30% discount on specific accommodation at Shingwedzi Rest Camp in the Kruger National Park
A bush concert with Chris Chameleon at Mokala National Park
This past weekend Mokala National Park hosted Chris Chameleon. The Honorary Rangers - Free State Region did a sterling job organising the Chris Chameleon Bush Concert at the newly renovated Stofdam bird hide. And what an auspicious occasion it was.
Understanding spa facility preferences in the Kruger National Park
SANParks has received numerous requests to expand activity offerings in national parks. In light of this, SANParks is considering a spa facility in the Skukuza Rest Camp in the Kruger National Park.
Media Release: SANParks condemns xenophobic attacks
South African National Parks (SANParks) would like to condemn in the harshest terms the recent spate of xenophobic attacks currently happening in various parts of our country. These attacks run contrary to everything that the struggle for liberation stood for and are undermining both social cohesion within the country and our international reputation.
Walking dogs in the Garden Route National Park
Due to the open-access nature of the Garden Route National Park (GRNP), it is enjoyed by those who love the outdoors and adventure seekers. Outdoor activities for most in the Garden Route may include dog walking.
Latest update on floods in Natures Valley
Subsequent to 113 mm of rain on Saturday (the 04th April), the De Vasselot Rest Camp in Natures Valley was closed and hikers and campers relocated to the main camp in Storms River, Tsitsikamma.
Media Release: Outgoing board of SANParks thanks stakeholders
The outgoing Board of South African National Parks (SANParks), which was appointed for the three year period 1 April 2012 to 31 March 2015, has now ended its term.
Media Release: Gate Quotas in force during the Easter Weekend
Day Visitors to the Kruger National Park (KNP) are requested to take note of gate quotas when planning their visit, as these will strictly be enforced during the coming Easter Weekend which starts on Thursday, 2 April until Monday, 6 April 2015.
Reservations: Operating hours during the Easter weekend and public holidays in April
The operating hours for South African National Parks (SANParks) Reservations during the Easter Weekend and public holidays in April 2015.
The 2015 SASOL Tankwa Birding Bonanza
Join in all the birding fun and excitement at the 2015 SASOL Tankwa Birding Bonanza.
An amazing sighting via the Orpen webcam
The SANParks website offers a virtual link to some of our national parks via our very popular webcams. Recently, the Orpen webcam captured a particularly memorable sighting.
Possible march to affect road leading to Phalaborwa Gate
Date: 2015-03-24Kruger National Park (KNP) has received a notification that there will be picketing by members of the community in the Phalaborwa area tomorrow (25 March 2015) from 06:00am.
Bird kills in Wilderness area
The Area Manager of the Wilderness section of the Garden Route National Park, Sandra Taljaard says "members of the public may have recently noticed bird mortalities in some of the lakes of the Wilderness Section of the Garden Route National Park. South African National Parks is aware of this situation and is closely monitoring and investigating the matter".
Invitation to a 'Tea and Talk' presented by SANParks Honorary Rangers, Midrand Region
You are cordially invited to ‘Tea and a Talk’, presented by SANParks Honorary Rangers, Midrand Region.
Media Release: SANParks receives air support for anti-poaching operations
South African National Parks (SANParks) is a proud recipient of a brand new Airbus AS-350B3e helicopter with night flying capability, made available with funding from the US based Howard G Buffet Foundation (HGBF).
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- Karoo Birding Weekend 2015
Posted by: SHR PR & Media on 21st April 2015
- Cricket days and the last nights of Summer
Posted by: spargish on 21st April 2015
- Index : Insects and Other Invertebrates
Posted by: Crested Val on 21st April 2015