Monthly Archives: October 2011

Willem Boshoff’s walkabout at his UJ exhibition this Wednesday

Join Willem Boshoff’s walkabout of his exhibition ‘Setups and Upsets’ from 11:00 – 12:00 on Wed, 19 Oct 2011 at FADA Gallery, UJ Bunting Road Campus, Auckland Park. Some of Willem Boshoff’s seminal artworks will be exhibited, including ‘Tree of Knowledge’, ‘Druid’s Keyboard’, ‘Annuloid’, ‘Far Far Away’ and ‘How to win a war’. Exhibition closes [...]

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For live music in October visit Katzy’s in the Firs

During October, Katzy’s in the Firs in Rosebank, the favourite haunt of the ’black diamonds’ where expensive whiskey and cigars are the order of the day,  will  host resident bands such as the Afrique Band, Julia Lamberti, Dr Victor and the Rasta Rebels and Tokyo Groove, among others.  For more see  http://www.rosebank.co.za/view/index/katzys/62/1/134

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Luxury hotels suffer in the accommodation squeeze

The Luxurious Monarch Hotel, which was supposed to hit the auction floor on September 28, has been withdrawn from auction by the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC). The hotel will remain standing empty until the IDC decides what to do with it, according to Warren Aronson of Auction Alliance. For more on the Monarch Hotel see [...]

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Rosebank’s development continues

The Gautrain station opening in Rosebank has added a further impetus to the fast growth and development in Rosebank which is seeing  an increase in new office and retail spaces.    see http://www.rosebank.co.za/view/index/additions_to_thriving_rosebank/62/1/134  Liz at Lancaster is ideally place for easy access to Rosebank being a mere 2.8 km from the Gautrain station. And where possible,  we [...]

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Wonderful way to spend a Jozi Sunday morning getting a bird’s eye view of the newly budding Jacaranda blossoms.

    Sunday Morning 16th October At 10 Am. Westcliff Historical Walking Tour. Great value at R40 per person and includes buildings such as Glenshiel designed by Baker for Sir William Dalrymple and his wife, the Hope School, Pallinghurst, The Stables also designed by Baker for Raymond and Hope Schumacher. The Tour starts from The [...]

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