Djuma Game Reserve Game Drives from October 2009 to January 2010

DATE: 2009/11/27

AM: DRIVE

One male Leopard (Jordan) walking south of Gowrie Dam.
Eleven Buffalo Bulls grazing around Galago Shortcut.
Three male Lions (Styx) sleeping at one eye pan
Five female Lions (Styx) sleeping at one eye pan
Two Elephant bulls grazing around Sandypatch North





PM: DRIVE

One male Leopard (Kurula’s cub) laying down at Gowrie Dam South
One male Rhino grazing around Krugerpark Boundary
One female Leopard (Kurula) walking along the road of Twin Dam Rd
Three Buffalo Bulls laying in mud at Tamboti Dam
Two elephant Bulls grazing around Triple “M” South





DATE: 2009/11/28

AM: DRIVE

One male Leopard (Vula) lying on top of the termite mount at Kudu Rd
One male and one female Leopard (Kurula and cub) walking East of Gowrie Cutline
Breeding herd of Elephants grazing around at Mamba Rd
Three Buffalo Bulls grazing around at Rebecca’s Rd





PM: DRIVE

One male Leopard (Jordan) feeding on Impala at Nyala road North
Breeding herd of Elephants drinking at Treehouse Dam
One male Rhino grazing around North at big Dam
Three Buffalo Bulls grazing around at Nyala Rd North





DATE: 2009/11/29

AM: DRIVE

Breeding herd of Elephants grazing East at Sandypatch North
Breeding herd of Buffalo’s sleeping on the boundary by Sydney’s Dam
One female Lion (Nkuhuma) laying down at Python Rd
One male Rhino grazing along the boundary at Manyaleti boundary
One female Leopard (Kurula) stalking the impala at Quarantine
Three Buffalo Bulls grazing around at Gowrie Cutline





PM: DRIVE

Eight Buffalo Bulls grazing around at Zoë’s Rd
One female Leopard (Thandy) laying on top of tree at Philemon’s Cutline
Two female Rhinos grazing around at South Philemon
Four male Rhino’s grazing around at South of Philemon’s Cutline
One female Lion (Nkuhuma) laying down at East West Cutline





DATE: 2009/11/30

AM: DRIVE

Breeding herd of Elephants grazing to the south at Gowrie Cutline
Two Buffalo Bulls laying down at Sourplum Rd





PM: DRIVE

One male Rhino lying in mud at Lionpan Clearing
Two male Elephants grazing around at Rebecca’s Rd
Three male Rhino’s grazing around West of Buffelshoek Airstrip
Two female Rhino’s running across Central to the South at Hyena Rd


SPECIAL SIGHTINGS

One male Serval hunting mice at Hippo Pool Rd

DATE: 2009/12/01

AM: DRIVE

Didn’t go on drive this morning.



PM: DRIVE

Two male Elephants grazing around at Zoë’s Rd
Two male young Leopards eating an impala lamb at Zoë’s Rd
One female Leopard (Kurula) laying on top of Marula tree at Vuyatela Access
One male Rhino grazing around the Rd to the North of Rock Rd
Breeding herd of Elephants grossing Gowrie main to the South in Ledwood Rd
Seven Buffalo Bulls grazing around at Rebecca’s Rd
Two Buffalo Bulls laying down at Aubrey’s Rd





DATE: 2009/12/02

AM: DRIVE

Styx pride laying down at Kaalkol



PM: DRIVE

Didn’t do drive this afternoon.



DATE: 2009/12/05

AM: DRIVE

Didn’t go on drive this morning


PM: DRIVE

Four male Cheetahs lying down at Lion Clearing
Two male Rhino’s walking along the road at Gowrie Buffelshoek Cutline
One male Leopard (Kurula’s cub) laying down at Quarantine
Breeding herd of Buffalo’s laying down, some grazing at Cheetah cutline

DATE; 2009/12/06

AM: DRIVE

Breeding herd of Elephants grazing around at Kudu Rd
Breeding herd of Buffalo’s lying down at Kudu Rd
Seven female Styx pride lying down at Central Rd
Two female and one male unknown animal laying down at Firstrock
One male Leopard (Kurula’s cub) laying down at Qaurantine
One female White Cloth walking along the road at Euphorbia Rd





