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The Illustrated History has been published to mark the centenary

of the building of Hartbeespoort Dam.

The dam is a reminder of a bygone age – a time when young

South Africa stood tall on the international stage

and experimented with novel solutions to the problems of the day.

Told in a series of brief, illustrated episodes.  

Date: Tuesday 28 June 2022 at 18.30 for 19.00

Venue: Bookdealers of Blubird

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Delville Wood, France, the Great War, July 1916 powerful piece of Solo Theatre by Peter Terry Directed by the internationally acclaimed theatre director, Janice Honeyman

It is 1970. An elderly man reluctantly returns to the place that gave him lifelong nightmares.

David Wells fought in the Battle of Delville Wood in 1916,

as a 19-year old lad, and the carnage he witnessed

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The Van Gaalen trails cross over 30 private farms with over 80km of single-track throughout the Skeerpoort Valley. We offer opportunities for mountain biking, trail running, hiking & birding. The manicured routes are well prepared and maintained which attract many athletes to the area. Day permits and mandatory indemnity forms are available at the Trail/Farm Shop.

Hours: Wed-Fri  08:00am-17:00pm

Sat-Sun   06:00am-17:00pm (Summer)                07:00am-17:00pm (Winter)

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