Baardskeerder Newsletter




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Got content for our newsletter, The Baardskeerder*? Lekker – here’s where you can submit info. (and to sign up for our newsletter, head to our homepage and drop your email into the Newsletter Signup panel).

When does The Baardskeerder go out?

During the busy period of our year (January – June) newsletters go out roughly every two weeks, other than during the lead-up period to our main event – for example in April, when they’re weekly.

From June to December, they’re content dependent and might go out every two weeks, and sometimes less frequently.

Previous 2019 send dates:

January 17th
February 7th & 12th
March 7th, 13th & 21st
April 4th, 18th & 25th
May 16th, 30th
June 6th
July 11th
August 15th
September 5th
October 4th
October 16th
November 14th

(from June to December, the Baardskeerder goes out roughly every 3 weeks)

To ensure your content is included, please use our form. Don’t email or send a text message, whatsapp, Facebook message or verbal request – these are all prone to getting lost, forgotten or require reworking into the format of the form you see below. 


*a baardskeerder is a Solifuge: a kind of insect, an arachnoid, that’s found in the Tankwa Karoo. They look fierce (but actually can’t harm humans – their fearsome jaws are only capable of biting insects).



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