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    Re: Long term use of foldaway kitchen items

    We have collapsible washbasins, a bucket and two really useful kitchen bowls- now all more than five years old. No issues at all. So great for saving space and weight.
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    Re: Houseboat hire Breede River

    HmmmÖ seems itís not that popular lately!
    Iíll chat to the people at Living the Breede rather.
    Sounds as if the other crowd have let things slide a bit. Pity, because it could be amazing if done...
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    Houseboat hire Breede River

    We are interested in booking a few nights on a houseboat on the Breede. Can anyone who has done this RECENTLY through Breede River Houseboat Hire comment on their experience? There are some rather...
  4. Re: Braai Cleaner - Cobb and Potjie - (And for probably pretty much anything ever)

    Shout out to the OP. This cleaner is FANTASTIC for braai grids. Went and got some on the strength of his recommendation and used it today and was most impressed. R40 at Checkers, much cheaper and...
  5. Re: Decent accommodation just south of Bloemfontein

    We have just returned from our trip, and can now report back that Prior Grange was excellent. Proper farm hospitality and loads of interesting historical details - next time we will stay longer....
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    Re: Botswana met Covid regulasies of nie??

    Na my mening is dit nie die moeite werd nie. Ons het lankal n trippie Botswana toe in Septembermaand van 2021 beplan, maar het gehoop dat almal miskien teen die tyd ingeent sou kon word en gevolglik...
  7. Re: TRIP REPORT Feb 2021, Kruger - north during lockdown.

    Thanks for posting! It was very well-timed for us, because this coming Saturday we embark on the long trek from Cape Town to northern Kruger- very excited.
    I am just hoping like crazy that the roads...
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    Re: Fabricator in Cape Town?

    Alu- Innovations in Wetton. If they canít make it, nobody can...
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    Re: Left in the lurch by Ezemvelo KZN

    Well thanks for the various inputs and commiserations- we have a planned itinerary so just had to find 3 nights to replace the Ndumo fiasco.

    Tembe was great for the last- minute emergency- very...
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    Left in the lurch by Ezemvelo KZN

    Hi all
    Just had such a disappointment. We booked 3 nights at Ndumo back in February 2020. Then with COVID we thought we might not be able to go. But as things started to open up, I had hope again....
  11. Re: Decent accommodation just south of Bloemfontein

    Prior Grange looks perfect for us, Wheelman. I will make a booking there.
    Thanks- this forum always comes up trumps!
  12. Decent accommodation just south of Bloemfontein

    Hello all
    Have searched for a thread on this without success. Can anyone recommend a good overnight stay (dinner, bed and breakfast) just south of Bloemfontein, off the N1? We will be en route from...
  13. Re: Water water water in Moremi earlier this year!

    Enjoying your videos a lot. I love how honest you are about how nervous you were feeling in the deep water! We were there in the dry season and even then, encountered one or two slightly...
  14. Re: Wanted: Load bin for a 2018 V6 single cab Cruiser

    I have one for sale- have WhatsApped Martin.
  15. Thread: Car door mount

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    Re: Car door mount

    Have a look at a Gimpro. Very well-made product. Not cheap but definitely worth it.
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    Re: Garth Owen-Smith RIP

    What an amazing video. Learned a lot. Thanks Mike for posting the link.
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    Re: Camping with our mothers: Trip report

    Thanks so much for lovely post. I hope to be able to see the Savuti channel with water in it one day- when we were there in 2018 it was as dry as a bone...
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    Re: Getaway Skou Sandringham

    Ek stem.
    Die "skou" het reeds verlede naweek plaasgevind- ek het ook baie daarna uitgesien. Wat n teleurstellende "flop". Baie min om te sien, en amper niks nuuts nie.
    Klaarblyklik was die...
  19. Re: Good electrician in Cape Town- recommendations please

    Excellent! Several options. This forum never disappoints!
    Thanks to all.
  20. Re: Good electrician in Cape Town- recommendations please

    Thanks so much. Will save numbers for a time of need.
  21. Re: Good electrician in Cape Town- recommendations please

    Thanks John!
  22. Good electrician in Cape Town- recommendations please

    Hi everyone
    This is a non-urgent plea for a recommendation for a competent, honest, qualified electrician in Cape Town. We live in the Southern Suburbs and over the last 15 years I have called on...
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    Re: Dent removal Cape Town/Bellville?

    I would highly recommend Chip Perfection based in Montagu Gardens- 0826915884. Brendan comes to you and does a quote and they will collect and deliver the vehicle. Excellent workmanship and...
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    Re: Camping in Mkhuze Game Reserve

    We spent 3 nights there in April this year. We loved it for the peace and quiet, great birding, and the hides are indeed great and well-maintained. The actual campsite facilities are a bit tired,...
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    Re: Sehithwa - shakawe road

    Drove it two weeks ago. Itís in a very poor condition indeed. Huge potholes, crumbling shoulder. Hair-raising when large trucks approach.
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    Re: Namibia trip report March 2019

    No need to do anything to your photographs- beautiful as they are! So enjoying your reports- well done.
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    Re: July 2019 CKGR with a caravan, Trip Report

    Hello SilverEagle and thank you for a really good trip report. So sorry to hear of the disgusting state in which you found Passarge 1 campsite. I always find these stories so surprising still, as I...
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    Re: Best butcher in Otjiwarongo

    Great! Good to know as I can get everything at one place. As usual, time will be limited so we'd rather not have to drive around to different shops.
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    Re: Shops around Nguma Lagoon

    Thanks for all the various inputs. I am waiting for a reply to an email directly to Guma Lagoon Camp about pre- booking braai packs, but also admit to having some qualms about what type and quality...
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    Re: Shops around Nguma Lagoon

    We are going to Guma Lagoon in September and I have been told (itís on their website) that they sell braai packs there. Can anyone confirm?
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    Best butcher in Otjiwarongo

    Morning everyone
    Has anyone got a recommendation for a good butchery in Otjiwarongo? We will need to do our grocery shopping there en route to Caprivi.
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    Re: Reseal licence disk holder

    I made my own new seal quite easily with gasket sealant in a tube. Worked very well and stayed put even after a few changes of licence disc over the past few years.
  33. Thread: Bush Lapa mods

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    Re: Bush Lapa mods

    George, could you by any chance post a photo of the bracket? Need to try to DIY something like it.
  34. Thread: Bush Lapa mods

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    Re: Bush Lapa mods

    We recently camped at a place where the WHOLE campsite was on a slight slope. Couldnít get the vehicle with Bush Lapa camper level... battled with fridge sliding back into vehicle all the time. Does...
  35. Thread: Pangolin video

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    Re: Pangolin video

    This is a well-made and very moving and shocking film. Hopefully everyone with an interest in wildlife and Africa will watch and share.
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