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An incredible journey comes to an end, but actually, it is only the beginning

23 Mar
HP Week 8 (40)

Today we look back on a journey that was full of incredible experiences that moved us deeply and that we will never forget. We were apart of so many special experiences such as being present at two animal dartings on Amakhala Game Reserve. Having the privilege of being on the front line of a lion […]

Lions, Lions and more Lions! A memorable Week 8

08 Mar
HP Week 8 (40)

One of my most memorable moments this week was being able to take my fellow students out on my mock assessment game drive! We had the opportunity to view an elephant up close from the vehicle. My first feeling was that she was a bit too close for comfort which made me nervous but it […]

Whisker Wednesday – With a twist!

24 Feb
Neil Bromhall :Science Photo Library

When you hear the word ‘whiskers’ the mind tends to go to images of fluffy and hairy critters, but let’s take a moment to look at one of the strangest, yet one of the most interesting whiskered animals….the Naked Mole-Rat. It’s difficult to know where to even start with this bizarre little creature. Naked Mole-rats […]

My love for Nature was sparked at a young age, here’s how and why

22 Feb
HP Week 6 (20)

Growing up in the Eastern Cape with both parents involved with Amakhala Game Reserve my love for nature was sparked at a young age. At the young age of 4 years old, it is my dream to become a so-called ‘game ranger’. I used to set up my plastic animals in my bedroom and use […]

Everything you need to know about the last 2 weeks at Ulovane!

08 Feb
Students climbing White Milkwood

Living an untroubled and exciting life close to wild animals in the heart of nature. Having lunch and a nap under a tree on a hot day. Somehow this sounds strange in these crazy times but believe me it is possible. Here at Ulovane you have unforgettable experiences and learn the most interesting things about […]