Conservation

Rhinos, reefs & turtles

When Marthie Visser and her daughter embarked on a nine-day guided adventure to explore Zululand in all its glory, they never expected that it would be a life-changing, mystical experience. They share their emotional journey.

Not tonight Josephine

Another Bush Babes first. An adventure where women get to live their childhood dreams of working with animals and experiencing what it would be like to become a wildlife veterinarian. This is the vision that Leilani Basson, founder and owner of Bush Babes Conservation and Adventures had when she created this first-of-its-kind adventure for civilians. And of course, it just had to include a helicopter to make things real. The first-ever Game Vet Adventure was held in 2017. Fast forward to 2022 and it has become one of Bush Babes’ signature and most popular adventures

Boots on the ground

Just a bunch of ordinary women making an extraordinary difference. Bush Babes Conservation and Adventures hosted their first “boots-on-the-ground” intervention to remove snares in the Hoedspruit area and worked alongside the amazing dogs and handlers from K9 Conservation. Despite the horror and dread of seeing first-hand what rangers have to deal with on a daily basis and what really happens to animals being trapped, there was a lot of beauty and blessings. And a Babe christened “Balbyter”…

Mom & daughter on a mission

When eight-year-old Sabria Basson started Cheetah Cubs Conservation Adventures in 2021, a nature conservation club for children, it was no surprise.

Adventure with a cause

Alti Fouché a filmmaker and adventurer reconnected with nature and the rhino cause through the important work done by Insimbi Legacy Projects.

The four P’s of bird photography

The four most important aspects of birding and bird photography are: Patience, Perseverance, Practice and Passion. Marette Bennett from Refined Edges Wildlife Photography and Training