Karoowater’s animals

Although we do not advertise the Guest Farm as an official ‘animal park’, Karoowater owes its destinctive wildlife atmosphere to our many wildlife and farm animals.

Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
The free roaming springbuck add a sense of ‘Wildlife’ to the caravan park…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Springbuck roams freely in the caravan- & premium chalet area
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Curious but careful…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
The springbuck ‘thrive’ in the rough Karoo habitat…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
In front of one of the premium chalets
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Our zebras are held in a camp just behind the caravan park…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Three beautiful ponies are currently held in a camp on the farm terrain of the Guest Farm…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Boer goats can be seen in the background…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
The ‘floating’ ducks contribute to a peaceful atmosphere on the restaurant deck…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Different species of ducks can be seen…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Different species lives peacefully together…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
The ducks and geese shares there home (our dam) with colorful khoi fish…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
An intelligent look from our Maui Sunrise Macaw…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Our scarlet macaw and blue-and-yellow macaw are very sociable…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Watching these parrots one are struck by their size – about 81 cm long…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Although native to Central America, Mexico and South America AND mostly associated with rainforests and woodlands the Karoowater macaws have adapted marvelously in our semi-dessert terrain…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
A blue-and-yellow macaw…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
This Maui Sunrise macaw is highly intelligent and inquisitive…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Our blue-and-yellow macaws are sweet tempered and affectionate birds…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
The blue-and-yellow macaws are renowned for their speaking ability…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Our family of macaws are together in one very big cage where they can fly freely and have lots of trees to socialize…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
A beautiful green parakeet…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
A squirrel monkey’s tail is not used for climbing but as a kind of “balancing pole”,,,
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Our black monkeys has a remarkable resemblance to humans…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
A newly born calf
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Blue wildebeest in a camp on the farm terrain…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Blue wildebeest can only be seen a far off…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
The blue wildebeest and blesbuck are in the same camp…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Boer goats grazing peacefully on the land…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
Beautiful landscape views…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
This white cockatoo has a characteristic way of lifting its crest when ‘talking’…
Animal park at Karoowater Guestfarm, between Oudtshoorn & Calitzdorp, Western Cape
There is a variety of birds and an astonishing variety that lives in the small black cavities found in the sand rifts of the Olifants river and connecting streams…