#Baboons #ConstantiaBaboons – Stand Together

#Baboons #ConstantiaBaboons – Stand Together
We will all be peacefully gathering along Spaanschemat River Road from Constantia Village Mall. Saturday 14th July 10-12 Noon Our aim is to show the authorities who sit on the Baboon Technical Team (being the City of Cape Town, Cape Nature and Sanparks) that we, the residents of Cape Town do NOT want our baboons killed. Beauty Without Cruelty SA have arranged this gathering and have some posters,  but please also bring your own posters and ban

Act For Change

Act For Change
Please get all details from Act For Change website Join Africa’s Biggest Cleanup When you throw something away – a piece of plastic, tin can, an old battery – where does it go? Do you realise there is no “away”? And this devastating planet-wide problem of accumulating pollution is not going “away” either. It’s time to come clean about the effects of our own everyday actions. Join the Shoprite Group between 14-18 July by joining or hosting a cleanup in

Crime Stats for Your Hood!

Crime Stats for Your Hood!
Crime Stats South Africa displays the latest and historic South African crime statistics in an easy-to-understand format. You don't need to know anything about police precincts or provincial boundaries. You can search, by address, for your area on a map of South Africa and immediately access the information you need. We have created this analytical application to be used as a guideline for the reported crimes in South Africa. This should in no way influ

Cape Town dams: Joy as water levels jump up by another 6%

Cape Town dams: Joy as water levels jump up by another 6%
What an unbelievable month for the Cape Town dams. Four weeks ago, the facilities were at less than 20% full. But now, they’re pushing the 40% mark. More news on dam levels here “The dams feeding the City of Cape Town are now better off at 37.8%.” “The Voëlvlei dam (currently 31.4% full this week), the Theewaterskloof dam (26.6% full this week) and the Bergriver Dam (61.7% full this week) are all showing improvements in excess of 5%.” “With Ber

Numerous Amendments to Water By-laws

Numerous Amendments to Water By-laws
The City of Cape Town last month approved a number of amendments to the Water By-law. In addition to noting the amendments, the City encourages residents to familiarise themselves with what is required of them in terms of this legislation. Read more below: On 31 May 2018, Council voted to approve a number of proposed amendments to the Water By-law. These changes were aimed mainly at improving clarity, as well as preparing the City for a more water-sc

Property Valuations City Council

Property Valuations City Council
Every 3 years the City of Cape Town does a revaluation of all properties in accordance with market values to ensure that the property rates charges are assigned fairly and correctly. How is your property valuation calculated? Property valuations should reflect the market value of a property. The City uses a property's value to calculate the monthly rates property owners should pay for their property. The municipal valuer, as in the City’s valuer,

Bishopsford Bonsai

Bishopsford Bonsai
The biggest bonsai nursery in the Western Cape is situated in Constantia. Bishopsford offers a large selection of ready made Bonsai and also stock all bonsai requirements such as pots, tools, soil, mesh, starter trees, fertiliser, pestcare and penjing. With over 47 years of Bonsai experience, we offer Bonsai courses and services such as repotting, pruning, boarding, bonsai corporate gifts and anything you need that is bonsai related. Pay a visit to our ...

Constantia Wines Special

Constantia Wines Special
A unique selection of our suggested red wines including a variety of 6 red wines from the Constantia farms. This box will vary each month and be updated with latest releases and our best selling reds. On purchase of this case of wines Constantia Wines will add you as a Wine club member and offer you special prices on the wines included in this box for the month ahead! A fantastic way to journey through a variety of Red wines from the Constantia f...

How to Keep Chickens at Home

How to Keep Chickens at Home
From Babylonstoren blog - If you still have not visited why deny yourself? Free-roaming chickens can often be spotted scratching in the garden and plucking pesky bugs off our farm produce. We have five different types of chicken here at Babylonstoren – Boschvelders and Potch Koekoeks in the garden, as well as the Leghorns, Araucanas and Lohmann Browns that are looked after by farmer Christo. We collect their eggs daily to be served at Babeland the Green