Drakensberg: Barrier of Spears

Additional Web and Print Resources

Web Sites

Drakensberg Tourism Association
The Drakensberg Tourism Association promotes tourism in the Central and Northern Drakensberg region of South Africa.

“Drakensberg: Barrier of Spears” – SouthAfrica.info
This site provides an overview of the rich cultural and natural heritage of the Drakensberg Mountains.

“uKhalamba / Drakensberg Park” – UNESCO World Heritage Centre
The uKhalamba Drakensberg Park was designated a World Heritage site by UNESCO in 2000, both for its exceptional natural beauty and remarkable collection of San rock art.

Books and Print

Bristow, David. Best Walks of the Drakensberg. Struik, 2003.

Hilliard, Olive Mary and Linda S. Davis. Grasses, Sedges, Restiads & Rushes of the Natal Drakensberg. Pietermaritzburg: University of Natal Press, 1987.

Lewis-Williams, J. David. Images of Mystery: Rock Art of the Drakensberg. Double Storey, 2003.

Liebenberg, Doyle P. The Drakensberg of Natal. Cape Town: Cape and Transvaal, 1972.

Opperman, H. The Later Stone Age of the Drakensberg Range and Its Foothills. B.A.R., 1987.

Vinnicombe, Patricia. People of the Eland: Rock Paintings of the Drakensberg Bushmen as a Reflection of Their Life and Thought. Pietermaritzburg: University of Natal Press, 1976.

Willcox, A. R. Rock Paintings of the Drakensberg, Natal and Griqualand East. M. Parrish, 1956.