Globals join Locals to Plant Trees on a Former Dumpsite in South Africa

In the small community of Melkhoutfontein, tucked away close to the shores of the pristine beach of Stilbaai, Hessequa region of South Africa a Phoenix in sustainable environmental regeneration is rising. In a project aptly named ‘Wasteland – Graced Land’, an initiative spearheaded by Dreamcatcher South Africa, set out with the local community, to remove […]

Local community first aider service hailed a life saver

Breaking news from one of Dreamcatcher’s socio-economic development initiatives, is that a team of First Aid Responders have trained for deployment across the community of Melkhoutfontein, South Africa as part of the Dreamcatcher ‘Wasteland – Graced Land’ project. 12 locals from the community registered to undergo a Level 3 South African Government Department of Labour […]

The Impossible is only Impossible until its done

In the year 2018 the Dreamcatcher Kamammas and Nelson Mandela live on…. This year we mourn the passing and celebrate the lives of 3 of our founding Kamammas. Those who dared to cross the divide with me to intentionally challenge and break the mould of what constituted the South African experience for decades.  We also salute our “Madiba” Nelson […]

Dreamcatcher founders’ work in sustainable tourism and environmental solutions for local benefit is Globally recognised

Three decades ago, from humble beginnings, in a partisan and divided South Africa where a fiercely protective tourism industry was not ready to change a ‘model they felt aint broken’, one tenacious white woman in South Africa broke the mould to lay the foundations and champion the cause of a more inclusive, fair and responsible […]

Dreamcatchers ‘Wasteland – Graced Land’ project in Melkhoutfontein blueprint for Sustainable Development

The Wasteland – Graced Land Project, which took its first fledgling steps in April 2008 in Melkhoutfontein in the diverse and beautiful Hessequa region in the Western Cape of South Africa, has recently been recognized globally as a best practice sustainable model for poverty relief, community development -and environmental management projects. According to the Dreamcatcher […]