South African Bush Sounds

All sounds on this page were recorded at Thanda Safari …

… and all pictures were taken on the reserve.

Caution: Please turn the volume on your device down before you start playing the sounds and then adjust the volume as needed. Some of these sounds are rather loud (+), others are softer (-)!

Rhino calf is call its mum …

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After heavy rain – Red-chested cuckoo calling in the background

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Lion roaring really loud 🙂 …

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Elephants breathing and snoring …

Male
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Female
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Lion mum teaching her cubs ‘table manners’ …

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A Lion’s Roar …

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Sounds at a water hole with a Cape-Turtle Dove calling in the background …

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Elephants’ bath time ….

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Cheetah calling …

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A noisy Red-billed Quelea colony …

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Summer rains and storms …

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African Wild Dogs on a kill …

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Please note:  Wild Dogs were resident on Thanda between 2009 and 2015.

 

White Rhino grazing …

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Black-backed Jackal calling …

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… and my favorite human sound in the bush. A Star For Life School Choir singing at a Thanda Safari Bush Dinner …

All Thanda Safari pictures and sound recordings were taken by Christian Sperka Photography