Media & Press Releases

  • Chris Roche Included as a Judge in the Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

    Date: Feb 20, 2018

    Wilderness Safaris Chief Marketing Officer, Chris Roche has been included in the prestigious line-up of judges for the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) Tourism for Tomorrow (T4T) Awards, which will be announced at the 18th WTTC Global Summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina in April 2018.

  • Wilderness Safaris Drives Solar Conversion Programme

    Date: Feb 15, 2018

    Solar February 2018 – As Africa’s leading authentic and sustainable ecotourism company, Wilderness Safaris continues to drive its solar conversion programme by implementing various sustainable energy solutions in almost all of its camps across Africa, further demonstrating its commitment to creating as light a footprint as possible.

  • Bisate Wins Jetsetter’s Award for Best Safari Lodge

    Date: Feb 12, 2018

    February 2018 – Wilderness Safaris Bisate Lodge in Rwanda has won the ‘Best Safari Lodge’ category in the Jetsetter’s 2018 Best of the Best Awards, which honour the most impressive new properties around the globe.

  • Wilderness Safaris Nominated in the 2018 World’s Best Awards Survey

    Date: Feb 6, 2018

    February 2018 – Wilderness Safaris is delighted to have been nominated in the World’s Best Tour Operator category in the 2018 Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards Survey, as well as to have 25 of its luxury safari camps and lodges listed in the Best Hotels category.

  • Farewell to Safari Stalwart and Legend – Russel Friedman

    Date: Feb 5, 2018

    February 2018 – Wilderness Safaris is devastated at the loss of one of its co-founders and true safari stalwart, legend and Wilderness champion, Russel Friedman. He tragically passed away from a heart attack yesterday morning, 4 February – at least doing something he really loved: mountain biking with good friends.

  • Davison’s Camp Reveals New Look

    Date: Jan 30, 2018

    January 2018 – The extensive refurbishment of Wilderness Safaris Davison’s Camp, situated in the private and prolific Linkwasha Concession in Zimbabwe’s Hwange National Park, is now complete. Its refreshed look and feel offers a rustic elegance that celebrates the camp’s beautiful natural surroundings.

  • A New Addition to the Abu Herd

    Date: Jan 30, 2018

    January 2018 – Abu Camp is delighted to announce the birth of a new male elephant calf into the Abu Herd. The calf was named Motlotlo, meaning “pride”, and was born to Lorato on Saturday 20 January, during the night.

  • The New Mombo and Little Mombo Open

    Date: Jan 29, 2018

    January 2018 – Wilderness Safaris is thrilled to announce the official opening of its newly-rebuilt flagship camps, Mombo and Little Mombo, situated in the heart of the Okavango Delta, Botswana. Whilst comprising the most appropriate and sustainable luxury required of such a leading destination, the new camps are rooted in an authentic bush-camp offering to ensure that the original Mombo experience is retained.

  • Namibian Aerial Security Patrols Combat Poaching

    Date: Jan 26, 2018

    January 2018 – Taking stakeholder collaboration to new heights, Wilderness Safaris Namibia, in partnership with the Namibian Special Field Force, Save the Rhino Trust (SRT), Westair, Journeys Namibia and the Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET), recently concluded yet another successful aerial security patrol which took place across northern Namibia from 22 December 2017 to 3 January 2018.

  • Children in the Wilderness Hosts another Successful Tri-Nations Camp at Mapungubwe

    Date: Jan 23, 2018

    Children in the Wilderness (CITW) hosted its third successful Tri-Nations Camp at Little Muck Camp in Mapungubwe National Park from 12 to 15 December 2017, in partnership with the South African Department of Environmental Affairs, South African National Parks and the Peace Parks Foundation.


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