Wild dogs and Mofazi Ingala on baboon kill

On the 25th of February Rex and Alex headed out, searching for the hidden sun under the thick African clouds and for what was hiding around the next corner!Rexon wanted to go and see what was happening at the local waterhole and headed towards Gowrie main. Just onto Gowrie main- west of Shabam road the [...]

By |2016-06-18T08:19:50+00:00February 26th, 2008|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Tank and Gowrie broken … again!

WE managed to get the starter motor sorted out and now we have another problem. This time the distributor on the Tank has worn out one of its parts, and, you guessed it, they don't make them anymore. So James is on his way into Hoedspruit where he will manufacture a new part with the [...]

By |2016-06-18T08:19:56+00:00February 22nd, 2008|Uncategorized|13 Comments

The ‘Tank’ needs help.

Yesterday evening, during Dinamossi's try out drive, the Tank's starter motor broke again. This has happened a few times before and is partly due to the constant stopping and starting and partly because the Tank is made up of a Chev engine, a Landrover Discovery gearbox and the rest is a Landrover Defender. Jan and [...]

By |2016-06-18T08:19:58+00:00February 19th, 2008|Uncategorized|9 Comments

Hunting with wild dogs!

On the afternoon of the 13th February Pieter heard Charles on the Djuma radio channel report two wild dogs heading for Quarantine from Philemons cut line. WE had just left the big grassy plain known as Quarantine where a large heard of Impala were graizing as they meandered to Gowrie waterhole.A few minutes later WE [...]

By |2017-11-26T19:44:15+00:00February 16th, 2008|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Sorry to keep you hanging around.

Over the past few days a whole bunch of technical problems have presented themselves simultaneously. An uninterupted power supply failed, which is mainly why you have been seeing the sorry sign so often, the chargers have not been working properly, which is why WE have had battery problems, the main video switch in the final [...]

By |2017-11-26T19:44:16+00:00February 4th, 2008|Uncategorized|1 Comment

… and the try outs continue …

WE are going to be seeing a few new faces in the next days. Starting with this afternoon when Patrick will be doing the second part of the drive. Patrick is from the small village of Dixie just outside the Sabi Sands reserve, which is also Rexon's and Texan's home. Patrick has been guiding for [...]

By |2016-06-18T08:29:36+00:00February 2nd, 2008|Uncategorized|1 Comment

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