Archive | November, 2016

Learners excel at boot camp

The National Heritage Council of South Africa (NHC) hosted its 8th annual Heritage Education Schools Outreach Programme (HESOP) boot camp in Hartbeespoort from the 3 – 7 October 2016. This year’s theme was centred around nation building and the use of heritage for unity. The programme featured eight schools with all nine provinces represented by […]

Winners of Heritage awards

The National Heritage Council congratulated the wines of the Golden Shield Heritage Awards who received their awards on the night of September 23, 2016 at a special ceremony that will be held at the Mittah Seperepere Convention Centre in Kimberly. The Deputy Minister of Arts and Culture, Rejoice Mabudafhasi, Premier of the Northern Cape Sylvia […]

Funding for heritage projects now open

The public is called upon to submit applications for funding on heritage related projects. In this term, the National Heritage Council (NHC) is specifically interested in applications from provinces that have over the years benefited the least from the funding opportunity, which are Mpumalanga, North West, Limpopo, Free State and Northern Cape.  The closing date […]