Karoo News

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

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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Karoo fracking

Fracking in the Karoo – Update July 2013

The current state of play in the quest to explore for shale gas under the Karoo.

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Agri Eastern Cape

Fracking Court Action Threatened

Agri Eastern Cape has threatened court action if the Government tries to speed up the process for possible shale gas fracking in the province.

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Karoo Parliament

The First Karoo Parliament

The Karoo Parliament, with the theme ‘Sharing our Successes’, will take place in Philipstown during October 2013.

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Karoo food

Bedford’s Winter Food Festival Programme

Following on from the success of Bedford’s first food festival in April this year, a new winter Soul Food Festival is being held on 26 to 28 July 2013.

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Snow, Karoo

Snowfalls in Karoo National Park

June 2013: Snow has fallen for the first time this year on Karoo National Park outside Beaufort West.

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