Our staff is part of our extended family. They all share a passion for our guests and for elevating experiences from just going somewhere pretty, to enjoying something pretty incredible.

Jaco Naude
Owner/ Helicopter pilot

“My passion is flying, i have 7000 flight hours. I love the open skies and i love to be in the bush, i like making people laugh and meet their needs.”

Walter Vogel
Head Field / Hunting guide

“My love for the bush started when i was still very young. The African Bush holds a very special place in my heart. Every day out their is a new adventure and their is always something new to see and learn.”

Ernst Gouws
Head Guide

“I always had a passion for the bush and the animals. living a dream by doing what i love.”

Michelle O’Reilly

Lodge assistant

“I have always had a passion for Nature and wildlife. I love sharing that passion with others and making each experience memorable for my guests.”

Michael Coetzee Guide/ PH

“I love working with people and having the chance to share my passion for nature with other people. I love to make people happy and make sure my guests have a great time.”

Nikkie Robinson
HR, Admin & Bookings

“I am a very friendly person, and love working with people. I love working with the guests and making bookings for guests.”

Onest Mushonyi
Field / Hunting guide

“The African Bush holds a very special place in my heart, and i love working with the animals. Driving around and showing people all the animals, trees etc…”

Ronnie Hiliza
Maintenance manager

“I am an enviromental friendly person who likes having fun. Ilove working in the bush, it feels like i am back home in Zimbabwe.”

Willard Mapurangu

Maintenance etc…

Head Chef 

“I love working with food. people’s best memories and most enjoyable times came from sharing a meal together.”

Linda Monkwe

“Being around people always made me happy, I love what I do and I am so glad to have found a Job that contributes to my passion of making others happy”

Joyce Monkwe

“I am so glad to have found a place in this world where I can make a difference in other peoples lives. I love working with guests and making sure each and everyone leaves with a smile” 



“I am a very energetic person and love to make people happy. It is a great pleasure to serve my guests”