sibuya game reserve

August 29, 2018

Southern Right Whales

What a privilege to have seen these amazing creatures from our beaches in Kenton-On-Sea.
July 29, 2018

Giraffe Fun Facts

The giraffe is a genus of African even-toed ungulate mammals, the tallest living terrestrial animals and the largest ruminants. The genus currently consists of one species, Giraffa camelopardalis, the type species.
April 30, 2018

Vervet Monkeys

The five distinct subspecies can be found mostly throughout Southern Africa and commonly found on Sibuya Game Reserve, as well as some of the eastern countries.
January 22, 2018

Wildebeest – Did you know?

The ungainly gnu (pronounced “g-new” or simply “new”) earned the Afrikaans name wildebeest, or “wild beast,” for the menacing appearance presented by its large head, shaggy mane, pointed beard, and sharp, curved horns.
January 22, 2018

Antelope Facts: Nyala

Did you know: The nyala does not show signs of territoriality, and individuals areas can overlap each others.
December 21, 2017

Little Five Game

The term little five was brought to life, after safari tourists' successful wildlife experience of the big five in Southern Africa.
December 21, 2017

The Big Five Game

In Africa, the big five game animals are the lion, leopard, rhinoceros (both black and white species), elephant, and Cape buffalo.
November 30, 2017

Rinkhals

The rinkhals, or ring-necked spitting cobra, is a species of venomous snake found in parts of Southern Africa including Sibuya Game Reserve.
November 30, 2017

Caracal

The caracal inhabits forests, savannas, marshy lowlands, semi-deserts and scrub forests and can be found on the Sibuya Game Reserve.
October 23, 2017

The African buffalo

The African buffalo is one of the most successful grazers in Africa. It lives in swamps and floodplains, as well as mopane grasslands and forests of the major mountains of Africa and also found on Sibuya Game Reserve.
October 23, 2017

Giant African land snail

Lissachatina fulica is a species of large land snail that belong in the Achatinidae family. It is also known as the giant African snail or giant African land snail.
September 26, 2017

Warthog

The most commonly seen wild pig in the African bush.
August 23, 2017

Angraecum Pusillum (Dwarf Orchid)

One of the smallest tree orchids (angraecum pusillum) found on Sibuya - its size is about 5 cm and the size of the flowers is only 3 mm.
August 23, 2017

White-backed vulture

Africa’s most common large vulture, the white-backed vulture (Gyps africanus) is an accomplished scavenger that feeds on the carcasses of Africa’s large animals.
July 25, 2017

Water Monitor

This rather large species of water monitor (Varanus niloticus) is also known as a leguaan in South Africa. These lizards can grow up to 2.5 meters long.
July 25, 2017

Mantis

Mantises are mostly ambush predators, but a few ground-dwelling species are found actively pursuing their prey.
June 22, 2017

Great egret

It builds tree nests in colonies close to water and commonly seen on the banks of the Kariega River on the Sibuya Game Reserve.

Account Holder: Sibuya Game Reserve & Lodge (Pty) Ltd
Bank Name: NEDBANK
Branch Code: 198765
Account Number: 1 156 708 079
Swift code: NEDSZAJJ