George, SOUTH AFRICA (December 2017) – The 2017 Grootbrak Grabadoo will, like the previous 14 years, offer all the top-class mountain bike family fun with challenging routes through epic Cape Pine forestry. Participants must remember that the only change is that the event is taking place on 30 December 2017, to respect the Sunday activities […]

Youth benefit from first-aid training

Tears of joy were flowing on Friday, 27 October 2017, when 13 youth from Oudtshoorn and George, as well as 10 youth from Great Brak River Youth Cafés respectively received their certificates following a First Aid Level 3 training course they have completed successfully. The one week training programme was presented by the Eden District […]

Charity cabaret in Great Brak

Petro Taute’s annual “60 minutes around the world” cabaret in Great Brak is now in its sixth year and has become so popular that two shows are planned – on Wednesday and Thursday, 8 and 9 November. This year funds raised will be in aid of Child Welfare Great Brak River, Sonskynvallei Aftercare, Hartenbos and […]


On Wednesday 8 and Thursday 9 November Petro Taute’s annual “60 minutes around the world” cabaret in aid of Child Welfare Great Brak, Sonskynvallei After-Care, Hartenbos and Diepkloof Kleuterskool, Glentana returns to Great Brak River. Now in its 6th year, this popular charity show combines song, dance and a bit of humour – a great […]

Geskoei – Bekendstelling – Johan Murray

Graag nooi ek vriende, kollegas en enigeen met ‘n liefde vir die letterkunde na die bekendstelling van my debuutbundel geskoei Woensdagaand, 11 Oktober 2017, by Wordsworth in die Garden Route Mall. Ons ontmoeting by Wordsworth: 18h30 tot 20h00. Ek praat ‘n bietjie oor myself, lees van my gedigte voor, en twee vriendinne wat reeds die […]