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Northern Cape Revs Up for Top Gear Festival

South Africa’s largest province has recently proven itself the ideal destination for petrol heads and motoring enthusiasts and both the Bloodhound Project and the Kalahari Desert Speedweek will feature a…
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A Sparkling Easter for the Diamond City

Visitors to the Northern Cape capital city of Kimberley are in for a weekend of non-stop fun and action with a jam-packed Easter calendar. Music lovers should not miss the…
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Namakwa Easter 2014

The Namakwa region of the Northern Cape province offers the perfect getaway during the upcoming Easter holiday period. Fitness fanatics can tackle the Oorlogskloof Mountain and Gorge Run while those…
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Calling All Endurance Cyclists

Mountain-bike enthusiasts can once again look forward to the ultimate endurance challenge when they tackle the 240km Trans Karoo MTB Challenge between Ceres and Sutherland on Saturday, 26 April 2014.
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Speed Junkies Head to the Northern Cape

Off-road adventurers will be heading to the Northern Cape this weekend to participate in the Windsorton 400 Off-Road race, which forms part of the National Off-Road Motorcycle Championship for two-wheelers and…
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New Airline for Northern Cape

An intra-provincial flight service was launched in Kimberley and Upington on Wednesday, 22 Janurary 2014. The airline known as Phakalane Airways will have its planes based at Kimberley Airport, conducting scheduled flights…
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Traffic Snippet

The Northern Cape Tourism Authority is advising travellers to divert via the Northern Cape instead of travelling along the N1 due to road closures and flooding near Laingsburg. A tourism…
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Sizzling Summer in the Northern Cape

With summer and the festive season fast approaching, Northern Cape Tourism has launched its Vaya Summer campaign to alert travellers to take a few Sho’t Left turns and explore S…
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Bloodhound Diary for BBC

Wing Commander Andy Green, world land-speed record holder, is writing a diary for the BBC News website about his experiences working on the Bloodhound project and the team's efforts to…
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Northern Cape Focuses on Service Excellence

The Northern Cape Province will renew their commitment to service excellence in the tourism industry with the launch of the Journey to Service Excellence(J2SE) pilot project in Upington…
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Northern Cape to Sizzle this Summer

With summer and the festive season fast approaching, Northern Cape Tourism is launching its Vaya Summer campaign to alert travellers to new ways of exploring South Africa’s largest province w…
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Communities Must Promote Heritage

Visitors from Zimbabwe, Botswana, Mozambique and the Northern Cape toured various places in Limpopo province, such as the Kruger National Park, Mapungubwe Heritage Site, The Big Tree, Dzata Ruins and…
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Meet Pro Skaters

Top professional skateboarders Ryan Decenzo and Adam Dyet will be joining the Skateboarding for Hope tour in the Northern Cape Province in the lead-up to the Kimberley Diamond Cup presented…
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Northern Cape to shine at Indaba 2016

The Northern Cape Province is pulling out all the stops to wow visitors to Africa’s leading travel trade show in Durban from 7 – 9 May.    At the 2016 INDABA, the Nor…
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Namaqua Natioanl Park Fower Report

The recent heavy rains have drenched the soil, and this has allowed other flowering plants to become much more prominent. The Gazanias in particular is spectacular. Varkiesknol (Herria elongata); Meidesterte …