Fond Farewells from FGASA to Ashleigh and Chad

After five years of loyal and diligent service, Chad made the decision to leave FGASA and take on new career challenges. Chad joined FGASA at the start of 2018 and grew with the organisation helping FGASA reach where it is today. When the FGASA head office was relocated from Johannesburg [...]

March 27th, 2024|

FGASA Statement on the Pilanesberg National Park Elephant Incident

To our members,  Many of you would've have seen videos of the incident that occurred at Pilanesberg National Park, involving a 22-seater safari truck and a large bull elephant.  This incident is clearly stressful for all those involved, from the guide driving and his passengers, to the elephant itself.  Please [...]

March 20th, 2024|

FGASA Field Trip: KwaZulu-Natal

The Managing Director of FGASA, Michelle du Plessis, along with Alan Taylor, regional representative for FGASA in the area, recently spent a week travelling through the beautiful rolling hills of northern KwaZulu-Natal. The trip included visits to Babanango Private Game Reserve, Manyoni Private Game Reserve, Thanda Private Game Reserve, Amakhosi [...]

March 1st, 2024|

In memorial: Godfrey Mathebula (Dec 1979 – Feb 2024)

It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of Godfrey Mathebula, a member of the FGASA Board of Directors and industry icon who tragically passed away early this morning, 15 February 2024.  Godfrey was more than just an incredible guide and exemplary member of FGASA, he provided expert [...]

February 15th, 2024|