Saturday Breakfast

On Saturday morning, 48 residents and guests enjoyed a presentation at the monthly Saturday Breakfast. Simon Gore previewed a video he is making about the unsung South African heroes who served their country in the Second World War, as remembered by their descendants. The video included an interview with a 102 year old combatant who […]

Evening Braai

Twenty six residents and their guests had a great time at our Braai on Saturday night. A big vote of thanks to our Braai Master, Peter Pieterse and Louise for organising another successful event. The cherry on the top was the full Moon🌕that appeared as we were about to make our way home. 🏠

40th Anniversary Celebrations

Great fun was had by all at the 40th anniversary celebrations on Sunday 28 April 2024. Eighty-four residents attended the celebration where they were entertained by Andre Hermanus, a skilled magician, and by our very own violinist Dieter Seifert, accompanied on the piano by Martina Meuller. It was a very successful occasion. Thanks to the […]

Family Bowls day

Golden Harvest No.1 Retirement Village hosted a family bowls day on 21 April 2024! Thank you to all the participants and spectators for making the event a great success ! 👏👏


Care Centre residents and their caregivers enjoying some Bingo.

Twilght Bowls and St Patrick’s day

St Patrick’s Day. We had a very successful St Patrick’s Day Celebration and Sing-along that was held after Twilight bowls. Two ‘first time’ bowlers enjoyed their experience on the green. After bowls our Villagers participated heartedly in the singalong that was lead by our Two Tenors, Austin and Jeff. All present agreed the evening was […]

Bowls Tournament

After the bowls match against Golden Harvest Two, John Ferrier, Chairman of Golden Harvest No. 1 Bowls Club, commented: “It was a privilege to once again host our friendly neighbours to a keenly fought contest. Our thanks go to the committees of both villages for the part they played in organising another successful tournament. Golden […]

Movie Night

A great turn out of villagers at the Western movie “The Magnificent Seven” on Friday evening.

Valentine’s Day

A look back at Valentine’s Day at Golden Harvest No.1 Retirement Village


Recently, Janene of Light a Sparke, collected 338 beanies from the Chatterbox ladies of the Village of Golden Harvest No 1. Janene commented “Such beautiful beanies and a GREAT contribution!” The Light a Sparke organisation provides assistance through it’s ambassadors to local charities in need.