Temporary landing pads for helicopters are set up on the farm for the day of the auction.

Temporary landing pads for helicopters are set up on the farm for the day of the auction.

Prospective buyers look at the catalogue while driving through the camp to view the animals on auction.

Prospective buyers look at the catalogue while driving through the camp to view the animals on auction.

Baron, a male Sable is auctioned. Baron sold for R9 million.

Baron, a male Sable is auctioned. Baron sold for R9 million.

Prospective buyers view one of the buffalos named Jonathan who is on auction. Jonathan sold for R5.8 million on the auction.

Prospective buyers view one of the buffalos named Jonathan who is on auction. Jonathan sold for R5.8 million on the auction.

Thaba Tholo is a wild life reserve and breeding farm in Thabazimbi in the Limpopo Province. They believe very strongly in sustainability through breeding the highest quality game from resident species, as well as intensively breeding rare and endangered species for re-introduction into game farms and reserves across Africa. Every year they have an auction where animals are sold for record prices.