Every morning Safari Plains awakens to the sounds of the bushveld greeting the new day. The dawn chorus – as it has become known – includes hundreds of different bird species performing their daily ritual of announcing themselves to the world in the morning. As the day wears on, the sounds change: the hot midday brings with it the hum of cicadas and the occasional rustle of leaves in the Combretum trees as a gentle breeze brings relief from the heat…

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