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Travel Info, Travel News, Local happenings and events and more. If you need to know what's happening or want to spread the word of an event this is the site to use. As long as it is related to the Lowveld we will be interested in knowing about it.

Lowveld sights and sounds

The Kruger National Park

President Paul Kruger established the Sabie River game reserve in 1898...more

Anglo-Boer war - Overview

The Boer War took place from 1899 - 1902 in the Transvaal Republic. The Lowveld was the scene of many a boer war tale...more

Big Game Safaris

In Mpumalanga you can take part in big game safari's be they game viewing, photographic or hunting safa..more

The Gold Rush - Overview

Gold was first found in 1873 on the farms Geelhout boom and Graskop, east of Lydenburg..more

The European Settlers - Overview

The European Settlers arrival in the Lowveld of Mpumalanga..more

News Headlines from Mpumalanga

Hyaena attack at Crocodile Bridge

SANParks announces today an unfortunate incid read all about it

Wild Dog Pack wiped out by Canine Distemper

A pack of wild dogs succumbed to the Canine D read all about it

Poachers shot and killed in Kruger Park

Two Poachers were killed in a shoot out with read all about it

Ranger loses life in Kruger Park shooting

It has been reported that a Park Ranger lost read all about it

People of Mpumalanga