“Vic Falls News”

23 March 2012

If we all threw our problems in a pile and saw everyone else’s, we’d grab ours back!!!

Please note that all information advertised below has been requested by the advertee to be distributed. Please note that “Vic Falls News” is not liable for anything pertaining to the below.

This is a community service and all donations are put towards our “Oldies” food boxes. All correspondence must be directed to the person advertising.

GENERAL NOTICES

 

·         NOTICE FROM ZESA – TO ALL VICTORIA FALLS CUSTOMERS IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS :VICTORIA FALLS CBD, ALL HOTELS AND LODGES VICTORIA FALLS HOSPITAL, ALL RESIDENTIAL AREAS, INDUSTRIAL AREA, VICTORIA FALLS AIRPORT, ZIMBABWE/ZAMBIA BORDER POST, THE RAIN FOREST, BRIDGE LIGHTS, ALL ECONET, NETONE, TELONE & TELECEL SITES. CHISUMA AREA, NDLOVU, JAMBEZI, MBIZHA, MATETSI NATIONAL PARKS, FULLER FOREST, AL NRZ SIDINGS AND STATIONS, LUPINYU AND SIDOBEAREAS.

PANDAMATENGA 33KV FEEDER, DIBAMOMBE, CHIEF MVUTHU, WILSON NDLOVU GRINDING MILL, INYATHI HUNTERS, ROBINS NATIONAL PARKS,

NANTWITCH CAMP, GUYU SAFARIS, PANDAMATENGA BORDER POST AND B.P.C PANDAMATENGA.

 

KAZUNGULA 33 KV FEEDER, MATETSI WATER LODGES, MATETSI GAME LODGES, ECONET AND NETONE MASTS.

 

ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED THAT ON MONDAY 26TH MARCH 2012 THERE WILL BE INTERRUPTION OF SUPPLY BETWEEN THE HOURS 07:00 AND 16:30HRS.

AS THE SUPPLY MAY BE RESTORED EARLIER THAN ANTICIPATED, IT IS ESSENTIAL THAT YOU REGARD THE MAINS AS ALIVE DURING THE WHOLE OF THE ABOVE

PERIOD.

 

  • HOUSE WANTED TO RENT – We are looking for a house with no less than 4 bedrooms. They can contact us on Liada – 0774894690 Gary – 0775488293.

 

  • 20 FOOT CONTAINER WANTED – Am looking for a 20 foot container to buy, preferably in Victoria Falls.  Please contact me on 0712749532, tdhliwayo@gmail.com
    Many thanks

 

  • VEHICLE FOR SALE Make of vehicle – Toyota Super Custom

Transmission – Manual

Fuel – Diesel

Number of pax – 8

Color – Grey

Body style – min bus

Clean being used for transfers

Price 7000usd negotiable

Contact – 0772 747993/0712 375138

 

 

  • FOR SALE –

Stunning framed posters for Boys bedroom – 3 x Spiderman, 1 x Lord of the Rings. (US$25 each) (Unframed US$10 each)

Boys GM Hero Cricket Bat(808 5 Star) 3 years Old (US$50) New Price Rand US$120

Boys GM505 Cricket Pads 1 year old (US20) New Price Us$50 signed by Heath Streak

Boys Competitive Swimming skins virtually new (US50) New Price Us$120

Stand up fridge/freezer (US400)

Contact (0712 451 072)(40078) (kerry@microlink.zm)

 

  • JAYS SPAR – New Arrivals:

–    Goldcrest Whole Chestnuts, red Kidney Beans, Chick Peas, Beans Sprouts

–    Goldcrest Olives, Ratatouile, Lentils, Minced Ginger and Minced Garlic

–    Goldcrest Coconut Milk, Cocktail Shrimps, Pineapple Rings and Granidilla Pulp

–    Goldcrest Dill Cucumbers, Cocktail and Sweet and Sour Gherkins

–    Cape Gable Wines – Full Range

–    First Choice Pure Butter

–    Bertolli Olive Oil

–    Cook and Bake Non Stick Spray

–    Tabasco Sauce

–    Thistlewood Jam and Diabetic Jam – so many flavors

So many goods arriving daily. Shop and save at Jays Spar !!

