Darling Green Estate on Farm 4401

From Nicolaas Hanekom -” We are the Environmental Assessment Practitioner who conduct the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) process. The advert is to invite interested and affected parties to register as an Interested and Affected Party in the EIA process for the proposed development.”

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Voorkamerfest Festival in Darling is back

Allison Foat writes – “Back and set for the first weekend in spring. One of South Africa’s most unique events, the Voorkamerfest, returns to the West Coast town of Darling after a two-year break from Friday 31 August to Sunday 2 September 2018, and is presented for the first time in association with the Fugard Theatre.

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Mulligatawny Soup, perfect for a cold day

Literally meaning pepper water. Mulligatawny Soup is an Anglo-Indian invention. Created by servants for the English Raj who demanded a soup course from a cuisine that had never produced one. You can make this soup a day ahead and you can add chicken pieces in the soup as well. Read More

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Evita’s Free Speech 8 Jul: Kaktus Files #13 – A Second Chance (there will not be a third)

ANC cadre Evita Bezuidenhout tries to expose fake news and highlight alternative facts with a weekly episode of EVITA’S FREE SPEECH. This week Tannie Evita reflects more on our history with her Kaktus Files #13 – A SECOND CHANCE (there will not be a third).

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Hiking Style 2017, Cape West Coast tourism at its best

South Africa and the Cape West Coast in particular, are well known for magnificent hikes and walks. Enjoying South Africa on foot is a treasured experience. In the past it has been the domain of the relatively fit. But that is changing… originally posted 1st April 2017 on the former Darling Dorpskoerant.

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Critically endangered plant discovered in the Koeberg Nature Reserve

The beautiful and fragrant Grey Afrikaner (Gladiolus griseus) is one of the rarest Gladiolus species. Historically, they occurred on the Cape West Coast from Milnerton, north towards Saldanha, but after a hundred years of coastal developments the species is now restricted to only three small populations. This fact makes the discovery of a small population of this critically endangered plant in the Koeberg Nature Reserve  even more significant. It is believed that there are less than 250 of these plants left in the wild.

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The Queen of Hearts invades Darling

Saturday 30th June saw the official kick-off Bridge Tournament of the new Bridge club in Darling. Early morning start at the Darling Club, then bridge all day until late afternoon. Although a festive air was maintained, the bridge was competitive and administered under the watchful eye of a tournament director.

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Evita’s Free Speech 17 Jun: KAKTUS FILES #10: Independence found and lost

ANC cadre Evita Bezuidenhout tries to expose fake news and highlight alternative facts with a weekly episode of EVITA’S FREE SPEECH. This week Tannie Evita reflects more on our history with her Kaktus Files edition 10: Independence found and lost.

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Directory – Food & Drink

Accommodation Food & Drink Local Activities Local Services STANDARD Listings Food & Drink – DARLING – EVITA se PERRON RESTAURANT DARLING – EVITA se PERRON RESTAURANT The name EVITA SE PERRON was inspired by its location as the former Darling Station. Perron in Afrikaans means ‘station platform’ and Evita is also the name of South Africa’s most famous white woman …. Mrs Evita Bezuidenhout. Tannie Evita was known as the best cook in the old National Party; die beste kok in die ou Nasionale Party, and she has now moved on to cook for the ANC in Luthuli House. Tannie Evita’s two cookbooks, Evita’s Kossie Sikelela and Evita’s Bossie Sikelela, are available at the Perron bookstall in the A &

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Directory

A selection of Local activities and attractions. Add your suggestion – peter@dorpskoerant.co.za “16 mile beach” at Yzerfontein Golf course Art Galleries Good restaurants Birding route 15 km away Lovely quiet town to walk about Bowling green Olive tasting nearby Cheese factory Rocking the Daisies Clean country air Sweet factory Clubs and special Interest Groups Tennis courts Craft Brewery Theatre / restaurant Darling Flower Show Voorkamer Fest Darling Watch – Community Security Wine farms Fantastic off road cycling Wine tasting very nearby Fascinating Museum Business Listing Business Listing LITE – Free – Simple details to include Business name, telephone contact number and email address. Business Listing STANDARD – Minimal Charge –  Example >> To include Business Name, gallery of up to 10

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Kahn Morbee of the Parlotones to perform at Evita se Perron

Coup for Evita se Perron. Kahn Morbee, lead vocalist/guitarist of South Africa’s most loved musical outfit THE PARLOTONES has over the last 4 years forged his reputation as a solo artist performing as KAHN. His artistic and musical contributions on all of THE PARLOTONES studio albums have received critical acclaim across the globe and his solo project is setting him on course to follow the same path.

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