Sing for your Supper

A unique musical dining experience! The Philharmonia Choir of Cape Town is hosting 'Sing for your Supper' on Saturday 27 February. This choir fundraising evening is run by Monika Voysey and Marc Wassung, a dynamic husband and wife team. The music is all about passion, emotion and flare, and Monika selects a special programme for the evening consisting of popular s...
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Thinking of Investing in Sectional Title in Rondebosch?

The tranquil suburb of Rondebosch (“the round tree”), in the southern suburbs of Cape Town, is well-known for its old oak trees that create a park-like setting. Rondebosch is home to a number of historical attractions. Guided tours and milling demonstrations are available at Mostert’s Mill, originally built on a farm in the valley of the Liesbeek River in 1796 and the President...
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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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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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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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OK Rondebosch… Let the Games Begin!

The Rondebosch blog and Chas Everitt bring you the key information for the 2015 Rugby World Cup, including dates and kick-off times for every fixture in England! The 2015 Rugby World Cup is scheduled to be the eighth Rugby World Cup, the quadrennial rugby union world championship. The tournament will be hosted by England from 18 September to 31 October 2015. Twickenham Stadium...
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Marimba Festival

The Cape Town Marimba Festival will take place on Friday 24 April 2015,  at 19h45 at the Baxter Concert Hall, Baxter Theatre Complex, Rondebosch. The Cape Town Marimba Festival is a joint venture between the Cape Town Big Band Jazz Festival and Woodworx Marimbas. Woodworx Marimbas is involved in the development of African music on the marimba. The organisation provides ma...
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Rondebosch Potters Market | 21 March 2015

It’s that time again. Twice a year, in March and November, the Rondebosch Potters Market is held at Rondebosch Park. This super-popular market features the works of both professional and amateur potters from Cape Town and elsewhere in the Western Cape. The market is the perfect place for finding unique, locally-made gifts and there are always fantastic bargains to be had, pa...
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The Burning Hills of Cape Town

The massive fire raging in the southern peninsula mountains is set to burn for at least another two days – perhaps longer. With the Cape Town Cycle Tour taking place on Sunday, the battle to contain the fire raged on on Tuesday, with helicopters, fixed-wing aircraft and ground teams fighting the blaze spread out over a vast area – fuelled by thick fynbos that has not been bu...
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