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Ubizane Striped Swallow
Mistaken Identity

Ubizane has an amazing diversity of bird life. I have always been fascinated with birds and with over 450 different species frequenting our little slice of heavenly bush, it is inevitable that living here will …

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Golden Orb Spider population
Golden Orb Spiders

Any recent visitors to our lodge may have had their eye caught by one of the spectacular golden webs of our resident Nephila population. The genus name of these spiders is derived from an Ancient …

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New Years Ubizane
New Years at Ubizane!

December 31st, the last day of 2013 and what a day it was! The weather broke with tradition and blessed us with a beautifully clear starlit night. The breeze was gentle, the mood was joyous …

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Ubizane Wildlife Reserve releases Wendy Warthog
Wendy’s Release Back into the Wild

It’s been almost a month since Wendy first joined the Ubizane family. A month of loving scratches and tummy rubs, of being spoiled with hand fed grass and mixed veggie buffet. After becoming used to …

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Ubizane Handyman
Handyman Hein joins the family!

Ubizane’s family gained a DIY-fix-everything-man! He is an all-rounder with a love to braai. Meet our own real life Chuck Norris of Ubizane… Handyman Hein! The fact that Ubizane was deeply nestled in nature with …

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