safariLive Schools Drives: First Colonial High School

Biology is a required science for students at First Colonial High School. Teachers Anita Ridge and Kelley Wyckoff are making this a little more interesting by having their 14 to 16 year old students participate in the safariLIVE experience.FCHS students watch sunset safariLIVE - photo  by S FlachAfter the great success of the first schools [...]

By |2017-11-26T19:43:30+00:00April 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|2 Comments

safariLIVE has a new presenter. Please join us in welcoming Sam Chevallier.

Sam is young, passionate and intelligent. Born in the mother city, Cape Town, he spent his years of youth growing up on South Africa’s beautiful west coast beaches. Once his schooling was complete Sam then attended Stellenbosch University where he completed an undergraduate degree in Development in the Environment. From there Sam did an Honours [...]

By |2017-11-26T19:43:30+00:00April 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|25 Comments

#safariLIVE Viewer Profile: Zoomie Finds Support With WE

Janet Jones is in a good place. She is a volunteer zoomie on the Djuma cam for WildEarth, has made many friends and is planning a trip to the Sabi Sand in September 2016. But things haven't always been this great. "When I discovered WE in 2009, I was in the midst of some pretty [...]

By |2017-11-26T19:43:30+00:00April 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|8 Comments

Winter Brings safariLIVE Schedule Changes

As we move into the winter months, safariLIVE will be experiencing some schedule changes, coinciding with the later sunrise and earlier sunset here in the southern hemisphere. From April 1, the schedule will be as follows:Sunrise Safari:06:00 - 09:00 CAT00:00 - 03:00 Eastern21:00 - 00:00 PacificSunset Safari:15:30 - 18:30 CAT09:30 - 12:30 Eastern06:30 - 09:30 [...]

By |2016-05-10T23:28:09+00:00March 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|7 Comments

The Cat Report 18th – 25th March

Saturday the 19th of MarchLate on the sunset safari Brent managed to catch up with one of the Birmingham boys. It is not immediately clear if this is the same individual, that was spotted with the somewhat unenthusiastic Nkuhuma lioness, the previous day. After some debate with the viewer it is agreed this is not [...]

By |2016-06-18T09:40:46+00:00March 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment

#EagleWatch 2016 Has Begun

It's that time of year again when the bald eagles set about raising the next generation of fliers. The Pittsburgh Hays Eagle nest has already had two hatches this breeding season. Mom and Dad Hays are keeping a close watch and are doing well to defend their babies. They have one remaining egg, which is [...]

By |2017-11-26T19:43:30+00:00March 24th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on #EagleWatch 2016 Has Begun

#safariLIVE Viewer Profile: Kids of the Live Drives

The kids of the live drives, are not limited to the cubs, calves, lambs, pups and chicks of the wildlife we see on Djuma and Arathusa. Curious, humorous and eager to learn, the human children who join us for safariLIVE always have something to say. From the sweet Gracie in Ohio, to the kids of [...]

By |2017-11-26T19:43:30+00:00March 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|3 Comments

The Cat Report 11th – 18th March

The Cat Report 11th - 18th MarchFriday the 11th of MarchRoaring week lay ahead for the crew at safariLIVE! It all kicked off the sunset safari with the long missed Styx pride, they were found on the southern boundary of Djuma. Fat and flat they lazed in the wake of a newly deceased buffalo. An [...]

By |2016-06-18T09:40:52+00:00March 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment

#safariLIVE Viewer Profile: Wilson’s Wildlife Wanderlust

Holly Wilson is going to be embarking on her next trip to the African continent this August. So far she has seen South Africa, Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe. She made these trips with her late husband Howie from 2001 and 2006. "We discovered that the WildEarth drives became an extension to our trips and the next [...]

By |2017-11-26T19:43:31+00:00March 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|2 Comments

The Weekly Cat Report 5th – 11th March and Leopard cub update!

The Weekly Cat Report 5th - 11th MarchSaturday the 5th of March An incredible start to the week! We sadly said goodbye to presenter Scott Dyson and director Nicki Austin, but as the magical pair enjoyed the last of their endless safari on Djuma private game reserve, none other than Karula came out to send [...]

By |2017-11-26T19:43:31+00:00March 11th, 2016|Uncategorized|2 Comments