“Vic Falls News”

12 June 2012

Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.

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.



  • GEORGES – Some things begin small, but they are big before they are grown. Georges, its time. Call: 45 777, or just pop in from Friday lunch.


  • RYAN KORIYA NOW BOOKING IN VIC FALLS TILL SEPTEMBER 2012 – Singer-songwriter Ryan Koriya (from rock band Mann Friday and as seen at Vic Falls Fest 2011 & 2012) is now taking definite bookings in Vic Falls till September 2012 (possibly longer). Ryan sings and plays acoustic guitar, performing popular contemporary songs by many of his favourite artists including Sting, Coldplay, U2, Snow Patrol, Pink Floyd, John Mayer, The Cranberries, Kings of Leon and a few originals too. Background music that is perfect for functions; weddings, dinners, boat parties etc.Ryan is now based in Vic Falls and has a new original EP coming out soon. See www.ryankoriya.com for songs/videos/facebook links/news and details. For more information contact Ryan on 0774 452 377 or email contact@ryankoriya.com


  • BOARDING HOUSE FOR GIRLS IN BULAWAYO – We provide a home away from home for girls attending high school and college in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe i.e.  Girls College and Speciss College.  We provide full time boarding.  The fees include a shared room, all meals, laundry etc.  For additional information and referencesCell – 0773-363-102 or 0713-763-943  09-247154 Bulawayoboarding@yahoo.com


  • TONER Vic Falls Rital Technical Services, 36 Clark Road
  • Canon original Cartridges

·         Epson original Cartridges

·         Lexmark original Cartridges

           We Do Recon’s & Refills on

·         HP’s Inks Refills Colour and Black

·         Toner Refills Colour & Black

·         Epson Re~Ribbon

Perfect Refilling Done while you Wait!

            Printers & Photocopiers’

·         HP LASERJET Printer Services

·         HP INKJETS Printer Services

·         PHOTO COPIERS , Canon , Nashua, Gestetner, Minolta, Kyocera, Xerox & HP Services  &

·         Fax Machines Services


            For any enquire please contact Tel ph:  013 42250, Email:             tonervicfalls@gmail.com 077 2680248, 071 2968640/040




–    Hair Accessories , Hair Brushes and Hair Pins and Clips

–    Bakels UHT Imitation Dairy Cream 1lt. Boxes

–    Kango Enamel Pots, Pans, Teapots, Kettles, Plates and Dishes – all sizes

–    Panda and Pampers Disposable Nappies – all sizes and Packs

–    Huggies and Panda Wet Wipes

–    Always Pads

–    Buttercup Margarine


Snowflake Flour – all sizes



    Mazda 323, 2001
    Alloy wheels, Automatic gear box, Air-con, Leather seats, Air bags,
    Central locking, Electric windows, Stereo, Power steering.
    $4,500 cash, Contact Mike: 0772 401 686


  • 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


  • HONDA MARINE KAZUNGULA NOW OPEN –Launch Pricing (inclusive of VAT)

BF 40 from P57,734.00

BF 60 from P65,486.00

BF 90 from P86,620.00

BF 115 from 104,661.00

BF 135 from 107,444.00

BF 150 from 126,196.00

Come and see us in our new offices Located near Bimbos at the Kazungula Junction. Contact Susan Office landline: (+267) 6251575 Cell: (+267) 74 111 891



  • ARENEL BISCUITS –Arenel Chocolate Dimples, Lemon Dimples, Mint Dimples and Strawberry Dimples as well as Arenel Custard Creams and Lemon Creams are on SPECIAL at Tradepower Victoria Falls. For only $3.99 for a box of 12x150g come in and get your share of this fantastic range of Arenel biscuits. Tradepower Victoria Falls is situated in the industrial areas at Stand 439 Miles road so come see our modern, well stocked wholesale warehouse. Tradepower Wholesale Vic Falls – Telephone (013) 44870/44871 or Neil on 0712 587 123 / 0774 022 312 And Sipho on cell 0775 996 106


  • FATHERS DAY SPECIAL – Teachers Whisky –Teachers whisky with a free miniature for only $13.99 at Tradepower Victoria Falls.  Tradepower Victoria Falls is situated in the industrial areas at Stand 439 Miles road so come see our modern, well stocked wholesale warehouse. Tradepower Wholesale Vic Falls – Telephone (013) 44870/44871 or Neil on 0712 587 123 / 0774 022 312 And Sipho on cell 0775 996 106


  • HOCKEY STICKS & CRICKET BATS – Now available from Tradepower Victoria Falls are Grays hockey sticks and Gray Nicholls cricket bats. Also available are hockey balls and hockey stick bags. Tradepower Victoria Falls is situated in the industrial areas at Stand 439 Miles road so come see our modern, well stocked wholesale warehouse. Tradepower Wholesale Vic Falls – Telephone (013) 44870/44871 or Neil on 0712 587 123 / 0774 022 312 And Sipho on cell 0775 996 106


  • HOLIDAY HOME NEAR BEACH TO RENT IN DECEMBER HOLIDAYS –Lovely family home in St Francis Bay on the Cape coast, close to Plettenberg Bay and Knysna.  Fully furnished and equipped.  Sleeps 8 adults ­ USD 500 PER DAY, Pls contact Laura on 0779 722550 or 0779 549627


  • FOR SALE – 2005 Land Rover, TD5, Short wheel base 90, Immaculate condition.  Full house.  Air con, power steering, CD player, Electric windows, leather interior.  Contact Mike – 0712606977 or 0775727939


  • DATA RECOVERY –Have you deleted your important documents by mistake? Have you lost important data from your hard drive or flash disk? If your hard drive or flash disk is still functional we can recovery the data for you. Get in touch with the professionals to get all your data back.  No advance payment. If we can’t recover it you won’t pay.  Contact: 0772 965 409 Email: muchenjegive@yahoo.co.uk



  • COMPUPRO – HEART OF TECHNOLOGY – Kaspersky AntiVirus

* 1 User    $38.00

* 3 Users  $58.00

* Volume licensing available



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



  • 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



Ryan Koriya

Chicken Bus

Chiggy Francis

Without their efforts it would have been boring, thanks guys you all rock!

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.


  • LOOKING FOR A LUGGAGE TRAILER FOR SALE – Victoria Falls Primary School is looking for a large luggage trailer. If you have a trailer for sale, please email Cathrina on gover@yoafrica.com This trailer will be used to transport luggage during School trips out of Vic Falls.  It must be a large trailer.


  • 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


  • 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



  • 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.









  • 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.