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iol.co.za
Cheetah attack facility probe completeSUPPLIEDA visitor's wound after she was bitten by a cheetah at the KwaCheetah b
Cheetah attack facility probe complete
iol.co.za / Posted 14 hours ago
SUPPLIEDA visitor's wound after she was bitten by a cheetah at the KwaCheetah breeding facility in the Nambiti Game Reserve, near Ladysmith. Picture: Supplied Durban - Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife investigators have completed their inspection of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Looking out over timeless beautyDurban - Seen from a long way off, there is little about the collection of dark
Looking out over timeless beauty
iol.co.za / Posted 16 hours ago
Durban - Seen from a long way off, there is little about the collection of dark grey, sloping roofs to quicken the pulse. But, as we climbed the high ridge towards our destination, it all changed. Rhino Ridge Safari Lodge, the only private lodge in... Read more
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Daily Maverick
The recalcitrance of rhino activistsHot on the heels of the latest rhino poaching statistics, we were treated to an
The recalcitrance of rhino activists
Daily Maverick / Posted 21 hours ago
Hot on the heels of the latest rhino poaching statistics, we were treated to an op-ed by two activists, Peter Knights and Adam Welz, both representing WildAid. This lobby group is explicitly dedicated to “a world where people no longer buy wildlife... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Departments admit to acid water slip-upThirty million litres of water laden with heavy metals are being treated each d
Departments admit to acid water slip-up
Mail & Guardian / Posted 22 hours ago
Thirty million litres of water laden with heavy metals are being treated each day at a plant on Gauteng’s West Rand. This has stabilised one of the province’s three water basins and gone some way towards averting the acid mine drainage crisis. But... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The best desert holidays and toursThese unpeopled deserts, these rusty mounds of barrenness... never, never do sh
The best desert holidays and tours
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
These unpeopled deserts, these rusty mounds of barrenness... never, never do shake the glare from their harsh outlines, and fade and faint into vague perspective Not that it is difficult to travel into the planet’s deserts. These arid places are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
... As Corruption Fights Back!Whereas in Brazil, Guatemala and Honduras citizens are out on the streets prote
... As Corruption Fights Back!
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Whereas in Brazil, Guatemala and Honduras citizens are out on the streets protesting against corruption and calling for the heads of their countries' heads, worse than the opposite is happening today in Nigeria, the Giant of Africa. Here, it is the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Edna Molewa - Progress in Fight Against Rhino PoachingSpeech by Minister Edna Molewa highlights progress in the fight against rhino p
Minister Edna Molewa - Progress in Fight Against Rhino Poaching
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Speech by Minister Edna Molewa highlights progress in the fight against rhino poaching Good Afternoon Ladies and Gentlemen of the Media, We are together with colleagues from the Security Cluster presenting this Report to you as a team. Ladies and... Read more
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Philly.com
Cape Town, South Africa, an open canvas of artPeel away the layers of just about every painting, piece of pottery or jewelry,
Cape Town, South Africa, an open canvas of art
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Peel away the layers of just about every painting, piece of pottery or jewelry, and handcrafted sculpture or ceramic, and you'll find a story of emotion, history and nature. You see it in places such as the Ellerman House, in museums, and even on the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Rhino poacher’s conviction confirmedNorthern-white-rhino. (File, AFP) HIGH court judges yesterday confirmed the co
Rhino poacher’s conviction confirmed
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
Northern-white-rhino. (File, AFP) HIGH court judges yesterday confirmed the convictions of a man who was jailed for poaching a white rhino and removing its horns in Imfolozi Game Reserve on Christmas Day in 2009. The appeal court, however, reduced... Read more
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Denver Post
An unexpected art tour of Cape TownCAPE TOWN — Resting in the shadows of the severe and imposing Table Mountain, C
An unexpected art tour of Cape Town
Denver Post / Posted 2 days ago
