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How to plan the perfect winter getaway in the Cape Winelands
How to plan the perfect winter getaway in the Cape WinelandsArticle

The Cape Winelands in the Western Cape offers a wonderful winter escape for those needing a little break from the stresses of everyday life. The Cape Winelands is a go-to for travellers from far and wide who are in search of tranquillity and a diverse array of experiences to remember.

28 Apr 2021

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Lions Tour green light bodes well for SA tourism industryArticle

If spectators are permitted, the Lions Tour is expected to bring about 30,000 Lions fans and R6bn in direct and indirect spend to South Africa...

25 Mar 2021

Western Cape campaign to attract remote workers with Airbnb
Western Cape campaign to attract remote workers with AirbnbArticle

The Western Cape Government and Wesgro, in partnership with Airbnb, has launched a campaign to promote remote working domestically, as South African's take advantage of the flexibility that working from anywhere brings...

4 Mar 2021

South Africa's airlines look to local travellers for support
South Africa's airlines look to local travellers for supportArticle

The travel industry is in dire straits the world around after almost a year of strict travel restrictions that has seen casualties across the board. Now, SA airlines are turning inward to try and save their businesses by sweetening the deal for local travellers...

Issued by SA Airlines 9 Feb 2021

International Green School opens its doors in SA
International Green School opens its doors in SAArticle

There's a new school on the block - or more specifically, on eight hectares near Paarl in the Cape Winelands...

Shan Radcliffe 25 Jan 2021

While everything is on ice, Zari celebrates openings!
While everything is on ice, Zari celebrates openings!Article

Silvana Dantu, founding partner of African Equations, producer and marketer of Zari Sparkling a premium beverage range, discusses how Zari and stockists celebrate openings and occasions, despite lockdowns...

Issued by Zari Sparkling Grape 21 Dec 2020

Covid-19 pandemic: How UbuntuCare is helping women in impoverished areas earn an income
Covid-19 pandemic: How UbuntuCare is helping women in impoverished areas earn an incomeArticle

Thanks to non-profit initiative UbuntuCare, more than 300,000 cloth masks have been distributed to vulnerable communities throughout the Western Cape...

18 Dec 2020

New VoiceMap tour allows you to explore Paarl safely and easily
New VoiceMap tour allows you to explore Paarl safely and easilyArticle

VisitPaarl has launched free downloadable audio tours that allow users to explore Paarl at their own pace...

Issued by YehBaby Digital 17 Dec 2020

Cape Winemakers Guild welcomes new members and protégés
Cape Winemakers Guild welcomes new members and protégésArticle

The Cape Winemakers Guild has announced two new members joining its ranks and the three new CWG Protégés who have joined their Protégé Programme...

4 Dec 2020

Beyond 2020 partnerships are key to shaping the future of live entertainment
Beyond 2020 partnerships are key to shaping the future of live entertainmentArticle

Distell successfully created a free-to-air E-Stream initiative, which was created in April - just a month into the lockdown - to bring high-quality free entertainment to people to enjoy at home, and to provide a revenue generating platform for entertainers and others in the industry...

Issued by Distell E-Stream 2 Dec 2020

Galileo Open Air Cinema returns with 3 new concepts
Galileo Open Air Cinema returns with 3 new conceptsArticle

The Galileo Open Air Cinema in Cape Town will be returning with three brand-new concepts: The Galileo Royale, The Galileo Picnic and The Galileo Drive-In...

16 Nov 2020

Best of Wine Tourism Awards 2021 winners announced
Best of Wine Tourism Awards 2021 winners announcedArticle

This international annual competition is designed to reward the wineries in each of the Great Wine Capitals Global Network's member cities, for their excellence in seven different categories...

5 Nov 2020

Visit Stellenbosch launches new brand and logo
Visit Stellenbosch launches new brand and logoArticle

The new Stellenbosch brand identity captures the town's warmth and generosity, providing a fresh vibrant palette and visual elements that reflect our youthful charm...

5 Nov 2020

Western Cape agri shows resilience despite Covid-19
Western Cape agri shows resilience despite Covid-19Article

Agriculture was the only sector that positively contributed to gross domestic product growth in the second quarter...

28 Oct 2020

Giflo Group to revitalise 62-year-old La Concorde in Paarl
Giflo Group to revitalise 62-year-old La Concorde in PaarlArticle

Once the head office of KWV, the 62-year-old La Concorde building situated in the Cape Winelands town of Paarl is getting a new lease of life thanks to the Giflo Group...

23 Oct 2020

Chef Braam Beyers to lead the kitchen at the new Chefs Warehouse at Tintswalo Atlantic restaurant
Chef Braam Beyers to lead the kitchen at the new Chefs Warehouse at Tintswalo Atlantic restaurantArticle

Jami de Witt and Braam Beyers will be leaving Chefs Warehouse Beau Constantia to work as the general manager and head chef, respectively, at the new Chefs Warehouse at Tintswalo Atlantic restaurant on Chapman's Peak Drive...

