Gugs Seven monument repaired

Mayoral Committee Member for Area Central councillor Siyabulela Mamkeli has urged the residents to protect heritage sites in their communities.       The Gugulethu Seven Memorial is under constant attack from thieves. PHOTO: SPINDOG MOTSA   Mamkeli said after leading a team of City of Cape Town employees to…

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The Department of Arts & Culture responds to concerns regarding infrastructure projects in the Free State.

The Department of Arts & Culture responds to concerns regarding infrastructure projects in the Free State. http://www.dac.gov.za/…/statement-department-arts-and-cultu…   Statement by the Department of Arts and Culture on National Legacy Projects | Department Of Arts and Culture The Department of Arts and Culture is committed in its mandate to promote, preserve…

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Unique Photographs from the Boer War

      Unique Photographs from the Boer War Photography is the only “language” that is understood worldwide, resulting in a bridge being created between nations and cultures – it connects the family of humanity. Independent of political influence – where people are free – it provides us with an…

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IN THE HIGH COURT OF SOUTH AFRICA (WESTERN CAPE DIVISION, CAPE TOWN) CASE NO: 1103/2016

  In the matter between:   PIKETBERG LOCAL HERITAGE COMMITTEE First Applicant JACOBUS PETRI-JS WILS0N and Second Applicant LIEBCO VLEISHANDELAARS (EDMS) BEPERK First Respondent HERITAGE WESTERN CAPE Second Respondent BERGRIVIER MUNICIPALITY Third Respondent JAN TRUTER TRADING AS ‘SOUTH CONSULTING’ Fourth Respondent Date of hearing: 19 April 2016 Date ofjudgment: 18…

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SAHRA GENERAL NOTICES • ALGEMENE KENNISGEWINGS Arts and Culture, Department of/ Kuns en Kultuur, Departement van DEPARTMENT OF ARTS AND CULTURE NOTICE 218 OF 2017 218 National Heritage Resources Act (25/1999): Regulations in accordance with the provisions of section 9 of the Act

SAHRA notice (1) REGULATIONS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 9 OF THE NATIONAL HERTIAGE RESOURCES ACT NO 25 OF 1999 The South African Heritage Resources Agency has, in terms of section 9(3)(a) of the National Heritage Resources Act No 25 1999, made the Regulations in the Schedule. The…

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AG Visser House Museum Heidelberg

      Tuesday, May 9, 2017 – 05:56  The AG Visser House Museum has been in crisis for many years.  Local journalist Michael Mentz has reported extensively on the gross mismanagement of the heritage site by Lesedi Local Municipality. He has revealed how many of the Museum’s valuable artefacts have…

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