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Maropeng received four gold awards and a silver at the seventh West Rand Tourism Awards, held on Friday 20 June 2014.

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In honour of National Blood Month Maropeng, in association with the South African National Blood Service (SANBS), will hold a blood drive on Friday, 20 June from 10am to 3pm.

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There is no doubt that there are aspects about humans that make us special in the animal kingdom – our fathers are one of these.

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The Maropeng Hotel is hosting a delicious five-course brandy pairing lunch on Father’s Day, 15 June.

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New fossil display - Wits' 90th anniversary

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“Palaeontologists study animal and plant fossils; palaeoanthropologists study prehistoric culture and the anatomy of hominids and the environment in which they lived; archaeologists study material cultural remains (such as artifacts) of ancient peoples; palaeoecologists study ancient climates by analysing plant and fossil remains.”

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