“Vic Falls News”

7 June 2012

living in the moment means, letting go off the past and not waiting for the future. just live your LIFE consciously,

and be aware that each breathe you take is a gift.

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.



  • Reality takes time, but is worth it
    Georges, heard of it, spoken about it… Keep listening, keep talking…


  • SEVEN ELEVEN –  Specials on Colcom Cambridge Sausages and Colcom Premium and Streaky Bacon and Muller Chicken Portions.  Come in and see our wide range of magazines, start your weekend off with something to read!!!!


  • FRESH GREEN PEPPER CORNS – For you cordon bleu cooks, we have been approached to supply fresh green pepper corns. Any one requiring them, .please call 013 40115 or 0772 234 568 for details




  • HOME GYM FOR SALE – Please contact Mike on 0774671366 to arrange a time to view.  Highest cash offer will secure.


  • GUM POLE NEEDED – Desperately Desperately looking for 1 x 8m Gum Poll with a diameter of 180 or 200. Please contact Bev 40112 or 0772 309659


  • SEEKING EMPLOYMENT – 25 year old male seeking employment in Victoria Falls. Qualified with a marketing degree.

Work Experience

·         Over 2 years working experience within the tourism industry in Sales and Marketing and Reservations departments for Adventure Zone.

·         Coordinated market research projects for The Zimbabwe International Trade Fair in 2011 and 2012.

Contact: Phone: +263 778 285 791 Email: mzindubiwa@hotmail.com



  • BUSHTRACKS ZIMBABWE SEEKS OPERATIONS MANAGER –Experienced operations manager required to be based in Victoria Falls with experience in tourism specifically at operational manager level. The job will be specifically managing vehicles, boats, booking & coordinating activities. Strong office skills are needed to co-ordinate a fleet of vehicles and approved sub contractors. Someone who has a proven, successful track record of managing guides and staff who is also proficient in dealing with HR issues and regulations. The operations manager will ensure staffs are always fully trained, up to standard in customer care skills, guiding knowledge, as well as abiding by the safety policies of the organization in regards to their driving and guiding practises. The manager will also need to prepare the department budget and ensure that spending is kept within limits and be able to process simple book keeping.

The Operations manager must have written and verbal communications skills to deal with customer complaints and be able to effectively supervise others. Asset Management especially in regards to Fuel control

and the ordering of spares and stock controls is essential.

Management skills such as budgeting are an essential skill for the Operations manager. The Operations manager must have an understanding of the procedures and policies regarding the transport of clients in the

top end of the tourism industry and have at least three years management experience and three years tourism experience. The operations manager also needs to have detailed product knowledge of Zimbabwe’s

Lodges Camps and Hotels in order to assist with the tour operating department.  Please send CV and references to: zimbabwe@bushtracksafrica.com




                Make:                      Nissan Blue Bird

                Model:                     Sedan

                Condition:               Mint, Regular Services

                Millage:                   Low

                For offers call:        0773 266 200 or 44381       


  • SAT COM Victoria Falls Branch – Thank you for supporting us to get the MULTI-CHOICE AGENCY and the congratulatory messages. We are now the only official agents for DSTV Lupane, Binga, Hwange and Vic. Falls (Mat. North).

Our accredited INSTALLERS are there to give you superb service.


New in stock: 1132 DSTV decoders,

Glass Tables,

Washing Machines

Plasma Stands

42’ LCD TVs



Call Shadrech 0772 718 951 or Cecilia 0772 617 333 or office 013 44165 or come in person to 307 Parkway Drive btwn Hunters Bar and Wild horizons offices Opposite Rest Camp.



  • THANK YOU TO ALL WHO CAME TO THE FULL MOON FUND RAISING PARTY – Thank you to everyone who came and spent their money at this party, if all commitments are realised, we would have managed to raise over $2000 for Raymond,s medical expenses. Special thanks go out to the following companies who sponsored prizes for the event:

