The WildEarth Channel becomes a reality

On August 25th, at 06:30 CAT the start of the Sunrise safari will start a new and exciting chapter in the history of WildEarth: The launch of our own 24/7 wildlife channel. Initially with seven hours per day of LIVE content, it is our vision to expand this to being live around the clock from [...]

By |2020-08-20T13:58:59+00:00August 20th, 2020|Featured, safariLIVE, WildEarth|2 Comments

A town hall on Wednesday

Once again we would like to thank you for your support and for making it possible for us to keep our daily safaris going. WildEarth is not out of the woods yet, and your support remains important, but things are continuing to improve. We, therefore, thought it was high time for another town hall update [...]

By |2020-08-17T21:09:16+00:00August 17th, 2020|Featured, safariLIVE, WildEarth|Comments Off on A town hall on Wednesday

WildEarth and CGTN to bring you the wildebeest migration again!

After last year's successful one-week broadcast of the wildebeest migration, WildEarth and CGTN are coming together again to bring you daily broadcasts from this unique spectacle. And this time for no less than thirty days straight! The broadcasts from the Maasai Mara will be enhanced by further contributions from South Africa and daily summaries. Furthermore, [...]

By |2020-08-10T15:34:27+00:00August 10th, 2020|Featured, safariLIVE, Uncategorized, WildEarth|7 Comments

WE say a sad goodbye to Taxon Nkuna

On Monday we received the sad news that Taxon Nkuna had passed away. Many of us at WildEarth worked with and knew Taxon, many in our community will know him from shared great sightings while he guided for Djuma, or from the time in 2008 when he was a guide and camera operator for WildEarth [...]

By |2020-07-29T11:42:54+00:00July 29th, 2020|Featured, safariLIVE, WildEarth|2 Comments

It’s time to name the hyena cubs

As most of you know, Ribbon, who is one of our favourite hyena mothers here on Djuma, gave birth to two incredible cubs in March this year. Since then we have been following their lives as they have been growing up and exploring their environment. There is never a happier moment on the show than [...]

By |2020-07-10T12:47:38+00:00July 10th, 2020|Featured, safariLIVE, WildEarth|2 Comments

WildEarth returns to the SABC for Season Three

WildEarth will be returning to South African television screens once again and this time it is daily! From Monday 6th July, Season Three of WildEarth will be taking South African wildlife lovers on an all-new adventure on SABC 3. The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) will be airing WildEarth from 3 pm to 4 pm [...]

By |2020-07-05T11:10:10+00:00July 5th, 2020|Featured, safariLIVE, WildEarth|3 Comments

We will now take Kids’ (and adults’) questions throughout the whole safari

WE have decided that instead of dedicating the first 45 minutes of our safari’s to children's questions only, we are going to open up the full three hours and take as many questions from kids throughout. As you know, the youngsters on our planet are the future conservationists and for them to connect with nature [...]

By |2020-07-01T12:50:01+00:00July 1st, 2020|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers, WildEarth|1 Comment

Some very exciting news!

Once again, WE are writing to bring you some good news. WildEarth has partnered with Tswalu and will be bringing you a new live feed, Tswalu Live, direct from the southern Kalahari. WE are beyond excited to add this unique habitat in South Africa to our shows. Not only is this protected area one [...]

By |2020-05-22T14:27:46+00:00May 22nd, 2020|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers, WildEarth|10 Comments

WildEarth to add Simbambili to our daily Safaris

WildEarth has some exciting news to share. From Tuesday 19th May we will be traversing on Simbambili Reserve which is part of the Sabi Sand Game Reserve and in fact borders Djuma to the West. Not only is this fantastic reserve Djuma’s neighbour but also our very own Tristan Dicks used to work there as [...]

By |2020-05-18T16:20:36+00:00May 18th, 2020|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers, WildEarth|2 Comments

The Sunrise Safari is changing its time

As South Africa plunges into winter we are moving our Sunrise Safari half an hour later so that we match the sunrise times. Currently, the sun rises around 6.25 am here in South Africa which means the guides are searching for animals in the dark for nearly half an hour. With the dip in temperatures [...]

By |2020-05-14T12:06:07+00:00May 14th, 2020|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers, WildEarth|5 Comments