“Vic Falls News”

21 August 2012

Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools!

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.



  • “OLDIES” AUGUST FOOD BOXES – As this month draws to an end we will begin collecting for the August goodie boxes.  If you would like to be a part of this month’s boxes please contact me or drop off at my house.  Thanks to everyone for always helping when they can, it really means a lot to all concerned.  We will be packing around Friday the 31st of August.


  • HOLIDAY FUN CLUB FOR KIDS – Dates: Daily Monday to Friday, 6 – 31 August.

Time: 8-12

Venue: Jacaranda Montessori, 516 Jacaranda Crescent

Age Group: 2 1/2 – 12 years

Price: $3 per child per day

Activities: Games, Play, Art, Painting, Colouring Competitions and lots of fun

This week we will also have the following activities:

Wednesday 22 August: Team Building Challenges

Thursday 23 August: “Minute to Win It” Challenges

Friday 24 August: Art & Crafts and Baking

Children must bring own juice and snacks.

For further information please contact Chipo on 0772 375 953 or Pat on 0773 218 924 or 0712 391 977

  • 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


  • VICTORIA FALLS PRIMARY SCHOOL – GRADE NOUGHT AND GRADE ONE ENROLMENT – 2013 – Please note that applications must be in by the 24th of August 2012

Victoria Falls Primary School will be conducting Readiness Tests for Grade Nought and Grade One early in Term Three. Anyone wishing to apply for a place for their child must have returned their application

to the school by Friday 24th August 2012. Application forms are available from the school office, which will be open from 9 am – 12 pm each day during the holidays; or you can request one be sent via email

from the secretary : secretary@vicfallsprimary.co.zw

Should you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to contact Mrs Steiner at the school at the above email address or call 013 42022.



  • HOUSE OR COTTAGE NEEDED – Looking for 2/3 bedroom house or cottage, please phone Jordan/Laura on 0772 421 388 or 0772 296 206.


  • MONTAGI 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


  • STAND FOR SALE – Medium density stand for sale (behind Sprayview Hotel). 864 square metres with a partially developed cottage at roof level. The stand is fully serviced and has an endorsed building plan for the cottage and main house. Price US$ 25 000.00 o.n.c.o. Please call on 0773 890 303 (to those that called after my last advert, I apologise for not calling back but lost all numbers)


  • 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.  Tradepower Wholesale Vic Falls – Telephone (013) 44870/44871 or Neil on 0712 587 123 / 0774 022 312 And Sipho on cell 0775 996 106


  • GARDEN SALE at the Burnies 537B Reynard Road Saturday 25th August 9.30 onwards.


  • Diesel GeneratorsNow available from Tradepower Victoria Falls. 5.5Kw diesel generators at affordable prices for running the entire home. Don’t sit in the dark anymore and come to Tradepower Victoria Falls and get your own generator.  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





  • SPCA KASANE – The Spca Kasane is holding another spaying Campaign for Kasane and Kazungula the first week of September.  We therefore are as usual in need of support. To Castrate/ spay and
    vaccinate a dog the SPCA will have to pay 250 Pula per animal. Please support us in becoming a Member/ renew your Membership or sponsor a dog.  any enquiries please send to bettina.coffeebuzz@gmail.com or come and visit us at the Coffee Buzz in Kasane.  We are also still having a Book Exchange and would love to have some more books. If you sponsor books for the SPCA, please visit us for a complementary Coffee
    Yours, Bettina Kelly, Chair Person SPCA Kasane, 00267/71318956


  • FOR SALE –

    6 Seat Teak Dining Table and Chairs – by Baobab products of Bulawayo; like new.
    2 Lounge chairs – pink; good condition.
    2 Carved wooden chairs from Gwayi – brown; ethnic designs;
    1 Chest of drawers
    1 Wooden TV stand
    1 Makita Drill with charger
    1 Husky ratchet set
    1 Teak Framed Mirror
    1 Technics Hi-Fi system
    1 3 Seater Sofa
    1 Carved wooden bench from Gwayi – black; giraffe/soccer design;

    Interested buyers please call 0779 519 974


  • WIDENCY UPHOLSTRY CENTRE – Widency upholstery Centre….is growing wide, visit our spacious showroom for all your upholstery canvas,dralon carpet,imported rexine,chitenge material.and high density foam rubber.  For all your household and office, motor vehicle,boats, tented lodges,curtaining.please call 0773000888/9 or visit us at 299 rumsey Rd Industrial sites for that professional service.


  • “OUR PLACEBed & Breakfast/Self-Catering Accommodation, LOUIS TRICHARDT – Ideal stopover for shopping or breaking a trip further south. We provide security, comfort, tranquillity and affordability. 15 kilometres from Louis Trichardt on the N1 south, turn right into Airforce Base Road and 1km down, to “Our Place” signpost on the left. GPS S23/11/48.3 E29/51/48.9. Bookings appreciated in advance.

