Getting to know Jabu

Jabu Shabalala has worked at Rockwood Lodges for 10 years and is our Housekeeping Supervisor. She answers our 10 Quick Questions below.

  1. “Where were you born?” – Colbourne Farm (for our guests, you’ll see the farm on the way to Karkloof Canopy Tour!)
  2. “How many children do you have?” – one, a daughter of 20.
  3. “What is the one talent some people may not know about you?” – I’ve got green fingers and am very good at gardening.
  4. ” How would your friends and family describe you?” – I’m a good mom.
  5. “If you could choose your ideal job, what would it be?” – I would want to be self-employed as a farmer.
  6. “If you were president, what would you change / do?” – I would focus particularly on housing and education of street children.
  7. “Have you ever won anything?” – No.
  8. “What are you scared of?” – Big animals like crocodiles!
  9. “What is the one thing you want to do before you die?” – Visit Cape Town.
  10. “How do you wish to be remembered by your loved ones when you die?” – As someone you could rely on.



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