[ANNOUNCEMENT] Amended lockdown level 3 – We’re still open and doing things a little differently

Dear customers, 

Following President Ramaphosa’s announcement to move the nation into an amended lockdown level 3 on the 29th of December 2020, we continue to welcome you to enjoy our all open facilities safely as we observe the lockdown regulations. 

The following changes will be observed at The Bothongo Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve as per the new rules:

  • Opening times;
    • Weekdays from 08h00 to 17h00
    • Weekends and public holidays from 08h00 to 18h00
  • Online bookings are still available;
  • All allowable facilities are open on Mondays, school holidays and public holidays during peak seasons
  • NO alcohol will be sold, served or allowed on the reserve;
  • Swimming pools and play parks closed until further notice;
  • BMX shop and track closed until further notice;
  • NO snake shows until further notice;
  • Braai and picnic spots are open, max 6 persons per stand.

No changes to:

  • Restaurants are open as usual with a limit of 50 people inside, 100 people in outside areas;
  • Accommodation is open as usual;
  • Game drives are running as usual;
  • The Wondercave is open as usual;
  • Wildlife centre and reptile park are open as usual;
  • Curio shop and Kiosk open as usual.

For your safety and in accordance with the regulations, social distancing, sanitising regularly, washing hands often and mask wearing are required.

We look forward to welcoming you to The Bothongo Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve.

For more information or if you have any questions please contact us here.

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