PM: DRIVE

Four male and two female Rhino’s grazing east along the culture at Gowrie Buffelshoek Cutline
Seven female Lions (Styx) sleeping at Central junction Hornbill
One male Leopard (Mvuhula) static grazing around at Sandypatch South





DATE; 2009/12/07

AM: DRIVE

One male Elephant drinking at Galago Dam
Two male Buffalo bulls lying down south of Gowrie Dam
One male Leopard (Kurula’s cub) feeding on tortoise south of Gowrie Dam
Two male Buffalo Bulls grazing around at Longpole East




PM: DRIVE

One male Rhino grazing around at pipeline junction Cheetah Cutline
One male Elephant grazing around at Buffelshoek Airstrip
Two male Buffalo Bulls lying on mud at Nyala Rd North
One male Buffalo Bull static grazing around at Nyala Dam East






DATE: 2009/12/08

AM: DRIVE

One male and two female Rhinos lying down west of Buffelshoek dam
Two male Lions (Mapogo) laying down East of Cheetah cutline
Five female and one male Styx laying down West of Kaalkol
One male Rhino walking along the boundary at Kruger Boundary
One male Rhino running towards first rock East of Paradise Beach
One female Leopard (Kurula) lying on top of the Marula tree South of Gowrie Main
Breeding herd of Buffalo’s lying down next to the rock West of Sandypatch




PM: DRIVE

One female Leopard walking along the road at Weaversnest Rd
Two male Lions (Mapogo) laying down East of Cheetah Cutline
Two female and one male Lion (Kuhuma) walking to Kruger boundary East of Cruse Camp
Two male Rhinos grazing on a firebreak East of Cruse Camp





DATE: 2009/12/09

AM: DRIVE

One male Elephant drinking at Kayamanzi Dam
Two male Rhinos walking in mud East-West Cutline




PM: DRIVE

Two male Leopards (Kurula’s cubs) playing around the clearing at Quarantine
One male Elephant grazing around at Galago Clearing
Two male Rhinos wallowing on mud at three in a Row Pan
Eighteen Buffalo Bulls laying down at three in arrow Pan








DATE: 2009/12/10

AM: DRIVE

One female Leopard (Nkanyini) laying on top of a tree at Kobus se Dam
Two male Rhinos grazing around at Sandypatch
Thirteen Buffalo Bulls lying down at Freestate Clearing
Breeding Herd of Elephants walking to the North at Quarantine




PM: DRIVE

One female and one male Lion feeding on a Wildebeest at Sandypatch North
One female Leopard (Kurula) walking to the West at Rubbish Dump
One male and one female Leopard (Kurula and cub) feeding on a baby Impala at Quarantine
Fifteen Buffalo Bulls grazing around at Galago Shortcut
One male Elephant grazing around at Quarantine





DATE: 2009/12/11

AM: DRIVE

One male leopard (Kurula’s cub) laying down North of bush braai at Quarantine
Six male rhinos grazing to the West at Galago clearing
One female lion lying down north of Gowrie main East of Cheetah Cutline
One female and two male Leopards (Kurula and cubs) feeding on a impala at Bateleur Rd
Three Buffalo Bulls laying on mud at Twins Dam





PM: DRIVE

Two male Rhinos grazing around West of Buffelshoek Airstrip
Breeding herd of Elephants grazing to the south at Mamba Rd
One female Leopard (Thandy) drinking at Tree house Dam
Three Buffalo Bulls lying on mud at Twin dam Rd
Two male Lions (Manyeleti) laying down at Jordan’s Dam


DATE: 2009/12/12

AM: DRIVE

Six male and one female Rhino grazing along the cutline at Cheetah Cutline
One female Leopard (White Cloth) stalking a Impala at Pipeline Rd
Four Buffalo Bulls grazing around Quarie Pan Rd




PM: DRIVE

One female Leopard (Kurula) walking across the lodge to the East at Quarantine
Two male Elephants grazing around at Central road
One female Leopard (Thandy) lying on top of a tree
Seven Buffalo Bulls drinking at Talbot dam





