Wildside Africa safari group

  • Get close to nature . . .

  • The wildside of Africa . . .

  • Unique African Experiences . . .

  • Experience the Magic of Africa . . .

About Wildside Africa

Wildside Africa Pty Ltd is owned and managed by Marinus & Ida Smith, who have a long standing love of the African bushveld and many years of experience in the Wildlife & Game Industry.

Wildside Africa, together with its partners, operates Mankwe Bush Lodge, Tuskers Bush Camp, Mboma Boat Station and Xobega Island Camp in Botswana. In addition the company runs two safari camps in South Africa, the flagship property being Bundox Safari Lodge situated just outside the world renowned Kruger National Park.

Their background includes owning one of southern Africa’s biggest private sector conservation company’s – Bundox Wildlife Services. This company was recognized for years for being one of southern Africa’s leading game capture and game relocation specialists. They began a tourism division when they pioneered volunteer and student programs around their veterinary and game capture conservation work.

In the last eight years, the company has grown its product offerings and added mainstream tourism camps and operations to its portfolio.

The vision of Wildside Africa is to grow the group, by developing outstanding safari products and packages to ensure that visiting guests enjoy the very best of wild Africa that can be found.