Latest News Flashes

Here you’ll find all the news flashes that we send out closer to the Nederburg Auction event, which contain finer details such as the menu, the lifestyle programme, how the gate access works and so on.

2016 Charity Auction Results

A total of 18 very special wine lots were sold at the annual 2016 Nederburg Charity Auction, which raised just over R500 000 for two community-based organisations, the Breytenbach Centre in Wellington and the Hope Through Action project in Paarl. The highest price achieved was R70,000 paid for a single 750ml bottle of Petrus, 1988, signed by Christian Moueix and donated by auctioneer Anthony Barne MW. View all the …

Nederburg Charity Auction – Saturday 12th September 2015

Good afternoon, Weather update: It may be a little wet and cold today, but tomorrow and Saturday looks bright and warm. Take a look here Nederburg Charity Auction: This important event is part of Saturday’s programme and takes place immediately after the close of the main auction. We invite you to stay and support our beneficiaries, Hope Through Action and the Breytenbach Centre, by bidding on some amazing wines. …

A bird’s eye view of Nederburg Auction 2015

Good day, In less than two days, Nederburg winery in Paarl will become the focal point of South Africa’s rare, fine wine business, and we really look forward to meeting you there. The weather forecast is warm and sunny – keep an eye on it here As the programme is a full and exciting one, I thought I’d share with you some extra information and some useful links to help you get the most out of your Nederburg …

Counting down to Nederburg Auction 2015

Arriving at Nederburg last Friday for one of our last site visits before this year’s auction event, I witnessed the delivery and offloading of the boards that will become the floor inside the tasting venue on the 11th and 12th September. This rather simple process left me slightly in awe of the massive preparation work that takes place annually before the event. The countdown has started! Between now and the 11th …

Goldmine of Rarity for Buyers at the 2015 Nederburg Auction

A warm good afternoon, As I write the very first newsflash for this year’s Nederburg Auction, winter has certainly arrived suddenly and with a vengeance in Stellenbosch.  While it is cold and wet, I'm sure that the local dams and reservoirs are grateful to receive some much-needed water in our area. Despite the weather, I am really excited to share with you the official line-up of wines for the 41st annual Nederburg …

A lunch menu that promises to deliver beyond your expectations

Hi and welcome to spring! To mark the end of winter, we recently went foraging amongst the local flowers and plants with chef Chris Erasmus, owner of Foliage restaurant in Franschhoek, to collect pine rings, mushrooms and stalks for his ‘terroir-peri’ – locally sourced ingredients that are used to make a ‘forest floor’ braising stock for the beef main course that all guests will enjoy at lunch on Saturday 12th …

Adding style to the 2015 Nederburg Auction

Happy Monday! We can’t wait to connect with you later this week at the 41st annual Nederburg Auction. So far the weather is looking good, but we’ll keep checking and provide you with an update in the next day or so to help you with your wardrobe planning. Speaking of dress code, former editor of ELLE SA, Jackie Burger, offers fashion and style recommendations for this year’s Auction, including tips on how to dress to …