Drakensberg Cableway Proposal

the Facts, the History, the Truth

Links

 

The Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs - KwaZulu-Natal Province
The provincial government department driving the current proposal.

  

Vertical Endeavour
An community-driven site on mountains, with an emphasis on the Maloti-Drakensberg Region.
One of the Interested and Affected Parties that have raised concerns about the proposal.
A specific thread on the cable car proposal is hosted on their forum, where discussions, opinions and updates are actively posted. The thread can be accessed at this link.

  

African Conservation Trust
A legally constituted non-profit organization which endeavours to conserve South Africa's natural resources, environment and heritage.
One of the Interested and Affected Parties that have raised concerns about the proposal.

  

Wilderness Action Group
Promoting and advocating wilderness throughout southern Africa and elsewhere.
One of the Interested and Affected Parties that have raised concerns about the proposal.

  

Stop the proposed Busingatha cableway in the Drakensberg!
An Avaaz campaign in which the AmaZizi are calling for the proposal to be stopped.
  

Should there be a cable car in the Drakensberg?
A poll running on Facebook.
  

Maloti-Drakensberg Mountains
A Facebook page for promoting an appreciation and awareness of the Maloti-Drakensberg Mounatain, on which regular updates are posted.
  

Drakensberg Cable Car
A site by the KZN DEDTEA which promotes the proposal.

  

Ithala Development Finance Corporation
Project developer of the proposal.

  

Graham Muller Associates
Consultants for the feasibility study.