DATE: 2009/12/13

AM: DRIVE

Six female and one male Styx laying down North of Nkorro sign




PM: DRIVE

One male Leopard (Mafufunyana) walking west towards tree house at Weaversnest Rd
One female Lion (Kuhuma) laying down next to the road at Chitwa new Access
Five female and one male Lion (Styx) laying down at Kudu Rd
Breeding herd of Elephants walking across the Fordan’s dam at Freestate Clearing
Four Buffalo Bulls laying aside the water at Gowrie Dam













DATE: 2009/12/14

AM: DRIVE

Two female and one male Lion (Manyeleti) walking across the access to the East South of Galago camp
Two female Rhinos grazing to the west, west of Buffelshoek Airstrip
Two male and one female Lion (Manyeleti) feeding on buffalo kill South of Kudu corner
Two male and one female Lion (Manyeleti) laying down on a firebreak at Kruger Boundary
Seven Buffalo Bulls laying down next to the road at Longpole East
One female and two male Leopards (Kurula and cubs) feeding on a impala at Gowrie Main





PM: DRIVE

One male and two female Lions (Kuhuma) laying down west of Paul Kruger Cam
Two Buffalo Bulls grazing around a Galago Shortcut
One male Elephant walking towards Freestate at Longpole West
Two male and one female Lion (Manyeleti) feeding on buffalo kill East of Nkorro
One male Leopard (Kurula’s cub) stalking the impalas East of Quarantine





DATE: 2009/12/15

AM: DRIVE

One male and two female Lions (Styx) laying down at Twindam Rd Junction Mamba Rd.
Six female Lions (Styx) laying down South of Treehouse Dam





PM: DRIVE

Five Buffalo Bulls laying beside the water at Gowrie Dam
One male Rhino fighting with the young elephant bull at the Freestate Clearing
One Elephant Bull fighting with the bull Rhino at Freestate Clearing
One male Leopard (Mvula) walking to the South at Central Rd
Eight female Styx stalking the Impalas at Quarantine

DATE: 2009/12/16

AM: DRIVE

Breeding herd of Elephants grazing to the south at Kudu Rd
One male Rhino walking west along the access East of Gowrie Dam
Two male and one female Lion (Manayeleti) laying down on a boundary East of Nkorro
Four Buffalo Bulls lying on mud at Impala Plain
One Elephant Bull walking north to Cruse camp at Lion Pan




PM: DRIVE

Breeding herd of Elephants walking towards Nyala South at Spaghetti Junction
Two male and one female Lion (Manyeleti) laying down East of Nkorro
Two male and one female Lion (Manyeleti) laying down North of Galago
One male Rhino running across central at Drakensburg Drive
Breeding herd of Elephants walking across the cutline together at Ngala Cutline
Breeding herd of Buffalo grazing towards the boundary at Big Dam East
Breeding herd of elephants grazing towards the boundary at Lion Pan East
Four Buffalo Bulls lying on mud at Jordan’s Dam




DATE: 2009/12/17

AM: DRIVE

One female and two male Leopards (Kurula and cubs) feeding on Impala East of Sydney’s Dam
Breeding herd of buffalos drinking water at Sydney’s Dam
Breeding herd of Elephants grazing around at Rebecca’s Road
Six Buffalo Bulls laying down at Galago Access




PM: DRIVE

Two female Rhinos wallowing on mud at Threepan Clearing
Seventeen Buffalo Bulls grazing on clearing a Threepan clearing
Four female Rhinos walking towards the females east of Cruse Camp
Two male and one female Lion (Manyeleti) laying on the west of KNP Boundary at Lionpan Clearing
Two male Leopards (Kurula’s cubs) laying down at Aubrey’s Rd
One female Leopard (Kurula) chasing the impalas at Sandypatch
One Buffalo Bull walking along the road to the north at Tamboti Rd

DATE: 2009/12/18

AM: DRIVE

One Elephant Bull drinking water at Treehouse Dam
One female Leopard (Nkanyini) lying on top of a tree at Milkberry dam
Two male and one female Lion (Manyeleti) laying down at Hardekool Dam
Seventeen Buffalo Bulls laying inside the water at Hardekool Dam