 

 

  • DSTV CLIENTS – ALL DSTV CLIENTS PLEASE BRING IN YOUR DECODERS AND SMART CARDS AS WELL SINCE WE ARE ON DRIVE TO UPDATE YOUR DETAILS AS WELL. KINDLY NOTE THAT THIS IS ONLY APPLICABLE TO THOSE WHO HAVE RECEIVED MESSAGE ON THE DECODER TV MAIL BOX.  COME IN PERSON TO SAT COM SHOP AT 307 PARKWAY DRIVE, OPPOSITE REST CAMP, NEXT TO HUNTERS BAR.  SEE SHADRECK OR CALL 0772 718 951

 

  • “OLDIES” FOOD BOXES – Just to let you know that we have started collecting for March’s “Oldies” food boxes.  If you would like to help us this month that would be fantastic…..also as Easter is the first weekend in April if you would like to drop off a little something for their Easter, I am sure that will be a real treat for them……We will be packing on the 31st of March.  Many thanks to those who have already donated something.  Everything helps…

 

  • “MARS LIFE SAVER PACKAGE” –  For those that remember last year the community assisted a few of our “Oldies” on the Mars Life Saver package.  This is a package that aids and assists in Transport in cases of an emergency, this includes evacuation to Bulawayo if required and a few other things.  This is not a medical Aid.  We had a wonderful response last year and had a few community members assisting with payment for our dear friends.  The total cost for the entire year (May 2012 – May 2013) for one person is $36.  We will have 10 “Oldies” joining this year.  If you would like to be a part of this assistance, please let me know.

 

  • MAKE YOUR OWN PIZZA’S & FILL YOUR OWN PITA POCKETS!!! order your wood fire baked pizza bases & pita pockets from Kelly on 0777434636. $3 each for Pizza bases & $1.50 each for Pita Pockets & FREE DELIVERY 🙂 20% discount for orders over 25.

 

  • LIFT WANTED TO HARARE Lift wanted to Harare on Sunday 25 March 2011, happy to contribute to fuel costs and share driving. Please contact John Nicholson on 0712 420 014 or 43105/6/7

 

  • THE VEGGIE MART – Sun Kissed For You At Mhofu Farms – Victoria Falls

Cherry Tomatoes, English Cucumber,    Egg Plant,                   Lettuce, Fine Green Beans,    Green Peppers,             Rape,                           Spinach, Patty Pan,                 Gem Squash,               Coriander, Red Basil, Butternut,                         Makhomani Squash,    Pumpkins,                   Parsley

        100% Zimbo is Nani and is Mnandi…

Bananas,              Onions,                        Potatoes,                     Baby Potatoes, Habanero Chillies, Granadillas, Strawberries, Hot Chillies, Oyster Mushrooms,         Sweet Peppers, Honey                                    Radish, Broccoli, Cauliflower, Ginger,                           Watermelon,

Strawberries, Gooseberries,        Blueberries,                 Avocado, Baby Brinjal,                      White Radish

        Imported, but very carefully chosen for you…

Plums,                             Pawpaw,                     Mangoes,                     Lemons, Parsnips,                   Mange-tout, Peas,       Asparagus,                  Ginger, Pineapples,                 Prickly Pears,              Apples,                        Nectarines, Sweet Melon,                   Spanspek,                    Peaches,                      Pears, Grapes,                         Carrots,                       Mushrooms

Visit us at Shop 23 Landela Complex. Call us on 45098 or email us on info@zimarts.co.zw

Ps… all purchases above $15 can claim 500g of Egg plant

 

  • OFFICE SPACE NEEDED –Looking for office space that has water connected to it.  Needs to be approximatlly 16 sq meters.  Please contact welliesvf@yoafrica.com

 

  • VEHICLES FOR SALE

Mercedes MB100D – 11 Seater Mini Bus (this comes with a spare body and engine parts) – $11 000 onco

JAC Rosa – 22 Seater bus with 6 jump seats (this also comes with a spare body and engine parts) – $21 000 onco

Nissan Elgrande – 7 Seater mini bus (Petrol) – $9 000 onco

Toyota Venture – 8 Seater mini bus (Petrol) – $4 000 onco

T35 body only – $1 000 onco

Game Viewing Seat for back of cruiser – $2 000 onco

Interested parties please call 013 44726 – No chancers

 

  • ADVENTURE LODGE SPECIAL OFFER – Stay at the Adventure Lodge for $150pp

Includes the following:

3 nights accommodation including Breakfast

Sunset Cruise

Tour of the Victoria Falls

        Conditions are:
Accommodation is in the standard rooms on sharing basis
Single Supplement – $60pp
Upgrade your room from Standard to Air Conditioned for $30

Excludes the following:
National Park fees for the Sunset cruise of $10pp
National Park Rainforest Entry fees of $30pp for International
National Park Rainforest Entry fees of $20pp for Regional
National Park Rainforest Entry fees of $7pp for Local
(Any reduced Park rates need identification to be confirmed)

Extra incentives:
Airport Transfers to/from Vic falls airport – $12pp each way
Airport Transfers to/from Livingstone airport – $25pp each way
10% off any other activity booked during your stay

        Bookings to be made through – rooms@adventurezonevicfalls.com or 013 44520/1

VALIDITY FOR THIS OFFER IS TO 31 MAY 2012

  • 3 SEATS AVAILABLE ON FLIGHT – We have 3 spare seats on the plane coming back next Fri 23 March. Please place an advert for me and see if anyone is interested.  Thanks Martin Vaughan, Tourism Manager, Ilala Lodge Hotel, Skype: venues-zim, Tel: +263 (0) 4 706109, Cell: +263 (0) 772 336550

