Kruger National Park

R440m spent but rhinos still slaughtered

2015-06-30 14:26

Furious Kruger Park officials say a mountain of money has done little to fight rhino poaching because efforts are failing on the ground, writes Pearlie Joubert.

Giraffe drowns in Kruger Park watering hole

2015-06-08 14:18

A giraffe which got stuck in a man-made watering hole in the Kruger National Park, most probably drowned.

Snap wild dogs, cheetahs, EWT asks public

2014-09-25 13:03

The Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT) and SA National Parks (SANParks) are calling on the public to help rangers count cheetahs and wild dogs in the Kruger Park through a photographic survey.

Asian stars enlisted to fight rhino poaching

2014-09-19 08:39

Increasingly desperate South African conversationists are turning to a multi-national team of "rhino ambassadors" to try to end the scourge of poaching.

Elephant flips car in Kruger Park

2014-08-21 19:00

Three tourists were unhurt after an elephant flipped their car on the banks of the Sable Dam in the Kruger National Park, the game reserve has said.

Second elephant poached in Kruger

2014-07-31 14:05

A second elephant has been killed for its tusks in the Kruger National Park's Parfuri region in the last few months.

WATCH: Old school Kruger game drive in vintage cars

2014-07-11 13:27

A bunch of vintage car enthusiasts prove that old school is even cool on a game drive in the Kruger National Park.

Kruger Park instates gate quotas for June school holidays

2014-06-26 08:28

Planning on visiting Kruger as a day visitor during the upcoming school holidays, best check up on the latest gate quotas.

Tourists get way too close to Kruger elephant... again

2014-03-20 09:15

You’d think by now tourists know the dangers associated with wild animals, especially elephants, but it seems not.

Latest on Kruger Floods: 5 more camps shut

2014-03-07 11:54

Several facilities in the Kruger National Park were closed on Friday due to flooding, SA National Parks said.


Six suspected rhino poachers nabbed

2015-06-16 21:18

Six men are to appear in the dock for bail applications after they were nabbed in three separate cases of suspected rhino poaching attempts.

Python, ambulance still locked in silent battle

2015-06-04 17:53

A huge python, apparently looking for a bit of warmth offered under the hood of an ambulance, is still holding the rescue vehicle hostage.

SANParks workers arrested for poaching

2014-09-22 05:58

Three SANParks workers have been arrested for alleged rhino poaching at the Kruger National Park, says SANParks.

Rhino poaching at crisis level

2014-09-15 11:01

For retired army general Johan Jooste, the fight against rhino poaching in the vast Kruger National Park (KNP) is far from being won, with poaching at crisis levels since 2007.

KNP rhinos to be moved to 'strongholds'

2014-08-12 13:10

Rhinos will be moved out of the Kruger National Park to safer areas in a bid to protect them from poachers.

PICS: Revamped Skukuza Airport opens for business

2014-07-29 09:30

After months of major refurbishments, Skukuza Airport in the Kruger National park has reopened with a brand new look and daily flights.

SA hotels clinch top Travel + Leisure awards

2014-07-10 10:02

A number of local hotels and lodges have been featured in the new 2014 Travel + Leisure World's Best awards. Take a look.

Elephant poached in Kruger Park

2014-05-15 20:46

An elephant has been poached in the Pafuri region of the Kruger National Park, the first such killing in a decade.

Kruger's main camps re-opened

2014-03-17 16:13

All of the Kruger National Park's main camps are now open to visitors, SANparks has confirmed

Kruger floods: Alternative stay arrangements being made for visitors

2014-03-06 15:21

Four camps in the Kruger Park have been closed and SANparks has confirmed that it will make alternative accommodation arrangements for those affected.

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