Queens Park on a Sunday

While we may regret that the public swimming pool was eventually demolished, at least we now have a safe and pleasant place to take our kids, dogs and picnics. Kids party on Sunday 11 December.

Don Pedros Closed

After half a year under its new management, Don Pedros has been closed. Not a lot of information on it, but posts on the Facebook page talked about debts incurred by previous management (?). Since…

Rendering the Rat Run Unrunable

UPDATE: NOTE that input must be submitted via UWRA or directly by end of November! The main arterial roads out of the City are jam-packed at rush hour. The billions spent on the N1 and…

More on Booze Hotspots

The saga of liquor licences continues. After asking for feedback from Woodstock residents, opinions received were mixed - many felt that more entertainment/social spots was a good thing, many hated the disturbance and upset bars…

Exit: Taxis

It appears that Excite Taxis has moved its operations from the top of Mountain Road - no formal communications have been received, but for the last month or more there have been no cars parked…

Biker Cops

Yeah baby! Cops on bikes. No, not CHiPS-style (a cultural reference that will go over the heads of anyone under 30), they're on bicycles. Woodstock SAPS officers are now patrolling on two wheels. This is…

Word on Woodstock Dec’10

NEWS UPDATES Swimming Pool Development You’ve probably seen the landscaping work going on at the old Queenspark Swimming Pool site. This is the first step of returning the land to the community as a “quality…