If a bit of Lowveld peace is what you are looking for, the beautiful gardens and pool deliver just that and there is absolutely no pressure to head off to the adjacent gym, although a trip to the Wellness Centre may be on your agenda. Staying in the heart of Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre means shops, art galleries, restaurants and even a cinema are a gentle stroll away.
Their personal service, together with the friendly atmosphere and good food is the draw card for this bustling, vibey restaurant. An expansive menu caters to most tastes and the Austin’s are savvy restaurateurs – by creating separate seating areas, they’ve managed to offer different eating experiences, thus broadening the Gumtreez offering.
Anton and Hanlie met at Art School and returned to Esias’s studio in White River from where they began working and developing their individual styles until about 10 years ago they built their current studio and gallery adjacent to their home in St George Street.
Rae Kirton: “Being part of the largest group of independent optometrists in South Africa, Dynamic Vision White River offers the best in quality eye-care, providing superior eyewear solutions for all requirements and tastes.”
During the 2008 load-shedding phase, generators were the go-to quick fix, and in some minds still are. But we have chosen to live in White River for its peaceful tranquility. It’s a place to raise our children in a country-styled and environmentally aware atmosphere. This picture is shattered immediately by the roaring to life of obnoxiously loud, smoke-billowing and environment polluting diesel generators.
Safeguarding White River’s precious drinking water, and water for local farmers, should be every resident’s priority at the moment, and remember that water from our taps is drinking water – it’s been treated and purified for human and animal survival.
The Sasol Rally, is an international rally racing event organised by the South African Motorsport Club based in the Mpumalanga Province in South Africa. The event is a round of the African Rally Championship and the South African Rally Championship.
Joy cycles about three times a week, but the wistful look on her face reveals her desperate wish for more time to spend in the saddle.
Encirclement is an instinctive method of protection, used by man and beast alike. How symbolic then, that the enormous, unsightly circle at the R538 & R40 intersection in White River is about to undergo a physical transformation, themed “Save the Rhino’.
Laurie Rogers arrived in White River in 1995, joining husband to be Tommy, and they celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary in March. She is stepmom to Tommy’s three children.