Programs

3 WEEKS IN THE FIELD WITH SAFARI

£1250 per person
Join us for a 3 week program of real conservation work with hands on field work and some fun excursions during your stay.

Arrive at King Shaka International Airport – Durban

Meet the crew and a two and a half to 3 hour road transfer up to your base near Hluhluwe where you will be spending the forst two weeks of your adventure.

The first evening we use to settle in and to get used to your environment with a safety and orientation walk.

Then its day one and induction time. After a short induction period we get stuck in and get you into the field. All the time we are in the field you will be with a knowledgable field guide who will spend time explaining and interpreating the signs and intricacies of the African bush.

We have a list of projects and pending the time of year and what is going on at the time you will be part of the team doing any of the following on one or more of the conservancies we work on:

  • Camera trap survey
  • Pitfall surveys – invertabrae and reptile studies.
  • Biodivesity studies – game counts, species diversity assesments.
  • Animal studies – behavior and identification work with species like Giraffes, Zebra, Nyala, Leopard, Aardvark and more.
  • Animal husbandry in the rehabilitaion facility.
  • Rewilding of rehabilitated animals before release.
  • Building and maintaining the enclosures and the clinic area.
  • Snake rescues
  • Data capture from ongoing projects like the Crocodile surveys, Suni project etc.
  • Cultural program – we go into the rural areas and do presentations on wildlife conservation and specifically
  • Rhino Conservation.

During your 2 weeks “work” session we will have some fun as well. Included will be the following activities:

  • A full day to St Lucia in the iSimangaliso Wetland Park for a 2 hour boat trip on the estuary and an explore on the eastern shores fo this World Heritage Site.
  • A game drive into Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve
  • An overnight trip to the pritsine Kosi Bay situated right up in the North of the iSimangaliso Wetland Park on the Mozambique border.

After the two weeks at base camp we say our goodbyes and head off on a road trip North through Swaziland where we’ll spend a few nights in Hlane Royal National Park before heading into the world renowned Kruger National Park for 3 nights where we’ll do game drives in search of the big5 and the various other animals that make this one of the best wildlife destinations in Africa.

 

3 WEEKS IN THE FIELD

£885 per person
Join us for a 3 week program of real conservation work with hands on field work and some fun excursions during your stay.

Arrive at King Shaka International Airport – Durban

Meet the crew and a two and a half to 3 hour road transfer up to your base near Hluhluwe where you will be spending the forst two weeks of your adventure.

The first evening we use to settle in and to get used to your environment with a safety and orientation walk.

Then its day one and induction time. After a short induction period we get stuck in and get you into the field. All the time we are in the field you will be with a knowledgable field guide who will spend time explaining and interpreating the signs and intricacies of the African bush.

We have a list of projects and pending the time of year and what is going on at the time you will be part of the team doing any of the following on one or more of the conservancies we work on:

  • Camera trap survey
  • Pitfall surveys – invertabrae and reptile studies.
  • Biodivesity studies – game counts, species diversity assesments.
  • Animal studies – behavior and identification work with species like Giraffes, Zebra, Nyala, Leopard, Aardvark and more.
  • Animal husbandry in the rehabilitaion facility.
  • Rewilding of rehabilitated animals before release.
  • Building and maintaining the enclosures and the clinic area.
  • Snake rescues
  • Data capture from ongoing projects like the Crocodile surveys, Suni project etc.
  • Cultural program – we go into the rural areas and do presentations on wildlife conservation and specifically Rhino Conservation.

During your 2 weeks “work” session we will have some fun as well. Included will be the following activities:

  • A full day to St Lucia in the iSimangaliso Wetland Park for a 2 hour boat trip on the estuary and an explore on the eastern shores fo this World Heritage Site.
  • A game drive into Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve
  • An overnight trip to the pritsine Kosi Bay situated right up in the North of the iSimangaliso Wetland Park on the Mozambique border.

The stay with us ends with a drive back to King Shaka International Airport – Durban