So happy about our latest step forward in Plakkers Kamp. Have found a wonderful young woman Lilone, living in the area, who has undertaken to facilitate with distribution of food parcels and manage the “soup kitchen”.
This is a White Springbok, indigenous in South Africa. White Springbok are not albino’s, but a different color phase to the normal Springbok, with a recessive gene. 3 days after rescuing Bokkie, he began to feed easily; had lost his sucking reflex due to the trauma, so needed much persuasion initially. Amazing to see his instincts […]
When travelling to the Karoo, don’t forget to spend half an hour in the frontier town of Beaufort West, for many the true entry into the Great/Upper Karoo. “Beaufort” belongs to one of our most beloved South African citizens, the late Professor Christiaan Barnard. Visit the Barnard Museum, the Missionary Church, and the Birthplace of Marius […]