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
The cockpit of BLOODHOUND SSC, the 1,000mph (1,609km/h) Land Speed Racing car, was unveiled today in Bristol, UK. The state-of-the-art carbon fibre monocoque has been tailored to the needs
The Northern Cape Province of South Africa will once again be able to showcase its incredible diversity and natural beauty when it hosts the Richtersveld Wildrun from 4-7 June. This
The Northern Cape Province is pulling out all the stops to wow visitors to the Namibian Expo in Windhoek from 04-07 June. At the 2014 Namibian Expo, the Northern Cape will
The Northern Cape Tourism Authority has reported a bumper Easter weekend with thousands of visitors in the capital city of Kimberley over this period.
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
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
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.
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
The first of 64 antennas that will make up South Africa's new radio telescope - MeerKAT - will be officially launched on 27 March 2014 by South Africa's Minister of Science and Technology,
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
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
Northern Cape MEC for Transport, Safety and Liaison Mac Jack recently launched the province’s seasonal road safety campaign and promised to clamp down on illegal road behaviour.
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
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
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
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
The Northern Cape in conjunction with the South African Water Ski Federation will host the 2013 European and African Barefoot Water Ski Championships at the Northern Cape Aquatic Sports Club at
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
The 2013 Kimberley Diamond Cup world skateboarding championships, presented by Kumba Iron Ore, concluded today with the Big Air “Best Trick” contest and the Pro Street Championships. Nyjah Huston just edged out
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
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
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
Competitive street and team skateboarding in South Africa is about to gear up a big notch with the Kimberley Diamond Cup Grand Slam competitions being staged in Johannesburg, Cape Town