Heritage Day is a South African public holiday celebrated on 24 September each year. We enjoy a day to embrace our diversity and celebrate the rich cultural heritage of our country.
We were thrilled to hear this feedback from a guest who visited Kariega recently. The Boardman family stayed at Kariega Main Lodge with their young children and captured a newborn giraffe on their way out of the reserve.
The fourth annual Rhino Run will be held on the 20 September 2015 at five locations across South Africa as well as in Mississippi, USA. Enter this trail running event to help raise funds for rhino conservation.
The amazing story of rhino mum Thandi and her calf Thembi were featured in the South African You and Huisgenoot magazines in August 2015. Journalist Pieter van Zyl visited Kariega wildlife reserve and was able to meet the inspiring pair.
Those living near Chichester, West Sussex in the UK may be interested to visit the African Safari photography exhibition by Stephen Tattersall at the Oxmarket Centre of Arts from 1 - 13 September 2015.
We are excited to let you know that our inspirational rhino poaching survivor Thandi and her calf Thembi will feature in a new ITV documentary series called Animal Mums on Sunday 23 August 2015. The first episode, featuring the two Kariega rhino, airs on ITV One at 7pm.
Kariega guest David Kettles is the winner of our 2015 Facebook Photo competition. He tells his story of the winning image!
The Kariega Facebook photo competition introduced a new audience favourite category for 2015. Susanne Nuecke won the title with a beautiful image of a male lion.
We are delighted to announce that the winner of the 2014/15 Facebook photo competition is David Kettles. David's photograph captures the intense stare and slow movement of the majestic adult male lion beautifully.
Kariega Game Reserve is the perfect destination for a wholesome family holiday. The mild Eastern Cape winters make it a great escape for those looking for some outdoor family fun with wildlife, walks, fishing, river trips, mud, sticks and sunshine...