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 […]


On behalf of all the villagers we extend our heartiest congratulations to Thando Mboweni and Londeka Nlapo who graduated with National Certificate of Professional Cookery NFQ4. At lunch on Sunday John Ferrier, chairman of the village entertainment committee congratulated Londeka and Thando on their outstanding achievements.

Bonsai through the ages breakfast

On Saturday 27th January over fifty residents of the Golden Harvest No. 1 Retirement Village attended a breakfast presentation given by a village resident. Stan Simcox presented an informative talk about the art of Bonsai entitled “Bonsai through the ages.” His interesting talk commenced with a brief explanation about how Bonsai originated 1800 years ago […]

Candlelight Dinner

On Saturday evening a record 85 residents and their guests attended an enjoyable Candlelight dinner. Our caters, Feedem, served a delightful three course meal followed by cheese, biscuits and liqueurs that were sponsored by Spar Bromhof. The entertainment committee received lots of accolades for organising an enjoyable and well run dinner. The entertainment committee extend […]

Breakfast Presentation

On Saturday morning forty-five residents of Golden Harvest Retirement Village No.1, listened intently to our Fika Jansen van Rensburg at the Saturday breakfast presentation. Fika, who retired in 2018 was rector of the Potchefstroom University campus and vice-principal of the North-West University. He related his life experiences and the need to navigate transformation while living […]

Spring Day

Looking back at our lovely Spring Day lunch a few days ago. We are definitely spoilt at the Feedem Dream Bean Bistro.

Dream Bean Quiche

Dream Bean serving some delicious quiche – Bacon and Cheese or Spinach and Feta

Father’s Day Lunch

Fathers at the Golden Harvest No 1 retirement village were treated to a special Father’s Day lunch on Sunday. Thank you to the Feedem catering staff for the going the extra mile to spoil all the VGH 1 fathers.

Doughnut day

Residents celebrated World Doughnut day on 2 June with some delicious treats that they got to decorate themselves.