• Entertainment for
Children - Jumping castle, water-slide, and supervised
entertainment for children, including a snake display; sport
activities; crab catching; animal & plant displays and much
• Refreshments & food will be on sale
• In support of the school fundraising,
no cooler boxes,
braais or picnic baskets will be allowed. Book your
Adult, Vegetarian or Kiddies picnic baskets in advance through
The school also sells other food such as BLT rolls, prego rolls, boerewors rolls, salad platters,
etc). There is tuck shop for cold drinks, crisps, sweets,
chocolates, ice cream etc., as well as a coffee stand.
/ Call centre 083 915 8000
The Spring Wine
Festival is held in aid of the Woodland Preparatory School in
Magaliesberg. It is an outdoor festival and is held on a large country
estate in the countryside of Magaliesberg, approximately 40 minutes
drive from Johannesburg
Lush green lawn, trees to sit
under and a river to stroll along!
Our emphasis is on tasting South Africa's best wines
in a tranquil outdoor setting. To this end, more than 100 wine
producers will present in excess of 600 wines for the adult tasters
enjoyment. This is a family festival, with supervised entertainment
for children whilst the parents relax and enjoy the wines in the
It is a relaxing, fun family day and you can enjoy
wine as it was meant to be enjoyed! Relax and enjoy huge shady trees,
lush green grass and an abundance of birdlife, while your kids have
fun in the great outdoors! Jumping Castles & Supervised Entertainment
for children will be available.
Designated Drivers Get In Free
At our inaugural festival in 2001, Cellar Rats Wine Club
introduced the policy that Designated Drivers get in free. To our
knowledge we are still the only wine festival who offers this to our
included in the entrance fee are use of the jumping castle,
water-slide, and selected supervised entertainment, arranged by
Drop off facility for disabled at main entrance by prior arrangement
In support of the school fundraising, we regret no cooler boxes,
picnic baskets or braais will be allowed in - Refreshments & food will
be on sale. Blankets, chairs & sun umbrellas are welcome.
From Johannesburg Northern Suburbs
1. Take Beyers Naude (ex-DF Malan) north past Honeydew.
2. Take the N14 highway (extension of R28), towards Krugersdorp
3. At traffic lights turn RIGHT onto the N14.
4. Follow N14 for 10km until T-junction (opp. Oak Tree Garage).
5. Turn RIGHT and follow for +/- 10km and then turn LEFT on MAROPENG
6. Continue for approx 10km until stop street.
7. Turn right onto R24.
8. Follow R24 for 3km (you’ll pass Orient Butchery on right hand side
and Corriloch Fish Farm on left hand side).
9. Look for “PARKING” signs on right hand side of road as you go
through sharp bend (opposite Happy Acres).
10. Turn right into PARKING. Park and follow directions to CELLAR RATS
SPRING WINE FESTIVAL
11. GPS Coordinates: S26° 00.485’ , E27° 33.913’
1. Take R28 towards Krugersdorp (This becomes the N14). Follow from
Step 3 above.
Stuff our lawyers told us to include:
Cellar Rats Wine tasting Society and Woodland School (hereafter
referred to as “The Organisers”) is not liable for failure to
perform The Organisers obligations if such failure is as a result of
an act of nature (including fire, rain, flood, storm, wind,
hurricane, earthquake or other natural disaster), war, invasion, act
of foreign enemies, hostilities (regardless of whether war is
declared), civil war, rebellion, revolution, insurrection, military
or usurped power or confiscation, terrorist activities,
nationalisation, government sanction, blockage, embargo, labor
dispute, strike, lockout or interruption or failure of electricity,
sanitation or telephone service. In such circumstances of force
majeure no refunds will be made and participants shall not have
any right to claim any damages whatsoever from the party and / or
withhold any monies due to The Organisers.