Tag: wildlife estate

13

May2022
The honey badger (Mellivora capensis) is a mammal that can be found in sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East and India. Also known as the ratel, the honey badger is found in all South African provinces, except the Free State. The Latin name: Mellivora capensis translates as “honey eater of the ... Read More
May 13, 2022admin

17

Apr2022
Home is not just the place we live, it’s where we learn, play, grow, love, and do life together. Home should not just be about the location; it should be about the lifestyle presented by the location. Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate is an exceptional wildlife residential estate covering 765-hectares ... Read More
April 17, 2022admin

28

Mar2022
Seasoned travelers, Barry and Janet Ronald moved from Johannesburg to Hong Kong in 2000. Barry’s position at Cathay Pacific took the couple halfway across the globe and whilst living there Janet taught English. Although a country girl at heart, she loved the bustling city of Hong Kong! Janet grew ... Read More
March 28, 2022admin

23

Mar2022
As with every sector in South Africa and globally, the property market was hugely affected by the Covid-19 pandemic over the last couple of years. One of the major shifts we saw in the South African property market over the last two years was that people were suddenly drawn to ... Read More
March 23, 2022admin

22

Feb2022
Louis, a civil engineer, worked on roads for more than 40 years before the road eventually lead him and his wife, Pat to Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate close to White River, Mpumalanga. Pat is a former teacher who has always loved gardening and art and took up painting again after ... Read More
February 22, 2022admin

21

Feb2022
Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate invites you to experience carefree bushveld living in the heart of the Lowveld. This unique 765-hectare wildlife residential estate offers homeowners the quality lifestyle associated with estate living without compromising on convenience. Situated between Mbombela and White River in Mpumalanga, the estate is close to prestigious ... Read More
February 21, 2022admin

02

Sep2021
Springtime is the best season to feed and add compost to your garden as this is when there is a lot of active new growth.
September 2, 2021admin

31

Aug2021
We are privileged to offer our residents this wonderful opportunity to experience this rare and endangered antelope at Likweti wildlife residential estate.
August 31, 2021admin

27

Jul2021
Having a healthy ecosystem at the estate means that there is ample small prey available for these birds of prey.
July 27, 2021admin

14

Jun2021
Birding with Marc Cronje at Likweti wildlife residential estate - 29 May 2021
June 14, 2021admin

18

May2021
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?
May 18, 2021admin

12

May2021
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 look forward to breath-taking overhead views of the Lowveld bushveld. The 50, 1Ha stands that are on offer are located ... Read More
May 12, 2021admin

30

Apr2021
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 ... Read More
April 30, 2021admin

22

Apr2021
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 we buy we can do our part ... Read More
April 22, 2021admin

23

Mar2021
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 professional workers ... Read More
March 23, 2021admin

21

Jan2021

Who Gnu?

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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 you to ... Read More
January 21, 2021admin

21

Dec2020

A real grass act!

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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 called carrying capacity. ... Read More
December 21, 2020admin

19

Nov2020
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 ... Read More
November 19, 2020admin

05

Nov2020
The male weaver bird will go to extreme lengths to produce the perfect home, delicately and expertly woven to perfection. The male weaver bird will go to extreme lengths to produce the perfect home, delicately and expertly woven to perfection. If you look around this time of year you ... Read More
November 5, 2020admin

10

Sep2020

New phase launching soon

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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. Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate, perfectly placed for those who value lifestyle as a top priority. For those who have been patiently waiting ... Read More
September 10, 2020admin
Zenta Delport estate manager at Likweti

14

Jul2020
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 addition, 20 ... Read More
July 14, 2020admin

10

Jun2020
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 on Likweti, ... Read More
June 10, 2020admin

24

Jan2020
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, in your ... Read More
January 24, 2020admin

05

Nov2019
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. Found quite commonly throughout ... Read More
November 5, 2019admin

07

Aug2019
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 eco-friendly estate living in ... Read More
August 7, 2019admin

19

Jun2018
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 and a dedicated bird hide ... Read More
June 19, 2018admin

19

Jun2018
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 much more: 1. Breathing ... Read More
June 19, 2018admin

