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Why did the giraffes cross the road?

Why did the giraffes cross the road? Well they didn't, is the answer. And it wasn't a road, but a river, actually. I can tell you though, that it was a very bizarre sight to see six giraffes pacing along the edge of the Sand River, up and down, up and down, trying to find a place to cross. One by one, they took it in …
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The circle of scavengers

Circling vultures overhead is not an unusual occurrence in the lowveld. But when they put their landing gear out and dive down to the ground, you know there is something there worth checking out. We arrived at the "scene of the crime" to a mass of vultures, some perched in the trees, others hoping on the ground, and then …
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Start your safari engines

Sir Richard Branson loves the African Bush for its fascinating sights, breath-taking wilderness and sunrise safaris. Our team creates the magic that makes up the true spirit of Ulusaba, and our aim is to make sure you won't want to leave at the end of your stay! Conservation Manager Trevor Savage has witnessed plenty of …
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It's cat's life

With summer fast approaching it seems like a distant memory when Hlangisa's cubs were first introduced to our guests. It has been an absolute pleasure watching them grow and really start to explore their surroundings. I remember when I first saw the two cubs walking unsteadily around the base of a large jackalberry tree. …

A little bird told us...

Join us for #sofasafari! We're live today at 2pm GMT from the Olare Motorogi Conservancy with the team from… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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  • 2020 February
  • 25th February 2020
    Hyena havoc On a golden summer morning, an unfortunate wildebeest and one of Africa’s most m …
  • 2020 April
  • 15th April 2020
    On Monday afternoon, safari enthusiasts around the world gathered their herds (friends, family, …
    22nd April 2020
    Whilst everyone was watching at home around the world, our Rangers at Ulusaba brought us the second …
    29th April 2020
    The moment we had all been waiting for finally arrived - Tlangisa the female leopard and her two …
  • 2020 May
  • 6th May 2020
    After bumping into a couple of bachelor groups of elephants over the past few weeks, the Rangers at …
    12th May 2020
    800-feet above the wilderness, this week’s safari kicked off in a spectacular spot, Rock Lodge. P …
    21st May 2020
    The most magical time in the bush, during golden hour, is one not to miss and safari viewers soaked …
    27th May 2020
    This week’s #SofaSafari started with Stuart causing a slight delay as he was still in makeup…we wer …
  • 2020 June
  • 3rd June 2020
    This week’s #SofaSafari opened with a remarkable view of a bull elephant who had dropped by to w …
    10th June 2020
    This was a particularly special episode as it began with the Ulusaba rangers showing us a very rare …
  • 2020 July
  • 3rd July 2020
    We began this episode of #SofaSafari from Ulusaba in the copper-hued surroundings of the Sabi Sands …
    6th July 2020
    This week's #sofasafari was a new experience as we joined Stuart, Trevor, Brad (on camera) and …
    13th July 2020
    For episode 14 of #sofasafari we joined Brad, Trevor, our tracker, Steve, on camera, and Janine, on …
    20th July 2020
    We joined Stuart and Brad for episode 15 of #sofasafari beside a sand river. The Ulusaba Rangers …
  • 2020 September
  • 22nd September 2020
    The 22nd September 2020 is World Rhino Day. Liam Burrough, Specialist Field Guide at Ulusaba, in …
  • 2020 October
  • 6th October 2020
    The global pandemic saw the difficult decision to close Ulusaba to guests in March 2020 and while …