            Lion Sands for their weekend with charter flights ex Joburg

            Victoria Falls hotel – 2 nights in a deluxe room on B&B basis

            Palm Restaurant – Lunch for 2

            ZWS– Sunset cruise for 2

            Indabelly restaurant – Lunch for 2

            Elephant Hills Hotel – 2 nights for 2 on B&B basis

            Nesbitt Castle – 1 night for 2 on B&B basis

            Vic Falls Safari Lodge – Dinner for 2 at Boma

            Lion Encounter Walk for 2

            Lorries Lodge – 2 x Bath Towels

            Jeanette Taylor – Hoopers Peach Schnapps

            Keegan Construction – Caramel Vodka

            Mark Norman – 3 Strawberry Tequila, 1 peppermint, 1 Amarula, 1 Jagermeister and 1 Caramel Vodka

            Adventure Lodge – Donating a % of bar proceeds to the Foundation

If anyone else would like to make a donation the details of their bank accounts are as follows:

Account Number: 34112363

            We auctioned the prizes in italics off on the night, but the rest are in the raffle, which we will continue to sell tickets at $5, until we have a reasonable kitty, if anyone is interested please

            contact  us at Adventure Lodge, and we will circulate whenever we can to raise these funds, thank you.



  • JAYS SPAR – New Arrivals:

– Tia’s Sugar free and Wheatfree Cereals

– Simply Cereal – Cereals and Cereal Bars and All Swiss Muesli

– Full Range Simba , Lays and Doritos Chips

– Royco Soups

– Vanilla Essence – 30ml, 100ml, and 500ml bottles

– Moirs – Biscuits, Vanilla & Chocolate Cake Mixes, Dessicated Coconut

– Marmite and Bovril

– Baby Soft 2 ply and 3ply Toilet Rolls

– Oats, Weetbix

– Huggies – all Sizes and Packs

– Henna Powders

– Wide Range of Lentils and Spices

– Pappadums

– Bebeto Assorted Sweets

– Plastic Hangers – Packs of 5

To Clear:

– 200lt. Drums $ 20 each

– 20 lt. Plastic Containers $3 each







            Logik 32” screen – $599.00


* Resolution 1366×768

* Dynamic Screen Contrast

* AV Playback

* 2xHDMI



1 Year Warranty

Price is valid whilst current stocks last.

Offering Free Swift Delivery throughout Zimbabwe (terms & conditions apply)


Also Available: Laptops & Accessories | Desktops | Printers, Scanner & Projectors |UPS & Inverters | Sollatek Surge Protection | Networking | Accessories

Phone:     (09) 889643/45

E-mail:   info@compupro.co.zw

Skye:       info.compupro

Address:  130A S.parirenyatwa Street, Between 13th & 14th Avenue, Bulawayo.

OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.compupro.co.zw/CompuPro



  • WIDENCY UPHOLSTERY CENTRE – Specialist in canvas pvc tarpaulin, imported rexine and dralon, high density foam rubber products. Motor Vehicle seats, roof llinnig, floor and dashboard carpeting, outside doors and window awning in canvas, boat blinds life jackets, life rings,and life beds.Fishing Rod Holders and curtaining.  Office and household furniture upholstery.  Contact us at 299 Rumsey road(formerly A and K offices) Phone 0773000888/9


  • FOR ALL YOUR SEWING REQUIREMENTS – Lizzy Tailoring – Elizabeth is available for all your sewing needs. She is very skilled in Curtains, Bedding (Duvets, Sheets, Night frills, Continentals, Pillow Slips,), Cushion Covers, Foam Rubber Covers, Pajamas, Repairs, Alterations, Table Cloths, Serviettes and Maids Uniforms. For those who had seen the bunting at Vic Falls Primary School, Elizabeth was the lady who did this amazing job. Please contact her on 0773 282 122 or 0712 590 725.



  • EARTH TO EARTH – Imported ready to use Garden Compost and Potting medium (Guaranteed weed free). 30dm (about 20kg sealed plastic bags) @$15 each. Limited stocks, so hurry gardeners, it’s well worth it!!! Organically made and decomposes slowly benefiting the soil for all plants. It’s a true way that Nature has always done it. Phone 0712 264071 between 2pm and 5 pm any day.


  • TOYOTA IPSUM FOR SALE – 1996 2 litre 4WD model, Blue. Immaculate condition. Recently had new tires and rear shocks. Recently serviced – fitted new spark plugs, filters and timing belt.
    $ 6 500 neg, no terms. Phone 077 954 9646.


