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Rocking for Rhino 2014 wrap up

News: 24 October 2014


With a total of 1000-1100 festival attendees, the 2 day event was able to raise a total of just over R74,000 from festival sales. Deducting the cost for the electrical and Computicket expenses, the festival is able to put forward R55,000 to four beneficiaries.

A journey to adoption

News: 24 October 2014


HOEDSPRUIT - Throughout our journey of adoption, one thing has been clear to me:  people don’t know enough about it.  There are assumptions thrown around about choosing your child from a line-up of babies, dealing with a nightmare teenager who can’t come to terms with the fact that they are adopted, their ‘real’ parents not being responsible enough to look after them, and lastly, the kind of person that would  ‘give their child away’.  

Secretarybird leaves a legacy.

News: 24 October 2014

JOHANAESBURG -   A Secretary bird tracked with a sophisticated satellite tracking device for almost two years, died on October 8. Despite the unfortunate circumstances of this Secretary bird’s death, valuable data were obtained during his short life. 


News: 17 October 2014

WOENSDAG 8 OKTOBER is die Riepies  se Dané Frances van Vuuren  oorlede aan serebrale malaria. Hierdie klein 9 jarige sonskyn kind was ’n vegtertjie tot aan die heel einde. Ons innige meegevoel en simpatie woord oorgedra aan Frances, Nico en Andrea. 

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Hoedspruit Events What's happening around Hoedspruit

October 2014
Where: Safari Junction Start: 31 Oct  (18:00 PM) End: 31 Oct  (21:00 PM)
November 2014
School Honour Roll Camp
Where: Swadini Start: 07 Nov  (06:00 AM) End: 09 Nov  (21:00 PM)
LCP Benefit Golf Club
Where: Drakensig Golf Club Start: 08 Nov  (07:30 AM)
Annual Braai Challange
Where: Safari Junction Park Start: 22 Nov  (11:00 AM)
Where: Maripskop view Start: 29 Nov
December 2014
School Prize Giving
Where: Hoedspruit Christian School Start: 03 Dec  (10:00 AM) End: 03 Dec  (20:00 PM)
January 2015
Mango Mania
Where: Bavaria Fruit Estate Start: 01 Jan

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