Karoo Ghost Stories

There’s a spooky tale in almost every Karoo town.

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Karoo Routes: Upington to Augrabies

Travel the River Pirate Road from Upington to the Augrabies Falls.

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Alexander Bay to Hondeklip Bay – The Diamond Coast Route

The Diamond Coast Route explored between Alexander Bay and Hondeklip Bay.

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Fracking: Groundwater Threats to Karoo Towns

Fracking threatens Karoo towns and hundreds of thousands of residents who rely on underground aquifers for drinking water.

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Graveyard of the Steam Giants

Steam trains over the Karoo, and memories of De Aar. By Jenny Hobbs.

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Karoo Keepsakes II: The Graaff-Reinet Launch!

You’re invited to the Graaff-Reinet launch of Karoo Keepsakes II.

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Fracking Control Proposal from Water Affairs

Edna Molewa, South Africa’s Minister of Water Affairs, intends declaring fracking a ‘controlled activity’.

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Karoo Routes: The Fred Cornell Richtersveld Diamond Route

Travel the Northern Cape’s Fred Cornell Route, from Port Nolloth to the Ai-Ais Richtersveld Transfrontier Park.

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Karoo Journey: Broekie Lace Back Roads

A back-roads Karoo journey from Cape Town to Cradock.

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Karoo Fracking Update – August 2013

The South African Government believes shale gas exploration might frack it out of the current economic downturn, but does not take any timescale into account.

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