Holiday Safety

Christmas is a busy time of year for everyone, but ensuring your home is properly protected against festive crime should be made a priority. Many of us will be spending time away from home visiting family or travelling abroad. It is also a time when the house is full of valuable items such as gifts, food and wine. Because of this, Christmas traditionally sees a sharp increas...
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Show Time this Sunday

Grotto Mews is nestled in the hub of Rondebosch, one of the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town. It is primarily a residential suburb, with a medium-size shopping area. This complex is within walking distance from Riverside Mall, a small business district as well as the main campus of the University of Cape Town. Read more about this Rondebosch apartment for sale. Contact Chas Eve...
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Rondebosch Park Market

A lovely outdoor craft and gift market in the heart of Rondebosch that is family friendly (both children and 4 legged friends). Walk around the park and peruse jewellery, woodwork, bakes, beads, leatherwork, Christmas decorations, sunhats, jams and much more or sit with a cup of coffee and a bite to eat. There will be a sword throwing demonstration at 11am.
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Level 2 water restrictions approved for Cape Town

The City of Cape Town's mayoral committee has approved the implementation of level 2 water restrictions. The proposal will be deliberated at a council meeting on 10 December. The city imposes level 1 restrictions, which is a 10 percent saving at all times. The City of Cape Town says the water restriction proposal comes because dam levels are about 15 percent lower than th...
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Guy Fawkes Day in Cape Town

Don’t get caught on the wrong side of the law, there are safe sites to discharge and enjoy fireworks on Guy Fawkes Day 2015 in Cape Town! On Thursday, 5 November 2015, we celebrate Guy Fawkes Day (or Guy Fawkes Night) in Cape Town with explosive displays of fireworks (at designated areas). CELEBRATING GUY FAWKES DAY IN RONDEBOSCH In recent years in South Africa i...
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Motorists encouraged to renew vehicle licence discs online

Motorists whose vehicle licence discs will expire on 31 October 2015 and are renewable by 21 November 2015 will not be receiving renewal notices. The City of Cape Town asks motorists to act proactively to ensure that the necessary arrangements are made and to renew discs online. The National Department of Transport’s (DOT) transfer of the Electronic National Traffic Informat...
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State of the Nation – Win 2 tickets to this event!

If you are confused as to where we stand and where we are going; you cannot afford to miss the most eagerly anticipated morning session of the year. Political expert, Justice Malala and economic scenario planner, Clem Sunter will divine the future for us, under the informed control of award winning radio journalist, Stephen Grootes. The best way to “future-proof” your life an...
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STBB MTB Challenge

STBB 2-Keep-a-Breast MTB Challenge will be taking place on 10 October 2015 at Overgaauw Wine Estate in Stellenbosch. The main aim of this event is to raise awareness about breast cancer and all proceeds go to their beneficiary: CANSA. Chas Everitt Western Cape is delighted to be one of the sponsors of this event. In just 5 years the event has grown in stature to such an e...
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15 of the Very Best Braai Side Dishes

The Rondebosch blog and Chas Everitt wish all our Rondebosch residents a very happy Heritage Day. We have rounded up 15 of our favourite braai side dishes for you this Heritage Day! Enjoy! 1. Creamiest potato au gratin 2. Grilled sweetcorn 3. Creamy mushroom potato bake 4. Buttery, cheesy garlic bread 5. Creamy potato bake with caramelised onion 6. Butternu...
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