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A place where you can enjoy delicious food, friendly service, and a variety of unique items in the gift shop. Whether you want to work, hold meetings, relax, or have fun, Rolandale has something for you. You can also bring your kids and dogs to explore the spacious outdoor area. Check out the menu below to see the affordable and tasty options.

Rolandale is also fully licensed, so you can have a drink or two.


To Sponsor the Calendar of Events for one week for only R125 please email


This is the third year we will be hosting this Boutique Music Festival.
Join us for a weekend of live music performed by some of the best local artists, between Swellendam and Ashton and glamp in an orchard under the stars or amplify your experience with a room stay at Jan Harmsgat Country House.

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There are a few spaces available for locals to join this delicious experience, celebrating our very own local produce

Check out the ACTIVITIES PAGE to see what is going on that you didn't know about!

iNat Classes

iNat Classes

Dear Nature Lovers and keen fynbos gardeners of Swellendam are; iNaturalist is an app that records and identifies whatever you see in nature and the information is used . I am willing to teach iNat classes in your home to groups of min 5 max 10, at R70 pp. Starting from the first October, on (scheduled by you in advance) demand
Art Making Classes

Art Making Classes

The classes focus on experimentation and exploration and expressive mark making using a variety of materials and techniques. Students are encouraged to discover and express their own individuality.
Helen O’ Grady Drama Academy (Swellendam)

Helen O’ Grady Drama Academy (Swellendam)

The Helen O’ Grady Drama academy is the largest of its kind in the world. We focus on improving CONFIDENCE, developing COMMUNICATION SKILLS and CREATIVITY through drama. Students are welcome to join at any time during a term. At the end of term 4, the students will be taking part in the annual production. Join now and get in on …

Parkrun Swellendam

What is Swellendam parkrun? A free, fun, and friendly weekly 5k community event. Walk, jog, run, volunteer or spectate – it’s up to you! When is it? Every Saturday at 8:00am.
NCCR Robertson Train Wine Tour

NCCR Robertson Train Wine Tour

Enjoy a relaxed steam hauled trip through the stunning vineyards and open veld of the Breede River and Langeberg Valley, both forming the Cape Central Valley.


Female Born 19/7/2023 Mixed breed
Dog friendly Cat friendly
**Local adoption only. Swellendam and Langeberg municipal districts and Heidelberg will be considered. **
Sweet little TWINKIE was surrendered to the SPCA at 4 weeks of age, feeling less than her normal happy self. After a good deworming and a little bit of medication, she finally started to show her true wiggly bum self.
Twinkie is an absolute happy-go-lucky sweetheart with a very loving nature. She wants to spend her days playing with her humans and falling asleep in your arms.

If you are interested in adopting please call the office on 028 514 2083 or MAKE AN APPOINTMENT to meet her.

Need a great plumber? SWD Plumbing Worx provides friendly, dependable plumbing services, geyser installations and can issue compliance certificates. Give us a try and find out why our clients love us.

Looking for your next amazing job? Debonairs Pizza Swellendam has a few kitchen, driver, and management and cashier positions available. Email your CV to or drop it off at Wimpy Swellendam and you could work for your fave pizza place. Closing date for applications 19 September 2023,
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