As humans it is easy for us to control our body temperature with clothing, food, a nice fire, etc., but what do animals do to survive cold winters?
Tag: wildlife estate
May 18, 2021admin
At Likweti wildlife residential estate a bird’s eye view is no longer reserved for birds only. Having just launched the third and newest phase: Likweti Views, residents can ...
May 12, 2021admin
It was a stunning Lowveld morning as the sun rose over the plains of Likweti with Zebra and Wildebeest standing majestically in the background. With a start like this we were confident that we would have a beautiful morning of birding at Likweti wildlife residential estate between Nelspruit and White ...
April 30, 2021admin
This year’s theme for earth day is “Restore our earth” so we thought of giving you some practical ideas how you can restore our earth. 1. Reduce, reuse, recycle Every single product we buy has an environmental footprint and by putting more thought into what ...
April 22, 2021admin
A “zoom town” is referred to as a small community that is growing quickly due to the rise of remote work as a result of the COVID 19 pandemic and which has in its self reshaped the working landscape of SA. This has given rise to newly-remote ...
March 23, 2021admin
The Wildebeest (wild beast) was named by the Dutch, but they are also referred to as Gnus (pronounced “new”). The term “Gnu” refers to the animal’s call which has a gnuu gnuu sound. Wildebeest are part of the antelope family and not bovine like its looks would like ...
January 21, 2021admin
At Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate we are serious about looking after our free roaming animals. One way of ensuring their wellbeing is by constantly monitoring our veld conditions and making sure we have adequate forage supply for all our animal residents. The formula used to measure this is ...
December 21, 2020admin
Most of us are familiar with Africa’s Big 5, but are you familiar with the Small five? These little animals might be smaller in size when compared to the Big 5, but they are equally captivating. If you know the Big 5 well, it will be easy for you to remember ...
November 19, 2020admin
The male weaver bird will go to extreme lengths to produce the perfect home, delicately and expertly woven to perfection. ...
November 5, 2020admin
Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate is gearing up to launch a brand-new phase of development! This will be the estate’s third phase since its official launch in 2014. ...
September 10, 2020admin
Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate is undoubtedly one of South Africa’s most unique residential estates. Only 100 hectares of the total 765 has been set aside for residential development, leaving a large portion of natural bushveld left unspoilt for plains game to roam freely and residents to enjoy. In ...
July 14, 2020admin
Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate, there is no place I would rather call home. It’s a wildlife estate just outside of White River, close to the KMIA (Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport). Located on arguably one of the most beautiful pieces of Lowveld land, from the moment I set foot ...
June 10, 2020admin
There are few places in South Africa that offer such unique elements of un-spoilt nature and wildlife in one convenient and scenic location. This breath-taking environment offers a serene escape that will have you in awe of the wonder of nature. Now imagine experiencing this every day, ...
January 24, 2020admin
The African Hoopoe is a familiar bird mostly due to its funky ‘do, bold stripes, and long curved beak. We’ve been noticing quite a few around Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate recently where they’re often seen foraging the grass for insects, earthworms, small snakes or frogs. ...
November 5, 2019admin
Nestled in the heart of the Lowveld lies Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate. A 765 hectare residential wildlife estate, a cared for environment that is home to over 200 species of birds. This haven for wildlife and birds is just 10km from White River and offers ...
August 7, 2019admin
When you live on a wildlife estate, there will be no shortage of things to do with your family over the weekend. Here’s our list of ten things you can do when you live at Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate: 1. Go birding With over 216 recorded bird species ...
June 19, 2018admin
Obviously, the main reason one might consider living on a wildlife estate would be to enjoy the privilege of daily encounters with plains game such as zebra, giraffe, wildebeest and impala. But, the lifestyle of living on a wildlife estate such as Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate offers so ...
June 19, 2018admin
When buying property at Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate, you’ll need to be prepared to build more than just your dream home. With over 765 hectares of pristine bushveld at your disposal, it’s hard not to be overcome ...
