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October 14, 2019
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World Rhino Day 2019 Celebration

On Thursday, 29 September the Gondwana Conservation Foundation (GCF) celebrated World Rhino Day on Gondwana Game Reserve as part of its Conservation Kids Program.  At Gondwana we believe that involving our neighboring community is key to successful conservation.  Through the Conservation Kids Program we expose local children, in various events throughout the year, to their […]

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August 30, 2019
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Mamma Sunbirds Wear Camo

Sunbirds: Birds have various family structures including single parenting, monogamous families and polygamy (many females) and polyandry (many males) families. Most bird species are monogamous where the male and female share nesting and parenting responsibilities relatively equally. Usually, these bird couples look pretty much the same, since they need to spend less time and energy attracting […]

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August 23, 2019
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Meet Gondwana’s Fierce Female Field Guides!

We are very privileged to have several female field guides on our Gondwana guiding team. To celebrate Women’s month we wanted to shine the spotlight on these fabulous females and asked them why they studied to be a field guide. Natasha Smuts  Hello, I’m Natasha, a field guide at Gondwana game Reserve. I’ve been working […]

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August 20, 2019
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The Queen Bee

Bee in Fynbos

Extraordinary Queen Bee Each bee colony consists of one queen bee that rules over her female workers and drones/honey bees (male bees).  The queen bee has a very important role to play. She needs to ensure that her colony builds a hive that is strong and well ventilated. The colony also needs to forage for food, take care of the […]

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August 16, 2019
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Meet Lizaan one of Gondwana’s Field Guides

Lizaan - Gondwana Field Guide

Gondwana’s Female Field Guide – Lizaan.  My name is Lizaan and I am a field guide at Gondwana Game Reserve.  My passion for nature grew when my Dad started taking us to the sea, where I explored the rock pools finding many extraordinary little sea creatures and later catching fish with my Dad.  Nature is […]

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May 3, 2019
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Guided Fynbos Conservation Activity

Gondwana Fynbos Experience

Press release Date: 27th March 2019 South Africa:  Gondwana Game Reserve launches a hands-on Botanical Conservation Experience Explore indigenous wild flowers and plants that exist nowhere else in the world   With the richest floral kingdom in the world and the recent discovery of the largest known population of a rare orchid thought to be […]

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July 5, 2018
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Winter Safari Special Offer – July 2018

Because we love our winter safaris and you enjoyed our May and June specials we decided to extend this special rate until the end of July 2018.  Enjoy 2 exhilarating game drives daily in the 11 000 hectare private reserve, three gourmet meals a day, and family accommodation in spacious and luxurious bush villas or […]

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April 5, 2018
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Corporate Conference Safari Special

Gondwana provides the ultimate boutique corporate getaway in an awe-inspiring wilderness teaming with game. The 11 000 hectare Big five game reserve is accessibly located on the Garden Route only 4 hours drive from Cape Town or 45 minutes from George airport. Enjoy 2 exhilarating game drives daily, three gourmet meals a day, and accommodation […]

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April 5, 2018
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Eco Camp Exclusive Winter Offer

Book Gondwana’s Tented Eco Camp exclusively to enjoy this special bush retreat with a group of family or friends! Situated in the heart of the reserve the camp offers “glamping” at its best. Five stylish, yet rustic double tents with en-suit bathrooms provide very comfortable accommodation. A private staff complement is ready host your group […]

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April 5, 2018
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Bush villa B&B Safari Breakaway

Enjoy a Big 5 safari with your family and friends in the comfort of Gondwana’s luxury bush villas and receive a complimentary game drive daily! Gondwana’s open plan 3 and 4 bedroom bush villas are ideal for groups and include fully stocked kitchens, spacious en-suit-bedrooms, and expansive decks. Braai in your own private lodge enjoying […]

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