PM: DRIVE

Two male Lions (Mapogo) laying down at Diagonal Rd
Breeding herd of Elephants grazing around North-West of Big Dam
Three Buffalo Bulls lying inside the water
One male Leopard (Mafufunyana) walking along the road at Triple “M” North
Breeding herd of Elephants grazing to the South at Ngala Rd North
Four females and one male Rhino grazing on a firebreak at KNP Boundary
Two male Rhinos drinking water at Galago Clearing




DATE: 2009/12/19

AM: DRIVE

Didn’t go on a drive this morning



PM: DRIVE

Six female and one male Lion (Styx) laying down at Sandypatch
Two male and one female Rhino wallowing on mud at Sandypatch North
Breeding herd of Elephants grazing along the river to the north at Gowrie Cutline
Three Buffalo Bulls laying down inside the water at Gowrie Dam
Four Buffalo Bulls lying inside the water at Sydney’s Dam
Breeding herd of Elephants crossing the road to the South at Gowrie Buffelshoek Cutline
One male Leopard (Jordan) walking along the road at Galago Access







DATE: 2009/12/20

AM: DRIVE

One female and one male Lion (Sandypatch) walking on a road at Sandypatch
Two male and one female Lion (Manyeleti&Windmill) feeding on a Buffalo West of Galago Clearing
Six female and one male (Styx) laying down at Philemon’s cutline
One Elephant bull grazing to the south at Mvubu Rd
One Elephant Bull walking along the road to the west at Gowrie Buffelshoek Cutline
Four female Rhinos walking east into Kruger at Lionpan
Breeding herd of Buffalos laying down next to the water at Sydney’s Dam
Six Buffalo Bulls lying down on a firebreak West of Tamboti




PM: DRIVE

Six female and one male Lion (Styx) laying down at Philemon’s cutline South
One male Leopard (Mafufunyane) laying down at Zoë’s Philemon Junction
Breeding herd of Elephant walking across to the east at Vuyatela Access




DATE: 2009/12/21

AM: DRIVE

Two male Rhinos wallowing on mud at Impala plain north
Two male and one female Leopard (Kurula and cubs) feeding on Impala at Quarantine
One Elephant Bull grazing to the South at Impala Plain North




PM: DRIVE

Two male and one female Leopard (Kurula and cubs) feeding on Impala at Quarantine











DATE: 2009/12/22

AM: DRIVE

Two male and one female Leopard (Kurula and cubs) walking South at Twindam Rd
Two female and five male Rhinos static inside the river at Ngala Rd North
Two female and one male Lion (unknown) laying down at Green Pan North
Seven Buffalo Bulls laying down on mud at Central Vulturesnest




PM: DRIVE

One Elephant Bull grazing West at Philemonsdip





DATE: 2009/12/23

AM: DRIVE

Six female and one male Lion (Styx) laying down at Nkorro Clearing




PM: DRIVE

One female Leopard (Kurula) laying down at Philemonsdip
One male Leopard (Kurula’s cub) laying down at Gowrie Dam East
Fourteen Buffalo Bulls laying beside the water at Gowrie Dam
Six female and one male Lion (Styx) laying down at Nkorro Clearing
One male Rhino walking west along the Boundary at Jordan




DATE: 2009/12/24

AM: DRIVE

Breeding herd of Elephant grazing east along Rebecca’s at Zoë’s Rd
Breeding herd of Buffalo laying down at Triple “M” South
One Elephant Bull grazing around at Hunters Moon North
One male Elephant walking south at Sandypatch North

PM: DRIVE

Fourteen Buffalo Bulls laying down at Tamboti Dam
One male Rhino lying on mud at Hyena Rd
One male and one female Rhino crossing the road at Gowrie Buffelshoek
Six female and one male Lion (Styx) laying down at Buffalo Pan East




DATE: 2009/12/25

AM: DRIVE
Two male and one female Rhino grazing to the South at Sandypatch
Breeding herd of Elephants grazing to the south at Central Rd
Seven Buffalo Bulls laying down at Gowrie Dam
Two male and one female Leopard (Kurula and cubs) feeding on Python at Gowrie Buffelshoek Cutline




PM: DRIVE

Breeding herd of Elephants grazing to the East at Zoë’s Rd
Two male and one female Leopard (Kurula and cubs) laying down at Rubbing Post dam
Breeding herd of buffalos grazing towards the dam at Big Dam North
One male Rhino walking north to the cutline at Buffelshoek Dam
Breeding herd of Elephants grazing South at Philemon’s Cutline




