Eagle and prey

The Eagle, its Prey and the Photographer who fell in Love...

A UK couple who fell in love with South Africa during a holiday here last year, have captured the scene of an eagle with its...
National Parks South Africa

South Africa’s National Parks

South Africa has a vast system of natural reserves established to protect the country's indigenous plants, animals, landscapes and associated cultural heritage, ranging from...
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The Pride of Ignorance – the Lion, the Sportsmen and their...

Following the Australian Brumbies' tour of South Africa in May this year, super rugby player Clyde Rathbone wrote about the realisation of his own "complicity in...
Fracking Karoo South Africa

Shell Fracks Off. Is this the End of Karoo Fracking…or a...

In November 2014, a Karoo-based German hydrogeologist called Dr Stefan Cramer made a bold prediction that fracking would not happen in the Karoo. He gave...
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The king returns to Cradock

For the first time in more than a century, the lion’s roar can be heard through the tranquil wilderness of the Mountain Zebra National Park near...
Elephant

Tragic First Elephant Poached in Kruger in a Decade

The South African National Parks (SANParks) has announced the tragic news of the first confirmed elephant poaching incident in the Kruger National Park (KNP)...

Courageous Rhino that Survived against all Odds…gives birth!

There is happy news from the Bush today. Thandi, the female rhino that survived a horrific poaching attack almost three years ago, gave birth to a calf this morning...

Lion Whisperer talks about terrifying Lion Opens Car Door Video (Watch...

As the 'Lion Opens Car Door' video spreads rapidly around the world - attracting a massive 1.4-million views in less than 48 hours -...
Anti-Rhino poachers

Good News for Rhino as Vietnamese Delegation Visits the Kruger

A group of Vietnamese celebrities has flown in to South Africa to spend three days at the Kruger National Park (KNP) in an attempt to tackle...

Down the !Gariep River by kayak

  The !Gariep River – which is also known as the Orange – is South Africa's longest river, at over 2 000km, and it...

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Carte Blanche Investigates Over 40 Dogs Poisoned in 1 Night. What’s...

Over 40 dogs were shockingly poisoned in one day in the small Johannesburg suburb of Florida, Roodepoort, earlier this month. According to experts about...

WATCH Lenasia Land Grabs as Tensions Rise Between Residents and Alleged...

From Gauteng to the Western Cape, land grabs have become part and parcel of South African life, threatening to leave once peaceful communities divided....

Carte Blanche Recounts the Strijdom Square Massacre, and More

Here's the line-up of hot South African topics that the Carte Blanche team are investigating this Sunday 4 August (and available for South Africans...