Gallery: hidden treasures amid the hills

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  1. LOCAL TALENT: Sarah Bezuidenhout, 72, the blind singer of the Concordia Traditional Band, and Magdalene Cloete, 65, in Springbok.
  2. DESOLATION: A watering hole used by the Anglos during the Anglo-Boer war, between Springbok and Bowesdorp. The area was fenced off using old gun barrels, which can still be seen in the rocks today. Pictures: Matthew Jordaan
  3. Sheep seen grazing on spring flowers between Springbok and Bowesdorp.
  4. The Grave site of Charles James Darter, Lieutenant of the Namaqualand Border Scouts who was killed in an ambush on the 18 of March 1902 during the Anglo-Boer War.
  5. The KAT-7 (Karoo Array Telescopes) on the SKA site on the Muisdam farm just outside of Carnarvon.
  6. The Augrabies waterfalls on the Orange river just outside of Augrabies.
  7. A Boesman Kers (Bushman's Candle) on Spektakel Pass outside Springbok.
  8. A Boesman Kers (Bushman's Candle) on Spektakel Pass outside Springbok. Bushmen used to use this grease filled plant to start fires and as a light and heat source.
 

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