Dibeng is a small town situated on the banks of the dry Gamagara River. The name is Tswana in origin, from deben, and means “first drinking place”.
The town has very strong Dutch Reformed roots, the congregations at Kuruman, Kathu, and Olifantshoek having seceded from the original congregation in Dibeng.
Attractions in Dibeng include:
– The Shoe Factory manufactures handmade leather shoes and belts. Tel 053 791 0202.
– Tshono Leather Craft makes handmade leather goods such as handbags, belts, rugs, and keyrings. Tel 053 791 0206.
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