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Family Holidays Are More Fun At Morning Sun!

The December school holidays are looming. It’s an exciting time for children, but we parents are possibly not quite as thrilled! We have the unenviable challenge of keeping our children occupied in healthy and happy ways for six long weeks.
Our own parents definitely had it a lot easier – although they probably won’t admit it! Less than a generation ago, in the pre-internet and online gaming days, children played outside. They built forts and rode bikes. Family holidays in […]

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Morning Sun: Where African Culture Comes Alive

South Africa is a country teeming with a diverse population and a fascinating cultural history. Myths and legends abound, and traditions run deep in its veins. Of the many cultures woven into the beautiful patchwork fabric of our country, the Venda have one of the most captivating.
Although they make up the smallest of the South African cultures, the Venda people’s traditions are proudly preserved and practised to this day.
The Soutpansberg Mountains of the Limpopo Province are the traditional home […]

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Family-Friendly Holidays

Summer is coming to South Africa. So if you haven’t already thought about planning a holiday away with the family, now’s the time! First and foremost, family holidays are a wonderful opportunity for everyone to de-stress. They also allow us to relax and really reconnect with one another.
But in our digital, fast-forward age, what should we be looking for when we consider our options for family-friendly holidays?
Consider this: Digital communication is one of modern day’s greatest ironies. Paradoxically, although […]

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Morning Sun Nature Reserve’s History & Goal

National Heritage Site
The Morning Sun Nature Reserve is registered as a National Heritage Site (No.89) because it is a prime example of the unique biodiversity of the Soutpansberg Mountains. The Soutpansberg Mountains are situated in the Limpopo Province of South Africa.
Dr Hans H Hahn purchased a farm, Little Leigh in 1970. In addition to this, Dr Hahn then bought three more farms namely Zwarthoek, Zwarthoek portion 1 (Lokovhela) and Morning Sun. These four farms make up the Morning Sun Nature Reserve in […]

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