Save the Overberg: In the news

Western Cape, South Africa

In the Media

  • Suidernuus: Registering as interested party made easy | 3 May 2024 | READ IT HERE

  • Suidernuus: Napier gold diggers back again | 26 April 2024 | READ IT HERE

  • EWN: Save the Overberg fighting to prevent mining in the area | 22 February 2024 | READ IT HERE

  • Financial Mail: Mystery still surrounds plan to find gold in the Overberg | 8 February 2024 | READ IT HERE

  • Herald Live: The value of guarding Cape Agulhas’ precious natural resources | 14 January 2024 | READ IT HERE

  • Polity: Overberg mining poses grave risk to people and the environment | 30 November 2023 | READ IT HERE

  • GroundUp: Gold mining in the Overberg: fears relieved for now | 24 November 2023 | READ IT HERE

  • Financial Mail: Cloak-and-dagger mine in Agulhas on hold | 23 November 2023 | READ IT HERE

  • Suidernuus: Residents to fight Napier gold diggers | 17 November 2023 | READ IT HERE

  • Daily Maverick: Mining prospecting application in Napier threatens tourism, environment | 8 November 2023 | READ IT HERE

  • Wine.co.za: Agulhas Wine Triangle at risk from prospecting application | 30 October 2023 | READ IT HERE

  • The Cape Independent: Revival of mining in Napier threatens agriculture and conservation in the region | 8 November 2023 | READ IT HERE

Raising awareness

Our role as the Save the Overberg Coalition includes raising awareness of the impact of potential mining. Please get in touch with us for media interviews or if you need any additional information as a member of the media.

Email: media@savetheoverberg.co.za or phone André Morgenthal on: 082 658 3883.

Here are some of our news mentions:

  • Jancis Robinson: Putting the south in South Africa | 26 October 2023 | READ IT HERE

  • The Drinks Business: South African wine country at risk from mining application | 26 October 2023 | READ IT HERE

  • Landbou Weekblad: Groot kommer oor Overbergse prospekteeraansoek | 25 October 2023 | LEES DIT HIER

  • Decanter: Overberg prospecting permit concerns South African wine producers | 23 October 2023 | READ IT HERE

  • Suidernuus: Napier gold diggers now have third consultant | 20 October 2023 | READ IT HERE

  • Suidernuus: Meeting with gold hunters raised more questions than answers | 9 September 2023 | READ IT HERE

  • Suidernuus: Dopfirma wat goud soek is terug | 8 September 2023 | LEES DIT HIER

  • Landbouweekblad: Aansoek om prospektering in Overberg ingedien | 13 July 2023 | LEES DIT HIER

  • Suidernuus: Spookfirma wil goud, silwer soek op please in distrik | 21 July 2023 | LEES DIT HIER