NEWSLETTER:


Hi Everyone,

Car boot sale at Agri grounds, Saturday 1 June 8.30am – 11.30ish. Having a clear-out (books, clothes, small furniture, crockery, CDs, linen & whatever)? Join the market & bring a chair, umbrella & table with the things you want to sell. Herbs and plants,  fresh vegs, as well as scrumptious rusks, pancakes, croissants & samoosas – special coffee too – all will be on sale! Everyone is welcome.

Weekly market at El Gallo in the main road every Saturday 9.00am – 2 pm – stalls selling plants & seedlings, cakes, pizzas, hummus, spices, fresh bread, eggs, veggies, breakfast & coffee. Enjoy lunch on the stoep with a glass of vino, they are licensed! 082 457 2651


Napier Wine & Patatfees 2019 Fri 14 & Sat 15 June

  • Friday – Race registrations, Youth Day party , Fun Run 
  • Saturday up at School of Skills – Country Market, Vintage Car Show, MTB Trail Run, Half Marathon, 4km run, Wine tasting   

In the village, you will see Scarecrows at most businesses (please don’t forget to vote for the one you like best!), at the Hotel you will find the Art Exhibition of local artists.  Enjoy a walk through the village – there are galleries, live music here and there – more wine tasting – and a variety of interesting shops – and of course a variety of restaurants. For more info:  check out Napier Wine Patatfees on Facebook – phone for Race info 028 423 3188 or stall info Hilary Mellet 082 596 5681


Napier eateries:

(Phone restaurant concerned for Patatfees openings & specials)

  • Pascals – full menu, licensed. Closed Monday. 028 423 3146
  • Suntouched Inn – pizza, pasta, ribspool table. Closed Tues.  028 423 3131  
  • Gunners – breakfast, lunch, dinner. Closed Monday. 028 423 3508
  • J D Bistro – open  Wed to Sunday.  Varied menu – call Marchand for bookings 0796908727 – licensed. 
  • The Fox – fish & chips, burgers, craft beer. Closed Mon & Tues. 028 423 3113 watch for their music evening with a braai on 31 May.
  • Cafe Max – licensed pub, breakfast, lunch, dinner & takeaways. Bookings advised. Closed Thurs. 071 431 2919 
  • Napier Farmstall – licensed, breakfast & lunch, frozen takeaway meals. Open 7 days a week  028 423 3440    
  • Moerse Farmstall – takeaways & a delicious roast on Sundays (take own wine) R120. 072 592 3693 
  • Bayleaf Bistro, Krag Street, is popping up on Sat 1st June for Lunch or Dinner with a sumptuous menu, R220.00 per person – bring your wine – over the Patatfees weekend 14/15 June Lunch or Dinner with this delicious menu booking essential – call Luan 072 132 2716
  • Fragrant Food Cafe, 44 Sarel Cilliers – breakfast & lunch (take own wine), coffee & cake. Call Dee 072 799 2380 for info on specials.
  • Napier Traders, 81 Main Road Open 9 am – 8 pm.  fish & chips, calamari, hot dogs, hamburgers, daily caught yellowtail  Call 072 546 3806 to order.  
  • Meals to U – home cooked meals daily, fresh or frozen, delivered to you. 028 423 3134/ 082 347 4805 
  • Platteland se Mooi –Sarel Cilliers-breakfast,  lunch, quiches, platters, frozen meals for 1 or 2 persons, freshly-baked bread – Henriette 0662532218

Other catering options:

  • Napier Traders, 81 Main Road Open 9am – 8pm.  fish & chips, hot dogs, hamburgers, fresh yellowtail caught daily caught. Call 072 546 3806 to order.  
  • Meals to U – home cooked meals daily, fresh or frozen, delivered to you. 028 423 3134/ 082 347 4805 
  • Platteland se Mooi – breakfastquiches, platters, frozen meals for 1 or 2 persons, freshly-baked breads – Henriette 0662532218

Our area has some wonderfully creative folk:

  • Frans Mulder, artist, 116 Sarel Cilliers (the Black house) – life-size pictures of wild dogs, many of which are shown round the world.  028 423 3004/ 082 418 9701                
  • Private Gallery, 98 Sarel Cilliers – drop in &have a look at the fine art photography of Herman von Bon 082 712 0273 and the exquisite jewellery of Yvonne de Wet 060 712 4001
  • MuddyLane Pottery Studio, 77 Sarel Cilliers  – quirky pottery, from door knobs to stompie holders as well as plates, bowls & jugs which make lovely gifts. Madelaine 072 602 1857 for details of Pottery classes – even for beginners!
  • Juhléne Möller, fine artist, Klipdale – specialises in mixed media abstracts on paper in ink & photo-sensitive chemicals with figurative images hand-cut from the paper. Call 084 808 1969 for info 

For your visitors:

  • Guided birding tours in & around Napier. Pick up and return anywhere in the village included. Call Steve 081 817 3223 about specific requirements and costs.
  • Habby Shack, 44 Sarel Cilliers – wonderful collection of yarns & fabrics (cotton & natural fibres), full range of haberdashery. Join knitting or crochet mornings! 082 445 1391
  • Foyles Herbs & Plants, 39 Jubileum Street – a large variety of plants and herbs in a wonderful garden – great advice included! 028 423 3358
  • Toy Dockyard – an adventure for kids and adults alike. Call Alan Raubenheimer 028 423 3894 to make an appointment.

Miscellaneous:

  • Nature’s Voice Health Shop (in B’dorp) is for sale! After 7 wonderful years, the time has come to pass the baton. Looking for like-minded people to continue the health revolution. If you have any interest, please contact Brett on 076 670 2695 or email info@natures-voice.co.za
  • The next Blou Blad is being prepared – several folks had incorrect phone numbers in the last edition – contact Juh-marie (only SMS or WhatsApp pse) 083 719 1110 or at info@bloublad.co.za – and if you wish to place an ad. R1200 for an eighth of a page – 6000 copies will be printed. 
  • New in Napier – Hutchcraft  mechanical & electrical repair & maintenance – pumps, refrigeration, solar/inverter systems, all types of welding – 30 years experience – call Hutch 076 560 4800/071 572 7464
  • Bowen Therapist for pain relief and body alignment. Contact Carol Kullman for apptment: 072 230 4174 (ask about Aerial Yoga to blow your mind!)
  • NADS (Napier Amateur Dramatic Society). Any buttons, beads, old jewellery, felt, fabric or anything that could be used for the craft classes during the holidays call Lindsay 076 721 2449
  • Marah project – almost every week a food parcel is delivered to a family in need. Donations of groceries would be so greatly appreciated. Contact 028 423 3439 if you want your donation collected…