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Tobias replied to Peter Adlard's discussion Maps of Hogsback
"Thanks a lot Peter. This info is very handy! rgds Tobie"
Apr 30, 2012
Peter Adlard replied to Peter Adlard's discussion Maps of Hogsback
"Hi Tobias, I don't believe that there is a digitised version of the town plan - Tshani Consulting in EL did the planning for a carved up HBack in about 1995, but there's also a surveying company in King Williams Town (Haines palmer Reabow…"
Apr 29, 2012
Tobias replied to Peter Adlard's discussion Maps of Hogsback
"hi Peter, just want to know whether you ever located a Hogsback erven map. On Saturday I was going through some of my old papers, and found a map that was done about 25 years ago by Rob Bellad-Ellis. Unsure whether there are any updates. regards,…"
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Christmas in July 2011

Provisional programme:The provisional programme for Christmas in July is as follows: (will update as I get more info) All Weekend: Tea Thyme: Port and Sherry Promotion & Art Exhibition Gail Cousins Starways: Silke Heiss exhibition Friday Evening 17h00: Bonfire at Butterfly Bistro Ha! Man, Stutterheim Melodic Voices Official…See More
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Maps of Hogsback 3 Replies

Started by Peter Adlard in Hogsback issues. Last reply by Tobias Apr 30, 2012.

Christmas in July 2011

Started by Maggie Verster in Hogsback events Jul 19, 2011.

Shannon Hope performing at Away with the Fairies

Started by Away with the Fairies in Hogsback events Apr 18, 2011.

Away with the Fairies Trail Run 1 Reply

Started by Away with the Fairies in Hogsback events. Last reply by Maggie Verster Feb 7, 2011.

Cottage to Rent

Started by Mark Winton in Accommodation Dec 20, 2010.

Opening of the re-built St Patrick's Chapel

Started by Trevor and Ann Webster in News and views Dec 3, 2010.

Christmas in July 16-18 July 2010 1 Reply

Started by Maggie Verster in Hogsback events. Last reply by Liam Beattie Jul 12, 2010.

St Patricks Update & BANK details for Rebuild Fund 1 Reply

Started by Maggie Verster in News and views. Last reply by Maggie Verster Jul 9, 2010.

Gary Thomas and Half Price Pizza'a

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Cottage to Rent

Hi All

I am looking for tenants for my holiday home.

We do some sporadic holiday rentals but are looking for someone more permanent.(6month to 1year min)

Check out http://sites.google.com/site/windingdowninhogsback/

R3500.00 per month payable upfront.

R3500.00 Deposit.

Posted by Mark Winton on December 20, 2010 at 15:35

Endangered Frog reseach conducted in Hogsback by PHD student J Tarrant

Hi All,
Kirsten (Samango Monkey research) asked me to just add this document to the Hogsback site concerning research on the endangered frogs in Hogsback.
frog research_J Tarrant.pdf

Posted by Gaylin on November 29, 2009 at 17:53

Graham's lovely photos on flickr

I was looking at Graham's photos and want to embed it here....

Really inspiring stuff. Waht do you… Continue

Posted by Maggie Verster on September 4, 2009 at 12:30

Thinking back on a magical Christmas in July

Did it really happen? Can a place truly be so magical?

I am yet again back in Joburg and after an especially hectic few weeks I am stopping to pause (due to a lovely poem written by one of my twitter friends). I cannot believe that I have not reflected on the magic time I had in my favourite place. So here it is.…


Posted by Maggie Verster on August 18, 2009 at 13:00 — 2 Comments

What a wonderful day

Here we are in the most amazing place on the planet. I sat watching the sunset alone at the Edge, overlooking the Labyrinth with my faithful dog "Jumble". A gentleman came along who had visited my gallery with his wife the day before (from Cape Town). He said "hi" . I said I was working up a thirst for a beer. He offered to bring me one and I said thanks but no it's ok. Anyway he returned with a bottle of bubbly and a glass. "Here, enjoy, take it home if you wish and by the way we would like to… Continue

Posted by Ken Harvey on August 10, 2009 at 18:30 — 1 Comment


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