Small boy with big dreams

A South African recipe and games book for children, written by nine-year-old Josh Thirion, has won a prestigious international cookbook award. Cook with Josh is the...

Cape Epic – Poignant…and Epic

It was a bittersweet win today at the Absa Cape Epic for defending champion Christoph Sauser of Switzerland. In the last two years he...

Johnny Clegg heads to the Royal Albert Hall – WIN TICKETS

SA's legendary singer Johnny Clegg is set to become the first Solo South African act to ever perform at London's Royal Albert Hall, when...

Cape Epic a moving story

TEAM RWANDA CYCLING is a story about redemption, hope, and second chances.  Tom Ritchey, renowned mountain bike industry pioneer, first visited Rwanda in 2005.  Awed...

Something is brewing in Linden

The historic suburb of Linden in Johannesburg has become home to South Africa’s first neighbourhood-inspired coffee shop. The Whippet in Linden is setting a new trend...

Confessions of a stay-at-home dad

Bruce Clark is one of those unusual things – a stay-at-home dad. In his uplifting memoir Love Sex Fleas God, aptly subtitled “Confessions of a...

Composers get their own awards

South African composers who have succeeded in the fiercely competitive international market will be recognised in a new awards programme called Wawela (Zulu, meaning...
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Getting to know a different SA

Endurance cyclist Kevin Davie’s new book, Freedom Rider, tells the story of the mountain bike adventures that led him to discover some of South Africa’s...
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Cape women sew up success

Tracey Chiappini-Young and Karen Jansen, founders of the soft toy maker Taunina, are on a mission to promote job creation in South Africa through the...
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You Know You Are Proudly South African When:

Submitted by Audy Peters You call a bathing suit a "swimming costume". You call a traffic light a "robot". You call an elevator a "lift" You call a...


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