Wheels, wine and biltong galore

07 June 2018 | Events

The Standard Bank Autoshow and Biltongfees promises to be bigger and better, when it returns for its 25th instalment in August.

Standard Bank's manager for vehicle asset financing, Cecelia Hagen-Cloete, said many budding motorists should look forward to this year's show, which will have a new look and feel to entice petrol heads.

“We have a new name, look and feel. We have also given it a new face and created a logo that embodies a festival feel,” Hagen-Cloete said.

Wine aficionados will also be spoilt for choice, as African Marketing, one of the sponsors, will host premium wine estates.

“This year, African Marketing will host 13 premium wine estates at the event, allowing tasting of the best bouquets on the market, while there will be a mouth-watering selection of foods prepared by the Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk, which should tantalise taste buds,” said Hagen-Cloete.

This year's festivities will be hosted at the Trustco Sports Fields in Olympia, owing to the demand for bigger space on the expo, she explained.

Tickets to the motor show and biltongfees are available via WebTicket. Adults can expect to pay N$80, while children pay N$40. There is even a family combo available for two adults and two children at N$200.

The event is made possible by the support of Motovac, African Marketing, Kickstart Namibia, Arebbusch Travel Lodge, Kosmos Radio and Rent-A-Drum.

STAFF REPORTER

Similar News

 

2019 Namibia Tourism Expo is launched

2 months ago - 15 November 2018 | Events

The 2019 Namibia Tourism Expo will take place from 5 to 8 June 2019 in Windhoek at the Windhoek showgrounds. The dates were announced at...

Wheels, wine and biltong galore

7 months ago - 07 June 2018 | Events

The Standard Bank Autoshow and Biltongfees promises to be bigger and better, when it returns for its 25th instalment in August.Standard Bank's manager for vehicle...

2018 Namibia Tourism Expo promotes conservation

7 months ago - 28 May 2018 | Events

The Namibia Tourism Expo (NTE), which celebrates its 20th birthday this year, will take place from 29 May to 2 June at the Windhoek Showgrounds....

Expert in community-based tourism to address conference

7 months ago - 22 May 2018 | Events

The local and regional tourism community are all looking forward to the 20th edition of the ever-popular Namibia Tourism Expo which will be held from...

The battle of the tour operators

7 months ago - 22 May 2018 | Events

The winner of the Responsible Tourism Awards (RTA) in the tour operators' category will be announced at this year's Namibia Tourism Expo. The finalists...

Bridal Couple winners to be announced at NTE

7 months ago - 22 May 2018 | Events

With fantastic prizes up for grabs and the chance to walk away as the winners of Republikein's Bridal Couple of the Year, the ten finalist...

NTY voting begins on Monday

8 months ago - 18 May 2018 | Events

The voting for the 2018 Namibia Small Town of the Year competition will start on Monday and run until 1 June. The finalists of this...

Sustainable tourism expert at networking conference

8 months ago - 15 May 2018 | Events

The local and regional tourism community are all looking forward to the 20th edition of the ever-popular Namibia Tourism Expo which will be held from...

Calls for 12 May holiday

8 months ago - 14 May 2018 | Events

Calls have been made for 12 May, founding president Sam Nujoma's birthday, to be declared a public holiday.These were the sentiments of some people who...

Media must adapt or die

8 months ago - 09 May 2018 | Events

As Namibian media houses fight to adapt to and profit within a fast-changing media landscape, experts warn that not only quality journalism is at stake,...

Latest News

NDF defies court order

5 hours ago | Justice

Four days after the Namibian Defence Force was ordered to vacate a Rehoboth shooting range it had illegally occupied in December, the army's locks remain...

Pensioner loses N$400k in scam

5 hours ago | Crime

A 60-year-old woman at Oshakati has lost N$405 000 in an extortion scam staged by fraudsters pretending to be police officers. The incident happened...

Ramaphosa implicated in corruption allegations

5 hours ago | Economics

Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane on Thursday called on South African President Cyril Ramaphosa to cancel all existing government contracts with Bosasa and institute...

Retail industry records negative growth

5 hours ago | Economics

The wholesale and retail trade sector in Namibia has recorded various degrees of negative growth for eight consecutive quarters, a policy analyst at the Namibia...

Not a walk in the...

5 hours ago | People

Elizabeth Joseph Business and economics have always fascinated Danny Meyer, the founder of SMEs Compete.For as long as he can remember, Meyer has always harboured...

New year, new CV

5 hours ago | Columns

In the modern era, the job market is fast and competitive and opportunities come in a blink of an eye. If you are not ready...

Parents angry about Andimba School...

5 hours ago | Education

Some parents are accusing the Andimba Toivo ya Toivo Senior Secondary School at Ondangwa of denying grade 12 learners hostel accommodation. They complained to Namibian...

Vote to secure your destiny

5 hours ago | Columns

The Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) announced this week it will start conducting supplementary registration for voters in July, ahead of the presidential and National...

Corruption - A social disease

5 hours ago | Columns

How to create reckoning during the Year of Accountability?This article focuses on options to capitalise on the recently proclaimed ‘Year of Accountability’. Given the fact...

Load More