Pilanesberg mongooses stop play at Sun City

The recent Nedbank Golf Challenge at Sun City was momentarily interrupted by a large business of mongooses (yes, "business" is the collective noun) believed to be from our very own Pilanesberg National Park, which is just adjacent to Sun City. The interruption occured during the first round of the tournament just as players were about [...]

By |November 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The best of Pilanesberg this week on Instagram

It's been another action-packed week in Pilanesberg, with great sightings all over the place, including some of our more elusive residents such as wild dogs and leopards. Here are a few visual highlights. Don't forget to post your own photos from the park on Instagram with the hashtag #Pilanesberg. In the meantime, enjoy! A photo [...]

By |October 20th, 2016|Photography, Stars of the Park|2 Comments

Basic Pilanesberg Photographic Tips

Pilanesberg is widely known as South Africa's most popular game reserve, and not without good cause. Its abundance of wildlife and birdlife, stunning landscapes and great hides mean it's also a great place for avid amateur photographers to get to grips with wildlife photography. If you too are eager to capture this great park and [...]

By |September 19th, 2016|Photography|0 Comments

Balloon Artists Help Pilanesberg’s Rhinos

A Canadian balloon artist is creating a life-sized rhinoceros to raise awareness of the plight that this iconic mammal faces across Africa, and to raise funds for the Pilanesberg Wildlife Trust. […]

By |August 18th, 2016|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The best of Pilanesberg on Instagram last week – 5 August 2016

Featured photography by Elite Travel Concepts A photo posted by Mary Lu (@lovemarylu) on Aug 3, 2016 at 12:56pm PDT A photo posted by Antoine Marchal (@antoine_marchal_photography) on Aug 2, 2016 at 12:01pm PDT A photo posted by Edwin De Leon (@edsie21) on Jul 29, 2016 at 1:14am PDT My first attempt at #astrophotography, the [...]

By |August 5th, 2016|News|0 Comments