Buttercup Bliss

Larize de Wet is learning the equestrian art of dressage, along with enjoying picturesque outrides on the estate.

Read of the Week

Betrayal: The Secret Lives of Apartheid Spies explores a number of questions including what it takes to betray close friends.

Whodunnit at The Playhouse

Audiences will be entertained and surprised by the twists and turns of the script and meet a cast of eccentric and engaging characters.

Bambi sings

Bambi Sings is performed in three languages.

Festive Ideas at Simondium

The Peacock Palace (Poupaleis) in the landscape gardens is the focus of the market, surrounded by food stalls, baristas and local wine producers.

Krismis under, and with, the stars

Marco Mentoor and his band will provide background music for the Shining Stars, Winelands Chamber Choir, Paarl Valley Eisteddfod, Idas Valley String Band, Paul Roos Boys Choir and Sinc4.

Folk pop from Pretoria

Georgetown is visiting the Winelands for two gigs this October.

Simon takes top honours at inaugural MaxiRace

The race, which is hosted by Stellenbosch trail running couple, Christiaan and Landie Greyling, and organised by Pure Adventures and Amoija Events, also included a 68km, 40km and 20km race.

Somerset West teen competes in Germany

Ike Klaassen was one of the youngest riders to be invited to compete in the Audi Nines Mountain Bike Race.

Verily a great achievement

Spier Wine Estate won best achiever of show in the more than 10 entries class, with a staggering nine double gold and seven gold medals.