MTB Africa

MTBAfrica provides events and stage rides in Southern Africa for mountain bikers, endurance road and gravel cyclists.   Swartberg100 Gran Fondo :- an annual autumn race combining gravel and tar sectors styled on the European classics.   Karoo GravelGrinder :- a 3 day adventure race / social ride, limited entry. Experience the different moods and […]

Karoo Birding Safaris

Experience the countryside’s beauty on an unforgettable trip.   We are a small owner operated family business that specializes in showing you the birds of Southern Africa.     Founded by Japie and Ralie Claassen, Karoo Birding Safaris has become a well-known name in the birding industry. With exceptional knowledge of the area and its […]

Hoërskool Zwartberg

Hoërskool Zwartberg bestaan reeds vir 100 jaar.  Die skool was vroeër ‘n gekombineerde laer- en hoërskool, maar is sedert 2013 slegs ‘n hoërskool.  Daar is jaarliks gemiddeld 420 leerders in die skool en kom hoofsaaklik uit die skool se vier voederskole: Prince Albert Primêre Skool, Laerskool Merweville, George Fredericks Primêre Skool en Leeu Gamka Primêre […]

Prince Albert Cycles

Visit our cycle shop between African Relish and PEP Stores for –     Repairs and parts Bicycle rentals Skills training/training programmes Bike setup Assistance in finding the right bike for you : new or second hand Guided / unguided rides and Tours. Route advice.     Arno has been cycling for more than 30 […]

Pick-a-Piece recycling for children

Pick-a-Piece is a community project where children bring recyclable materials in exchange for points.  The points are redeemed in a shop for essentials such as food, toiletries, school supplies or treats.   Pick-a-Piece is open most Wednesday afternoons (not the first Wednesday of the month and not during public school holidays).   Visitors are most […]

Weltevrede Fig and Guest Farm

Weltevrede is a working farm, where we grow Adams figs and citrus fruit.  The Weltevrede valley lies 25 km from Prince Albert and is surrounded by the Swartberg Mountains.   Visit us during the harvesting and drying season –  end of January to end of April and we can show you how the figs are picked, […]

Prince Albert Olives

Trading hours 7:30 am to 1 pm Monday to Friday.   Open for tasting by appointment only.     The Prince Albert Olives orchards were established from 2005 according to international best practice with the Italian cultivars of Frantoio, Coratina, Don Carlo and FS17 forming the backbone of the plantings.     The harvested fruit […]

The Sanctuary

Open on weekdays from 9 am to 4 pm.  The Sanctuary is the home of the Depth Leadership Centre that works “beneath, between and beyond for a thriving psyche, community and planet”. We do a range of projects in Prince Albert.   We run a small café, coffee roastery and shop and offer a tranquil, […]

Van Hasselt Angoras

Mohair, the fleece of the Angora goat, is one of the world’s most exclusive, beautiful and sustainable natural fibres.   Clive van Hasselt was a visionary farmer with a passion for breeding and genetics that complemented his deep interest in the environment and its relationship with animals. He recognized the value of the Angora goat, […]

Prince Albert Dieresorg – Anima...

Prince Albert Dieresorg/Animal Welfare (PADS) is a registered not-for-profit organisation (NPO), run by unpaid volunteers dependant wholly on public donations of money and materials.   Our aim is to relieve the plight of disadvantaged animals, educate their owners and offer first-line nursing care where it is needed.   Primary projects are dipping/deworming in summer, sterilisation […]