  • FOR SALE – Phone 077 954 9646.  SAMSUNG 42 inch Plasma, Hi-Definition TV. One year old, as new. $ 1 200 not neg, no terms.


  • FOR SALE – Phone 077 954 9646.  SONY Cybershot Camera, 8.1 Megapixels, 15 X Optical Zoom Zeiss Lens, Full HD1080 Still Image, MPEGMovieVX. Includes 4GB ProDuo Memory Stick, 2 rechargable battery units with charger, Lowepro Camera Case. Great for the serious amature photographer, very neat. $ 450 not neg, no terms.



  • FOR SALE – Phone 077 954 9646 Apple IPod Nano Touchscreen 16GB, Brand New still in box with headphones and USB Charger, Green. $ 180 not neg, no terms.



  • LOOKING FOR A LUGGAGE TRAILER – Victoria Falls Primary School is looking for a large luggage trailer. If you have one that you no longer need and would like to donate it to the School, please email Cathrina on gover@yoafrica.com This trailer will be used to transport luggage during School trips out of Vic Falls.


  • CADAC Heaters – Keep warm this winter with CADAC. Available from Tradepower Victoria Falls are the CADAC roll about indoor heater and also available is the CADAC patio heater. Come in to Tradepower Victoria Falls and take a look at the best way for keeping yourself and your loved ones warm this winter.  Contact Neil Norman or Sipho Tshuma on landline (013) 44870/44871

cell#’s 0712 587 123/0774 022 312 – Neil Norman & 0775 996 106 – Sipho Tshuma

Please visit our modern wholesale warehouse across the road from Marange Motors in the industrial sites, where service to you will be a pleasure.


  • EGGS – Quality eggs available in Large, Extra large or Super Large from Tradepower Victoria Falls at the most competitive and unbelievably low prices. Ideal for hotels, lodges and catering and retail trade. Contact us on landline 013 44870/1 or email us at vicfalls@tradepower.co.zw


  • MONTAGU NUTS & DRIED FRUITS –The best health snack you can get in Victoria Falls is a pack of Montagu dried fruits, or pack of plain or salted nuts. Come to Tradepower Victoria Falls for the healthiest choice that you will make, and buy some Montagu snacks. Also available in retail orientated boxes and case-lots with different sized merchandising stands available for the retail and hospitality trade. Come see Neil Norman & Sipho Tshuma at Tradepower Victoria Falls or call us on 013 44870/1 and email vicfalls@tradepower.co.zw


  • LIMPOPO DAIRIES – Top quality, fresh and delicious Limpopo Dairy products available from Tradepower Victoria Falls. We have in stock yogurts, 100 % fruit juices, maas and dairy juices at the best value, and cost effective prices for both the retail and hospitality trade.


  • LAMB…SUPER QUALITY –.Now available instore…Chops, Legs,Stewing,Lamb sausages & really super grade Full Lamb for that Hotel spit braai ….outstanding quality at good trade prices,

Tradepower Wholesale Victoria Falls…013 44870 / 1 … Cell 0712 587123 / 0775 996106










  • VIC FALLS MTB CHALLENGE – This event is taking place from 14 to 16 June, if any locals are interested in riding the last day (16 June) they are welcome to contact Lee on groups@adventurezonevicfalls.com to confirm and get the costs.  We are looking for co-sponors to help cover the filming costs to get this event on to M-Net Supersport, if anyone is interested please contact Brent on brent@adventurezonevicfalls.com, this will be a 26 Minute production at prime time and then again 3 to 4 times afterwards at off peak times, the costs are very reasonable for the exposure the sponsors will get. Thanks.


  • THE ANNUAL VICTORIA FALLS TO MSUNA WALK – The annual Victoria Falls to Msuna walk begins on the 16th June and ends 125km later on the 20th June.  If you are interested in joining us please email me on judybee@iwayafrica.com and I will send you all the information on the walk.



  • EMBRACE WINTER – Thursday Curry Evenings with Ryan Koriya @ ‘The Garden of Eat’n’!!! – Come and enjoy Ryan Koriya’s acoustic charm and tunes at Shoestrings Backpackers lodge and enjoy a mouth watering sensation of :


Every Thursday this winter @ 7.00 pm

          Warming soup specials of the day served with garlic bread & the usual scrumptious menu will also be on offer.