DATE: 2009/12/26

AM: DRIVE

Nine female and two male Lions (Mapogo&Ntsalala) laying down at Arathusa Airstrip
One Elephant bull walking along the road to the North West of Buffelshoek



PM: DRIVE

One female Leopard (Kurula) hunting West of Buffelshoek
Six female and one male Lion (Styx) laying down East of Nkorro

DATE: 2009/12/27
AM: DRIVE
One male Leopard (Jordan) on kill at Gowrie Dam
Breeding herd of Buffalos grazing around at Vuyatela E exit


PM: DRIVE
One male Cheetah sleeping at Cheetah Pan
Two male Rhinos grazing around at Buffelshoek


DATE: 2009/12/28
AM: DRIVE

One male Leopard (Kurula’s cub) sleeping at Vuyatela Exit
Two female Lions (Nkuhuma) sleeping at Sandypatch
Breeding herd of Elephants grazing around at Aubrey’s Rd


PM: DRIVE

One female Leopard (Kurula) sleeping at Rebecca’s Rd
One female Leopard (Kurula) lying on top of the tree at Vuyatela Access
Four male Cheetahs hunting at Termanalia Rd
Two female Lions (Nkuhuma) laying down East of Rubbish Dump
Nine male buffalo Bulls laying inside the water at Gowrie Dam

DATE: 2009/12/29
AM: DRIVE

Two male Gichima lying down south of Manyeleti Boundary
Two male Rhinos grazing around at Freestate Clearing
Two male and one female Leopard (Kurula and cubs) hunting at Gowrie Dam


PM: DRIVE

One male Leopard (Kurula’s cub) laying down at Gowrie Dam
Two male Lions (Manyeleti) laying down at Three in a Pan
Eight female Lions (Styx) laying down at Buffelshoek Airstrip



DATE: 2009/12/30
AM: DRIVE

Two female and one male Lion (unknown) laying down at Kaya Manzi
One Elephant Bull grazing around East of Freestate Clearing

PM: DRIVE

One female Leopard (Kurula) hunting at Chela Pan
Breeding herd of Elephants grazing around at Cheetah Pan
Fifteen Buffalo Bulls laying inside the water at Gowrie Dam

DATE: 2009/12/31
AM: DRIVE

Two male and four female Lions (Nkuhuma) feeding on a Buffalo at Sydney’s Dam
Two male Leopards (Kurula’s cubs) laying down at Twin Dam Rd


PM: DRIVE

Two male Leopard (Kurula’s cubs) laying down at Twin dam Rd


DATE: 2010/01/01
AM: DRIVE

Two male and two female Lions (Manyeleti&Nkuhuma) feeding on Buffalo at Sydney’s Dam
Two Elephant Bulls drinking water at Twin Dam


PM: DRIVE

Two male and two female Lions (Manyeleti&Nkuhuma) feeding on Buffalo at Sydney’s Dam
Breeding herd of Buffalos grazing around at Buffelshoek Airstrip



DATE: 2010/01/02
AM: DRIVE

Breeding herd of Buffalos laying down at Cheetah Cutline
Two male Leopards (Kurula’s cubs) laying down at Gowrie Dam


PM: DRIVE

Two male and one female Leopard (Kurula and cubs) hunting at Twin dam’s Rd
Three male Rhinos grazing around at Rubbing Post Dam



DATE: 2010/01/03
AM: DRIVE

Two male and one female Leopard (Kurula and cubs) hunting at Tree House Dam
Two female and one male Rhino grazing around West of Hardekool


PM: DRIVE

One male Leopard (Kurula’s cub) laying down at Mamba Rd
Two female and one male Lion (unknown) laying down at Kaya Manzi
Two male Lions (Manyeleti) laying down at Three in a row Pan
One male Rhino grazing around at Cruse Cutline

DATE: 2010/01/04
AM: DRIVE

Seven female and one male Styx laying down at Euphorbia Rd
One male Leopard (Kurula’s cub) laying on top of the Amarula tree at Cheetah Cutline
One Elephant bull grazing around at Zoë’s Rd
Two male Rhinos grazing around at Rubbing Post Dam
Seven Buffalo Bulls drinking water at Tamboti Dam


