+263 774 180 932 (Mel)
+263 712 608 532 (Lynn)
+263 4 883 462 (Harare House)
7 Stable Close,
MEL AND GARY DUCKWORTH
Mel is the main contact for Mokore Eco Safaris, she is married to Gary and together they have had two sons called Connor and Mitchell. Mel is very involved in the business doing all the finances, logistics and the general running of Mokore and has done so for the last eight years.
Gary graduated from Falcon College in 1993 after completing his A-Levels and went on to study Agricultural Management at the University of Pietermaritzburg in South Africa. After obtaining his degree, he came back to Zimbabwe where he completed his Professional Hunter's license in 2000 and was awarded best hunter on the Proficiency exam. Gary spends his off season between Harare and Mokore with his wife, Melanie and their two sons and they help run the concession and business.
Lynn joined Mokore Safaris in January 2010. She is based in Harare. She organises all the supplies for the camp and does all the administration in Harare for Mokore Safaris.
If you have any difficulty contacting Mel please contact Lynn.
BARRIE AND BERTIE DUCKWORTH
Barrie started his wildlife career working for National Parks in 1966 until 1974, mainly on dangerous game control. Barrie gained a huge knowledge of elephant hunting at a young age in the 8 years he worked for Parks. He then left Parks to start farming on the family farm in Mbalabala, still always with a yearning for the bush and wildlife. He started operating safaris from 1979 and has been hunting ever since. Barrie is well known and respected in the hunting industry in Africa and internationally, he and his wife Bertie live on Mokore Ranch in the Save Valley Conservancy and run a successful business today with their sons, Gary and Neil.