Environment News

Stop stealing the plants!

Michele du Plessis Cathy Rees is a very keen and knowledgeable gardener.  “Last Spring we decided that our legacy to Sabie would be to rejuvenate the Town’s market square gardens and to that end, Cathy has dedicated her personal time and funds to try to make them more beautiful.  She continues to do so on […]

Environment News

Exposing the truth behind trophy hunting

Michele du Plessis The international wildlife charity, Born Free, has released the findings of their 18-month cross-disciplinary investigation into the practice of wildlife management. In this report, they unveil the truth behind the myths. “Hunters claim that the fees they pay benefit wildlife conservation, local communities, and the economics of the countries when trophy hunting […]

Community Environment News

TCLM Habits and Hobbies

Michele du Plessis In the Thaba Chweu Local Municipality Integrated Development Plan for 2017 – 2022 Term, the Executive Mayor at the time of this document’s release, Cllr S Mashigo-Sekgobela, said: “The law requires us to have this strategic plan which is the only plan that drives planning, development and budget decisions in a municipality.” […]