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Dorp Van Die Jaar

Kroonstad was announced as the Kwêla Dorp Van Die Jaar 2022 on Sunday 31 July! We say a big thank you to every South African who voted for our lovely

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Dorp van die jaar finalis

Wow! Team spirit, co-operation, enthusiasm, hard work, planning, prayer, perseverance, joining in, ‘just doing it’ – these qualities have made Kroonstad great again!  The jewel of the North is aiming

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WHY, HOW, WHAT …

WHY: Deterioration of the town’s infrastructure, buildings, parks, tourist attractions and economy; schools; healthcare; retirement homes; churches; municipal services are struggling and need help; poor job creation, the outflow of

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The Beginning…

On the banks of the Vals river, a once thriving and growing town, called Kroonstad – one of the oldest towns in the Free State, was slowly slipping away into

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