Composer: Antoni Schonken: Negester en Stedelig
Poet: D.J. Opperman
Performed by Stellenbosch University Chamber Choir under the leadership of Martin Berger.
I found a translation … I hope it’s close to correct!
By which map or star
can I point you safely through the wasteland?
Your deeds touch eternity;
Bestow meaning on those who have gone before,
Know that you are a lone fighter again, from the beginning;
And may the Southern Cross and Nine Stars forever outshine
The city lights in your soul.