New Load Shedding Times

The new schedules will follow a four day rotational pattern. What this means is that over a four day pattern, customers will be shed at different time slots. The loadshedding days for HERMANUS are given as Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and the times are as follows: Monday 2 Feb: 14:00 -  16:30 Wednesday 4 Feb: 20:00 -  22:30 Friday 6 Feb: 10:00 -  12:30 Monday 9 Fe...
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Wines2Whales MTB Event

The action-packed FNB Wines2Whales (W2W) Mountain Bike events is heading to Hermanus in November. This three-day stage race will take place between 31 October until 9 November, with each of the three events, the Adventure, the Ride or the Race, ending at Onrus Caravan Park on day three (2, 5 and 9 November). The race starts at Lourensford in Somerset West, after which...
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Show Support and Wrap a Tree in Pink

The Pink Trees for Pauline initiative is happening right now. Last year a multitude of trees in Hermanus were covered in pink wrap, all for a good cause. The Pink Trees for Pauline started in 2012 when a Graaff-Reinet resident, Carol-Ann van Jaarsveld, lost her mother and grandmother, both named Pauline, to cancer. As a legacy to both these women she founded Pink Trees f...
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Living the Onrus Life

Located less than 10 kilometres away from Hermanus, the small but charming town of Onrus offers picturesque views and a good selection of residential properties. Cosily nestled between the Onrus Mountain and the Onrus River Lagoon, the town offers residents and prospective purchasers of Onrus properties the unique opportunity of quiet, coastal living with all the modern ...
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Markets in Hermanus

Hermanus, in the heart of the Overberg, offers the complete lifestyle package, from beautiful coastal houses to pristine blue flag beaches. It boasts some of the best land-based whale watching in the world, plus it’s home to one of the most beautiful wine routes in South Africa; the Hemel en Aarde. Couple this with pristine beaches, indigenous nature, and a thriving community f...
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Keep an eye out for the Tea Caravan in the Overberg

Jessica (Lady Bonin Tea) and Thaya (Love Overberg) will be traversing the Overberg with the Lady Bonin gypsy Tea Caravan, for the #GonzoTeaTrek campaign, from 2-8 July, 2014. This is the first official campaign to promote tourism in the Overberg region - ON! - an Overberg business network launching on the 2nd of July. If you happen to be travelling around Stanford, Hermanus,...
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Onrust Market

The "Onrus Markie" is well known for it's warmth, friendly greetings and lively chatter of happy people. This is the place to meet many interesting and friendly locals or catch up with good friend and enjoy a good catch up. The market takes place on the 1st Saturday of every month from 09:00 - 13:00. The venue is situated against the magnificent backdrop of the Onrus Mountai...
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And you think you’re cold in Overberg?

Help keep the cold out this winter. With winter making its presence known in Overberg, the Chas Everitt 2014 - Massive National Blanket Drive is on in full force. If you would like to make a difference and keep the vulnerable warm this winter you can add to our efforts and buy and drop off a blanket at any one of our offices to increase the warmth! (New blankets only for hea...
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