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Gay & Lesbian Network supports Bafana Bafana


As a proud supporter of Bafana Bafana, the Network has designed a banner for messages of support to the team.

Deep Freezing – one night performance will chill your blood


Audrey and Maude are the divas of the deep-freeze deep in the frosted heart of the country. Set in the kiosk of an abandoned sculpture park outside Springs; the play follows the story of two tuck-shop ladies from the 1950’s who freeze themselves for the future. But emerging in 2010 to find their tuck-shop in ruins, they must adapt to their new landscape and stay cool to survive.

Julius Malema and the Roots of Fascism in South Africa


By Zachie Achmat, from Writing Rights: I met a young man called Lubabalo Folose because I regularly pass through his [...]

The new traffic demerit system

Some of them seem a bit weird – like driving in convoy on weekends?

Battle at Kruger


An epic battle between lions, buffalo and crocodiles! Africa at its most primal.

Tutu good to be true?


Watch out for this email scam.

Tired of SMS spam?


Now you can sign-up to a national Opt Out Register, run by the DMASA.

Safety tips for highjacking


Did you know highjackings follow time trends?

Louise Gelderblom NowHere


In November, Capetonians will have a rare opportunity to view a body of recent works by one of South Africa’s foremost ceramic artists, Louise Gelderblom.

Now that’s a braai


A robust, portable braai that folds up into a slim and lightweight unit.

Tomorrow is Heritage Day


This year’s theme is “Celebrating our Dance, our Heritage”.