Commemoration of the battle of Muizenberg 1795 and cannon-firing

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 2019-08-11
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Price
Free for Members of the Muizenberg Historical Conservation Society; R50 for all others to the talk - cannon-firing free

Event Contact Details
For further info call Deputy Chairman Adv Glenn Babb

Location
Het Posthuys Main Rd Muizenberg
Het Posthuys Main Rd Muizenberg
Cape Town
Western Cape


Description

To commemorate the 224th anniversary of the Battle of Muizenberg and the 1st British occupation of the Cape the Muizenberg Historical Conservation Society will be firing its 6 pound cannon at 12h00 on Sunday 11 August from the stoep of Het Posthuys, Main Rd Muizenberg followed by a wine-tasting, presided over by wine ambassador Nevenka Ristic, of Steenberg wines many of which are named after ships which took part in the battle, and then followed by a talk by the Chairman, Chris Taylor on “After the 1st British Occupation, what happened and why?” Talk wine-tasting free for members R50 others