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By Marinda Thomas
13 Aug 2016
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One of the local legends holds that it was King Makgoba himself who described the area where the town of Tzaneen is now situated as “Tzaneng – the happy land”.
Other explanations were that the name originated from the word “Tzana“ meaning ‘...

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By Marinda Thomas
31 May 2016
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The economy of Tzaneen depends largely on farming different types of fruits, vegetables, animals and timber. Agriculture was the key development in the rise of Tzaneen, whereby farming of domesticated species created food surpluses that nurtured...

By Marinda Thomas
31 May 2016
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The author AP Cartwright in his book: By the Waters of the Letaba wrote

“The combination of mountain scenery, flowering poinsettias and coral trees, warm sunny days and this immense
stretch of water surrounded by yacht basins,...

By Marinda Thomas
19 Jan 2016
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Languages spoken in th area consist as follows:
Afrikaans  41.5%
Northern Sotho 18.1%
Tsonga 13.5%
English 13.3%
Other 13.5%

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By Marinda Thomas
19 Jan 2016
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The decision to form a town at Tzaneen was taken in 1918 and the town was established the following year.  It was only in 1924, however, that it was proclaimed a town.
Tzaneen owes much to the discovery of minerals to the east -- it was on...

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By Amy Leo
29 Aug 2015
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There appears to be an urgent need to return to products derived directly from nature in its most organic form.  The indigenous Molinga tree, referred to as the tree of life, provides virgin oils for various applications and skin disorders,...

Categories: Fauna & Flora, Featured
By Claudia Thomas
14 Aug 2015
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The decision to form a town at Tzaneen was taken in 1918 and the town was established the following year.  It was only in 1924, however, that it was proclaimed a town.
 
Tzaneen owes much to the discovery of minerals to the east -- it...

By Amy Leo
14 Aug 2015
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Our TASTE OF TZANEEN FEST 2015, is giving a brand new meaning to the word LIFESTYLE!   If you are going to have a wine tasting, THIS is the way to do it!  Join us on our VIP MEANDER WINE ROUTE for this extraordinary experience!  Delectable...

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By Annemieke Maritz
13 Aug 2015
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We are proud to present the annual, ever so popular TzaneenInfo Photo Competition. The aim of this competition is to find photographs/videos that best capture the greater Tzaneen area, and all its unique features.This year’s theme is: “...

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By Amy Leo
15 Jun 2015
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Enter Casa Mia and be prepared for an experience of ultimate luxury.  Specialists in interior decor for a vast number of years, you can be assured that your private and corporate requirements are in the very best of hands!  Accent is given to...

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By Amy Leo
11 Jun 2015
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Joseph Baloyi, local musician, brought a breath of fresh air to one of the recently held social markets at Dei Gratia Restaurant!  Clients enjoyed their meals to the tune of 'I did it my way', 'Pink Panther', 'Killing me softly', 'Somewhere over...

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By Amy Leo
19 Mar 2015
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Driven by my passion for trees and their vital importance I nature, I simply had to visit this giant on my return to Tzaneen six months ago.  One of my fondest childhood memories which has been playing  a pivotal role in writing my present book...

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