Category: Helene van Niekerk

Bella Blue Guesthouse

Bella Blue Guesthouse

Bella Blue Guesthouse offers unique, upscale accommodation in the heart of Bloemfontein. It is ideally situated in a quiet location but within close proximity to all major centres –  making it perfect for business, solo travellers, couples and leisure guests. Your gracious hostess, airy rooms and absolute attention to detail – will leave you yearning […]

Centennial A Century of South African Art from the Sanlam Art Collection 1918 – 2018

Centennial – Sanlam Art Collection 1918 – 2018

South African financial services group Sanlam celebrates its 100th anniversary this year and to mark the occasion is hosting this special art exhibition. The Centennial exhibition presents 70 iconic works from the exquisite Sanlam Art Collection, one of the largest art collections in the country.

The works on display represent an outstanding retrospective of South African art history and include paintings, drawings and sculptures by some of the most important South African artists of the twentieth century including Irma Stern, Dumile Feni, Walter Battiss, Alexis Preller, Penny Siopis, Christo Coetzee, Gerard Sekoto, Sydney Kumalo and JH Pierneef.

Stage 3 load shedding

Eskom Load Shedding

With Eskom starting to implement Stage 3 load shedding today (12 Feb 2019), it might be a good idea to be able to plan ahead. Below you can find the Group guide so that you know which group you fall under as well as the schedule :


High turbidity at Welbedacht Dam

Residents of Mangaung Metro are hereby notified of the high turbidity at Welbedacht Dam as a result of the recent rainfall experienced on 7th December 2018 at Caledon River. The river and dam are full of sand and this affects operations at the water treatment works as raw water is too sandy and takes longer […]