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The hand of General Goodenough

Posted on Wed May 11, 2016.

We recently had the privilege of a visit from very special guests. Mr JD (Jimmy) Oosthuizen and Heather Oosthuizen (his daughter). Mr JD (Jimmy) Oosthuizen is James Douglas Logan's (junior) step-grandson.
 
During his stay he shared with us some wonderful stories. Here is the tale of The hand of General Goodenough, written as a letter to his daughter

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Karoo BioGaps Project BioBlitz

Posted on Tue April 26, 2016.

We recently had a team of researchers staying at Matjiesfontein for the Karoo BioGaps Project BioBlitz.

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Married in Matjies

Posted on Wed April 13, 2016.

We’ve been honoured to host many beautiful weddings at Matjiesfontein. Our destination ticks all the boxes: from ceremony and reception to unique and luxurious accommodation as well as Karoo-style food and fine, local wine.

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Our Black-Chested Snake Eagles & the thinking path

Posted on Fri April 1, 2016.

Look up. You just may be lucky enough to see a Black-Chested Snake Eagle carving across the sky.

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Recipe: Cape Malay Pickled Fish for Easter

Posted on Tue March 22, 2016.

This recipe comes straight from the heart of The Lord Milner’s kitchen.

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