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Fence around Thornybush Reserve

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Fence around Thornybush Reserve

Hi guys. Has the fence between Thornybush and Timbavarti been dropped now? So does that mean that it is open to the Kruger Park like Sabi sands, Klaserie, etc? Or is it still an enclosed reserve area?

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1. Re: Fence around Thornybush Reserve

It’s been said the east fence is down, still a fence on the west side with Kapama.

I’m not sure why there hasn’t been a big announcement with the other reserves and Kruger/Sanparks. It should be a big deal but has been kept very quiet. Makes no sense to me.

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2. Re: Fence around Thornybush Reserve

As cbir says, the fence is down and Thornybush is open to the Timbavati and in turn the Kruger National Park.

This is great for conservation.

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3. Re: Fence around Thornybush Reserve

The fence along the east side of Thornybush has been gone for quite a while. I learned about it in February.This has been described here in the Forum and it's not just 'been said' but is an actual fact.

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4. Re: Fence around Thornybush Reserve

Thanks guys for the info. Now the fence is down I guess the prices go up. I can’t seem to find a lodge cheaper than 6,000 rand per person per night in that reserve.. unless anyone knows any different?

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5. Re: Fence around Thornybush Reserve

Chapungu Tented Camp should come in under that amount, but probably not by much. Enjoy

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I think the lodges have always been pretty expensive in Thornybush. If the prices have gone up, there should be an official announcement somewhere that the fence is down. Still nothing official anywhere.

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7. Re: Fence around Thornybush Reserve

I don't see 2019 rates yet - but for this year, Chapungu us R5267PP and n'Kaya is R4961.

Monwana and Serondella are R5957PP, and I don't think we can logically consider that to be UNDER R6000..

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