We were proud to host the 2nd Eroica Vintage Cycle Event in Montagu again this year!
More than a 100 cyclists from all over the world participated in this celebrated festiva...
Outing on the River Goose
The River Goose River Cruises & Camping invited the Tourism Staff to experience the new developments at their site on the 6th December.
What an entertaining and lovely outin...
Our annual Montagu Makiti Festival turned out to be another busy and funfilled weekend for the whole family!
It is the one event where we always have the whole community we...
MATAMembers Mini Indaba
A lovely morning spent with tourism members and friends at our Mini Tourism Indaba MATA Members Day, held at the KWV Museum Centre.
Thank you to everyone who participated ...
Breyton Breytenbach Boekefees
Wonderful to see so many familiar faces at this year's Boekefees! ... Not only famous faces visiting and inspiring us with top calibre talks, but a great turnout from our local...
Montagu hosts L'Eroica
The celebrated international L'Eroica Festival had it's South African debut event on the 23rd April 2016 at the Museum's KWV building on the corner of Kohler & Long Str...
Sharing in the Joy of the Season
This year's Season kicked off with 2 very special events: the Carols & Lights evening on the 15th December, and our Christmas Night Market on the 18th.
It is always a h...
The Blind Side Wine Pairing
3 December was International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD), a United Nations sanctioned day that celebrates progress in breaking down barriers, opening doors, and realising...
Wine on the River 2015
The most laid-back of the Wine Festival and a very popular one! This year was no exception
(Photos: Ronel Preston)
Montagu Makiti 2015
The Montagu Makiti Family Heritage Festival was a great success.
A colourful event that showcased the Magic of Montagu - that which our town is so famous for. From a jam-pa...
MATA hosts Pink Trees for Pauline
"Pink Trees for Pauline’s" purpose is to create awareness, unite communities and raise money for those afflicted with cancer in a uniquely inspired way... by turning town...
Van Sandveld tot Suurbraak
Seen at the opening of Arend Louw's Art Exhibition: "Van Sandveld tot Suurbraak", KWV Art Gallery, c/o Kohler & Long Street
PHOTOS: Ronel Preston
Rim of Africa Hike
The Rim of Africa is one of South Africa's most amazing long distance mountain trails. It follows the Cape Fold Mountains over 650km, from the Cederberg in the North, across th...
Eco Club Simonskloof Outing
SIMONSKLOOF OUTING - by Martin van Zyl
The bi-annual Eco Club visit to Simonskloof and day spent high up and close to the beautiful spring flowers on the Langeberg M...
The Carboot Sale at the KWV complex is certainly gaining in popularity! Not only in the number of traders, but also the bargain hunters in search of that rare find ...
Rose Show 2014
Montagu can be truly proud of all the dedicated gardeners who invest so much time in caring for their rose gardens.
Thank you Montagu and thank you to all the participants ...
Makiti 2014 Highlights
On the weekend of 26-28 September the party spirit hit Montagu once again and everyone took part in the “jollification”- that we call Montagu Makiti !
Highlights this ye...
MATA Members Social Meeting
The Montagu-Ashton Tourism Association held an informative meeting for its members at the Museum's KWV Gallery on the 23rd July. A number of past events and developments were r...
Breyten Breytenbach Festival
The Breyten Breytenbach Boekefees just gets better every year! This year's Festival was well attended, well organised and saw some popular celebrities, exciting authors and new...
Outing to African Game Lodge
What a treat it was to be taken on a Safari at the African Game Lodge - particularly this time of the year when our fynbos is stunningly beautiful!
Thank you to Len and Mand...
Outing to Karoo Adventures
Not for the faint-hearted, but what fun it was for those who plucked up the courage to try Karoo Adventure's Zip Slide over the gorge!
Make up a group of friends and ta...
Visit to Guano Caves
The Guano Caves Resort has been so beautifully developed! Many of us never realised just how big it is and what a variety of activities and types of accommodation it offers!
Montagu is in recovery mode after a fun-filled weekend packed with activities & events!
This year's Festival was well attended by both our local community as well as vis...
Makiti Street Market and Carnival
The first of our annual Makiti Festivals was clearly enjoyed by the community and visitors alike!
Our thanks and congratulations to all the individuals who we...
Vine and Roses Festival
Montagu’s 23rd annual rose show took place at the NG Church Hall from the 20th-22nd October.
Visitors to the show came from far and wide, places such as Port Eliz...
Badensfontein Potjie competition
As part of the Heritage Day celebrations on the 24th September, Badensfontein hosted a Potjiekos Competition at their campsite.
The outright winners and 'Queens ...
Antoinette Pienaar at Museum
Some appreciative Montaguers who attended the hugely entertaining event at the Museum on the 22nd September when Antoinette Pienaar visited us as part of our Heritage Month celebra...
Karoo Adventures Zip Slide
Karoo Adventures launched an exciting new addition to our outdoor adventure activities, a 'Zip Slide' in the Koo!
Montagu and Surrounds
For the photos: a special mention and thanks to: Laresa Perlman, CTRU, Ronel Preston, Jurgen Wohlfarter, Jacques de Wet, Toni van Hoey Smith
Bien Donne Outdoor Expo
Not only did our region get excellent promotion from this Outdoor Expo our Tourism Team palmed in a GOLD for Best Stand on Show. Well done to all involved!