SABC Rehearsals update

The first four episodes of safariLIVE on SABC 3 have been a huge success. So much so that we were the second most watched show on the channel for the month of October! As many of you know, South Africa is a nation obsessed with the bushveld, yet there are a few other things [...]

By |2018-11-12T12:33:02+00:00November 12th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers|Comments Off on SABC Rehearsals update

SABC Rehearsals week 4

Our first three safariLIVE episodes broadcast on South African television could not have been better! Yet our picture perfect performance often relies on many hours of patience and practice. With episode four of our first live South African TV series quickly approaching, it’s time to brush the dust off our shoulders and get down [...]

By |2018-11-05T16:10:29+00:00November 5th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers|Comments Off on SABC Rehearsals week 4

USA Daylight Savings time change November 2018

The Southern tip of Africa is halfway it’s transition from the cold dry season into our warm rainy season. Yet we’re not the only ones currently experiencing the winds of change. As of 4 November 2018 the USA comes out of Daylight Savings for the year. While this concept is difficult for us African [...]

By |2018-11-04T13:13:41+00:00November 4th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers|1 Comment

Summer safari time change October 2018

Spring is in the air and summer is fast on its way to full bloom in the Lowveld! This means an adjustment needs to be made to both our Sunrise Safari and Sunset Safari scheduled times. In order to make sure you experience the best of what the African wild has to offer we [...]

By |2018-10-13T13:10:55+00:00October 12th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers|4 Comments

Christine and Kenny Brackett go WILD

One day, I stumbled across the Africam site, years ago while looking for a live cam of black bears and was intrigued by the site showing a live African safari – I clicked on the link and couldn’t stop watching, soon after I got my husband watching as well. In those days you didn’t [...]

By |2018-09-29T05:13:15+00:00September 26th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers|4 Comments

Booking for the very first WildEarth Expedition will open this Sunday

Booking is now open through expeditions.member4.mystagingwebsite.com  We hope you did save the date for the very first WildEarth Expedition to Djuma that will happen January 24th - 31st, 2019, as bookings will open this Sunday, September 23rd at the end of the Sunset drive. We've put together an itinerary that we believe will give you a fantastic [...]

By |2018-09-23T16:26:41+00:00September 21st, 2018|Camp Life, Featured, viewers, WildEarth|3 Comments

The safariLIVE Experience: R Beard

When I saw WildEarth’s Kickstarter reward offered for a contribution to their new “Dive Live” project, I jumped on it. Though online only a few hours, seven of the eight spots were already gone! Who wouldn’t want to visit your heroes, live in the African bush and maybe even make a small contribution to [...]

By |2018-09-14T15:24:26+00:00September 14th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers, WildEarth|11 Comments

safariLIVE time change 15 March 2018

The call of the woodland kingfisher no longer rings through the wilderness as an iconic sound of summer in the lowveld. The sun arrives later each morning and departs earlier each day taking the light of summer with it. This means it’s time for a change to the safariLIVE broadcast schedule. As of 15 [...]

By |2018-03-13T15:19:47+00:00March 13th, 2018|safariLIVE, viewers|3 Comments

Behind the Camera

Dust will never interfere with Wium's camerawork. We know their names, we see their hands, we hear their muffled commentary. safariLIVE wouldn’t be the same (or even possible) without the invisible men on the vehicle, the men behind the camera. Going through the countless comments and questions that viewers have, it’s not [...]

By |2018-02-25T15:56:13+00:00February 25th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers|1 Comment

The Cat Report: February 16-23

The Sabi Sand (Thamba, his usual photogenic self, Screenshot Credit: zoom-with-a-view, safariLIVE, Djuma) THAMBA February 17 Thamba surprised us yet again this week as we stumbled upon him on Quarantine. This young leopard, although still needing substantial practice hunting large game, seems to be doing exceptionally well given [...]

By |2018-02-24T13:42:11+00:00February 23rd, 2018|cat-report, safariLIVE, viewers|1 Comment