June 11, 2017

Power of the Positive mentoring program

On from my post of October 11, 2016 I launched a mentoring program at the Mfuwe Day Secondary School to the year 12 students of 2016 […]
May 3, 2017

Passion for Fashion Lydia

This is our very lovely Lydia who has been with Flatdogs for over 8 years and an integral part of the success of the camp being […]
April 23, 2017

Isolation and distance at its worst

The phone call came Friday 31 March 11am from Fiona (Jamie’s sister) saying the Doctors have recommended he jump on the first plane home due to […]
April 8, 2017

Mulberry Mongoose

We are blessed in the South Luangwa by not only our sensational wildlife though we also have a number of great business’s that employ and train […]
April 7, 2017

Facebook posting

I help out with the Flatdogs Facebook posting and today April 5, 2017 I posted the following. What’s happening at Flatdogs today? Morning game drive guests […]
March 28, 2017

Life as Camp Managers at Flatdogs

Roles and responsibilities as Camp Managers and frontline Guest Relations include: Wendy and Jamie are committed to exceeding the expectations of our guests and here is […]
March 27, 2017

Thank you email to Oz

After 6 weeks in Australia (17 Jan – 28 Feb 2017) filled with lots of laughs, chats and love, swims in the Pacific Ocean, sharing our […]
January 5, 2017

Christmas Flatdogs style

Guests were treated to sun downers and carols on Christmas Eve with the ellie’s passing by. Christmas Day they enjoyed a morning safari and were greeted […]
January 4, 2017

Order in advance and go seasonal

Living in a remote location where the closest town is over 2 hours’ drive away and even then it has basic supplies you soon learn to […]
December 22, 2016

Learning about the local wildlife

Over the past 10 months Jamie and I have learned to live with a wide variety of animals and species that Australia does not have including […]
December 17, 2016

Weather in the South Luangwa Valley

There is quite a distinct dry season and green season in the South Luangwa Valley were Flatdogs Camp is located. We arrived 28 February 2016 and […]
December 10, 2016

Wait for me MUM

Flatdogs Camp is located on the Luangwa River which is over 800 km’s long (500 miles) and flows into the Zambezi River. The river is home […]
December 3, 2016

Tent 7 and 8 re-thatching

One of my most important tasks in camp is to always be on top of maintenance. One in particular is the maintenance and cleaning of the […]
December 3, 2016

Isabel Fiona

Throughout our 10 month stay in Flatdogs camp we have made many friends with staff and there families. We have experienced many celebrations birthdays, deaths and […]
November 24, 2016

Dedicated to “Love & Laughing”

The peak season in the camp came to an end 31 October and Jamie and I flew home to Australia on our “love and laugh” holiday. […]
November 20, 2016

Girls Pampering Night

Thanks to Donna from Los Angeles who stayed in Mfuwe for 3 months with her partner David we now has a trained manicure, pedicure and massage […]
November 3, 2016

Safari chic

What does Wendy wear to work? I am a girly girl and love wearing jewellery, dresses and sandals and making an effort with my hair and […]
October 18, 2016

Birds Beautiful Birds

Birds beautiful birds! The South Luangwa is famous for a variety of beautiful birds and thanks to a number of our generous guests including John Starr, […]
October 11, 2016

Jobs for Mfuwe Kids

When Jamie and I talked about moving to Zambia one of my goals was to “give back” to Africa based on how much we had both […]
September 17, 2016

Celebrations

September 1, 2016 and it’s 6 months since we arrived at Flatdogs Camp, what an exciting 6 months of our lives! Highlights: our guests, the wildlife, […]