Fire safety in the wild

Drought still persists in large parts of the Northern Cape, dam levels have dropped alarmingly, and grazing for wildlife and livestock has been affected.

Top things to do in the Northern Cape

The Northern Cape may be South Africa’s largest province, but it has the lowest population density: fewer than four people per square kilometre at the last count! This m…

Northern Cape launches new Go Ghaap! Route

The Northern Cape has a fascinating new heritage route, covering everything from a famous archaeological site and historic towns to amazing architecture and a vast nature reserve known for its…

Namaqualand: land of contrasts

Namaqualand in the Northern Cape is a land of contrasts: vast sandy plains, barren koppies, quiver trees and, every year around August, bright flowers as far as the…

Goegap Nature Reserve in pictures

For a few weeks every year, the Goegap Nature Reserve just outside Springbok is covered in a vivid multicoloured flower carpet. But you don't need to wait for…