Otter Trail is ‘every hiker’s dream’

18 December 2018, 8:21 PM
If the 42 kilometre Otter Tail in the Tsitsikamma area of the Garden Route is on your bucket list, then you need to book a year in advance.
Otto Trail
Meghan Markle departs ‘Suits’ after engagement to Prince Harry 29 November 2017, 7:18 AM

US actress Meghan Markle has wrapped up her role on legal drama series "Suits" after seven seasons, USA Network and Universal Cable Productions said in a statement on Tuesday, a day after Markle and Britain's Prince Harry announced their engagement.

More children exposed to violence: Report 29 November 2017, 5:45 AM

The South African Child Gauge 2017 has shown that the majority of children remain marginalised, excluded and exposed to excessive levels of violence.

Modise lays bare his intense relationship with Mosimane 28 November 2017, 11:45 AM

Midfielder Teko Modise, who now plays for Cape Town City, has written a book with the help of journalist Nikolaos Kirkinis.

Man drowns at Camps Bay Beach 28 November 2017, 9:34 AM

A 21-year-old Khayelitsha man has drowned at Camps Bay Beach in Cape Town.

Obamas ‘delighted’ by British royal engagement 28 November 2017, 5:56 AM

Barack and Michelle Obama said Monday they were "delighted" to learn of the engagement of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, whose Invictus Games the former presidential couple has actively championed.

Melania Trump kicks off Christmas season at the White House 27 November 2017, 9:13 PM

The White House showed off its Christmas decorations on Monday (November 27) under the theme, "Time-Honored Traditions," designed by first lady Melania Trump.

Sanef sends condolences to Manyaapelo’s family 27 November 2017, 8:49 PM

The Sanef are the latest to send their condolences to the family of veteran broadcaster and SABC soccer commentator, Cebo Manyaapelo

Britain’s “thrilled” Prince Harry announces he will wed US actress Meghan Markle 27 November 2017, 5:18 PM

Britain's Prince Harry said he was thrilled after he and U.S. actress Meghan Markle announced they were engaged on Monday with the couple to tie the knot in the spring of next year.

Simon’s town Museum celebrates the centenary of the SS Mendi 27 November 2017, 4:27 PM

As part of centenary celebrations, the SS Mendi travelling exhibition currently on display in Simon's Town in the South Peninsula is expected to move around the Western Cape in the next few weeks.

Motsoaledi urges taxi operators to live healthy lives 27 November 2017, 3:26 PM

Health Minister, Aron Motsoaledi, has urged taxi operators to live healthy lives and to avoid being infected with HIV/AIDS and other diseases.

Ncwane posthumously wins Gospel Song of the Decade 27 November 2017, 12:23 PM

Gospel sensation Sfiso Ncwane has posthumously won the Gospel Song of the Decade at the SABC Crown Gospel Music Awards in Durban.

Miss South Africa takes Miss Universe crown 27 November 2017, 5:45 AM

Miss South Africa Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters was crowned Miss Universe Pageant on Sunday at the pageant held in Las Vegas becoming the second South African to take the crown.

Miracle baby leaves hospital after 157 days 25 November 2017, 6:59 PM

The baby dubbed, Little Wonder Woman is finally well enough to leave the hospital. Baby Jazeel Hlophe was born almost 5 months ago , micro-premature at just under 400 grams.

Berlin November horse race receives great turnout 25 November 2017, 5:31 PM

It was a hive of activity at the annual Berlin November traditional horse racing event as hordes of revellers descended to the Berlin race course.

Workshop teaches artists about copyright issues 25 November 2017, 5:26 PM

Copyright is the bane of artists worldwide.

Cultural Experience festival in Mpumalanga accused of overlooking provincial artists 25 November 2017, 4:48 PM

The Cultural Creative Industry Federation of South Africa has accused the Mpumalanga Culture, Sport and Recreation Department of overlooking local artists for its annual Cultural Experience festival to be held next weekend.

‘Rape survivors not given enough support’ 24 November 2017, 4:41 PM

Communities are not giving enough support to survivors of rape and sexual abuse. This is according to HIV/AIDS activists who spearheaded the launch of a campaign for 16 Days of Activism against Violence against Women and Children in Durban.

DA members protest against abuse of women, children 24 November 2017, 2:52 PM

Members of the Democratic Alliance Women Network (DAWN) have marched to the Pretoria Central Police Station to deliver a memorandum on women and children abuse.

‘Touched By An Angel’ actress dies at 86 22 November 2017, 8:12 AM

Actress and gospel singer Della Reese, best known for her role in the “Touched By An Angel” television series, has died at the age of 86 at her home in California, her family said on Monday.

Kendall Jenner ousts Gisele Bundchen as world’s top-earning model 22 November 2017, 6:26 AM

Kendall Jenner topped a list on Tuesday of the world’s highest paid models, edging Gisele Bundchen out of the No. 1 spot for the first time in 15 years in a ranking that reflected the growing power of social media influencers. Ashley Graham became the first plus-size woman to make the annual Forbes list of […]

Gauteng initiation schools remain suspended 22 November 2017, 5:56 AM

Initiation schools remain suspended in Gauteng until at the end of next year as stakeholders formulate a policy to regulate them.

Research shows depression is a threat at the workplace 21 November 2017, 10:57 AM

Depression in the workplace is on the rise and employers are battling to manage it.

Beyonce tops Forbes’ 2017 list of highest paid women in music 21 November 2017, 6:41 AM

Beyonce's hit album "Lemonade" and world tour made her the highest-paid woman in music in 2017, according to an annual Forbes list on Monday, edging out Britain's Adele and pop star Taylor Swift.

Angels or demons? Politics in the air as Victoria’s Secret show hits China 20 November 2017, 7:44 PM

Victoria's Secret's glitzy annual fashion show hit the stage in China for the first time on Monday, though without several of its "Angels" and star names who had been expected to attend, including model Gigi Hadid and pop singer Katy Perry.

South Africans urged to donate blood 20 November 2017, 7:15 AM

The South African National Blood Services says blood stocks are at critically low levels.

Blood stock critically low: SANBS 19 November 2017, 2:41 PM

The South African National Blood Services (SANBS) says blood stocks are at critically low levels.

Mankayi siblings bring home brewed sound 19 November 2017, 10:45 AM

Nkosinathi Mankayi, professionally known as Nathi, is among the most sought-after musicians in the country.

27 Boxes makes business, entertainment sense 19 November 2017, 9:24 AM

Melville's 27 Boxes initiative has been re-invented as a family and entertainment destination with water features, open air amphitheatres and sculptured gardens.

“The Good Racist” back by popular demand 18 November 2017, 10:45 AM

One of South Africa's most acclaimed and outspoken comedians, John Vlismas has had sold out shows for "The Good Racist".

All systems go for SADMA Music Concert 18 November 2017, 9:26 AM

The Southern African Disabled Musicians Association (SADMA) will be hosting a Disabled Musicians Association's Music Concert for their disabled musicians on Saturday in the North West Province.