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VWS Race For Water! Results

VWS Race For Water! Results

On a stunning Sunday morning in April, a mass of runners gathered on the beautiful Lievland Wine Estate for the now annual VWS Awareness Day trail runs fondly called the Race For Water! The fields in each race were the largest ever as the event continues to attract more and more avid runners and keen […]

Fire & Fynbos Awareness Day ft. Race for Water!

Fire & Fynbos Awareness Day ft. Race for Water!

On the 19th April 2015 the Volunteer Wildfire Services Jonkershoek will be holding our annual Fire & Fynbos Awareness Day at the beautiful Lievland Wine Estate near Stellenbosch. Awareness Day is an important fund raising event for the VWS with 100% of the proceeds assigned directly to VWS operational costs in order to provide training […]

VWS Trail Challenge 2015

VWS Trail Challenge 2015

Sunday 10 May 2015 Deer Park, Vredehoek, Cape Town. 10th Anniversary Edition! Entries now OPEN >> The Volunteer Wildfire Services Trail Challenge will be held on Sunday, 10 May 2015, in Deer Park, Vredehoek, Cape Town. Set in the beautiful Table Mountain National Park, this year the VWS Trail Challenge, celebrating its 10th birthday, is […]

VWS Race For Water! Results

VWS Race For Water! Results

26 April 2015

On a stunning Sunday morning in April, a mass of runners gathered on the beautiful Lievland Wine Estate for the now annual VWS Awareness Day trail runs fondly called the Race For Water! The fields in each race were the largest ever as the event continues to attract more and more avid runners and keen […]

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Fire & Fynbos Awareness Day ft. Race for Water!

Fire & Fynbos Awareness Day ft. Race for Water!

16 March 2015

On the 19th April 2015 the Volunteer Wildfire Services Jonkershoek will be holding our annual Fire & Fynbos Awareness Day at the beautiful Lievland Wine Estate near Stellenbosch. Awareness Day is an important fund raising event for the VWS with 100% of the proceeds assigned directly to VWS operational costs in order to provide training […]

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VWS Trail Challenge 2015

VWS Trail Challenge 2015

15 March 2015

Sunday 10 May 2015 Deer Park, Vredehoek, Cape Town. 10th Anniversary Edition! Entries now OPEN >> The Volunteer Wildfire Services Trail Challenge will be held on Sunday, 10 May 2015, in Deer Park, Vredehoek, Cape Town. Set in the beautiful Table Mountain National Park, this year the VWS Trail Challenge, celebrating its 10th birthday, is […]

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Cape Town Fire – How to Help

Cape Town Fire – How to Help

03 March 2015

Thank you all for your kind and generous support! The offers of support and assistance have been overwhelming, and we are indeed very grateful. At this stage we are well taken care of as regards food and refreshments, as the public response has been to ‘cook up a storm’! Should you wish to assist us […]

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Seven Days, Eight Call Outs

Seven Days, Eight Call Outs

24 February 2015

Seven days, seven call outs would have would been a catchy title but that was not the case last week as VWS was called out to more fires than there were days in the week. It turned out to be one of the busiest weeks so far this season for the VWS with all three […]

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Summer Safety Tips

Summer Safety Tips

18 December 2014

Summer and holiday is a great time to get out and about, and in Cape Town heading up the mountain or to the nearest beach is a must-do. However, there are risks and everyone needs to precautions, particularly on the mountains. They may look like they are in your ‘backyard’ but they still pose many […]

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