Tag: Stellenbosch University

All in a day’s work at Vergelegen

Covid-19 hit South Africa’s wine, hospitality and tourism sectors hard – to say the least. But despite many ghastly challenges, Vergelegen, 322 years old this year, is heading in only one direction – forward. During an unveiling of the estate’s future plans, one thing was crystal clear: managing director, Wayne Coetzer, is a man with a plan.

The fascinating world of new technology

Electric cars, flexi-architecture and veggie gardens in empty high rises… Come 2030, a fascinating world of new technology and, perhaps, a gentler relationship with Mother Earth await us. Doris Viljoen, from the Institute for Futures Research, speaks to MARGUERITE VAN WYK. 

Visit Stellenbosch unveils new brand identity

The Eikestad’s official marketing organisation, Visit Stellenbosch, has unveiled a new brand identity that aims to reflect the youthful and innovative spirit of the town and the warm heart of the Winelands.