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SAHRA is commited to bringing you the latest heritage news and events from accross the country. Be sure to check in and see all the latet developments within the sector. SAHRA is mandated to coordinate the identification and management of the national estate. The aims are to introduce an integrated system for the identification, assessment and management of the heritage resources and to enable provincial and local authorities to adopt powers to protect and manage them.

Declaration of the Sibhudu Cave KZN

SAHRA DECLARES THE SIBHUDU CAVE KWAZULU-NATALBy virtue of the powers vested in the South African Heritage Resources Agency, in terms of section 27 (5) of the National Heritage Resources Act (No. 25 of 1999) SAHRA hereby declares the Sibhudu Cave located on portion 10...

Declaration of the grave site of Magrieta “Ihabi” Jantjies

SAHRA DECLARES THE GRAVESITE OF MAGRIETA "IHABI" JANTJIESBy virtue of the powers vested in the South African Heritage Resources Agency, in terms of section 27 (5) of the National Heritage Resources Act (No. 25 of 1999) SAHRA hereby declares the grave site of  Magrieta...

Declaration of the grave sites of Harry Gwala, Elda Gwala and Lulu Gwala, in the Gwala Family Cemetery

SAHRA DECLARES THE GRAVESITES OF HARRY GWALA, ELDA GWALA AND LULU GWALABy virtue of the powers vested in the South African Heritage Resources Agency, in terms of section 27 (5) of the National Heritage Resources Act (No. 25 of 1999) SAHRA hereby declares the grave...

The wreck of SS Maori (1909) off Hout Bay in Cape Town (MUCH)

maritime and underwater cultural heritage site visit to the wreck OF THE ss maoriWreck of the SS Maori SAHRA’s Maritime and Underwater Cultural Heritage unit is responsible for the identification, protection, and promotion of all heritage resources in our vast oceans,...

SAHRA-CPUT Virtual Seminar

VIRTUAL SEMINAR ON THE Conservation in the Built EnvironmentAbout the Heritage Siminar   The South African Heritage Resources Agency (SAHRA) and the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) will be hosting a Webinar on “Conservation in the Built...

DECLARATION OF THE ROCKLANDS COMMUNITY HALL; MITCHELL’S PLAIN & PHOENIX SETTLEMENT, INANDA, ETHEKWINI AS A NATIONAL HERITAGE SITE

PUBLIC NOTICE DECLARATION OF THE ROCKLANDS COMMUNITY HALL; MITCHELL’S PLAIN & PHOENIX SETTLEMENT, INANDA, ETHEKWINI AS NATIONAL HERITAGE SITESBy virtue of the powers vested in the South African Heritage Resources Agency, in terms of section 27 (5) of the National...

PUBLIC NOTIFICATION OF INTENTION TO DECLARE GRAVESITES OF HARRY GWALA, ELDA GWALA AND LULU GWALA

PUBLIC NOTICE INTENTION TO DECLARE THE GRAVESITES OF HARRY GWALA, ELDA GWALA AND LULU GWALABy virtue of the powers vested in the South African Heritage Resources Agency (SAHRA) in terms of section 27 of the National Heritage Resources Act No, 25 of 1999 (“the NHRA”),...

HERITAGE IN A TIME OF GLOBAL CRISIS

HERITAGE IN A TIME OF GLOBAL CRISISIn alignment with Heritage Month, Community Chest and Cape Cultural Collective have partnered to produce a piece titled "Heritage in a Global Crisis: Building Resilience and Pushing Boundaries". This insightful publication looks at...

PUBLIC CONSULTATION FOR GRAVES RELOCATIONS DURING COVID 19 PANDEMIC AND ASSOCIATED RESTRICTIONS

PUBLIC CONSULTATION FOR GRAVES RELOCATIONS DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND ASSOCIATED RESTRICTIONSThe South African Heritage Resources Agency ( permit regulations requires site notices and adequate public consultation prior to the issuing of a permit in terms of section...

JUNE 16 A BRIEF HISTORY – WHERE IT ALL BEGAN

a brief history HOW & WHERE IT ALL BEGANOn the morning of 16th June 1976, thousands of students from secondary schools in Soweto gathered to march in protest against the compulsory introduction of Afrikaans as a language of tuition. The students had organised...

Public notice for the intention to declare the Sibudu Cave, Kwazulu-Natal

PUBLIC NOTICE INTENTION TO DECLARE SIBUDU CAVE, KWAZULU-NATALBy virtue of the powers vested in the South African Heritage Resources agency (SAHRA) in terms of section 27 of the National Heritage Resources Act No, 25 of 1999 ("the NHRA"), SAHRA hereby notifies all...

Public notice for the intention to declare the historical portion of the Phoenix Settlement

PUBLIC NOTICE INTENTION TO DECLARE THE HISTORICAL PORTION OF THE PHOENIX SETTLEMENTBy virtue of the powers vested in the South African Heritage Resources agency (SAHRA) in terms of section 27 of the National Heritage Resources Act No, 25 of 1999 ("the NHRA"), SAHRA...

Public Notice for the Intention of Declaration: Rocklands Community Hall

PUBLIC NOTICE INTENTION TO DECLARE ROCKLANDS COMMUNITY HALLBy virtue of the powers vested in the South African Heritage Resources agency (SAHRA) in terms of section 27 of the National Heritage Resources Act No, 25 of 1999 ("the NHRA"), SAHRA hereby notifies all...

Declaration of the Walter Sisulu Square of Dedication

SAHRA DECLARES WATER SISULU SQUARE NATIONAL HERITAGE SITEBy virtue of the powers vested in the South African Heritage Resources Agency, in terms of section 27 (5) of the National Heritage Resources Act (No. 25 of 1999) SAHRA hereby declares the June 16 Soweto Route as...

JUNE 16 SOWETO ROUTE DECLARED NATIONAL HERITAGE SITE

SAHRA DECLARES  16 SOWETO ROUTE NATIONAL HERITAGE SITEBy virtue of the powers vested in the South African Heritage Resources Agency, in terms of section 27 (5) of the National Heritage Resources Act (No. 25 of 1999) SAHRA hereby declares the June 16 Soweto Route as a...