About Us

PH John Harris

Outfitter and PH John Harris has been hunting Southern Africa for over 35 years and having spent a few years in the USA, John also had the opportunity to hunt in Colorado, New Mexico, Tennessee, Virginia, Michigan, and Pennsylvania.

John was involved in competitive shooting from a young age, with 22 rifle to start off with and then on to handguns – IPSC and Bianchi Action shooting where he earned National and Provincial colors.

He is an avid reloader and runs classes at his local hunting association, and loads for calibers from 22Hornet though to 500 Nitro.
He has contributed articles to Magnum Magazine, Wild en Jag, and African Sporting Gazette, and the Big Bore Journal.
He was a grassroots member of the South African Gunowners Association, which promotes firearms rights and is a committed activist for sensible firearm legislation.

John is an Honorary Life member and past President of the KZN Hunters and game conservation association and serves on the executive board of Chasa (Confederation of Hunters of Southern Africa).
John is married to Deanie, his best friend, and partner (OK, Boss)

Paul Phelan

With over 80 years of combined hunting and wildlife experience between us, we have joined to offer clients the very best when it comes to hunting or visiting the dark continent with a camera.
Paul Phelan and I have spent many years hunting with clients and around a campfire together and look forward to you joining us.

Find and contact us

  • +27 83 638 3006
  • john@harrissafaris.com
  • 4 Sugarloaf Centre, 3 Old Main Road, Hillcrest, Durban, South Africa