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Louis Jansen van Vuuren Art Exhibition

Louis Jansen van Vuuren and friends staged an art exhibition at the Huguenot Memorial Museum. The exhibition was curated by Ilse Schermers of IS...
Dick Muir

From South to North and Back Again

Dick Muir played five tests and five tour matches for the Springboks and 183 first class games, but it is as a coach that...
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No More Organic Waste to Landfill – by 2027

Local authorities have had headaches because of a lack of landfill space for several years. Stellenbosch Municipality currently transports its waste to a private...
Accident scene

Yet Another (Preventable) Truck Accident

It was déjà vu again for Franschhoek residents on 27 January 2022 when yet another out-of-control truck hurtled down Lambrechts St from the Franschhoek...
Mayor Gesie van Deventer

Another Clean Audit for Stellenbosch Municipality

The Auditor General of South Africa, at the end of January, announced a clean audit for Stellenbosch Municipality for the 2020/21 financial year. The...
La Motte Harvest Experience

La Motte Harvest Experience – You’re Invited!

Harvest time is the most important time on a wine farm, but it is also a time to celebrate the season's special tastes and...

New Cape Music Collective Inaugurates With a South African Première

A brand new South African classical composition premières the inaugural five concerts by the Cape Chamber Music Collective (CCMC).  Conveniently for locals one of...
Johan Fourie and Zach Moolman

SA’s Richest Street Mile to Be Held in the Valley of Dreams

The inaugural Franschhoek Street Mile will take place in November 2022, in this prestigious Cape Winelands village.  Located in South Africa’s Valley of Dreams,...
Stellenbosch Municipality Mayoral Committee

New Mayoral Committee Will Get Things Done

Following the inaugural council meeting on 15 November 2021 and it’s continuation on 23 November the Executive Mayor Adv. Gesie van Deventer announced her...

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