The malaria free Madikwena Game Farm & Crocodile Ranch lies in the heart of the Groot Marico Bushveld where you are welcomed by irrigated pastures, surrounded by citrus trees, olive groves and table grapes. This splendid bushveld is home to crocodile breeding and other wildlife ranching. An inspiring combination of modern day equipment on a vintage site intertwined with “Bloubuffel” grass, “Apiesdoring” and “Kameeldoring” trees.
The activities on the farm include game viewing and bird watching. More than 430 species of birdlife have been noted in the area. The various wildlife on the farm include steenbuck,duiker, eland, wildebees, impala, warthog, kudu, blesbuck, jackal, zebra, giraffe, ostrich, brown hyena and baboons. We also have smaller interesting mammals including porcupine, aardvark, mongoose and squirrel.
The land of mampoer, South Africa's moonshine. Made from fruit, (mostly peaches or marulas) and named after the Pedi chief Mampuru.
We invite you to come and experience the spirit and hospitality of the Marico firsthand. The Marico district is truly captivating and a perfect escape from the city's hustle and bustle.