CAPE TOWN — Resting in the shadows of the severe and imposing Table Mountain, Cape Town rises above and lies beneath my hillside hotel in an unforgettable display of tints and textures. The South African city, sculpted with flower-filled balconies,... Read more
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Salon.com
Loved to death: It’s not just hunting that’s decimating Africa’s wildlifeFor the past 50 years, African wildlife has been expected to “pay its way.” If
Loved to death: It’s not just hunting that’s decimating Africa’s wildlife
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
For the past 50 years, African wildlife has been expected to “pay its way.” If there is no economic justification for protecting wildlife, the argument goes, the land would be better used for farming or ranching. But the experiment has run its... Read more
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iol.co.za
ConCourt land ruling welcomedINDEPENDENT MEDIAThe Constitutional Court in Johannesburg. File picture: Tiro R
ConCourt land ruling welcomed
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAThe Constitutional Court in Johannesburg. File picture: Tiro Ramatlhatse Moruleng – The Bakgatla-Ba-Kgafela Traditional Authority (BBKTA) in Moruleng near Rustenburg on Thursday welcomed the Constitutional Court ruling that... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hippo belly flops to safety after being cornered on riverbank by lionsHippo belly flops its way to safety after being cornered on a riverbank by two
Hippo belly flops to safety after being cornered on riverbank by lions
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Hippo belly flops its way to safety after being cornered on a riverbank by two lions... and even appears to turn and laugh at them! He's certainly not built for a graceful entry into the water. But when you've got predators on your tail, needs... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Pamper your pups - it's National Dog Day 2004 by pet lifestyle expert, author and animal advocate Colleen Page - who's
Pamper your pups - it's National Dog Day
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 6 days ago
2004 by pet lifestyle expert, author and animal advocate Colleen Page - who's also behind National Cat Day - Oct, 29, - and National Puppy Day, coming up March 23,... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Pamper your pups - it's National Dog Day 2004 by pet lifestyle expert, author and animal advocate Colleen Page - who's
Pamper your pups - it's National Dog Day
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 6 days ago
2004 by pet lifestyle expert, author and animal advocate Colleen Page - who's also behind National Cat Day - Oct, 29, - and National Puppy Day, coming up March 23,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Watch intense Spirit of Africa Final - IOL Motoring 4x4.The finals put contestants through five intense days of 4x4 driving challenges
Watch intense Spirit of Africa Final - IOL Motoring 4x4
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
.The finals put contestants through five intense days of 4x4 driving challenges over 30 technical stages that not only demanded precise driving skills but also total concentration. Kwalata, Botswana - Alwyn Jordaan and Melanie Barnard are the 2015... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cheetah centre’s exhibitions haltedAssociated PressFile photo: Ezemvelo acting chief executive David Mabunda said
Cheetah centre’s exhibitions halted
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
Associated PressFile photo: Ezemvelo acting chief executive David Mabunda said the agency had decided to suspend any 'commercial exhibition' of cheetah at Kwa Cheetah after the three recent attacks. Durban - A cheetah breeding and “rehabilitation”... Read more
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FOX News
Safari guide killed by lion in Zimbabwe in same park that was home to CecilHARARE, Zimbabwe – A lion has killed a safari guide who was tracking wildlife w
Safari guide killed by lion in Zimbabwe in same park that was home to Cecil
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
HARARE, Zimbabwe – A lion has killed a safari guide who was tracking wildlife with a group of tourists in a game reserve in Zimbabwe. Police spokeswoman Charity Charamba said Quinn Swales was in Hwange National Park when he spotted six lions, one... Read more
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KOLO 8 Reno
Safari Guide Killed by Lion in ZimbabweHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - A lion has killed a safari guide who was tracking wildl
Safari Guide Killed by Lion in Zimbabwe
KOLO 8 Reno / Posted 7 days ago
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - A lion has killed a safari guide who was tracking wildlife with a group of tourists in a game reserve in Zimbabwe. Police spokeswoman Charity Charamba said Quinn Swales was in Hwange National Park when he spotted six lions,... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