February 20, 2018admin
Living in the Lowveld is synonymous with the outdoors, we’re fond of the open-air, being outside, and doing things outdoors. These habits are what create our lifestyle, and our lifestyle surely has an influence on where we choose to live. ...
February 19, 2018admin
The first of its kind in South Africa, Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate offers a chance to own a home on both a wildlife reserve as well as a working macadamia farm. With Likweti Hills (Ph 1) now completely sold and Likweti Plains (Ph2) moving very quickly, it is ...
January 31, 2018admin
Stand 13 at Likweti Plains is all about living in the bushveld where space is abundant, your views are made up of canopies of acacia trees and the only sounds you hear are those of nature. ...
December 14, 2017admin
One of South Africa’s most unique residential estate’s, Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate located just outside of White River is delighted to introduce Zenta Delport as their new estate manager. Over the past two years we’ve seen this exclusive wildlife estate flourish with the welcoming of a host of new residents as ...
November 24, 2017admin
A visit to Likweti Estate is sure to impress, with so much on the go, this bushveld farm just outside of White River is growing into one of the most spectacular and sought after residential estate’s in the Lowveld. The new owners of Likweti’s fifth show house have just moved in ...
October 30, 2017admin
Hike up a hill, explore the bushveld, climb a tree, breathe the wild air or gaze at the stars! These are just some of the fun activities residents at Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate get to experience by simply stepping out of their front door. Life at Likweti Estate is all about ...
September 20, 2017admin
There is a special place conveniently situated in the heart of the Lowveld, between Nelspruit and White River where residents live in harmony with nature. A place where homeowners can explore 765 hectares of natural bushveld while free-roaming plains game frequent the areas around them, allowing residents to view the ...
August 28, 2017admin
Looking for things to do in the Lowveld with your family? At Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate, we're all about family. Here's a few our suggestions: 1. A Day in the Sun Riverside Park not only offers some of the best shopping and dining destinations but is also home to the amazing Mafunyane ...
June 10, 2017admin
Positioned in the heart of the Lowveld’s famed macadamia belt, just outside White River, Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate is one of South Africa’s most unique residential estates. With 765 hectares of open space to explore, Likweti Estate offers residents a ...
May 21, 2017admin
Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate’s first phase, Likweti Hills is 80% sold and the developers are proud to announce the launch of Likweti Plains, a second phase of spacious one hectare stands. Set within a large area of savannah-like bushveld where plains game roam ...
March 30, 2017admin
It has been said that time spent with family is worth every second. At Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate, you can make every second worthwhile with a refreshingly different lifestyle for you and your family to enjoy. Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate is place where children can explore the ...
March 11, 2017admin
With just over 80% of Likweti Estate’s first phase already sold, the estate will soon be launching an exciting new phase of limited one hectare stands offering space and tranquillity in the sought after wildlife estate. 17 February 2017 Located just outside ...
February 17, 2017admin
The first of its kind in South Africa, Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate offers a chance to own a bush home on both a wildlife reserve as well as a working macadamia farm. With just over 80% ...
February 7, 2017admin
As this year comes to an end, you might be thinking about a new place to call home in 2017 or perhaps it’s time to make a lifestyle change. Either way, if there’s one thing you need to do this festive season, it’s visit Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate....
November 25, 2016admin
New house for owner at Stand 35, Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate faces South East and has a very special view of a typical “Lowveld koppie”. Its verandah will be the perfect place to sit and watch giraffe and zebra go by ...
November 22, 2016admin
What makes a wildlife estate great? What makes one wildlife estate better than another. Here are 5 things that great wildlife estates have in common... #1) Spectacular views When it comes to what separates a ...
November 7, 2016admin
With almost 50% of the phase one stands now sold at Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate, this eco-sensitive wildlife estate is fast becoming one of the Lowveld’s most sought after residential estates. Ideally situated between White River and Nelspruit, with access from the Curlews Road, Likweti Estate is ...
