Sun, Apr 11, 2021

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KAROO DIARY: Getting Smashed in Steytlerville

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So this is a true Karoo Moment... Jules and I are sitting on the front stoep of the Karroo Theatrical Hotel. We’re spending the entire...
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KAROO DIARY: The Farce of Fracking Consultations

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Since early 2011, the ANC Government has been promising the people of the Karoo that they would be consulted before any decision to exploit...

KAROO DIARY: Those Magnificent Mother Churches

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I’m a presently-lapsed Anglican boy who once attended a Dutch Reformed church service, somewhere in a dusky Mpumalanga coal town, just so I could...

KAROO DIARY: New e-Books from Karoo Space!

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This time of the year, you would usually not find Jules and me at home in Cradock. We would be tootling around somewhere on a...
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KAROO DIARY: Show Time in Prince Albert!

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Karoo towns are never the first choice for those seeking the bright lights. Prince Albert, though, is an exception. It’s worth waiting until dark to...
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KAROO DIARY: A Silly Sense of Snow

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Looking out at the vast and sunny Karoo Heartland today, you’d never think that less than two weeks ago we were all snow-stormed in. Which...

KAROO DIARY: Seeking Out Saskatchewan!

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Last summer I had a thought and shared it with my wife Jules. “Jules,” I said. “Imagine a South African sitting up north somewhere like...
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KAROO DIARY: Snow Business

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If you’re warm and you’re safe, it’s such a jol to be in the Karoo when it snows... This weekend the forecasters predicted a serious...
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Rise of the Freelancers

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Every day, I hear the cries of media people – journalists, graphic artists, photographers and copy editors – who have just been kicked out...
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Ouma Rusks Legend – KAROO DIARY, South Africa

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The fabulous South African rusk has been a staple of Karoo travel, going back to the 1700s. If you were an explorer, a hunter, a...
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