Expiry: 
09/07/2019 - 00:00

The Magaliesberg Association for Culture & Heritage presents a Heritage Bus Tour and 'A Day of stories from the Anglo-Boer War' on 7 September 2019 at Kedar Heritage Lodge (location of one of the largest private Boer War collections in the world). You will be hosted by historians Andre Wedepohl & Rob Milne. Tour leaves Meerhof Lodge, Hartbeespoorton at 07h00 and returns at 17h00.

Here are a few of the stories you can look forward to:

1, Salute to great Boer War women
2, The guns of Dwarsvlei & death of Veggeneraal Rooibul Oosthuizen
3,  Solomon Tshekisho Plaatje who wrote Mafeking Siege War Diary
4, Map showing 53 Magaliesberg battle sites
5, After December 1899 Black week, Imperial Yeomanry recruited
6, Bafokeng King Kgosi Mokgatle  made his tribe the richest in Africa
7, Paul Kruger who took the Boers into war against the British Empire
8, Why Lord Methuen & Boer leader Koos de la Rey became lifelong friends
9, Was Lord Roberts the greatest British General?
10, How Winston Churchill launched his political career in South Africa
11, Cecil John Rhodes, the sickly 17 year old who became the richest man in 20 years

 

  • Cost: R450.00 per person cost covers buffett lunch and guides telling stories
  • Bookings; Mike 071 382 5905 or info@machbookings.co.za
  • Payment  MACH Standard bank account : 01-507-402-1 NB: Include your first name and surname as reference.
Category: 
Events Exhibitions Tours
Created
Sun, 08/25/2019 - 05:53

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