Wine challenge winners announced

Babylonstoren and Boland Cellar walked off with the trophies for top red and top white respectively at the recently held Paarl Wine Challenge.This regional...

Weaver wonder?

■ The picture published in last week’s Bolander of a southern masked weaver turns out to be of a Cape weaver, according to Somerset...

Tokara rare plant sale

■ The annual Tokara Rare Plant Sale takes place at Tokara Wine and Olive Estate atop the Helshoogte Pass on Saturday October 20, from...

Ten years of festive ideas

■ The Festive Ideas market, which turns 10 this year, will take place at the Simondium’s Country Lodge from Wednesday October 24 to Sunday...

SU paints town red for Heart Awareness Day

Stellenbosch University (SU) collaboratively celebrated Heart Awareness Day in red, on Friday September 28.In the week’s lead up, the Kinderkinetics students educated the...

SU Museum bags tourism award

The Stellenbosch University (SU) museum backed up their Cultural Affairs Award for Best Museum Promoting Social Inclusion, which was awarded earlier this year, with...

Solo exhibition

■ Encaustic artist Leonie Brown presents a solo exhibition at Bright Street Gallery, Somerset West, with a walk through explaining her art and unique...

Skills development opportunities at Bergzicht

Bergzicht Training, a Stellenbosch-based, non-governmental organisation dedicated to developing the skills of poor, unemployed, unskilled and semi-skilled individuals from the Western Cape, will once...

Shoot the messenger?

Should Nhlanhla Nene resign, as it is rumoured he has offered to do?Press reports on Monday suggested that Mr Nene called President Cyril Ramphosa...

Nederburg team off to France

South Africa’s national team of top wine tasters, comprising wine lovers from across the country who qualified via the South African Wine Tasting Championships...