International News - WPMI Local 15Safari guide killed by lion in Zimbabwe August 25, 2015 09:00 GMT HARARE, Zim
International News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 7 days ago
Safari guide killed by lion in Zimbabwe August 25, 2015 09:00 GMT HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- A lion has killed a safari guide who was tracking wildlife with a group of tourists in a game reserve in Zimbabwe. Police spokeswoman Charity Charamba said... Read more
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Salon.com
Safari guide killed by lion in ZimbabweHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A lion has killed a safari guide who was tracking wildl
Safari guide killed by lion in Zimbabwe
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A lion has killed a safari guide who was tracking wildlife with a group of tourists in a game reserve in Zimbabwe. Police spokeswoman Charity Charamba said Quinn Swales was in Hwange National Park when he spotted six lions,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sights and Sounds That Give Kerio Valley Magical CharmTravelling on the Iten-Kabarnet Road, one cannot stop marvelling at the breatht
Sights and Sounds That Give Kerio Valley Magical Charm
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Travelling on the Iten-Kabarnet Road, one cannot stop marvelling at the breathtaking scenery of the expansive Kerio Valley. The winding road provides a perfect opportunity for visitors to move at low speeds as they watch the bewitching landscape,... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Safari guide killed by lion in ZimbabweHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - A lion has killed a safari guide who was tracking wildl
Safari guide killed by lion in Zimbabwe
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 7 days ago
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - A lion has killed a safari guide who was tracking wildlife with a group of tourists in a game reserve in Zimbabwe. Police spokeswoman Charity Charamba said Quinn Swales was in Hwange National Park when he spotted six lions,... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Safari guide killed by lion in ZimbabweHARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - A lion has killed a safari guide who was tracking wildl
Safari guide killed by lion in Zimbabwe
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 days ago
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - A lion has killed a safari guide who was tracking wildlife with a group of tourists in a game reserve in Zimbabwe. Police spokeswoman Charity Charamba said Quinn Swales was in Hwange National Park when he spotted six lions,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Photographers capture silhouettes of animals against sensational skiesSeen in a new light: Photographers across the world capture striking silhouette
Photographers capture silhouettes of animals against sensational skies
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Seen in a new light: Photographers across the world capture striking silhouettes of animals against sensational skies Photographers across the world captured intricate details of animals cast against beautiful sunrises and sunsets Whether grazing,... Read more
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Christian Today
Modern technology is ruining everythingLet me tell you a story. I'm seven years old, maybe five, maybe 10, and my fam
Modern technology is ruining everything
Christian Today / Posted 8 days ago
Let me tell you a story. I'm seven years old, maybe five, maybe 10, and my family is going on holiday in South Africa. My little brother and I nest in the back seat of my parents' mini-van, surrounded by cushions and blankets and little bags my mom... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Criss-Crossing With the JonathansI would have liked to call this piece 'Bumping into the Jonathans' but that wil
Criss-Crossing With the Jonathans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
I would have liked to call this piece 'Bumping into the Jonathans' but that will be a great big lie because we never really saw the former First Family in Kenya, and you can't bump into someone you didn't see. But while rushing to catch our early... Read more
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iol.co.za
King steps in over KZN miningINDEPENDENT MEDIAKing Goodwill Zwelithini will talk to rural communities living
King steps in over KZN mining
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAKing Goodwill Zwelithini will talk to rural communities living on land belonging to the Ingonyama Trust about their rights not to be evicted and their right to compensation if their houses are damaged during mine blasting. File... Read more
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iol.co.za
