Tag Archive: rhino

ISIBINDI – Rhino Parade

The Thanda wildlife team joined Wildlands Conservation Trust representatives at the unveiling of the latest “Rhino Parade Art” at Durban’s King Shaka International Airport. This beautiful decorated representative of the threatened Rhino Species display to… Continue reading

World Rhino Day!

Today is Wold Rhino Day – This is a chance to raise awareness and support for these prehistoric creatures. Over 600 rhinos have been killed this year in South Africa alone, that is… Continue reading

Fight for Rhinos

Africa has lost more than 100,000 Rhinos in the past 45 years – Over 2,000 Rhinos have been killed by poachers in South Africa since 2008 – Over 600 this year alone. The… Continue reading

Working together …

To help and protect Rhinos and other species on  the reserve, Thanda Private Game Reserve is working together with WILDCON Safaris and Events – http://www.wildconevents.co.za. WILDCON provides the funding for conservation events. In this… Continue reading

Evening Drinks!

This afternoon we followed a few of Thanda’s White Rhino on there way to a waterhole. The guest on my vehicles enjoyed watching these large creatures “filling up” before they went back to… Continue reading

Rhino Communication Center

If you think that this White Rhino bull is just scraping his dung around you are mistaken. He is actually adding important information to this Rhino Communication Center, called a Midden. The same location is… Continue reading

Lions and Wine!

With two guest from Germany – staying for 12 nights at Thanda – we planned some game drives in rather remote areas of the reserve. When we drove in a very hilly area we… Continue reading

One more way to fight …

Fight Rhino Poaching from the Air! ZAP-Wing is a partnership between the provincial conservation agency Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife and Project Rhino KZN. 24 game reserves (300,000ha) in northern KwaZulu-Natal currently benefit from daily… Continue reading

I am big and you better watch it!

This small male White Rhino calf put us in our place! He came right up to the vehicle (which was standing below his level) and showed us his “big” horn, jumped up and… Continue reading

Rare Sightings!

Sorry for not blogging for a few days. I was very busy guiding and teaching photography. Now I am off work for seven days 🙂 So, I thought I share a few recent… Continue reading