Support Local: Vaal
The Vaal is a tiny gem hidden in Gauteng. We share our favourite local businesses in the Vaal that you can support during lockdown.
Moving out from their cosy, century-old building, Molly’s Speakeasy in Henley-on-Klip are delivering delicious clay-oven cooked meals to your door. From pizza and burgers to lamb-shank and curries their gourmet menu will warm you up straight away.
Kiki’s Vintage Photo Studio
Found in Parys, Kiki’s Photo Studio is a fun place to make memories with your loved ones. This photo studio with a difference allows you to dress up in a range of outfits from different historical periods to make truly unique photo opportunities that you can cherish forever. Put it down on the list of places to stop by on a short out of town visit once lockdown is over.
The Art Farm
The Art Farm is a family-friendly collective of craft stores, farmer’s market, coffee shop, restaurant and deli in Alwynspoort, just outside Klipriver. During lockdown the deli and soap shop are open for online shopping so you can continue to support this rustic gem.
The Vintage Corner
Home to re-loved and upcycled furniture, The Vintage Corner in Three Rivers can help you find new-to-you furniture pieces that add charm to your home. This quaint store also runs workshops and has everything you need to complete any chalk painting projects you may have started during lockdown.
Stonehaven on Vaal
The ducks and geese are currently taking over the pristine lawns of Stonehaven on Vaal. Known for it’s peaceful scenery on the banks of the Vaal river, Stonehaven is a great place to enjoy a picnic on the lawns, a delicious lunch or a lazy cruise on the river. It should definitely be on your list of places to visit once lockdown is over, for now you can enjoy their daily videos of sunsets and river scenery.
Urban Eatery has teamed up with The Chef and the Fat Lady during lockdown to bring you family-style meals. Two options are posted on their Facebook page a day in advance and deliveries are made to homes in Meyerton, Vanderbijil and Vereeniging.
Find more businesses to support here.