Mon, Dec 5, 2022

KZN Floods Durban Floods South Africa

Durban Floods Photos: ‘Seeing This from the Air Broke My Heart’...

To put the devastation KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) has experienced over the last few days into words is impossible, writes Kierran Allen, from Kierran Allen Photography. The...
Spectacular Rare Lightning Storm Over Cape Town PHOTOS

Spectacular and Rare Lightning Storm Over Cape Town PHOTOS

South Africa's Highveld is famous for its afternoon thunderstorms and even Durban's skies are renowned for their electrical storms... but in Cape Town powerful...
A Hopeful View from Ukraine (While SA Remains Silent)

Hopeful Views from Ukraine Windows (While SA Remains Silent)

As the world watches politicians scrambling to impose sanctions and hold back Russian President Vladimir Putin from giving his troops the go-ahead to invade...
fish hoek railway line discovered under beach

PHOTOS Hidden Train Line Discovered Beneath Fish Hoek Beach Sand

"Fish Hoek Beach gave up one of her secrets this morning, as an old railway line was discovered on the beach," says Western Cape...
monkeys swim across river south africa

PHOTOS: Vervet Monkeys Swim Across Crocodile-Infested River in South Africa

Well known KwaZulu-Natal safari guide Gavin Udal captured a rare scene last week, at the Hluhluwe Game Reserve in South Africa, of a troop...
augrabies falls 4

Amazing Augrabies Falls’ Photos Capture Magnitude of Man Against Nature

An incredible series of photos taken at Augrabies Falls in the Northern Cape, South Africa, on Friday (7 Jan) have captured the sheer intensity...
Revellers enjoy New Year's Day on a beach, in Durban

PHOTOS: Friends and Family Enjoy Traditional New Year’s Day on Durban...

While many parts of the world have had to dampen their New Year celebrations because of Omicron, the sun shone brightly on Durban, South...
Paul Josephs and his dog after heavy rains flooded the homes of shack dwellers

What a Year! South Africa’s 2021 in Photos

A selection of photos we (GroundUp) took this year! © 2021 GroundUp
WATCH Sea Fog Rolls in to Cape Town from the Atlantic

WATCH Sea Fog Rolls in to Cape Town from the Atlantic

Every year seasonal fog rolls into Cape Town, South Africa, covering the ocean and parts of Cape Town - including famous Table Mountain -...
Jacaranda trees Pretoria 2021

Jacaranda Trees Burst into Colour in Pretoria, South Africa

It's that time of the year again - when Pretoria transforms into a beautiful purple haze, as the Jacaranda trees burst into bloom, and...