Acclaimed South African guitarist and songwriter, Nibs van der Spuy, made his first profiled performance 25 years ago, yet is as relevant an artist today as he was then. Nibs, together with Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin, will delight at Caversham Mill Restaurant on Saturday, 13/09/2014 from 2:30pm onwards. With only 100 tickets available for…

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In October 1992, the then Natal Parks Board burnt a rubbish pile close to present day Rockwood Forest Lodge. This quickly burnt out of control with the fire raging down the hill towards Spitzkop Farm House where Joan Hancock was living at the time. Within an hour, the entire house had been razed to the…

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We’re often asked “What’s the story behind Rockwood” and have set out to tell the tale in our newsletter across the next few months and will be updating the blog too. George Symons (1860 – 1943) was the first owner of Spitzkop farm on which Rockwood Farm House and Cottage are situated. With neither him nor his fiancé wanting…

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What an amazing experience! On a beautiful Winter morning, the entire team headed out into the Karkloof forest to experience what our guests always rave about first hand. Heart in hand, each took a turn gliding like a bird over the forest canopy. The views were breathtaking. The Karkloof Canopy Tour guides were just superb…

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