PM: DRIVE

Seven female and one male Lion (Styx) laying down at Euphorbia Rd
Three male and one female Leopard (Kurula and cubs Jordan) laying down East of Inge’s Kaya



DATE : 2010/01/05
AM : DRIVE

Six female and one male Styx feeding at Nkorro
One male Cheetah laying down at Nkorro Exit
Two Elephant Bulls feeding at Vuyatela Exit

PM : DRIVE
Six female and one male Lion (Styx) feeding on wildebeest at Nkorro

DATE : 2010/01/06
AM : DRIVE

One female Leopard (Kurula) laying down at Inge’s Kaya
Breeding herd of Elephants drinking water at Gowrie Dam


PM : DRIVE

Two male Leopards (Kurula’s cubs) feeding on impala at Quarantine
Six female and one male Lion (Styx) feeding on wildebeest at Nkorro



DATE : 2010/01/07
AM : DRIVE

Two male and one female Leopard (Kurula and cubs) feeding on impala at Bush Braai site
Six female and one male Lion (Styx) laying down at Nkorro

PM: DRIVE

Four female and one male Rhino feeding at KNP Boundary
One male Leopard (Kurula’s cub) laying down at Quarantine
Breeding herd of Elephant feeding at Sydney’s Dam
Breeding herd of Buffalos feeding at Kudu Corner

DATE : 2010/01/08
AM : DRIVE

Two male Leopards (Kurula’s cubs)laying down at Quarantine
Six female and one male Lion (Styx) laying down at Graveyard Pan
Breeding herd of Buffalo laying down at Kudu corner
One male and one female Lion (Nkuhuma & Manyeleti) mating at Kaya Manzi Dam


PM : DRIVE

Two male Leopards (Kurula’s cubs) laying down at Spaghetti Junction
One female Leopard (Kurula )hunting at Bateleur Rd
Two male and two female Lions (Manyeleti&Nkuhuma) mating at Kaya Manzi


DATE : 2010/01/09
AM : DRIVE

Two female and one male Rhino laying down at Jordan’s Rd
Two male and two female Lion (Manyeleti&Nkuhuma) mating at Old Airstrip


PM:DRIVE

Two male and one female Rhino grazing to the north at Aubrey’s Rd
Two male and two female Lions (Manyeleti) mating at Old Airstrip
Breeding herd of Buffalo laying down at Central junction rhino Cutline
One male Leopard (White Cloth’s cub) drinking at Paradise Beach
Breeding herd of Elephants drinking at Nyala Dam



DATE : 2010/01/10
AM : DRIVE

Two male and one female Leopard (Kurula and cubs) hunting at Twin dam’s Rd
Six female and one male Rhino grazing around at KNP boundary junction Buffelshoek
Breeding herd of Elephants grazing around at Bufelshoek Boundary Junction Buffelshoek Dam
Breeding herd of Buffalos grazing around at Rhino Cutline


PM : DRIVE

Two male one female Rhino grazing around at Bufelshoek South
One female Leopard (Kurula) feeding on scrub hair at Buffelshoek Dam East
Breeding herd of Elephants wallowing on mud at Rubbing Post Dam
Seven Buffalo Bulls laying inside the water at Gowrie Dam
Two male Leopards (Kurula’s cubs) playing around at Gowrie Dam East
Two male and two female Lions (manyeleti) laying and mating at Dwalorite Rd




DATE : 2010/01/11
AM:DRIVE

Two females and one male Rhino grazing around at three in a Row Pan
Breeding herd of Elephants grazing around at Sandypatch


PM:DRIVE

One female Leopard (Thandy) hunting the Impala at Milwanini
Breeding herd of Elephants grazing around at Galago Access
Two female and one male Rhino drinking water at Rubbing Post Dam
Breeding herd of Buffalos grazing around at Rhino Cutline


DATE : 2010/01/12
AM : DRIVE

Six female and one male Rhino grazing around at Hardekool
Two male and one female Leopard ( Kurula and cubs) going to the south at Galago Shortcut
One Elephant Bull heading to the south at Aubrey’s Rd