Grape harvest in the making

Before you know Chateau de Thierry in Napier, Western Cape is harvesting grapes for their small scale production of world class Petit Verdot, Sauvignon, Viognier, Sangiovese and White Muscadel wines.

Equestrian ride

Nicolene Marais is a horse lover by nature and likes to bring it over to children by taking them for an ‘equestrian ride’ at the Holdrift Farm in Napier, Overberg, South Africa.

Jersey cows

It is generally accepted that the first Jerseys were imported by Mr. Adrian van der Byl of Roodebloem Estate, Woodstock, Cape, from Jersey Island, in the early 1880’s, with 1881 as the most probable date. These Jerseys are pictured at Elandskloof Farm near Napier in the Western Cape, South Africa.