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Night driving-some tips!

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A large percentage of accidents occur between 6 pm and 6 am according to stats released by the Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC), as such motorists should understand the ramifications of night driving. It’s important that you have you eyes checked especially if you experience difficulty seeing at night, if spectacles are required then wear them! Plan your route if …

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Take a Day Off!

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As you know Cross Country are sponsors of the prestigious Bridgestone Club Challenge, the recent elimination rounds were based at Hanati Chalets in the Dinokeng reserve roughly 35 km north of pretoria in the Hammanskraal / Rust de Winter district. The day was an apetiser for more as Dinokeng is really unexplored terrain and  offers big 5 viewing on our …

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A Few Tips for Wet Weather

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Although we really get wet weather in winter on the Highveld a forecast of some rain prompted me to write this article. Last night when I walked my Jack Russell we had a few drops and ominous clouds, our storms can be unnerving and the slippery roads wreak havoc  for motorists.   Light up, headlights and taillights improve your visibility, …

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Bad Attitude?

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In addition to the overall belief that abiding by the laws of the road has worsened, is a belief road conditions have also slid since 2015.

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Safety During Flash Floods

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Although flash floods are rare, when they occur, they can wreak havoc, this has been evidenced by the recent storms in Cape Town. Here are some tips to ensure you don’t become the next victim to one of these unpredictable disasters.

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New law on the transporting of school children

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Important news regarding new legislation re the transporting of children to schools in bakkies .A major regulation governing the transportation of school children comes into force in South Africa. In terms of Regulation 250 of the National Road Traffic Act (NRTA no person will be allowed to transport children in the goods compartment of a vehicle for reward. According to …

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Cross Country partners with Bridgestone

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The 4×4 club challenge sponsored by Bridgestone is a 4×4 driving based challenge for all standard production vehicles. This year sees Cross Country on board as a major sponsor,” It’s our business and we are proud to partner with Bridgestone in this prestigious event” says Ian Georgeson , M.D of Cross Country ”These are our people and we are happy …

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Take a Day Off!

In Adventures, Articles, Gallery, Places by Glyn Demmer0 Comments

As you know Cross Country are sponsors of the prestigious Bridgestone Club Challenge, the recent elimination rounds were based at Hanati Chalets in the Dinokeng reserve roughly 35 km north of pretoria in the Hammanskraal / Rust de Winter district. The day was an apetiser for more as Dinokeng is really unexplored terrain and  offers big 5 viewing on our …

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LIUWA PLAINS WESTERN ZAMBIA

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INTRODUCTION Appeal rating 5/5 A safari to Liuwa Plains in Western Zambia is probably one of the more adventurous safaris that Explore Africa Adventures have on offer. Liuwa Plain National Park is situated in Barotseland on the Upper Zambezi Flood Plains, Western Province, Zambia. Co-Ords 40°10’ & 14°48’South and 27°07’& 23°00’ East. The Park covers an area of 3660 sq …

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