The New Era of Safari!

The New Era of Safari!

The new era of safari has been welcomed at Makanyi Private Game Lodge in South Africa’s Timbavati Game Reserve with the introduction of a new generation of totally silent, environment & wildlife friendly, Electric Safari Vehicle The New Era of Safari has been...
Star of the quarter award – Elinda and Kim

Star of the quarter award – Elinda and Kim

This month, we would like to highlight two very special staff members, who received our most recent ‘Star of the Quarter’ award. They are our Guest Liaisons, Kim Byars and Elinda Van Lelyveld. They both started working at Makanyi in February 2018 and are integral in...
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...