September 9, 2016admin
Located on the Curlews Road, just a short drive from White River, Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate is a unique residential property set within 765 hectares of natural Bushveld. One of the most beautiful areas in the Lowveld, Likweti Estate offers residents the best of both worlds: the ...
June 24, 2016admin
Winter brings the urge for snuggling up in a blanket, while sipping on a warm drink and toasting your toes by the fire. Oh yes! This is undeniably one great way of spending a winter’s day at Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate, but as the average winter day ...
June 10, 2016admin
Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate is fast becoming one of the Lowveld's most sought after residential wildlife estates. With 765 ha of unspoilt natural bushveld and free roaming plains game, it's no wonder phase one is already sold out and stands in the second phase, Likweti Plains are moving ...
April 8, 2016admin
Located in one of the most beautiful areas of the Lowveld and only a short drive away from White River and Nelspruit, Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate is a unique residential property set within 765 hectares of natural Bushveld, offering prospective residents the best of both worlds: the conveniences ...
February 22, 2016admin
When you arrive home, all your stress has just disappeared - this is how Bart and Peggy Roef, residents at Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate describe how they feel when driving home through Likweti Estate. Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate is an eco-sensitive residential estate located on the Curlews ...
February 19, 2016admin
Wishing your life away in anticipation of the next vacation is something we can all be guilty of. But with the average person only having 50 vacations in their lifetime, shouldn’t we be doing more with the 25,000 days in between?...
January 15, 2016admin
The frantic pace of modern world means most of us are frazzled by the end of the working week. Thankfully at Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate residents can escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and allow nature to recharge their batteries by stimulating each and every one ...
November 1, 2015admin
When it comes to choosing the perfect location for your forever home don’t just listen to the people selling the Estate, listen to those who are already living there. This is what Likweti residents have to say. “If ...
October 23, 2015admin
By combining the best elements of luxury estate living with a bushveld farm lifestyle, Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate has created a one-of-a-kind package that sets it apart. Within close proximity to both ...
May 6, 2015admin
The Lowveld truly has one of the best climates in the country and is as close to an endless summer as you will ever get. Hot summer days are perfect for fun around the pool or leisure reading under a tree while winters are mild and very tolerable....
March 6, 2015admin
Likweti Estate's birding list is growing rapidly and has just fewer than 200 species positively identified to date. According to bird expert Peter Lawson the following five special additions are well worth looking out for. Gorgeous Bush-shrike With its unmistakable crimson throat this species, formally known as Telophorus viridis, rates as one ...
March 3, 2015admin
Many people dream of growing their own vegetables but very often just don’t know how to get started. Here are some tips that will help you get some fresh, home-grown vegetables on your table. Get it off the ground To get ...
February 17, 2015admin
1. It just feels right Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate is an eco-sensitive estate that takes pride in preserving the natural environment. The 765 hectares of land that is home to Likweti Bushveld Farm ...
January 26, 2015admin
This past year has been a big one in the books for Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate and apart from securing avid buyers for just about 50% of the available properties, there have been many other achievements we are proud of. Our modern 400 sq m show house is just about complete ...
December 12, 2014admin
Most people around the world are familiar with the coveted Big 5 of Africa. So glamorous are these majestic creatures that even trips to Kruger National Park are often scored out of five based on which of the big five were spotted. Well it’s time for Simba and his friends ...
November 24, 2014admin
Outdoor adventures and quality time spent together in nature are the things memories are made of. The excitement of growing up amongst the animals and plants of the Lowveld as they occur in their natural environment is something every child will fondly remember. Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate is ...
November 21, 2014admin
An African Crowned Eagle breeding pair have successfully hatched a chick at Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate in October this year (2014). African Crowned Eagle is the most powerful eagle in Africa. It weighs in at about 4kg but is capable of killing prey of up to 20kg. Favourite prey ...
November 7, 2014admin