Loeriesfontein gallery


Loeriesfontein is the most beautiful place in the world. The beautiful Karoo sunsets, the long stretched out views of valleys and great plains and the plant life that you might miss if you dont climb out and take a closer look.

(unfortunately due to WordPress’s new upload function only two images made it through the upload.)

Happy Holidays

We wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy new year. To all our regular readers, we’ll be back on the 5th of January. Stay tuned for a great 2012.

Coming up in January 2012:

The J&B Met

Loads of music festivals

and more…

The Cape Town Bike festival is cancelled

Unfortunately the biggest bike show in Africa was cancelled. No more Cape Town Bike Festival and band some folks were looking forward, Seether. The Cape Town Bike Festival said this was because a lack of people buying tickets.

“Two weeks ago the company was still hopeful we would be able sell enough tickets to make the event happen on advice that an event like the CTBF is a walk-in event and that significant ticket sales would only start happening closer to the event,”

How to start a movement

I love this video, found it while browsing. Its about how to start a movement, very interesting how the first person looks like an idiot but at the end he is the hero that started the movement

Australian police strips woman of her “clothes”

Well not exactly, as she screams in the video that the police cant really decide what is clothing or what is not so.. Anyway, the Australian police is clearly in the wrong here like their US counterparts they seem to not have a ounce of common sense. They forcefully rip and cut the tent leaving the woman in the middle of town without clothes.


Wølfålley AIR OFF at Strand Beach

This weekend on the 10th of December the local Indie brand and website “Wølfålley” will be hosting the 2nd annual AIR OFF at Strand Beach. Hopefully the wind will lay low as bodyboarders will be assisted or towed to show off the biggest AIR OFFs.

Jordan Alexander from Cape Town is the current Air Off champion and he will be defending his title. The Afterparty is at Blue Rock Cable Waterski in Gordons Bay (more like Sir Lowry’s Pass). The restaurant was recently renovated as well as the cable waterski.

The after party will feature Night wakeboarding demos.
- Beach Features -
Live Music, Wakeboard and Skate Demos

- After Party -
Blue Rock Cable Park :: 6pm till Late
R30 General Entry :: R60 VIP :: R.O.A.R

- For ticket outlets or to Book Now -
Mail “AirOff” to tickets@wolfalley.com
or visit http://www.facebook.com/wolfalley stay updated and in touch.

Event sponsored by :: Blue Rock Cable Park, GoPro, Natural Energy, Honda Marine

– After Party –
Live Bands :: LA VI . Lottery tickets . Super Cancer ::
Live DJ’s :: Red Bull & International Dj (TBA) ::
Live Demos :: Best Local/International Wakeboarders
R30 General Entry :: R60 VIP :: R.O.A.R






After Party Teaser Air Off 11


Air Off 2011 After Party at Blue Rock Cable Park on 10 December, to follow the proceedings of the competition. There will be many surprises through out the evening, some including a first in SA night wakeboard demo, first demo starts at 6pm.

You can even come have  dinner there after  the Air Off comp at the newly established Blue Rock Cable Park’s restaurant and bar. Get your tickets now and come join us to celebrate the winning riders and party the night away with live bands and DJs.

VINTAGE GLAM Lifestyle, Wellness & Fashion Event

“Imperfection is Beauty. Madness is Genius. And it’s Better to be Absolutely Ridiculous than Absolutely Boring…” Marilyn Monroe

Its Vintage. Ladies and Gentlemen, Get Your Glam on!
Let us indulge you with an experience that will rejuvenate & revitalise the senses…whilst igniting, enriching and inspiring entrepreneurship amongst our youth…

>>>Featuring the following…
*Champagne on Arrival
*Hands-on indulgence in The Ruby Rose Pamper Zone
*Live Jazz Band with Jason Sampson and ensemble
*Gourmet Canapés
*Wine Tasting by NAKED! Wines
*Dazzling fashion Show featuring customised jewellery by Baa Baa Handmade Accessories
*Transformational Makeovers by The Ruby Rose in collaboration with Youghazi Nourishing Hair Treatments
*Fabulous Prizes to be won!
*Cash Bar Available
*Surprise guest speaker
*And more…

>>>Dress code: Bold & Edgy Vintage Glamour

>>>Price per ticket: R375
Group bookings of 6 or more: R325

>>>For ticket reservations and further info, contact:
Charmaine: 083 4543575/ charmaine@therubyrose.co.za
Candice: 083 9749424 / candice@therubyrose.co.za
Facebook Page: The Ruby Rose Wellness and Skincare Clinic

>>>Brought to you by The Ruby Rose in association with inspirational motivated & emerging young entrepreneurs

>>>A portion of the proceeds will go to Learn to Earn

*The Protea Hotel FIRE & ICE is extending a special offer of less 40% on superior room rate, exclusively to Vintage Glam Guests. ONE NIGHT ONLY!

>>>Limited tickets available, book NOW to avoid disappointment!!!

    • When
      Thursday, December 15, 2011
    • Time
      4:00pm until 9:00pm
  • Where
    The Protea Hotel Fire & Ice!, New Church and Buitensingel, Cape Town, Western Cape

Designer-Maker Xmas Market 2011

Following on the success of two previous Designer-Maker Markets, the historic Evangelical Lutheran Church (circa 1780), the oldest operating church in Cape Town, and The Freeworld Design Centre will jointly host the third festive exhibition and market.

This combined event will take place from 14-16 December at the Freeworld Design Centre courtyard, along Cape Town’s Fan Walk. The church’s popular annual Carols by Candlelight is a non-denominational event that takes place within the church itself on the evening of 14 December. Visitors to the market will be able to enter the church from the courtyard. There is no cost to attend either the market or the carols. The market will run for a further two days after the opening carols event, and is in aid of the church’s children’s home.

Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 3:30pm until Friday, December 16, 2011 at 6:30pm

Why the power failed yesterday in Helderberg

According to Eskom, on Sunday one of their substations located at Firgrove was on fire. A lot of homes were left without electricity in Strand, Gordons Bay and Somerset West. The fire caused a transformer to fail.

The power failure did not have anything to do with the Koeberg power station as some sources claimed.

Beautiful Eaglevlei Wine Farm goes on auction

What a scenic view, unfortunately the Eaglevlei Wine Farm, a top boutique farm in Stellenbosch is going on auction this week. The farm is being auctioned as a going concern. Situated around 30km’s from Cape Town in the best parts of Stellenbosch this wine farm is a absolute beauty, with 100 ton cellar, a restaurant and kitchen. Also has a art gallery, wine tasting venue and two apartments.

The wine farm focuses on Pinotage, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon.

8ha is vines.

This is an auction not to be missed.

Auction takes place at 12pm at the Crystal Towers Hotel and Spa, Century City

Cape Town Carnival 2012

The Cape Town Carnival returns to Long street on the 17th March 2012

The theme this year is “Cape to Cairo” with almost 3000 performers and 10 floats going down Cape Town’s famous Long Street. The beginning of the year the Carnival had more than 50 000 people watching the dancers, performers and musicians  go down the street.

In 2012 the Carnival will be from the Cape Town International Convention Centre right through Long Street, with four party zones and a rocking Greenmarket Square as the entertainment centre.

17 March 2012, from 5pm till very late. Call 021 446 5296 For more information