Explore 80+ parks and reserves

The Wild Card provides one year’s unlimited access to more than 80 parks and reserves in Southern Africa. You...

Mind-blowing photo exhibition

For a dose of wild beauty, visit Cape Town’s Iziko South African Museum to view a wildlife and nature...

Fancy spending the night in a hide?

Bird hides are much more than secluded hotspots for spying on bird and animal life. At some you can...

Storytelling: teaching kids about conservation

How do you teach children about nature conservation? Wild magazine editor Romi Boom reached out to a small West...

Field testing the new tree ID app

Few things intimidate me as much as botany, especially trees. The taxonomy is daunting, identifying species challenging, and discovering...
Editor's Picks
Explore 80+ parks and reserves
Events
Mind-blowing photo exhibition
Adventure
Fancy spending the night in a hide?
Conservation
Storytelling: teaching kids about conservation
News
Field testing the new tree ID app

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About Wild Card

Nature travel is our game

Wild Card members enjoy a year’s free access to our protected areas. They also support conservation. Why you should join.

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Your sightings

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These wildlife and nature encounters left us speechless. See what other Wild travellers witnessed.

 
Events

9 December 2017: Kids events

Celebrate the summer school break with fun and informative kids events that are all about appreciating nature. Join Wild and Cape Union Mart for enjoyable and educational experiences with reptiles, snakes and spiders. Held in Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg, these events for the entire family are absolutely FREE.

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Wild Nature

Birds of a feather pilfer together

Sociable weavers are cute, gregarious birds, renowned for the massive nests they build. But just how far would they go for the right nesting material? This nature photographer’s discovery could ruffle quite a few feathers.

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Events

Mind-blowing photo exhibition

For a dose of wild beauty, visit Cape Town’s Iziko South African Museum to view a wildlife and nature photo explosion. The award-winning images of Nature’s Best Photography Africa will be on show until March 2018.

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Adventure

Fancy spending the night in a hide?

Bird hides are much more than secluded hotspots for spying on bird and animal life. At some you can even spend the night. It’s your chance to briefly co-exist with wild creatures without any disturbance from other hide visitors.

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News

Field testing the new tree ID app

Few things intimidate me as much as botany, especially trees. The taxonomy is daunting, identifying species challenging, and discovering on foot with a bulky field guide in hand is no fun at all. But a brand new app makes the world of trees a lot easier and more accessible.

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Popular posts

Eagle Canyon Golf Day: 22 September 2017

The SANParks Honorary Rangers, West Rand Region, cordially invites you to join us for a round of golf at the Eagle Canyon Golf Estate.

Driving in Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park – What is the correct tyre pressure?

When you enter the park you are requested to deflate your tyres to 1.6 or 1.5 bar. Please heed this advice – for two very good reasons.