Why did the snake cross the road?

For a bunch of first timers to the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, a snake crossing the road is a noteworthy event. But what happened after the snake crossed the road? Clue: a remarkable sighting…

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Take part in the Kruger National Park Management Plan review.

The Kruger National Park (KNP) is beginning with the process of reviewing its Park Management Plan as from 18 April 2017, which is a requirement of the National Environment Management: Protected Areas Act No 57 of 2003 that stipulates that all protected areas must have management plans and review them every 10 years.

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SANParks’ Dispute With Former Famous Brands Franchisee

South African National Parks (SANParks) said in a statement, the three restaurants in Satara, Letaba & Olifants camps in the Kruger National Park formerly franchised by Famous Brands (Mugg n Bean & Debonairs) are managed by a concessionaire. Due to a dispute between Famous Brands and Ringgold (the Franchisee) and the resulting termination...
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KNP’s iconic Letaba Elephant Hall re-opens for tourists.

Innovative attractions of the Elephant Hall at Letaba Rest Camp in the Kruger National Park (KNP), which re-opened on Monday, 20 March 2017, include the newly designed display panels, lighting system, flooring, cabinets and landscaping made available with funding worth more than R1.5 million from the Australia’s University of the...
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SANParks Rangers capture ten suspected poachers and suffer the loss of one Ranger.

South African National Parks (SANParks) today announced the death of a Field Ranger in what appears to have been an accidental shooting. The incident happened at Lower Sabie in the Kruger National Park (KNP), where the Field Ranger was based and details are still sketchy at this stage but the South African...
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Nature awaits...
There is still accommodation available at Karoo National Park for the upcoming April school holidays.
Starting from R 1285 for a 2-sleeper chalet. Book online now and get an additional 5% discount: [ Sanparks.org Link ]
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We give you a glimpse at what Karoo National Park has to offer aside from the peace and quiet.
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How are you spending your Friday night?
Does it beat this?
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Starting from R 1285 for a 2-sleeper chalet, per night.
Karoo National Park, situated off the N1 between Johannesburg & Cape Town, just outside Beaufort West, offers more than just an opportunity for a stop-over.
Why not take the 4x4 and embark on one of the eco-trails that traverses steep slopes, sandy river beds and affords you incredible scenery along the way?
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From only R920 for a 2-sleeper unit per night, why not make Cape Town your destination for the upcoming April school holidays? Book online and receive an additional 5% discount: [ Sanparks.org Link ]
#SightingOfTheDay by Johan Van Der Westhuizen.

"Ran into the Orpen pack on Sunday. Could not get a definite count as they were all over the show, chasing Hyena & Impala. Estimated ± 30."
As promised, here is the second part of the video showing the mother and baby after birth.
Zebra giving birth in pictures. What was your most memorable sighting at the National Parks?
Have you seen a Zebra giving birth?
Well? Rina Harmse had the privilege of witnessing and capturing this unforgettable moment near the Tamboti entrance in Kruger National Park.
Environmental Affairs Minister invites public to comment on the Draft Coastal Waters Discharge Permit Regulations

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In the wild, only the fittest survive and hunger is no one’s friend. To fill an empty stomach one has to be strong, brave and sometimes even cunning.

In love with the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park and an annual visitor to this arid landscape, Wild Card member Charmaine Joubert is often amazed by South Africa’s incredible wildlife. She was thrilled to see how three cheetahs stalked and killed a...
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2017/03/03 - This is what the #AugrabiesFalls looks like today :)
Today the planet celebrates #WorldWildlifeDay. This year’s theme, “Listen to the young voices”, encourages children to pay more attention to threats facing wildlife around the globe.

When we know better, we do better, and appreciation for the world’s diverse wildlife is one of the pillars of conservation. To celebrate World Wildlife Day, Wild Card Magazine features some incredible portraits...
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The Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park and Conservation Area expands its Conservation Area.

The Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park and Conservation Area Trilateral Ministerial Committee Meeting was held in Maputo on 24 February 2017 to take stock of the progress and endorse the further implementation of the activities in the GLTP as coordinated through the Joint Management Board comprising the...
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