with their interactions, not only between each species but each other as well. One of the most interesting has been that of the lions of the Southern Pride. Chaos does not even begin to tell the story: The Kruger male driven […]

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a week in the bush: vol 21

Thumbnail image for a week in the bush: vol 21 by Sabi Sabi September 1, 2014

It has been yet another incredible week of game viewing at Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve. After all the excitement of last week’s events, I was looking forward to what the coming one would bring and it did not disappoint. After the Sand River males and three Southern Pride lionesses took down a behemoth of […]

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lance’s highlights of the week: vol 1

Thumbnail image for lance’s highlights of the week: vol 1 by Sabi Sabi August 28, 2014

This week the bush has been absolutely pumping! We have had the privilege of viewing a number of cheetahs that have been making the reserve their home in the past few days. It is always special to see these endangered big cats, especially in the beautiful golden settings of late winter. Every now and then […]

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