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                                                                             About Us

Savanna Hunting Safaris is owned and operated by Johan Potgieter founded in 1993 this hunting operation has grown into one of South Africa's major hunting outfits with a record of producing world class trophies through ethical fair chase hunting. In 2013 Johan Jr joined Savanna Hunting Safari's as a full time professional hunter. In 2018 younger brother Herman followed  his brother and became Savanna's 3rd full time professional hunter. 

We as a team do not offer just a hunt, but we deliver you the hunter a complete safari adventure starting with the planning of your hunt to the final step and that is the delivering of your trophies to your doorstep , we pay special attention to each hunter or group of hunters so that the end product will be your African dream come true.

Terms of business
A deposit of 30% of the daily rates confirms your dates. The balance on the daily rates is payable on arrival at the airport. Please note only cash are accepted in camp. Any deposit paid to Savanna Hunting Safari's will be kept for a period of 24 months if the hunter or non hunter for any reason can not start with his or her hunt on the given date, after the of 24 month period and the hunt not taken, the full deposit will be forfeited to Savanna Hunting Safaris, a 50 % refund off the deposit will be paid back in the case of death to the hunter or spouse.  Any hunting permit bought prior to the hunt are non refundable in the case of any hunt cancelation. Any client wishing to fly between areas is responsible for his own & the PH's air fare. Loss of hunting days due to illness, lost luggage, delayed flights, etc. are at the client's expense. All animals taken, wounded and lost will count as if killed.


Savanna hunting safaris will take the utmost precautions to ensure your safety. We cannot, however, accept responsibility for any illness / accident or expenses arising from such an illness / accident.

Included in our prices
Service of a licensed professional hunter. Hunting vehicle and support team. Transfer by road between airport and camp. Accommodation, meals and soft drinks. While hunting. Daily laundry services. Rifle import permits at airport.

Not included in our prices
Any air travel . Pre and post safari accommodation and meals. All animals taken ,wounded and lost to be paid in full. Air charters. Rifle hire $ 30.00 per rifle per day, ammunition at cost. The preparation, packing documentation and export of trophies from South Africa. Gratuities to personal and camp staff. Any beer, wine or liquor. Extra hunting days . Hunting permits 250.00 plains game and 500.00 big game per person hunting.

Your Professional hunters   

Herman Potgieter   

Johan Potgieter 

Johan Jr Potgieter           

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