magnificent photo exhibition, spanning the life of Olive Schreiner from her birth at the Wittenberg mission station on 24 March 1855 until her death in Cape Town on 11 December 1920 and re-internment on Buffelskop outside of Cradock a year later, is now on display in the Olive Schreiner Museum in Cradock. The exhibition includes […]
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lthough the Internet tells us that wire art dates back to the Second Dynasty in Egypt and the Bronze and Iron ages in Europe, we in Cradock are adamant that miniature windmills were first created by craftsmen in our area. Basil Mills, Education Officer at the National English Museum in Grahamstown who did some […]
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 […]
If you’re coming to one of Cradock’s Karoo Food Festivals, remember two things: come hungry and prepared to kuier.
Speelmanskop honey from Karoo bossies, produced just north of Cradock.
The Karoo farmstay experience at Lowlands Country House,
A guide to all the happenings in 2014, as Cradock celebrates its 200th birthday.
Missing the Karoo – from Trafalgar Square.
A short dedication to one of Cradock’s most colourful residents, the late Piet ‘Prok’ Coetzee.