13 Oct 2020

Visit Stellenbosch new initiative to stimulate town's tourism economy
Visit Stellenbosch new initiative to stimulate town's tourism economyArticle

To tackle the revival and recovery of the tourism sector in times of Covid-19, Stellenbosch is embarking on a range of initiatives aimed at supporting local business, driving demand and inspiring locals to experience and share their town...

3 Sep 2020

2020 Eco-Logic Awards finalists announced
2020 Eco-Logic Awards finalists announcedArticle

The finalists in the 2020 Eco-Logic Awards hosted by the Enviropaedia across 12 categories have been announced...

12 Aug 2020

Capitec Bank's new headquarters unveiled
Capitec Bank's new headquarters unveiledArticle

Designed by dhk Architects, Capitec Bank's new headquarters iKhaya, meaning 'home' in Xhosa, has been unveiled. Located in the Cape Winelands, Capitec has consolidated its geographically dispersed staff and facilities into one three-storey curvilinear building.

6 Jul 2020

CapeWine 2021 postponed
CapeWine 2021 postponedArticle

Exports are still slower than expected due to the port in Cape Town struggling to cope with the demand. This has had a huge impact on Wines of South Africa's income, which is directly linked to exports, and also on the financial situation of many producers...

18 Jun 2020

Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma
Lockdown Level 3: Some of the detailsArticle

As the country moves towards Level 3 lockdown regulations on 1 June, Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, outlined some of the details of the eased regulations...

29 May 2020

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GWC adds Cape Town and the Cape Winelands to its global networkArticle

The Cape Town and the Cape Winelands have officially joined the Great Wine Capitals global network...

26 May 2020

One Day tourism campaign launched to inspire future travellers
One Day tourism campaign launched to inspire future travellersArticle

Wesgro has launched its One Day campaign to support the tourism industry in the Western Cape during the coronavirus crisis.

29 Apr 2020

Fruit packhouse continues operations after Covid-19 scare
Fruit packhouse continues operations after Covid-19 scareArticle

A fruit packhouse in Ceres has continued its operations, under strict guidance and supervision of the Department of Health, after an employee tested positive for Covid-19...

Liezl Human 28 Apr 2020

What to expect from the Baxter's Zabalaza Theatre Fest
What to expect from the Baxter's Zabalaza Theatre FestArticle

The Baxter Theatre's Zabalaza Theatre Festival will be held in Cape Town from 7 to 13 March 2020...

17 Feb 2020

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Boschendal Wine Estate to host 2020 Cape Wine AuctionArticle

The Cape Wine Auction unites the wine industry around a single goal of raising money for education...

16 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: 4 wine trends to look out for in 2020
#BizTrends2020: 4 wine trends to look out for in 2020Article

As we start another year (yup, when did that happen?!), it's time to reflect on the current trends within the wine industry. From both a micro and macro perspective, times are certainly a-changin'...

Kristen Duff and Gosia Young 13 Dec 2019

Wine tourism boosts Western Cape economy
Wine tourism boosts Western Cape economyArticle

While the South African wine industry has faced many challenges since 2014, wine tourism is booming...

Glenneis Kriel 11 Nov 2019

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Cape Winelands selected as one of Lonely Planet's top 10 best value destinations for 2020Article

Lonely Planet has announced its Top 10 Best Value Destinations for 2020, with the Western Cape's Cape Winelands coming in eighth position...

23 Oct 2019

How to make the most of Cape Town on a budget
How to make the most of Cape Town on a budgetArticle

Having a fun time in Cape Town doesn't have to cost you an arm and a leg...

13 Sep 2019

Wine tourism expert keen to exchange ideas at upcoming Wine & Food Tourism Conference
Wine tourism expert keen to exchange ideas at upcoming Wine & Food Tourism ConferenceArticle

Encouraging local travellers to overnight in the Cape Winelands is one effective way of boosting tourism income while at the same time promoting responsible drinking, believes Marisah Nieuwoudt...

Issued by August Collective 29 Aug 2019

SA Olive Awards winners for 2019
SA Olive Awards winners for 2019Article

The best locally-produced extra virgin olive oils were recognised at the 2019 SA Olive Awards, held recently at Ex Nihilo in the Western Cape Winelands. Of the 93 oils entered, 25 received gold medals...

29 Aug 2019

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WoSA 2019 Sommelier Cup finalists announcedArticle

Wines of South Africa has announced the final line-up of country winners for the 2019 Sommelier Cup competition, which will culminate in a grand finale to be hosted in Cape Town at The Vineyard Hotel & Spa on 21 September 2019...

