Life & Leisure

Collins & Magalhães at Endler Hall

MICHAEL COLLINS (CLARINET) & LUIS MAGALHÃES (PIANO) AT THE ENDLER HALL AT 20:00 ON 8 FEBRUARY. R140pp It can only be described as an evening of a lifetime that promises a performance of mesmerizing melodies. Michael Collins, considered one of the greatest exponents of the clarinet in the world today, together with world renowned Luis Magahãels, an… Continue reading Collins & Magalhães at Endler Hall

The Tank Art Gallery presents Milieu

A group exhibition by established artists Opening Wed/Woens 1 FEB @ 18h60 1-25 Feb, 09H00-17h00, Sat 10h00 – 15h00 For more info contact: Fawa Conradie 0824586922 or email fawa@netactive.co.za

Jan Marais Nature Reserve

Jan Marais Nature Reserve is a small protected area located in Marais Street, close to the centre of Stellenbosch. The nature reserve was opened in 1919. The reserve ‘s approximately 23 hectares is roughly divided into a disturbed area (3-4 ha) and a undisturbed area with roughly two veld types namely Swartland Fynbos and Swartland… Continue reading Jan Marais Nature Reserve

Delaire Graff Art

This is a superior, world-class art destination in the Stellenbosch Valley. Delaire Graff Estate offers a rare chance for art aficionados to view some of Laurence Graff’s personal art collection in an outstanding setting. Frequently named one of the world’s top art collectors, Laurence Graff’s collection at the Estate is a carefully curated showcase of some of South Africa’s… Continue reading Delaire Graff Art

Babylonstoren Gardens

Dating back to 1692, Babylonstoren is a historic Cape Dutch farm that boasts one of the best preserved farmyards in the Cape. Beloved for its magnificent garden that is laid out over 3,5 hectares (8 acres), the garden is divided into 15 sections that comprise fruit, vegetables, berries, bees for pollinating, indigenous plants, fragrant lawns, a prickly pear maze,… Continue reading Babylonstoren Gardens

The La Motte Museum

The La Motte Museum offers a stimulating cultural-historical experience, with displays depicting aspects of the Rupert family.  The largest room in the museum is dedicated to the life and art of one of South Africa’s greatest masters, Jacob Hendrik Pierneef.  A selection of contemporary art by other distinguished South African artists can also be viewed. … Continue reading The La Motte Museum

Giraffe House Wildlife Awareness Centre

The Giraffe House Wildlife Awareness centre provides easy access to some of Africa’s wonderful wildlife and bird species. Focusing on African wildlife, Giraffe House aims to provide a place for people to enjoy the outdoors, whilst experiencing and learning about animals and why they are special. An important member of their team is Gerry, a hand… Continue reading Giraffe House Wildlife Awareness Centre

Vredenheim – The Big Cats Park

Meet a lion, cheetah, leopard and tiger – up close and personal! Did you know that you can meet lion, cheetah, leopard and tiger – up close and personal – without having to leave the beauty of the Stellenbosch winelands? It’s true, and they’re all waiting for you at the estate!  Vredenheim’s owners, originally long-time… Continue reading Vredenheim – The Big Cats Park

Villiera Wildlife Sanctuary

In conjunction with two neighbours (The Cape Garden Centre and Wild Clover Farm) Villiera set aside 220ha of land as a wildlife sanctuary in 2009. It includes 12 dams plus marsh areas which attract a huge variety of bird-life. Over 100 000 indigenous trees have been planted, many donated by the Cape Garden Centre. A number of mammals have been introduced in… Continue reading Villiera Wildlife Sanctuary

The Franschoek Motor Museum

The Franschhoek Motor Museum offers visitors a special opportunity to look back at more than 100 years of motoring history with its unique and exciting collection of vehicles, motorcycles, bicycles and memorabilia in the magnificent setting of L’Ormarins. Across the length and breadth of Southern Africa, only one place can adequately portray the evolution of… Continue reading The Franschoek Motor Museum