After 3 years of travelling with my dogs around Europe my time came to return home. One thing I (Stefan Graunke, 26 years old from Chartwell Fourways) missed most about South Africa was the culture and wildlife. We have an amazing natural world here in South Africa, like no where else in the world. Coastal…

William Nicol has become one of Johannesburg’s most dangerous roads in recent years with hijackings and smash and grabs affecting daily travellers. The issues have been spiralling as widespread crime cripples South Africa and local citizens have been left wondering what kind of control the South African Police really have. The task of protecting these…

On Saturday the 16th February, I took these pictures in Mzimhlophe (Orlando West in Soweto), near the train station. These men wait for the “meat van” at the dump site on a daily basis, so they can get the little meat that’s remaining from the cows head; to feed their families 😢 Please contact me (078 069 0360)…

After the intense storm we had this week, several large trees fell down blocking many roads in the Fourways, Bryanston and Jukskei Park areas. This brought on the amazing team work of the wonderful community members as well as Neighborhood Watch and other local teams to get involved in cutting down and moving these massive…

About 3 months ago there was a terrible fire at a complex called Serengeti Sands in Sunninghill. Many people’s homes and livelihoods were completely burnt to ashes this day and it was truly heart breaking to see their lives and possessions go up in flames. Some good news however, came in today and was shared…

I was tagged by one of the Blue Heart Moderators (Samantha Joy Lockhart) of pictures taken of the firefighters taking a break at the fire that is still going on Johannesburg. These pictures were taken by talented Siyamazi Khathola. Thank you Siyamazi, for sharing these very meaningful photographs with us. There is still a need to…