Thousands Evacuted from Knysna

Publication Date:
8 June 2017
Southern Africa, Climate, Environment

The Western Cape government says thousands of people have been evacuated from Knysna as fires rage through parts of the coastal town.


#KnysnaFire - Residents Evacuated, South African Army Deployed

Wildfires have resulted in more than 10,000 people being evacuated from Knysna on the Garden Route in the Western Cape. Non-governmental organisation Gift of the Givers diverted ... Read more »

Follow AllAfrica

  • Become a Facebook fan
  • Follow AllAfrica on Twitter
  • Read AllAfrica on Newsstand
  • Read AllAfrica on Linkedin
  • Sign up for free newsletters
  • Subscribe to RSS feeds
Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 700 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.