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The Garonga Diaries: Training, Acting and fresh lion kills with Kaizer!

Dear Diary, My name is Kaizer and I am one of the guides here at Garonga. I live in a village called Share (you say it Sheerah) which is about 3 hours away from the lodge. I started working here at Garonga Safari Camp in October 2014. When I started I was a tracker. On… Read More »

The Garonga Diaries: Mpho remembers the past and looks forward to the future!

Dear Diary, My name is Mpho, I started to work here at Garonga Safari Camp last year, in August 2019, as a tracker. I started working together with Jaff who is head safari guide, and even now we are still going forward working as a team. I am staying at Sigagula next to the Orpen… Read More »

The Garonga Diaries: Hear all about tracking Lions from Bongi!

Dear Diary, My name is Bongi. I have been working here at Garonga since 2018 as a tracker. This week it is my turn to tell you what we have been busy with.

Garonga Diaries: Sherlock Comes to Town

Dear Diary, Back again! It’s Sophie guide and social media extraordinaire, ready with another diary entry for you all! Quite excitingly I am also here to announce a coming change in the format of our weekly diary blogs. We have fallen into an even rhythm with our skeleton staff on site so over the next… Read More »

The Garonga Diaries: Riding bicycles with Josia

Dear Diary My name is Josia and I am a guide as well the safari administrator here at Garonga. This my very first time writing a blog for the Garonga Diaries so I will do my best to give a brief of what has been happening this week. I have been home for nearly three… Read More »