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February 28, 2019

A visit to Namaqua Cellars, Vredendal

While we were on holiday in Lambert’s Bay in December we wanted to visit Namaqua winery in Vredendal. This is one of South Africa’s biggest wine […]
February 28, 2019

Maskam & Gifberg, Namaqua (Runner’s World)

THE EXPERIENCE The Knersvlakte is not really the sort of place you want to get lost in. Think infinite scrubland plains, no human habitation for kilometre […]
February 22, 2019

Mini Matzi, uitgawe 16 – Januarie 2019

Hulp vir Wupperthal Kallie Louw, Speaker van Matzikama bedank elkeen wat ’n skenking vir Wupperthal gemaak het. Dankie aan Namaqua West Coast, Braham de Swardt van […]
February 22, 2019

Sauvignon, Salt and Sunshine – Exploring the wines of the kelp coast

The Kelp Coast, whose vineyards sporadically dot along the landscape of small fishing towns, is home to a few of the celebrated wines of the Cape […]
February 22, 2019

Welkom aan die wynkus!

Kreef. Yskoue water. ’n Wildewragtigkuslyn. Verruklike rooivleis. Lekkerbekbokkoms. Wawyd oop vlaktes. Sonsondergange . . . dáár’s vir jou ’n paar dinge waarvoor die Namaqua-Weskus en sy […]
February 22, 2019

Baie hoogtepunte in Atkin se verslag

Geluk aan ons streek se top presteerders soos deur Tim Atkin aangewys: Verbouer van die jaar: Basie van Lill Koöperatief van die jaar: Klawer Kelder Beste […]
February 22, 2019

Nuwe era vir Fryer’s Cove Vineyards

Oktober lui ’n nuwe era vir Fryer’s Cove Wynkelder in Doringbaai aan die Weskus in Hulle spog met ’n nuwe webwerf, aanlyn verkope en luukse verpakking, […]
February 20, 2019

Embark on a journey like no other

The preferred wine route through the region usually begins in the mountains near Paleisheuwel in the south, and continues northwards through Klawer, Vredendal, Lutzville and Doringbaai […]
February 20, 2019

WEST COAST. BEST COAST.

We’ve all cruised the N7 past the Knersvlakte plains, or popped into Paternoster for a quickie crayfish braai. There are dozens of lesser-known destination here on […]
February 20, 2019

‘n Stukkie Hemel deur Maryke Roberts, Vrouekeur

“Hulle sê as jy een maal die vars lug by Ebenaeser ingeasem het en die pienk flaminke by Papendorp gesien het, het die Namakwa Weskus-streek vir […]
February 19, 2019

Gifberg Passes and Plaines

I bet you’ve cruised along the N7 past the Knersvlakte, but chances are you’ve never even heard of the Koebee Valley. Well, maybe it’s time to […]
October 11, 2017

Suggested itineraries

If you’re stuck for suggestions, here are a few ideas how to get the best of the Namaqua West Coast. 1-Day Book an early morning guided […]
October 11, 2017

A very special wine route – West Coast Wine Route

Crowds are for New Year, not wine tasting. On the West Coast Wine Route, expect an intimate and fulfilling experience like no other – from charming, […]
October 11, 2017

Adventure beckons

Time to get active! For adrenaline-seekers, Namaqua West Coast offers the combination of clean air, singular landscapes and challenging activities. From mountain climbing to hiking; 4×4 […]
October 11, 2017

Amazing biodiversity

The wild landscape of Namaqua West Coast truly reveals itself best when you sit quietly and simply observe. It is then that the rich variety of […]
October 11, 2017

Weskus Fisherman

Fresh crayfish, harders on the grill and the salty scent of bokkoms epitomize a West Coast holiday. It’s our bracing oceans and long, solitary beaches too […]