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Operation Lock and the War on Rhino Poaching

News: 02 October 2015 By Kerstin Nyberg Peart

SOUTH AFRICA - The problem with rhino poaching has been around for a long time – it’s only the explosive growth that has made it into such a major crisis today. Already in 1987, leaders of the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) were becoming increasingly frustrated by the lack of success in combating rhino and elephant poaching by traditional methods. 

A dream comes true for Ernest

News: 02 October 2015 By Manuel Camino

HOEDSPRUIT - A few months ago I wrote an article for K2C Newsin which I explained the difficulties we were having to help a member of staff and friend, Ernest, in pursuing his FGASA. Little did I expect to receive such an overwhelming response. Members of the community, the FGASA organisation, or even Course Providers, I would like to thank personally all those who reached out to us. 

Destination 24 degrees South

News: 02 October 2015 By Heidi Lee Smith

KAMPERSRUS –The old familiar silk farm on the Kampersrus road has been transformed into a multi-faceted tourism destination with lots of new attractions. The farm is now branded and marketed as 24 degrees South and has loads more on offer. 


News: 02 October 2015 By Kerstin Nyberg Peart

HOEDSPRUIT -  Saturday evening saw the Hoedspruit Paws auction in aid of raising well needed funds for thei Kennels, take place at Jakkels en Wolf.  A large screen was set up for the all important rugby game and fortunately spirits were in good form for the bidding to begin. 

Local beauty recognised at national level

News: 02 October 2015 By Desire Wright

OEDSPRUIT – We can indeed be proud of 15-year-old DonnéOosthuizen who has been selected to represent Limpopo at the national finals of the Mini Miss RSA competition in the Teen category. Donné, a Grade 9 learner from Merensky High School, also attended LaerskoolMariepskop in Kampersrus.

Steers drive thru

News: 02 October 2015 By Heidi Lee Smith

HOEDSPRUIT – In a freak accident on Sunday night, September 27, the vehicle of a well known local shebeen owner literally flew through the glass sliding door, smashing the shelving in its way and ramming into the Debonairs counter at the back of the Bonjour Shop at Total Hoedspruit. 

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