he Schreiner family are joining us in Cradock in celebration of the 200th anniversary of the birth of their progenitor, Gottlob Schreiner, Olive’s father, the Schreiner family is holding a reunion in Cradock starting on Friday 4 July and running through until Sunday 6 July 2014. The organiser of the event is Dr William Bates, who is a […]
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Festivals, occasions, gatherings and get-togethers in the Karoo river town of Cradock.
Randall Wicomb is one of the great names that every South African recognizes. Randall has been in the South African music business for many years now. The numerous CD’s he has released is only a small part of the legacy Randall Wicomb will leave behind. Randall has put music to some of the best known Afrikaans […]
5/6 NOVEMBER 2014, VUSUBUNTU CENTRE CRADOCK, EASTERN CAPE KAROO PARLIAMENT The second Sitting of the Karoo Parliament will be taking place in Cradock, on 5th – 6th of November 2014. The focus this year is strongly on real action and initiatives, building on projects that have already started in the Karoo, and which need […]
“This year’s festival promises to take the event to new heights with a line-up of talks and events appealing to a range of audiences,” said Professor Paul Walters who chairs the festival organising committee. “Highlights include interviews with icons of the international fiction landscape: Etienne van Heerden and Deon Meyer.” Lovers of reading, writing and […]
A grand festival of rugby – for young and old, boys and girls – took place in Cradock at the end of March 2014 as part of the town’s bicentenary celebrations.
If you’re coming to one of Cradock’s Karoo Food Festivals, remember two things: come hungry and prepared to kuier.
A guide to all the happenings in 2014, as Cradock celebrates its 200th birthday.
In 2013, Cradock held its very first Karoo Food Festival. It was a roaring success, and will be held again on 20 – 23 March 2014.
Come on Part 1 of the Cradock Walkabout series.
Inxuba Yethemba Mayor Nyameka Goniwe gave a stirring speech on the day Cradock turned 200.