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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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Main Line Media – Independent South African Publishers

Books published by Main Line Media South Africa

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Stoep Stories from Victoria West, Karoo

The little Northern Cape town of Victoria West has a stylish history, a buzzing present and the promise of a bright future.

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Blues Man Comes to Nieu-Bethesda

Veteran bluesman Doc MacLean is playing Die Ramstal Bar in Nieu-Bethesda on November 25, 2017.

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Karoo Road Trip from Cape Town to Kimberley

A Hard Man’s Adventure – and a great Karoo road trip – from Cape Town to Kimberley.

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The Williston Winter Festival 2017

If you have not been to the Williston Winter Festival in the Northern Cape, now’s the time!

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Legendary Karoo Field Hospital Celebrated

The superb back story of a Karoo field hospital set up during the Anglo-Boer (South African) War – Yeomen of the Karoo.

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Mountain Hideaways of the Karoo Heartland

Seven Eastern Cape Karoo mountain farmstays in the Nieu-Bethesda – Graaff-Reinet region.

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Unpacking the Issues of Fracking in South Africa

The possibility of fracking in the Karoo has provoked heated debate. Scientists Robert Scholes and Greg Schreiner unpack the issues.

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The Recycle Swop Shop

Towns get cleaned up, recyclers benefit, and children learn about arithmetic along with the value of waste. What’s not to love about the Recycle Swop Shop?

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