Franschhoek Wine Valley

Food Growing Workshop – Phase II

WHEN  :  Saturday 1 September 2018
TIME    : 09:00-16:00 – meet at the Manor House steps
VENUE: The Werf Food Garden
PRICE  : R995 per person

Learn all about basic horticulture with Megan McCarthy, Agro-ecologist and Manager of the Werf Food Garden.

Megan will share her practical experience in organic food production from a horticultural perspective, how to make your own cuttings and some other propagation skills.

You will receive a cutting starter kit, mother stock, beneficial microbes and a light lunch. Vegetarian options available – please inform our reservation team when booking.

What to bring:
Sharp Secateurs
Comfortable waterproof shoes
Pen and Notebook
A container to transport your worm family back
A box for your companion plants

For bookings please contact +27 (0) 21 870 4274 or

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Franschhoek Wine Valley exists to:

  • Develop and implement marketing plans to profile the Franschhoek Wine Valley
  • Arrange and advertise events that support the Franschhoek Wine Valley brand image and which encourage visitors to the Valley
  • Represent the business interests of our members to the Stellenbosch Municipality
  • Aggregate the combined buying power of our members to leverage economy of scale benefits from service providers
  • Coordinate free advisory services and discussion forums to support our member’s businesses

Our Accolades

  • Tripadvisor Traveller's Choice Destination Winner 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015
  • Most Memorable Wine Route 2014, 2013 & 2012
  • Service Excellence Award - 2015
  • Best Tourism Event 2015 - Franschhoek Bastille Festival
  • Best Local Tourism Authority Information service 2013 & 2012

Tourism Levy

Certain establishments in Franschhoek may levy visitors with voluntary contributions towards the running of the FWV and to support local charities. Should visitors not wish to contribute to these causes, please indicate this to the relevant merchant.


Maintenance & validity of all business operating permits, licences and registration certificates are the responsibility of the business owner. Franschhoek Wine Valley takes no responsibility for the renewal of the required legal business operating documentation.


Contact Us

Franschhoek Wine Valley

Physical Address
62 Huguenot Road

Office hours
Monday – Friday: 08h00 – 17h00
Saturday: 09h00 – 17h00
Sunday’s: 09h00 – 16h00

Contact Details
+27(0) 21 876 2861