Graaff-Reinet

Black wildebeest and windpump, Karoo

Corridor Through the Karoo

A Biodiversity Corridor is being created to protect the Karoo mountain lands and hidden valleys between Cradock and Graaff-Reinet for future generations.

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Wheatlands Country House, Eastern Cape

Historic Wheatlands Country House in the Eastern Cape is a delightful old farmstay wrapped up in legends that go back to the 1840s.

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Strategic Environmental Assessment, Karoo Shale Gas Fracking

Massive Karoo Shale Gas Study Begins

The public consultation part of the Strategic Environmental Assessment for Shale Gas Development in the Karoo starts on Monday 9 November in Graaff-Reinet.

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All About Karoo Donkeys

There’s more to a Karoo donkey than a couple of hee-haws and a pair of twitching ears.

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Aardvark

A is for Aardvark

Aardvarks are right up there with unicorns when it comes to being mystical and elusive. But there’s one at Samara Private Game Reserve near Graaff-Reinet that is happy to be photographed.

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Karoo language

Speaking Graaffrikaans

Graaffrikaans – it’s how we talk out here in the Karoo.

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Karoo Heartland Road Trip Part III

Part III of our road trip through the Karoo Heartland.

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Karoo Basin shale concessions

Bundu, Falcon and Karoo Shale Gas

Register and comment now on the plans of would-be frackers Bundu and Falcon to explore for shale gas in the Karoo.

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Graaff-Reinet’s Drostdy Hotel

For Karoo fans, it’s just great. All the features that made the Drostdy so special in the past have been retained and augmented.

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Knapsak vol Karoo: Die Coldstreamers

Waar sou ‘n vroeëre of huidige lid van Haar Majesteit se Coldstream Regiment hom tuis vind op vakansie in Suid-Afrika?

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