All posts tagged: "Welgevonden game reserve"

Stretching the Makweti Safari Lodge way

Never mind downward-facing dog, this baboon troop at Makweti are reinventing yoga moves as they get their stretch – and sip – in.

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New addition to Makweti’s monkey troop

It’s a boy, and he belongs to a very proud pair of Vervet monkey parents at Makweti Safari Lodge.

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Makweti plays ball with local community

October 18, 2017 By Community Comments Off

Giving back to the local community is something Makweti Safari Lodge is passionate about. Located 39km from the township of Vaalwater, we sponsor the Zebras Football Club, who are popularly known as the Makweti Zebras and play for the Waterberg District Football Association.

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Cheetah Male in burnt area

This adult male Cheetah has been regularly seen in the Southern Plains, which recently burnt in a wild fire.

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Night-time happenings at Makweti

July 27, 2017 By Experience Comments Off

It is easy to forget that while humans are active during the day, there are millions of species which choose the night hours to get moving.

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Monkey talk echoes the bush telegraph

July 17, 2017 By Experience Comments Off

The cute and comical Vervet monkey is a staple for any southern African bushveld visit, and Makweti is no exception.

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Makweti featured in wildlife book by renowned American photographer

September 30, 2016 By Events Comments Off

Professional photographer Michael Fairchild has a deep love for adventure, travel and wildlife. His latest book, Winged Wonders, is a collection of images representing some of his favourite birds captured on film or digital media since 1970. Michael, along with his wife Susie Maria Willett, visited Makweti Safari Lodge and spent time exploring and meeting

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