New skin gives hope to injured rhinoTracks MultimediaThe veterinary team work on rhino Hope. Picture: Tracks Multim
New skin gives hope to injured rhino
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
Tracks MultimediaThe veterinary team work on rhino Hope. Picture: Tracks Multimedia Johannesburg - Kudu skin – too soft. Hippo skin – too thick. Elephant skin – perfect. An elephant skin plaster fashioned from harvested skin from an elephant that... Read more
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iafrica.com
Wild dog pups appear in Kruger [Pics]One of the pups at the Klaserie Private Game Reserve. Credit: Kevin MacLaughlin
Wild dog pups appear in Kruger [Pics]
iafrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
One of the pups at the Klaserie Private Game Reserve. Credit: Kevin MacLaughlin A wild dog den site was found in the Kruger's Klaserie Private Nature Reserve, with a photographer capturing touching moments between the pups and adults. The den... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
SanParks pilot manages to land helicopter after engine fails with three on boardThe game reserve managing executive‚ Glenn Phillips‚ said the helicopter with t
SanParks pilot manages to land helicopter after engine fails with three on board
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
The game reserve managing executive‚ Glenn Phillips‚ said the helicopter with three park officials on board had been on aerial lookout for a rhino and her calf‚ believed to be outside the West of Orpen Gate‚ when the incident happened. The rhinos... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
SA Government buys coastal land to protect orange-bellied parrotSouth Australian Government buys coastal land to protect critically-endangered
SA Government buys coastal land to protect orange-bellied parrot
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
South Australian Government buys coastal land to protect critically-endangered orange-bellied parrot About 40 hectares of coastal land in South Australia's lower south-east has been bought by the State Government in a bid to protect the habitat of... Read more
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Daily Mail
SA vet uses elephant skin to heal rhino mutilated by poachersPictured: iThemba the rhino whose horn was hacked off by barbaric poachers is p
SA vet uses elephant skin to heal rhino mutilated by poachers
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Pictured: iThemba the rhino whose horn was hacked off by barbaric poachers is patched up in an extraordinary operation using the skin of a dead elephant WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT A South African vet performed breakthrough surgery on a mutilated... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 18 August 2015Modern-day Moses figures in Uganda and high priests in Kenya, biblical referenc
African Press Review 18 August 2015
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Modern-day Moses figures in Uganda and high priests in Kenya, biblical references dominate the African press. While in Gabon, the president opens the state coffers to the younger generation. The Daily Monitor headlines with this spectacular claim... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Leader Goodluck Jonathan Visits MaraFormer Nigeria president Goodluck Jonathan is in Kenya for a three-day tour of
Nigeria Leader Goodluck Jonathan Visits Mara
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Former Nigeria president Goodluck Jonathan is in Kenya for a three-day tour of the Maasai Mara Game Reserve to witness the wildebeest migration. Mr Jonathan, who is accompanied by his wife and two children, has been booked at the new Angama Mara... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mantra to Start Uranium MiningMwanza — Uranium mining at the Mkuju River Project in Southern Tanzania may sta
Mantra to Start Uranium Mining
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Mwanza — Uranium mining at the Mkuju River Project in Southern Tanzania may start in April next year. The Deputy Minister responsible for mining in Ministry of Energy and Mining Charles Kitwanga said following the arrival of heavy machinery. Uranium... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Walk With Lions At Antelope ParkAntelope Park, situated on the outskirts of Gweru, is one rare animal conservan
Walk With Lions At Antelope Park
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Antelope Park, situated on the outskirts of Gweru, is one rare animal conservancy where visitors are given the opportunity to walk with lions through the bush. The park, which is on a 3 000-acre expanse to the south west of Gweru has become a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tshwaane Hero Escapes Death..again!Tshwaane — In an unbelievable stroke of luck, a man from Tshwaane in Kweneng ga
Tshwaane Hero Escapes Death..again!
