It’s hard to believe that another week has passed and it’s time again for our weekly recap! Things were definitely quieter this week on the lion front with no reported clashes between the Tsalala males and Avoca males. The Southern Pride had a great start to the week when they successfully took down a buffalo. … [Read More]
Ranger Profile: Chanyn-Lee Zeelie
My name is Chanyn-Lee Zeelie and I am part of the Sabi Sabi Social Media Team. My parents played a massive role in my passion for nature as I was lucky enough to go on holiday to the Kruger National Park since a very young age. The first time I set foot in Sabi Sabi was in 2012 at the age of 20.
Needless to say, I never left and have fallen in love with this piece of heaven. I enjoy writing blogs about what inspires me at the time and I couldn't be happier to share it with passionate people like myself. I still get extremely excited about all aspects of nature and find great fulfilment in learning more about this environment each day. Every day is unique and unpredictable. The only certainty is the unfaltering beauty of Sabi Sabi. I am very lucky to be a part of that.
Living in the world of the real unscripted untamed Lion King… Throughout my guiding career, many people have asked me why I decided to become a field guide. There are many reasons… It started when I was a 6 year old, jumping up and down in my parents’ car in the Kruger National Park. I… [Read More]
With last week ending on a high with the interaction between the Tsalala males and Avoca males, things were still pretty tense between the two coalitions, and this was not helped by the elephant carcass which attracted a lot of animals all wanting to claim their piece of the prize. The Southern Pride managed to… [Read More]
A lot can change in a year. We have witnessed the bush do a full 360… from land filled with dust and bones in the prolonged drought to a landscape covered in a blanket of flowers and lush, green grass inhabited by a medley of butterflies. It is never a dull moment in the natural… [Read More]