2 Aug 2019

National conference to focus on farmworker struggles
National conference to focus on farmworker strugglesArticle

The conference takes a South Africa-wide perspective and will highlight the centrality of farmworkers in the national economy and food system...

31 Jul 2019

SA wine industry launches wine tourism toolkit
SA wine industry launches wine tourism toolkitArticle

The online toolkit provides a blueprint to assist wineries to plan and implement their wine tourism initiatives, as well as seven sections which focus on different aspects of wine tourism...

24 Jul 2019

Vergelegen named best winery on the African continent
Vergelegen named best winery on the African continentArticle

The 2019 World's Best Vineyard competition has named Vergelegen Wine Estate in Somerset West the best winery in Africa. The World's Best Vineyard 2019 list has been established to raise the profile of wine tourism...

10 Jul 2019

How tourism growth really benefits real estate
How tourism growth really benefits real estateArticle

During the recent SONA, President Ramaphosa announced that further support would be given to the tourism sector to market SA and double the number of foreign tourists to 21 million a year by 2030 - a goal that could have major implications for property....

Rudi Botha 28 Jun 2019

Getting your healthy on in Franschhoek
Getting your healthy on in FranschhoekArticle

Think Franschhoek. Think wine and food. Right? After all this dorpie at the foot of Africa is true to its Gallic heritage of joie de vivre. But what if you're looking for other, a tad less indulgent, options?

Nicci Botha 25 Apr 2019

Dessert! Snapped by Leigh Andrews
Autumnal Franschhoek lunching at Anthonij Rupert Wyne's Terra del CapoArticle

On a chilly autumn day this April that sang of the cold weather to come, we confirmed our appointment at the gate then drove through the country scenery of lavender and large trees, gladly accepting a complimentary flute of the pale pink bubbly L'Ormarins Brut Classique once safely out of the rain at Anthonij Rupert Wyne's Terra del Capo...

Leigh Andrews 15 Apr 2019

Baxter's Zabalaza Theatre Festival to stage 40 theatre productions
Baxter's Zabalaza Theatre Festival to stage 40 theatre productionsArticle

The annual Zabalaza Theatre Festival will return to the Baxter Theatre Centre in Cape Town from 8 to 16 March 2019...

22 Feb 2019

If Constantia could be captured in a bottle, this is how it would taste
If Constantia could be captured in a bottle, this is how it would tasteArticle

Something big is about to happen in the South African wine industry and it is led by none other than top wine connoisseur and negociant, Wade Bales...

Ilse van den Berg 28 Jan 2019

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Distell launches new Libertas Vineyard and Estates wine companyArticle

Libertas Vineyards and Estates' managing director, Kay Nash said the move was a "significant shift" from Distell's previous approach where premium wines were managed as a division within the global company's multi-category portfolio.

15 Jan 2019

Le Quartier Français completes refurbishment in Franschoek
Le Quartier Français completes refurbishment in FranschoekArticle

Boutique hotel Le Quartier Français, part of the Leeu Collection located in Franschhoek, South Africa, has reopened after completing its refurbishment and expansion.

28 Dec 2018

Cape Town CBD continues to attract hotel property developers
Cape Town CBD continues to attract hotel property developersArticle

Even through South Africa's technical recession and the Western Cape drought, foreign tourism rose by 2.4% in 2017, building on a 12.8% increase in 2016...

21 Dec 2018

Cape Winemakers Guild inducts two new members
Cape Winemakers Guild inducts two new membersArticle

Winemakers JD Pretorius and Samantha O'Keefe have been announced as members of the Cape Winemakers Guild...

12 Dec 2018

Norval Foundation to host the 2019 American Express Barrel Auction
Norval Foundation to host the 2019 American Express Barrel AuctionArticle

Wine connoisseurs will have the opportunity to taste, bid and potentially own exclusive wine vintages at the annual American Express Barrel Auction, which takes place on Friday, 1 March 2019...

3 Dec 2018

Debilitating drought no match for SA wine
Debilitating drought no match for SA wineArticle

According to a preliminary report on regional weather conditions compiled by Vinpro viticultural consultants the South African wine industry expects that wine grape crop will return to normal levels in 2019...

19 Nov 2018

JHP Gourmet Guide highlights SA's 25 plated chefs, restaurants, and recipes
JHP Gourmet Guide highlights SA's 25 plated chefs, restaurants, and recipesArticle

The 2019 JHP Gourmet Guide, which awards South Africa's plated chefs and restaurants, was recently launched at The Restaurant at The Nek in Constantia Nek, Cape Town...

30 Oct 2018

Technology, wine and the black middle class
Technology, wine and the black middle classArticle

Big data is a powerful and innovative tool that wine, food and hospitality establishments can use to get closer to consumers...

25 Oct 2018

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