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AfrikaBurn Is A Tool

Posted by on 6th December 2014

If you can draw it, you can make it. So get out a pen and a serviette/newspaper, and draw The Thing. Photograph it and send it to your friends. You’ll find yourself down a rabbit hole in no time that you can’t reverse out of.More »

But a Few Million Years of Tankwa Geology

Posted by on 23rd October 2014

As with many places on earth, the Tankwa Karoo has seen significant changes throughout various geological settings over billions of years of Earth history. Check out Sven Coles’ brilliant summary of Tankwa Karoo geology.More »

Padstal: Like A Phoenix

Posted by on 26th September 2014

The Padstal might have been burned down, but it only succeeded in making the owners even more determined to rebuild the biggest little padstal in the Tankwa. Read on for info on how you can help them make that happen. More »

Wet in the Midwest : AfrikaBurn on exchange

Posted by on 16th August 2014

Bowties, lake swims and braai in the U, S and A? Duncan Larkin experiences Lakes of Fire, thanks to the Burner Exchange Program.More »

MOOP Map 2014

Posted by on 8th August 2014

It was notably cleaner than last year – a big shout out to all you Burners out there for leaving far less of a trace than previous years! That said…there’s still many areas that could improve. More »

The Gift Of Life

Posted by on 25th July 2014
photo by Sergey

They ignite the temple, it catches fire, and an orange light is cast on the playa … and in that light, if you look around you, you see something you’ll never see anywhere else: 40,000 people crying.More »

Decompression – June 14th

Posted by on 13th June 2014

It’s that time again – time to reconnect, revive and reboot! Time to plug in and come together for a wild slice of Tankwa spice. There’s a whole lot of amazing going on, thanks to a stellar show of participation on the part of you – our fantastic community. More »

There Are No Wrong Turns Here

Posted by on 19th May 2014
Photo by Jonx Pillemer

There are articles out there that read of real-life magic, right there in the desert, connections being made with the Universe and people alike; enlightenment. These are out there to read. I don’t think anyone can fault anyone, here. It is different for everyone.More »

MOOP Management

Posted by on 22nd April 2014

MOOP is everyone’s responsibility – and here’s a handy guide to make managing your MOOP that much easier both in Tankwa Town and once you leave. More »

Last Minute Ticket Info

Posted by on 15th April 2014

With two weeks to go before the gates open and our annual explosion of creativity and dusty joy takes places, the good folk over at Quicket have provided all the info you need. More »


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