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March 23, 2021

Tented Eco-Camp Student Travel Groups

Tented Eco Camp / Base Camp Game Drives in free roaming Big 5 game reserve Gondwana Game Reserve has developed a one of a kind conservation tourism experience for student groups who want to get more meaningfully involved in Africa on their safari. Participants will be involved in wildlife and veld management, learn important bush skills and interp
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March 11, 2021

Beef Cheek Potjie

  This dish is one our favourite dishes at Gondwana as it is so full of flavour. It captures the richness of Africa and the fragrance of our landscape. * A poitjie is a traditional South African black cast iron pot with 3 legs, that is used to cook on an open fire. For this recipe you can also replace the pot with a casserole cooked on a sto
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November 26, 2020

Biomimicry Institute of South Africa host a group of researchers on Gondwana Game Reserve

BIOMIMICRY | is a hot topic at the moment as scientists and researchers delve deep into nature to study its natural models, systems, and elements for the purpose of solving complex human problems. Gondwana game reserve was honoured to have the Biomimicry Institute of South Africa host a group of researchers on the Reserve. Gondwana’s conservati
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October 22, 2020

Gondwana’s Glorious Gladioli

Gondwana Game Reserve is fortunate to have an abundance of beautiful flowers which guests can see while exploring the reserve.  Some of the flowers that stand out are the Gladioli, of which 14 different species have been identified.  Gladiolus means “sward like” and refers to the shape of the leaves although this family is usually r
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September 15, 2020

A Fistful of Firsts!

The Human Factor hub is proud to announce the first successful completion of our Professional Field Guide Non-Technical Skills (NoTech) training program at Gondwana Game Reserve, Western Cape SA. Organizations such as Gondwana Game Reserve that operate within a high-risk industry must constantly balance safety with productivity within a resource
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September 7, 2020

GCF Intern Account: Unathi Sifanelo

Unathi Sifanelo is the 2020 recipient of the Gondwana Conservation Foundation's (GCF) Tertiary Education Fund bursary. The bursary is awarded to a student who shows promise and passion for nature conservation. The bursary covers the student’s third year university fees, conferences and courses as well as living costs for the duration of their o
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August 22, 2020

Brown Hyena on Gondwana

It is with great excitement that we can confirm… that a Brown Hyena has made Gondwana Game Reserve home recently!! First indication of this was a report from our trail guides who discovered tracks and possible pastings of Brown Hyena. Further Brown Hyena pastings were discovered in early July along the upper reaches of the Nauga valley and even
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