Contact: Landline: + 27 15 516 5706, Cell:+ 27 73 9390773, Fax: + 27 86 519 7435 Email: ourplace@xpress.co.za




  • MINI POTTED HERB GARDENS FOR SALE – Tasty unusual gifts for sale, a mixture of assorted plants lovingly created in a mini garden. Please contact Annie Ogilvie on 0712 716 828 or 43396



  • PROMOTION!! Shop at Rosepet and save 25% on following items:

-Lever arch files

-Epson LX300 ribbons

-Mighty markers

-Executive desk pads

-Optical mouse………

Promotion runs until the 15th of September 2012.

        Visit the stationery & computer consumables shop at Gallerie Building Shop 20, 1st Floor (Above TelOne). For orders call us on 0779 089 685 or 013-45088

        Email: sales@rosepet.co.zw

Hurry hurry while stocks last!




  • VACANCY- CREDIT MANAGER  Applications are invited from suitably qualified, experienced and mature persons to fill the vacancy of Credit Manager based at The Victoria Falls Hotel. 

Duties and Responsibilities

·        Effective trade debtor’s collections through timely distribution of accurate invoices and statements to agents.

·        Ensure that daily checkouts are balanced to the city ledger and the general ledger control account.

·        Review the company credit control procedures and develop and implement enhancements where required.

·        To manage the outstanding sales balances falling due and contact customers before the balances become overdue to confirm payments.

·        Set and monitor credit control limits.

·        Where required initiate proceedings to ensure outstanding debts are brought to a satisfactory conclusion.

·        Perform debtor’s reconciliation on a monthly basis.

·        To respond swiftly and collate the queries on payments and charges.

·        Manage the credit control staff effectively.


            Skills / Attributes / Qualifications Required

·        Must possess an accounting degree from a recognized university.

·        Must be studying towards a relevant professional qualification e.g CIMA, ACCA, CIS.

·        Able to demonstrate experience within Credit Control.

·        Experience of providing Credit Management to organizations with a turnover of in excess of US$1million per month.

·        Computer literate with knowledge of ACCPAC.

·        Excellent communication skills are essential.


Interested persons should send their applications and detailed CV’s via e-mail to hrmanager@tvfh.africansun.co.zw  not later than 27 August 2012.



  • EMPTY JARS AND 1LT YOGHURT CONTAINERS – I am looking for empty glass jars and 1lt yoghurt containers.  Please drop them off at 638 Syringa road.  A wonderful lady makes delicious pickles, jams, stews, soups etc for our Oldies and is needing a supply on the jars and containers.  Thanks Cathrina.


  • GEORGES – Avoid the traffic, have a drink on the way home.  At Georges, every hour is happy – especially when you are there. Fully licensed bar, Draught on special, single at $ 1-00, between 5 and 6 (pm, but I like the way you thinking)  2 litres for $ 5-00 between 530 and 630… Peanuts and other snacks on the house.



4 x 205-16 Continental tyres .one is brand new the other three have 80% tread life on them.

Brand new these tyres are $ 180 per tyre.

For the brand new one -$ 150 and for the other 3 $ 120 per tyre they are all on Toyota 6 hole rims.

Contact Beano 0779 555233


  • FOR SALE – 

2 VW Transporter 9 seater diesel Mini Bus Both need work asking $ 7000 for the pair.

Contact Beano 0779 555233


  • LOUIS – HIGHEST TEC DIGITAL –Can Supply the following:

– Samsung 18.5” LED Monitors
– Desktops Computers
– Printers
– Wireless Routers
– Wireless Solutions
– External Portable USB Hard Drives
– Laptop Hard Drives
– Desktop Computer Hard Drives
– Laptops

            All items available on order (2 days)

            We also
            – Install Windows 7 Software
– Upgrades to Windows 7 Pro, Ultimate
– Antivirus Software
– Proper Virus & Malware removal without data loss
– Computer software repairs

Call Louis on 0772 842 537 or come to our shop above Jays Spar


  • PLUMBER – For all your plumbing, please contact Peter on 0774 565 601 or 0713 096 839














SIMPLY EMAIL satcomvicfalls@ymail.com , call 013 44165, 0772718951/0772617333/0712731395, 307 PARKWAY DRIVE




  • VERIMARK IN THE FALLS – Amazing range of world standard Verimark products at TRADEPOWER.  The range includes;

Floorwiz Pro, Tobi Steam iron, Bastille pots set, Genesis Big Extreme Vacuum cleaner, Genesis Hydrovac Vacuum cleaner, Genesis Multivac Turbo Vacuum Cleaner, Pool Gobbler, I-Play game console, I-

Play Bilingual Laptop, Shogun Whizz.

TRADEPOWER VICTORIA FALLS, phone Neil or Sipho on 013 44870 or cells 0774 022312 / 0775 996106.  Where you will find efficient service with a smile & at distributor prices