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PROGRAM: Thursday 8 August 2013: Gates open at 17:00 (Free for Public) • 09:00-Registration • 18:30 till late-Performance by various artists Friday 9 August 2013: Gates open at 08:00 – 21:00 • 09:00 – 17:00-Bull Ride Competition – Entries & Trials (ongoing though out the day. Finals at 17:00) • 11:00 -MK & Carien • 11:45 […]
Saam met William Mokombe (regs) op sy perdekar is Hannes van Wyk (links) van Osprey Bemarking, Samson Rocolo, Abel Utimile en Herbert Hills (werknemers van Osprey wat betrokke was by die projek) en Deon Terblanche (Boere Mall) wat besighede genader het om die projek te steun. Met die hulp van borge sal die vyf perdekarre […]
The next exciting Pylon Race will take place on July 27 and July 28, a Saturday and Sunday. The well-known aviator, Scully Levine invites all pilots to enter this exciting Sop and Potjie Winter Challenge and shortened course of 1.8 nautical miles. “I have flown the course in a Cessna 140, Jabiru, J3 Cub, Slick […]
Neville Petersen, gevierde koerant fotograaf vir onder meer die Citizen, Rapport, die Star en ander publikasies, het Vrydag tydens ’n spoggeleentheid by die Boere Mall sy pennevrug, “On Assignment in the Old SA – a photographic journey through history with Neville Petersen” bekendgestel. Die boekbekendstelling het ook saamgeval met die amptelike opening van die Boere […]
Hot Air Balloon Championships For the second consecutive year, BAFSA (The Balloon and Airship Federation of South Africa) has decided on Parys as the host town of the SA Hot Balloon Championships. 11 Sport balloons have entered for this year’s competition and they will be seen in the skies over Parys from Thursday 13 to […]
’n Uitsonderlike kunsbelewenis is die afgelope week vir die tweede keer in Parys gesien met die Parys Pomp Kunsuitstalling wat by die ou pompstasie in Oranjestraat gehou is. Vanjaar het nie minder nie as 30 plaaslike kunstenaars aan die uitstalling deelgeneem. Besoekers aan die uitstalling kon kwalik glo dat die dorp oor soveel talentvolle kunstenaars […]
The Parys Dome Rally held over 26-27 April 2013 was a huge success. For info on next years event visit http://www.facebook.com/domeriders.parys
The Vaal Eden Challenge held over the weekend of 22 to 24 March, based at The Dell Wildlife Park on the Vaal Eden road, started off on the Friday with an introductory run called the Wildebeest Wonder. This included a beautiful section running alongside the Vaal River. On the Saturday there was a 14km trail […]
083 409 9041 Fine Art Oil Painting Artist – Specialising in Portraits and Landscapes
Who knew that Parys boasts it’s own “Arc de Triomphe” and “Eiffel Tower” ? Visit the Anatomic Factory Shop to view them for yourself!
056 811 2919 Comment by Iris Andrew (Curator for the Parys Museum) – “The building was still incomplete when occupied by the British Force during the Anglo-Boer War. The Brits in their wisdom concluded that no Boer would fire upon his own church and therefore, mounted a gun on the platform area where the steeple of […]
The Barrage is a series of steel gates installed between concrete piers right across the Vaal River, about 35 km downstream from Vanderbijlpark, in Gauteng. There are 35 concrete piers supporting 36 steel gates (sluices) – each ten metres by eight metres – built in Scotland and installed by Rand Water in 1923. The reservoir […]
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056 811 4660 Tack Shop with supplies for horse and rider. Situated in the Boere Mall Centre. Used to be called Parys Saddle & Hide.