 

  • DAIRY BELLE MILK – Tradepower Victoria Falls are the exclusive distributors of Dairy Belle Long Life Milk for all retailers and hotel trade and have in stock, Full Cream, Low Fat and Fat Free long life milk. Tradepower Victoria Falls is located at 439 Miles road in the industrial sites so come in and see the selection or phone Neil or Sipho on landline 013 44870/44871 or cell numbers 0774 022 312 – Neil and 0775 996 106 – Sipho. Email us at : vicfalls@tradepower.co.zw and adminvicfalls@tradepower.co.zw for further enquiries or details

 

  • DOG FOOD – Top Quality Montego Dog Food available from Harare. We have to buy minimum 6 x 25kg Montego Adult bags at a time. $60 per bag delivered Swift depot Vic Falls. Would anybody be interested in joining us?

Please email Nico on feedme@africanfoodsettlers.co.za

 

  •  LOOKING FOR EMPLOYMENT – Young enthusiastic lady seeking employment. Has O Level Math, English, Geography and Science, AS/ AL Business Studies, Business Communications, Office Procedures and Word Processing certificates.   A position in the tourism industry would be preferable.  Has previous experience as receptionist and consultant, hostess and bar lady.  Kindly contact Clara Hay at 0774 083 539 / 013 41590 or e-mail hclarabell@yahoo.com

 

  •  NOCZIM FUEL AT MARANGE MOTORS – For Diesel & Petrol open from 7am to 10pm everyday!!!  Do not run dry….Keep driving.  We are situated at stand 430 Industrial Sites, Victoria Falls.  Phone 013 45954 or 41963 Cell 0772 393 240, 0773 059 558, 0713 571 371

 

  • UNDER ONE ROOF – Building material stockists, Victoria Falls.  Available – Cement (PPC & PMC), River Sand, Quarry Stone, Pit Sand, Economy Door Frames, Standard Door Frames, Window Frames, 4.5 inch Bricks, 6 inch Bricks, Industrial \ Face Bricks, Paving Bricks, Breeze Blocks, Wheel Barrows, Shovels, Damp Course, Brick Force, Asbestos (All Sizes), Adjustable Ridges, Flat Ridges, Roofing Timber, Wall Plates, Branderine, Cornice, Cover Strips, Crating Timber,  Ceiling  Boards, Zimtex (All Sizes), Battern Doors, Saligna Doors, Interior Doors.

All theses and many many more, at well affordable prices.  Come to Makomwe Transport and Hardware Stand 430 Industrial sites phone 013 45954, 41963, 0772 393 240, 0712 314 360

 

 

  •  WHAT’S HAPPENING IN VIC FALLS & HWANGE

 

  • NEWS FLASH!!! –We are pleased to announce that Chikenbus Band will now be playing during this event at Jafuta! Please book your places NOW, as there are limited spaces available. You can kindly pay for your tickets at the Victoria Falls Steam Train office at the station. See you all there!!

To book, please call 42912 to avoid disappointment!

Victoria Falls Steam Train & VFAPU Anti-Poaching Fundraiser Run

Join us as we embark on a journey like no other in support of VFAPU (Victoria Falls Anti Poaching Unit) on the Victoria Falls Steam Train, on a memorable journey to the breath taking Victoria Falls. As we indulge in sun downers on the Victoria Falls bridge feeling the spray from the smoke that thunders with one of the most spectacular sunset spots in the world. When the sun has set our old faithful № 512 locomotive will then take us into Jafuta, immersing ourselves in an array of gourmet canapés surrounded by the beautiful sounds of the African night. All in favour of the cause of which VFAPU has dedicated themselves to. Working Together To Save Zimbabwe’s Wildlife.

30th March 2012 17:00-23:00

(DEPARTURE FROM VICTORIA FALLS HOTEL)

ONLYUS$40(cash bar)

MUSIC BY DJ FRANCIS

 

 

  • EASTER FESTIVAL @ Shoestrings Backpackers Lodge –   Easter eggs hunts, Jumping castles, arts, crafts and food stalls, (with candy floss 🙂 Fabulous entertainment including an opening from ‘ Rose of charity’s’ Drum majorettes, TinCan Kids, Fire poi and Vic Falls favorite “ ChickenBus Band”.  Saturday 7th April, 10am till late late.

    Opening 10:00 am till late

$5 adults, Kids FREE!!!

All proceeds will be split between anti-poaching & Rural Education.

To set up stalls call 0712800731 or 0777434636. Spend a Festive Family Easter Saturday with us @ Shoestrings. Live a little. We look forward to seeing you 🙂