Giraffe pictures 101: how to get the perfect shot

It’s one of the iconic African animals because of its size, pattern and elegance. What’s more, a great giraffe...

What type of camper are you?

There’s nothing better than pitching your tent in a wild and beautiful place. But where to go for your...

The Wild Parks Challenge: quarter 2 winner

Just how many parks and reserves will you visit in one year? That’s what the Wild Parks Challenge is...

Get to know the oddball aardvark

Talk about distinctive! The aardvark might just be the most unusual-looking animal in the bush. But its looks aren’t...

Dreamy desert stays in our beautiful parks

Think deserts are barren and boring? With rich birdlife, breathtaking vistas and peace and tranquillity, these arid parks are...
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Giraffe pictures 101: how to get the perfect shot
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What type of camper are you?
Competitions
The Wild Parks Challenge: quarter 2 winner
Wild Nature
Get to know the oddball aardvark
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Dreamy desert stays in our beautiful parks

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Wild Card members enjoy a year’s free access to our protected areas. Their support helps us conserve our fauna and flora for the future. Here’s why you should join.

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Events

16 May 2019: Snakes talk

It’s a snake eat snake world out there… We picture snakes hunting birds and mammals, but did you know that some also target their own kind? Join us for a fascinating talk to learn more about the snakes that eat…

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Photography

Capture your Addo moment and win big!

In Addo Elephant National Park you have all the elements for a great picture. With Addo’s wide vistas, lush greenery and rich wildlife setting the scene, all that’s missing is your magic touch. Stand a chance to win fantastic prizes when you capture your special moment at South Africa’s third largest national park.

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Photo Stories

Grumpy crocodile can’t catch a break

Given that its bird hide is a renowned relaxation spot, Kruger’s Lake Panic may seem like something of a misnomer. But in 2016, when Christoph Bühler photographed a showdown between three fearsome crocodiles, he showed that, on occasion, this watering hole lives up to its name.

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With her keen sense of smell, Brin is helping CapeNature save the geometric tortoise from extinction, in the first dog project in South Africa aimed at live target detection.