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Tshwaane — In an unbelievable stroke of luck, a man from Tshwaane in Kweneng gained popularity after daring a leopard and a lion in separate attacks. When Mr Kwelagobe Sengawane narrates the stories of his double brush with death, he does it with so... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Walk with lions at Antelope Park Antelope Park, situated on the outskirts of Gweru, is one rare animal conserv
Walk with lions at Antelope Park
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 16 days ago
Antelope Park, situated on the outskirts of Gweru, is one rare animal conservancy where visitors are given the opportunity to walk with lions through the bush. By Moses Mugugunyeki The park, which is on a 3... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Insider tips to safari like a proAfrican safari: How to spot a lion | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to sear
Insider tips to safari like a pro
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
African safari: How to spot a lion | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website The secret to lion-spotting is in the listening. AFRICAN wildlife guides call... Read more
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Perth Now
Insider tips to safari like a proThe secret to lion-spotting is in the listening. AFRICAN wildlife guides call
Insider tips to safari like a pro
Perth Now / Posted 17 days ago
The secret to lion-spotting is in the listening. AFRICAN wildlife guides call it the roar of the safari-goer. “We’ve seen loads of antelopes, giraffes and elephants already — so, come on, where are the lions?” tourists ask. As a former safari... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Insider tips to safari like a proThe secret to lion-spotting is in the listening. AFRICAN wildlife guides call
Insider tips to safari like a pro
Adelaide Now / Posted 17 days ago
The secret to lion-spotting is in the listening. AFRICAN wildlife guides call it the roar of the safari-goer. “We’ve seen loads of antelopes, giraffes and elephants already — so, come on, where are the lions?” tourists ask. As a former safari... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
South African vet tries novel treatment for injured rhinogallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6444135|article-gallery-6444135|0 gall
South African vet tries novel treatment for injured rhino
Houston Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
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Stamford Advocate
South African vet tries novel treatment for injured rhinoIn this hand out photo supplied by Saving The Survivors, a rhino recovers in an
South African vet tries novel treatment for injured rhino
Stamford Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
In this hand out photo supplied by Saving The Survivors, a rhino recovers in an enclosure after being treated by Dr. Johan Marais, an equine and wildlife surgeon, at the Pongola Game Reserve South Africa Friday Aug. 14, 2015. Veterinarians have... Read more
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Daily Mail
How Elon Musk married a 22-old virgin he met at a London clubEXCLUSIVE: How billionaire space pioneer Elon Musk made the 22-year-old virgin
How Elon Musk married a 22-old virgin he met at a London club
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
EXCLUSIVE: How billionaire space pioneer Elon Musk made the 22-year-old virgin he met at a London club his wife after telling her he 'wanted to show her his rocket' South African-born Elon Musk had a brutal upbringing, a new book... Read more
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Independent
Big game hunting: After Cecil the lion, meet the anti-poaching team protecting endangered black rhinosThe vet gets his shot away as the rhino charges through the trees and scrub. In
Big game hunting: After Cecil the lion, meet the anti-poaching team protecting endangered black rhinos
Independent / Posted 18 days ago
The vet gets his shot away as the rhino charges through the trees and scrub. In a clearing, where game wardens and gun-toting members of the anti-poaching unit are waiting, the crackle over the radio is that it’s a bull’s eye. The chopper emits a... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Bargains of the week: DealsSATURDAY DEALS AUGUST 15 HOME ON THE RANGES Wilpena Pound Resort is the only
Bargains of the week: Deals
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
SATURDAY DEALS AUGUST 15 HOME ON THE RANGES Wilpena Pound Resort is the only accommodation in the Flinders Ranges National Park. The resort has 60 rooms, as well as 46 powered sites plus permanent tents. Opened last year, the Ikara Safari Camp... Read more
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The Courier
Bargains of the week: DealsSATURDAY DEALS AUGUST 15 HOME ON THE RANGES Wilpena Pound Resort is the only
Bargains of the week: Deals
The Courier / Posted 18 days ago
SATURDAY DEALS AUGUST 15 HOME ON THE RANGES Wilpena Pound Resort is the only accommodation in the Flinders Ranges National Park. The resort has 60 rooms, as well as 46 powered sites plus permanent tents. Opened last year, the Ikara Safari Camp... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Bargains of the week: DealsSATURDAY DEALS AUGUST 15 HOME ON THE RANGES Wilpena Pound Resort is the only
Bargains of the week: Deals
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 18 days ago
SATURDAY DEALS AUGUST 15 HOME ON THE RANGES Wilpena Pound Resort is the only accommodation in the Flinders Ranges National Park. The resort has 60 rooms, as well as 46 powered sites plus permanent tents. Opened last year, the Ikara Safari Camp... Read more
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The Young Witness
Bargains of the week: DealsSATURDAY DEALS AUGUST 15 HOME ON THE RANGES Wilpena Pound Resort is the only
Bargains of the week: Deals
The Young Witness / Posted 18 days ago
SATURDAY DEALS AUGUST 15 HOME ON THE RANGES Wilpena Pound Resort is the only accommodation in the Flinders Ranges National Park. The resort has 60 rooms, as well as 46 powered sites plus permanent tents. Opened last year, the Ikara Safari Camp... Read more
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