Leadwood Development Company hosted a lavish bush banquet  at Leadwood Dam on the 1 May 2021  to welcome the elephants onto the Rietspruit Game Reserve.

The party was attended by all home owners on Leadwood Big Estate and guests. The tables where beautifully decorated complete with flower arrangements, liquid refreshments where provided by Safari Wines and a Craft beer bar by The Brewhouse. The meal was prepared “al fresco” by  Fig & Bean, with Gordon providing the lamb on the spit and flame grilled chicken. 

The event kicked off with welcome drinks followed by a trio of starters, Dirk Schoeman of Leadwood Development Company gave a short speech, in which he thanked all those involved in the elephant release as well as the arrangements for the event, he reaffirmed the commitment of Leadwood Development Company in making Leadwood Big Game Estate and the Rietspruit Game Reserve not only a wildlife haven, but a fantastic investment for home owners, providing a quality of life seldomly found on any other estate.

After the main meals was served the evening was rounded off with a trio of desserts , the festivities went on long into the night. The elephant release party was enjoyed by all who attended and long be remembered.