Big Game Parks is a private non-profit Trust which manages three game reserves in Swaziland: Hlane Royal National Park, Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary and Mkhaya Game Reserve.
BGP Mission Statement
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BGP Trailing Philosophy
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Swaziland is well-situated between Kruger National Park and Kwa-Zulu Natal as well as Gauteng, Mpumalanga and Maputo. Big Game Parks' well positioned and diverse game reserves are an essential destination in any itinerary.
Tourism Contact Details
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Hlabazonkhe Community Assistance
The Imvelo Mountain Bike Classic event, staged on Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary in June each year, has been raising money for various community projects including the current assistance for Hlabazonke Community.
The Umphakatsi Experience is an activity offered at Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary and Hlane Royal National Park and is also one of the ways in which Big Game parks assists the community.
Esitjeni Paper Mache Project
BGP and Grand Circle embarked on a project called the Piggy Bank Project to assist in the alleviation of poverty at the Esitjeni Community.
Harvesting of Thatching Grass
Mkhaya Game Reserve enjoys an abundance of thatching grass called Luhlonga. One of the ways BGP assists the community around Mkhaya Game Reserve is the 50-50 exchange of thatching bale.
Big Game Parks is widely known for being the pioneers of conservation in the Kingdom of Swaziland. One of the methods of which conservation is practiced is the controlled culling process.
Water tanks at KaPhunga and Sigcaweni Areas
KaPhunga and Sigcaweni areas have had a borehole sunk with three 10 000 litre water tanks each, donated by the Canadian-based aid organisation 'Swazi Kids', in cooperation with the Minister of Agriculture, Mtiti Fakudze, and Big Game Parks.
Additional Ways of Assisting the Community
Other ways in which BGP assists in Community development are:
Ngwenya Glass Recycling Project
Between all three game reserves : Hlane Royal National Park, Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary and Mkhaya Game Reserve, a lot of bottles from the restaurants to the rooms are produced as 'rubbish' on a daily basis.
Marketing Contact Details
If you require further information on any of Big Game Parks' reserves use the contact details here to get in touch.
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Big Game Parks often receives much praise from visitors
Meet us at the Getaway Show!
Meet us at the Getaway show in Johannesburg this year from 29/08/14 to 31/08/14.
Meet us at WTM Africa!
BGP will be at the World Travel Market in London this year from 01/05/14 - 03/05/14.