News | 2020-02-11 15:22:21
On Friday, November 8th Home Affairs Minister Aaron Motsoaledi signed a directive that allows foreign children to enter South Africa whilst only carrying a pass
Wildlife | 2020-02-11 15:22:16
It’s logical to believe that the zebra is in fact a horse that developed stripes as a means of survival in the wild. However, zebras are no more horses than don
Wildlife | 2020-02-11 15:22:14
Most bird species in the Thornybush Private Nature Reserve start feathering their nests during the rainy season. But the southern yellow-billed hornbill has one
News | 2020-02-11 15:22:10
Every year, South Africa takes time to recognise the role of women in South Africa’s society. At Thornybush, we support and celebrate the women among us every d
Wildlife | 2020-02-11 15:22:01
With all the emphasis placed on rhino and elephant conservation, little public attention has been called to the plight of one of Africa’s most recently endanger
Wildlife | 2020-02-11 15:21:50
Black mamba is a name strikes fear into the heart of every African. This fearsome reptile is highly venomous, super-fast (reaching speeds of up to 11km per hour
Wildlife | 2020-02-11 15:21:43
While plants are hardly sentient beings, some of them know their stuff when it comes to beating off the bad guys. Some species have developed ways to make thems
Recipes | 2020-02-11 15:20:49
Guests on safari at Monwana Lodge tend to rave about our Sticky Pork lollipops once they get home. Here’s how you can recreate this simple favourite in your own
Team | 2020-02-11 15:20:10
Hailing all the way from neighbouring Zimbabwe, Sissa Nqwenya works as a butler at Chapungu Tented Bush Camp. Read more about Sissa and how her passion for trav
Community Projects | 2020-02-11 15:19:08
Thornybush assisted Malphia Honwane, a local community member, in his vision of creating a little year end fun! The Malphia Honwane Annual Games was held in the
News | 2020-02-09 12:04:46
When you visit any of the Thornybush Lodges, feel free to ask your guide about the Field Guides Association of Southern Africa (FGASA). All our guides are quali
Community Projects | 2020-01-23 08:45:09
The Scout Troop of Utah built themselves a new garden, thanks to the help of some super volunteers celebrating Mandela Day 2018!
Wildlife | 2020-01-23 08:43:41
The lilac breasted roller, a most colourful and splendid bird to spot; but not quite delightful to hear.
Wildlife | 2020-01-23 08:41:36
The butterfly – often noticed for its beauty but rarely praised for its tenacity and survival despite some pretty tough odds.
Community Projects | 2020-01-23 08:38:01
We celebrate the amazing achievements by Sierra Nevada College volunteers, all completed on their most recent visit.