WE are going to be taking another break from the Mara

As many of you will remember, we had to take a break from broadcasting from the Mara in the first half of last year. At that time we promised we would be back and did indeed return. Unfortunately, we have reached another point where we need to stop broadcasting from the Mara. As was [...]

By |2019-05-06T16:01:36+00:00May 6th, 2019|Featured, safariLIVE, WildEarth|5 Comments

safariLIVE Time Change: May 2019

As we get ever closer to the peak of winter our safari times need adjustment to make sure you are out and about when the animals are at their most active. Please note this will only affect the Sunset Safari schedule and there are only a few minor changes, all Sunrise Safaris shall remain [...]

By |2019-05-02T16:13:23+00:00May 2nd, 2019|Featured, safariLIVE|0 Comments

The Sunrise Safari Returns!

We have heard your concerns regarding the cancellation of the Sunrise Safari and have listened to them. As a result, we’ve put our heads together to see if we could find a way that we could continue to meet our night time requirements while still bringing back the Sunrise drive and have managed to [...]

By |2019-04-11T18:34:44+00:00April 11th, 2019|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers|2 Comments

safariLIVE Returns to SABC 3 for Season 2

safariLIVE will be returning to South African television screens once again this year! From Sunday the 7th of April, safariLIVE will be taking South African wildlife lovers on an all new adventure for season two of safariLIVE on SABC 3. As with any television series that means the safariLIVE crew needs some time to [...]

By |2019-03-27T16:28:08+00:00March 27th, 2019|Featured, safariLIVE|Comments Off on safariLIVE Returns to SABC 3 for Season 2

Times are Changing Once Again for safariLIVE

The oppressive edge of summer’s heat is slowly beginning to make way for the chilly bite of winter’s teeth. As the days cool down slowly, the sun hastens across the skies ever faster, and that means it’s time for a safariLIVE schedule change. As of the 18th of March 2019 the Sunset Safari will [...]

By |2019-03-16T16:01:47+00:00March 16th, 2019|safariLIVE|Comments Off on Times are Changing Once Again for safariLIVE

safariLIVE Time Change 18 Feb 2019

They say the only constants in life are death and taxes, whoever wrote that clearly forgot the passage of time. The call of the Diederik cuckoo is becoming fainter and the shrill “chip chrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr” of the woodland kingfisher disrupts the peaceful ebb and flow of bush less each day. Summer in the lowveld is [...]

By |2019-02-16T16:14:25+00:00February 16th, 2019|Featured, safariLIVE|2 Comments

safariLIVE Drone Tests Return in 2019!

It’s a New Year and we’re hitting the ground running: starting on the 8th of January we will releasing our thermal drone into the skies once more. Our thermal technology allows us to fly over the plains of the African wild, picking up the body heat of animals that would normally be concealed in [...]

By |2019-01-06T12:48:37+00:00January 6th, 2019|Featured, safariLIVE|Comments Off on safariLIVE Drone Tests Return in 2019!

safariLIVES Episode 29 (24th December) CANCELLED

As the year winds down and with Christmas just around the corner, we’re letting the holiday spirit settle around Djuma and will be giving the hard-working elves of the safariLIVE crew an opportunity to take some time off. All this means is that the REGULAR SUNSET DRIVE show will be airing on Monday the [...]

By |2018-12-22T11:25:28+00:00December 22nd, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE|2 Comments

The Extraordinary Capabilities of the Creepy-Crawly

Whilst doing some administrative jobs for the FC girls, I came across a page titled ‘Special Days Calendar’. I was tasked to make sure that all the days aligned and were, in fact, real events. Having gone through the list extensively I found that ‘National Pollinators Week’ was only officially celebrated in the United [...]

By |2019-01-29T07:54:04+00:00December 20th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE|Comments Off on The Extraordinary Capabilities of the Creepy-Crawly

safariLIVE takes to the skies for more thermal drone tests

The thermal drone is back in action! During this week we will be scanning the darkest hours of the night for the thermal signatures of your favourite cat characters, as well as any other interesting nocturnal creatures. As many of you know, our thermal technology allows us to observe nature in its most secretive [...]

By |2019-01-29T08:15:04+00:00December 10th, 2018|safariLIVE, viewers|Comments Off on safariLIVE takes to the skies for more thermal drone tests