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Mandela Day – Help Us To Help Out!

Posted by on June 19, 2019

Every year on Mandela Day, our team get out into the world and spend a day making a difference by identifying a cause or project that could use our help. In 2017, we headed to Roeland Street in Cape Town …More »

Spark Grants 2019 – Applications Open!

Posted by on May 29, 2019

Our Spark Grants are now in their 3rd year – and applications for the 2019 cycle are now open! What are Spark Grants? Designed to kickstart projects that positively benefit communities across South Africa, the grants exist to bring the …More »

2020 Clan Callout

Posted by on May 17, 2019

  Since the first Tankwa Town, our San Clan effigy project has been championed and interpreted by different artists each year, with this creating a diverse range of Clan structures in both expression and experiences through the years. We’ve had …More »

2020 Theme Callout

Posted by on May 17, 2019

  Tribe, Power, Time, Dream, Stof, Mirage, Archetypes, The Trickster, The Gift, X, Play, Working Title, Ephemeropolis… and then came 2020. What will the theme be for next year’s main event? Ah – that’s up to you and your suggestions, …More »

Our 2019 Survey is here!

Posted by on May 15, 2019

It would be true to say that there isn’t one AfrikaBurn experience – rather, there are as many as there are participants in Tankwa Town, and every person will see and experience a different event, depending on their engagement in …More »

Decompression is ON!

Posted by on May 15, 2019

  Together, we created an incredible Ephemeropolis in the dust – and now that the dust has settled, we gather to share our experiences at the Decompression. Just like Tankwa Town, our Decom is a blank canvas where you’re the …More »

Temple & Timing

Posted by on April 18, 2019

To explain the thinking behind the timing of our Temple burn this year, project lead on the Temple of Stars, Walter Bohmer, has provided some insight into his reasons for requesting a Sunday silent burn of the structure.   Words: …More »

Camping: Greywater, Evaporation Ponds & Evapotrons

Posted by on April 16, 2019

At a Leave No Trace event like ours, the focus is usually on very visible issues like camps leaving a pile of trash behind on their location, or people dropping cigarette butts in spaces where much dancing has taken place …More »

DESTINATION: PtIII of The Spirit Train Story

Posted by on April 12, 2019

Words: Mike Kennedy / Photos: Christiaan Barnard D E S T I N A T I O N …is the end of a cycle and the start of another. When it comes the time to put pen & paper down, …More »

Lakes of Fire Burner Exchange 2019

Posted by on April 5, 2019

Another year – and another fantastic opportunity for two members of our global community to switch places, thanks to the annual Lakes of Fire Burner Exchange! This year, Andrew Miller from Toronto will be representing the Great Lakes region in …More »

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