Fugitive's Drift Lodge has been a client of ours since before IWM was even born! The Rattray family have been friends of ours for nearly 30 years and we've spent many happy days at their stunning property on the Natal/Zululand border.
You can see a series of videos and images at www.fugitivesdrift.privategamereservesandlodges.com.
As a taster, these two videos of Andrew Rattray talking about the Battle of Rorke's Drift give you a small insight into just how magical the experience is. If you ever get the chance to go to Fugitive's Drift Lodge and want to experience the stunning battlefields of Isandlwana and Rorke's Drift, or the the Anglo Zulu War of 1879 in general, just go! You will remember it for the rest of your life!
Andrew tells the story of William Jones VC.
Andrew tells the story of Corporal Frederick Schiess VC, the only Swiss National to win the Victoria Cross
If you'd like to buy David Rattray's amazing 5 part audio series on the Anglo Zulu War of 1879, The Day of the Dead Moon, please go to www.dayofthedeadmoon.com.
This video shows the crack in the Buffalo River where the Zulu Impi crossed after the battle of Isandlwana in order to attack the mission station at Rorke's Drift. On the day of the battle the river was in full speight.
Posted on Sun, 24 March, 2013
by IWM Design