Karoo News

All the Karoo news that’s fit to post – events and gatherings in the Heartland.

Cradock’s Water Crisis

Despite being beside the Fish River, Cradock has had constant water supply problems for nearly three years, caused by Chris Hani District Municipality. Residents are furious.

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Uranium Mining Threatens the Karoo

Uranium mining and radioactive dust in the Karoo could be a far greater and much more immediate threat than fracking for shale gas.

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Churches of the Karoo

Karoo churches come with fascinating back-stories.

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South Africans Around The World

South Africans abroad stay in touch with Karoo Space.

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Karoo Festivals Guide for 2016

An ongoing schedule of Festivals and Events in the Karoo during 2016.

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Karoo Central Gets Great Review

Karoo Central, the advertising platform on Karoospace.co.za, has just received an unexpected international endorsement – a week before launch.

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Rise, Fall & Rise of the Tankwa Padstal

The Tankwa Padstal between Ceres and Calvinia in the Northern Cape Karoo desert of South Africa has become a road tripping legend.

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South African drought

South Africa’s Drought Angels Step Up

South Africans everywhere are reaching out, in many different ways, to help their drought-stricken countrymen through our worst water crisis ever.

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The Karoo Life e-Book Series

Meet the diamond cowboys of Port Nolloth and the Goths of Fraserburg. Or kick your shoes off and dance the Nama Riel in the dust of the western Karoo.

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Karoo Modern Exhibits in Nieu-Bethesda

An exciting December art exhibition in Nieu-Bethesda, Eastern Cape Karoo.

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