Leshiba Staff news

We now have two rangers Peter and Jack who have taken over from Trymore (who moved to Namibia). They bring their own flavour to their guided walks and game drives and our guests have been delighted at their anecdotes and indigenous knowledge. Try our …. Smoothie RECIPE Blend together the following fruit: Spanspek sweet melon […]

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Gilly’s Way

It has been very hard to write about my mom and place her in the past tense as I am still struggling to believe that she is no longer physically present. It is also difficult to try and put into words the ‘lightness of being’ that Gilly was in our lives. There are few people […]

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Jayne Hey’s African Adventure

In 2012 we ran a special called, ‘The End of The World Special’. The idea was that before the end of the world came, (on the off chance that the Mayan’s were right), that everyone should have a chance to see Leshiba and experience what we have to offer.

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Vutshilo Mountain School

Leshiba has always endeavoured to support the local community, especially children and we are delighted to have met with Sue Anne Cook from the Vutshilo Mountain School near Sibasa.

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The Sweet sound of Wendy New

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DUMA3ZGqco8 Music for the heart and soul – magnetic melodies and power lyrics driven by gritty sweet guitar hooks – this is 21st century songwriting of note. Singer /songwriter Wendy New has hit the local and international music scene with a sound all her own. Born in South Africa, Wendy New was resident in New […]

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Home Schooling in the Bush – fishing for spiders

2012 has brought about an interesting change in our lives. With our youngest daughter joining her older sister at Stanford Lake College as a boarder, I made the decision to take a year off driving up and down this mountain every day, a task I have done for 10 years and am home schooling our youngest son, Finn, age 5.

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The Eternal Optimist

John is the eternal optimist that we all aspire to be. He is a visionary and a determined , sometimes bull-headed, forward-thinking idealist who makes things happen.

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