An Intern’s Insight into Life at Djuma

I came into this experience feeling confident; I have visited the Djuma Research Camp before, spent a fair amount of time in the Sabi Sands and I’m comfortable and happy in the bush. I was also familiar with Hoedspruit, which proved highly useful when one of the newer crew members came to pick me [...]

By | 2018-12-06T15:01:37+00:00 December 6th, 2018|Camp Life, crew, Featured, safariLIVE|1 Comment

Bidding goodbye to Brent

It is with great sadness that we bid a fond farewell to the man and legend known as Brent Leo-Smith. Brent has been with WildEarth for almost four years and what an incredible four years it has been. From trekking gorillas in Rwanda to cruising the vast plains of the Maasai Mara, searching for [...]

By | 2018-12-06T10:51:45+00:00 November 30th, 2018|crew, Featured, safariLIVE|19 Comments

New faces on safariLIVE!

With Tayla and Scott recently leaving our ranks, we’ve been busy scouring the land for bright, talented wildlife fanatics to join the team as presenters. And boy, did we strike gold! Our search has brought us not one or two, but THREE new faces who are currently with us as trainee guides. Better yet? [...]

By | 2018-10-20T06:27:50+00:00 October 19th, 2018|crew, Featured, safariLIVE, Uncategorized|18 Comments

The Wildebeest migrates away from safariLIVE

Wium “The Wildebeest” Dornbrack will be saying goodbye to safariLIVE on the 4th of October. Wium started off as cameraman for safariLIVE almost four years ago in November 2014. Since then he has had some truly amazing adventures with the safariLIVE family. Not much is known about the mysterious Wildebeest other than his world [...]

By | 2018-09-29T07:41:32+00:00 September 27th, 2018|crew, Featured, safariLIVE|25 Comments

Scott Dyson says goodbye to safariLIVE

WE are all saddened to be saying goodbye to safari guide and presenter Scott Dyson. His history with WildEarth and safariLIVE has certainly been rich and rewarding. He started with WildEarth in November 2014 with only a handful of crew. His adventures with safariLIVE have lead to numerous unbelievable sightings, earning him his ever [...]

By | 2018-09-29T05:13:28+00:00 September 25th, 2018|crew, Featured, safariLIVE|42 Comments

Tayla McCurdy says goodbye to safariLIVE:

The iconic, lionine Tayla McCurdy will be roaring her last for safariLIVE. After two unforgettable years with WildEarth she has decided it’s time to change up her territory and move on from safariLIVE. Ever energetic and constantly on the move, Tayla is venturing forth to pursue her own ambitious dreams. She has without [...]

By | 2018-09-10T17:57:29+00:00 September 10th, 2018|crew, safariLIVE|37 Comments

Coffee mugs can save the environment

I was not taught about picking up after myself at school, my mother did that; and I thought it was universal. It stayed with me all the way through childhood. In fact, I think it was the first element of taking care of myself and my surroundings that I learned and took to heart. That [...]

By | 2018-06-05T13:25:34+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Camp Life, crew, safariLIVE|0 Comments

Learning to dive, when you ain’t got fins

  I was not born to swim - indeed my skill in the water thus far can be likened to that of driftwood i.e. able to float but poor at moving in one direction with any efficacy. So it was with some trepidation that I learned from the Madman for whom I work that I [...]

By | 2018-06-04T14:19:17+00:00 June 4th, 2018|crew, diveLIVE, Featured|2 Comments