The Tswana word “Dibeng” means “First drinking place”. Dibeng was developed on the banks of the Gamagara River, which has since dried up. The nickname of the town, “Sunflower town”, refers to the many wind pumps that provide water for every property in the town.
Adventure and Sport
Hiking: The Steenkamp Trail explores a lovely section of the region. Hunting: Contact the Northern Cape Hunters’ Association for more information.