What you can do during lockdown

Clear out for charity Get around to those DIY projects Join a secret sunrise in your lounge (4 April and 7 April) : https://www.secretsunrise.com/book-tickets/ Stream Moffie Film to your home cinema (aka laptop) produced by our very own local Theresa Van Graan: https://www.moffiefilm.com/ Keep the kids fit, healthy and ready for an early night so […]

Friday, 27 March, 18:00 – 20:00 CANCELLED Stanford Sunset Market Market Square

Regretfully, we have decided to cancel the Stanford Sunset Market scheduled for 27 March. The message from our President has been heard loud and clear, and we believe that most locals and visitors will decide to stay home while we wait out this initial period of uncertainty. It is best to stay safe and healthy […]

Phillipskop Mountain Reserve

Phillipskop Mountain Reserve Haarkapper Trail Haarkapper Hiking Trail at Phillipskop Mountain Reserve. This beautiful hike crosses over the Klein River Mountains, between Phillipskop and Tesselaarsdal, via Elzaksa Farm. The 15km trail follows a figure of eight and follows in the footsteps of the famous Tesselaarsdal Barber. For over 20 years, Jannie Willemse used to walk […]

Sunset Visit – every Saturday: until end of March

Panthera Africa is a non-profit company and all proceeds from ticket sales go towards the animals and creating a better life for them. For more info visit www.pantheraafrica.com Book https://pantheraafrica.activitar.com/services  

The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.

        In Stanford, life is lived close to nature. We are farmers and gardeners, dog-walkers and mountain-bikers, tree-huggers and flower-smellers. Our intention to live sustainably is a natural extension of our love and enjoyment of the environment that surrounds us. As a visitor, you can experience this by eating a farm-to-table meal, […]

Gems Revealed by Stanford MTB Classic

The 2020 Stanford MTB Classic, an Overberg MTB Events race, is set to take place on the 29th of February and 1st of March this year. In order to ensure that newcomers and returning riders alike are treated to a spectacular weekend of mountain biking, the event’s route has been revamped. It now boasts more singletrack […]

Race to Stanford – 7 December

Race to Stanford – 7 December The 3rd edition of the brutally beautiful Race2Stanford Triathlon is happening on Saturday 7th December. One of the world’s most scenic half-iron distance triathlons features a 1.9km swim in Hermanus new harbour, a 90km cycle through the Hemel en Aarde Valley to Stanford, then a 3 lap 21km run […]