Have You Ever Seen The Rain?

When stormclouds rumble over the drought-parched Karoo, prayers of gratitude rise along with the irresistible fragrance of rain on dry earth.

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Lesser Kestrels of the Karoo

Every year in November, tens of thousands of compact raptors fly from breeding grounds in Russia and Kazakhstan to small Karoo dorps. Why?

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Gordonia Road Trip: Into the River Pirates’ Lair

Where the hell is Gordonia? And where did the river pirates bury their treasure?

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Karoo Keepsakes II – The Rave Goes On

Rave reviews for Karoo Keepsakes II.

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Farewell, Piet Prok

A short dedication to one of Cradock’s most colourful residents, the late Piet ‘Prok’ Coetzee.

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Creative Calvinia

Calvinia is a-bustle with eccentric surprises – if you know where to look…

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Prince Albert’s Fabulous Showroom Theatre

Presenting Prince Albert’s elegant Showroom Theatre.

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Karretjiemense of the Great Karoo

The ‘invisible’ karretjiemense of the Great Karoo – descendants of the earliest South Africans.

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A Shell Game Falters: Fracking Update November 2013

Shell’s quest to win over the hearts and minds of Karoo people foundered recently at a meeting that joined anti-fracking activists, farmers and South Africa’s First People.

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Donkeys, Diesel and Karoo Fracking

Karoo donkeys – the answer to economic Heartland travel?

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