Vanderkloof Dam to be renamed

SOUTH Africa’s second largest dam, Vanderkloof Dam, in the Northern Cape, will be renamed after Struggle icon Nelson Mandela as part of his centenary celebrations. This was revealed by the Inter-Ministerial Committee as it announced plans to celebrate the centenary events of Mandela and Albertina Sisulu. Chairperson Jeff Radebe said Mandela and Sisulu, born respectively in July and October 1918, had dedicated their lives in the Struggle and contributed immensely to the birth of a new nation. “We celebrate the birth of the founding father of our democracy, Nelson Rolihlahla…

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Update: Gariep dam 101% Vanderkloof Dam 79%

Gariep Dam 14 April 2018: Updated 10 Apr 2018: Gariep Dam is now at 101% and Vanderkloof dam is at 79%!     Gariep Dam’s water level has risen from 57% on the 9th of March to 100% on 31 March 2018! Vanderkloof Dam is currently at 57% and has risen from 53% at the beginning of March. Lets hope some of the water from Gariep will come to Vanderkloof soon and we can have a 100% full Vanderkloof dam soon!   Here is Gariep Dam on 30 March 2018:

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2017 SAALAA Nationals and Trials at Vanderkloof Dam

We are glad to share that SAALAA had a productive AGM this past weekend where numerous important decisions were taken. One of the decisions taken on this meeting was to host the 2017 SAALAA Nationals and Trials at Vanderkloof Dam. This is the first time such a big tournament is hosted on this venue and it is sure to produce some excellent catches! Vanderkloof Dam will be closed to all other artlure fishing during this time but please come support the tournament! Dates: March 19 (Sunday) – April 1 (Saturday)

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Die wêreld van Koors – Deon Meyer

The World Of FEVER Power Station The Vanderkloof Dam wall, where Nico and Willem stop their truck for the first time. The hydro-electric station is right next to the four sluices on the right.   Battletruck The Volvo FH 480 used by Willem and Nico storm before they settle at Amanzi. The truck later becomes the battle wagon for Domingo’s pecial Ops Teams..   Hot house In the bedroom, Willem Storm is burning up from the fever. Nico stands guard in the lounge (big window right) when two very bad…

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Deon Meyer – Koors

KOORS deur Deon Meyer Ek wil vir jou vertel van die moord op my pa. Ek wil vir jou vertel wie hom vermoor het, en waarom. Want dit is die storie van my lewe. En die storie van jou lewe en jou wêreld ook, jy sal sien. Ek het lank gewag voor ek dit doen, want ek dink ’n mens het wysheid nodig, en insig. En afstand. Ek dink ’n mens moet die kwaad — eintlik seker al die emosies — eers onder die knie probeer kry. Ek is vandag…

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