20

Feb2018
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 by the sense of freedom that Likweti Estate offers and the need to explore. ... Read More
February 20, 2018admin

19

Feb2018
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. We are all unique, and could probably ... Read More
February 19, 2018admin
Likweti Hills

31

Jan2018

Likweti in the spotlight

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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 currently a ... Read More
January 31, 2018admin

14

Dec2017
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.  The first show house to be built at Likweti Plains, ... Read More
December 14, 2017admin
Zenta Delport

24

Nov2017
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 ... Read More
November 24, 2017admin
Giraffe at Likweti

30

Oct2017
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 ... Read More
October 30, 2017admin
Likweti Lifestyle

20

Sep2017
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 ... Read More
September 20, 2017admin
Likweti house for sale

28

Aug2017
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 ... Read More
August 28, 2017admin
Pro Life Pet Rescue Rehabilitation & Adoption Agency

10

Jun2017
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 ... Read More
June 10, 2017admin
Likweti Hills at Likweti Estate

21

May2017
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 combination of breathtaking views, free roaming plains game, natural bushveld and ... Read More
May 21, 2017admin

30

Mar2017
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 freely, Likweti Plains offers 17 one hectare stands ... Read More
March 30, 2017admin
Likweti Estate

11

Mar2017
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 wonders of nature, make ... Read More
March 11, 2017admin
Likweti Estate 80% Sold

17

Feb2017
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 of White River, Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate has become an ... Read More
February 17, 2017admin
Lowveld home at Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate

07

Feb2017
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% of phase one stands now sold, it is currently a top investment opportunity in ... Read More
February 7, 2017admin

25

Nov2016
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. We’re On Show ... Read More
November 25, 2016admin

22

Nov2016
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 while listening to the songs of birds. Also a Likweti ... Read More
November 22, 2016admin
Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate

07

Nov2016
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 nice wildlife estate from a great one, spectacular views are first on the list. At Likweti Bushveld Farm ... Read More
November 7, 2016admin
Development Shows, Likweti Grows!

09

Sep2016
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 home to those looking ... Read More
September 9, 2016admin

24

Jun2016
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 conveniences of city-living and ... Read More
June 24, 2016admin
Winter at Likweti Estate

10

Jun2016
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 can easily reach 21〫C ... Read More
June 10, 2016admin

08

Apr2016
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 quickly. For those ... Read More
April 8, 2016admin
Wildlife at Likweti Estate

22

Feb2016

For the love of living

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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 of city-living ... Read More
February 22, 2016admin
Likweti Giraffe

19

Feb2016
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 road, just outside of ... Read More
February 19, 2016admin

15

Jan2016
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? What if your home was an idyllic vacation destination and ... Read More
January 15, 2016admin
Property at Likweti Estate

01

Nov2015
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 of their ... Read More
November 1, 2015admin
Likweti Estate

23

Oct2015
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 you want a unique setting with extraordinary views and great access to the ... Read More
October 23, 2015admin
Own the Outdoors. Live at Likweti.

06

May2015
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 White River and Nelspruit, the 710 hectare eco-sensitive residential estate offers spacious, one hectare stands for sale in an ... Read More
May 6, 2015admin
Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate

06

Mar2015
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. With its unique ... Read More
March 6, 2015admin
Half Collared Kingfisher - photo by John Davies

03

Mar2015
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 ... Read More
March 3, 2015admin
Vegetable Garden Lowveld

17

Feb2015
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 started the first thing to consider is the type of vegetable ... Read More
February 17, 2015admin
6 Reasons to live at Likweti

26

Jan2015
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 Estate is a perfect piece of naturally preserved land. The freedom one experiences from living in large open ... Read More
January 26, 2015admin
Likweti Giraffe

12

Dec2014
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 ... Read More
December 12, 2014admin
warthog

24

Nov2014
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 ... Read More
November 24, 2014admin
Family time at Likweti Bushveld Farm Estate

21

Nov2014
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 all about ... Read More
November 21, 2014admin
African Crowned Eagle

07

Nov2014
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 items are ... Read More
November 7, 2014admin