The Helderberg aliens are in retreat

James Silberbauer runs the volunteer hacking programme at the Helderberg Nature Reserve, where he and his team play a vital role contributing to the...

Tergende vrae by Argeologiedag geopper

Op 28 August was dit weer die jaarlikse samekoms van argeoloë en kollegas van verwante vakdissiplines by Erfurt-huis vir Argeologiedag, wat deur die formidabele...

Share pupils’ fascination with the world

On Friday September 16 and Saturday September 17, at 6pm, 19 pupils from Stellenbosch Waldorf School’s Class 12 present their culmination of nine months...

Rotary celebrates six years with Wines2Whales

Affectionately known as the “vehicle transport experts”, this year the Helderberg Sunrise Rotary Club will celebrate its sixth anniversary with the FNB Wines2Whales (W2W)...

Refentse sing by jaarlikse Nederburg piekniek konsert

Aanhangers van die opwindende jong Suid-Afrikaanse sanger, Refentse Morake, kan daarna uitsien om hom by vanjaar se Nederburg Piekniek Pops-konsert te sien, op...

On the skatepark

Caroline Bradshaw, Somerset WestI am writing in response to Mary Woudberg’s letter “Skatepark raises concerns” (Bolander, August 31). I understand that her letter was more...

Ode to Oom Toekie Burger from the Nuy Valley

Alewyn Petrus Burger is an 87-year-old active farmer in the Nuy Valley area, situated on the R60 between Worcester and Robertson. Oom Toekie, as...

It’s unconstitutional, stupid

If you don’t vote, the Boers will come back to control us” - Cyril Ramphosa, Seshego, Limpopo Province, Nov-ember 11, 2013.“We have, however, for...

Ilse wants to serve as role model

Ilse Hayes – Maties Parasport athlete, Paralympic champion and Stellenbosch Sport Ambassador – is in the home stretch of her career and looking back...

Andries Botha exhibits rare body of work at Grande Provence

An exhibition of major works spanning the 40-year career of South Africa’s preeminent contemporary sculptor, Andries Botha, titled Being Here (and there), opens at...