A Family Feast – warning graphic content

A Family Feast – warning graphic content

The Avoca pride is our resident pride and it consists of 6 adult females and 5 cubs just over a year old. With the cubs growing in size, the pride is forced to search further afield for food as they need to increase the amount of animals caught in order to sustain...
Rhino chipping experience

Rhino chipping experience

In an effort to assist with the rhino poaching epidemic, the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve is darting and micro chipping their rhino population. The Timbavati will only be conducting these chippings from 1 May – 31 August next year as these are the cooler months...
The Graeme Naylor Museum

The Graeme Naylor Museum

A hidden gem within the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve. One of the best kept secrets in the Lowveld is the fabulous Graeme Naylor Museum, located in the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve. It’s packed with interesting and fascinating displays that unlock many secrets...
Meet Anja Meyer

Meet Anja Meyer

We would like to welcome Anja Meyer, our newest addition to the Makanyi team. She will be our Guest Photographic Specialist giving guests the opportunity to book various photographic services during their stay at Makanyi. Born in Germany but raised in Greytown, a...
Meet the team – Rico and Carmen

Meet the team – Rico and Carmen

Rico When did you start working at Makanyi? In July 2014, a year before Makanyi Lodge opened its doors to the public. Which position did you start in? General Manager How did you end up working at Makanyi Lodge?  I was the guide at another lodge and was blessed to...