Chicken Braai

Chicken Braai

Here are a few photos from our recent chicken braai. This is one of our annual fund raising projects and this year we prepared around 200 meals for our loyal supporters. The Wellington Lions know how to prepare good food, so don’t miss the next one. Hope to see you there. The funds are always used to make our community...

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PPA One Tonner

PPA One Tonner

The Wellington Lions provided safety marshals for this year’s PPA One Tonner. 20 Lions and 40 Lukhanyo marshals spent many hours in the blazing sun helping cyclists through intersections and keeping them safe. Here are a small selection of photos – the rest have been uploaded to our Flickr account. [ View the slideshow...

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Geselsprogram met Dave Pepler en Kie

Geselsprogram met Dave Pepler en Kie

Kom kuier lekker saam met Dave Pepler, Johan Rademan en Jurgens Schoeman tydens ‘n gesellige geselsprogram aangebied deur die Wellington Lions Club, in samewerking met Live The Journey. Vir Suid Afrikaanse gehore het Dave Pepler, die gewilde radio- en TV persoonlikheid, geen bekendstelling nodig nie. Dave is seker een van Suid Afrika se mees geliefde en bekende natuurkenners. Sy passie vir natuurbewaring, sy breë kennis van die wêreld...

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Blisters for Bread, 2014

Blisters for Bread, 2014

This year 170 Lions and Leos from 20 clubs sponsored their services as safety marshals at the Peninsula School Feeding Association’s Blisters for Bread walk. With the help of these volunteers this major annual event flowed smoothly around Sea Point, Cape Town. Thank you to the 12 000 walkers who participated this year! Your contributions will make a huge impact in the PSFA’s mission to feed hungry school children. Remember, “you...

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Voetspore!

Voetspore!

The much anticipated event did not disappoint! Johan Badenhorst shared his amazing experiences with around 360 guests in his usual easy-going way. He really is a talented storyteller. To Voetspore’s Alma and Johan Badenhorst we say thank you for a wonderful evening and all your patience with the photos and signatures! Hope we can do this again next year. We would also like to thank the following people for their invaluable contributions:...

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Voetspore in Wellington!

Voetspore in Wellington!

Besprekings en navrae: Attie Fourie by 083 560 5745 / afourie@cybersmart.co.za Johan Badenhorst is sinoniem met VOETSPORE. As jy ‘n avontuurlustige 4×4 entoesias is of lief is vir die buitelewe met al sy uitdagings dan moet jy 5 Maart 2014 nou dagboek want Wellington Lions bring Johan met sy kenmerkende storievertelstem na Wellington. ‘n Onvergeetlike aand word by Hugo Rust se skoolsaal belowe en daar word verskeie kamp en...

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Tour de PPA 2013

Tour de PPA 2013

The Wellington Lions put in some time during the past weekend to act as marshals and to man (and women) water points along the 110 km and 72 km routes. A fresh wind made things interesting but no less fun for those worked or cycled. At our watering point everyone who stopped for a drink was upbeat and having a ball. That it was hard work was clear after the first 30km of cycling with a strong wind blowing across the starboard bow. As usual we...

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Lion Chicken

Lion Chicken

Our chicken-braai was a huge success with almost 250 portions sold to hungry Wellington Lions supporters. At R50 per meal this is excellent value for money and we’ll do it again next year! Ons hoenderbraai het baie goed afgeloop met amper 250 porsies wat verkoop is aan honger Wellingtoners. Teen R50 was dit uitstekende waarde vir geld en volgende jaar maak ons weer so. [ View the slideshow...

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Tata Oostenberg

Tata Oostenberg

Tata Oostenberg is one of the Wellington Lions’  biggest sponsors. During the 2011’s Rugby Competition organised by the Wellington Lions Club, Tata Oostenberg made substantial contributions towards prize money. Earlier this year Tata Oostenberg kindly sponsored vehicles to assist the Wellington Lions with marshalling activities. Owner, Ivan Lintnaar, is a past recipient of The Melvin Jones Fellowship award, the Lions Club...

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PPA One Tonner

PPA One Tonner

The Wellington Lions are hard at work raising funds for our 2012 projects, and by inviting Lions to marshal at their events, the Pedal Power Association are indirectly contibuting to the work Lions do in their communities. We will keep you up to date with how we plan to spend these funds. This weekend saw a number of Wellington Lions working as marshals and helping at watering points during the PPA One Tonner Cycle Race. The race started at the...

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Cycle Challenge

Cycle Challenge

The past weekend (6 – 7 October 2012) the Wellington Lions Club provided some assistance at the Engen Dynamic Cycle Challenge at Nelsons Creek Wine Estate just outside Wellington. A total of 7 Lions were involved in managing 50 marshals during the event. Tasks included parking assistance, security and route marshalling on the 3 routes. The road event is one of the top international events on the cycling calendar and Sunday’s race saw the...

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Gravel Travel 2012

Gravel Travel 2012

The Gravel Travel Mountain Bike Championship takes place on dirt roads in and around the farms and vineyards of Wellington, crosses the Bainskloof Pass road and then heads towards Groenberg Mountain. There are two routes, 75km and 105km. The longer route ends in the Hawekwa Plantation on the slopes of Du Toitskloof. Our thanks to Adventure Cycles who again asked us to work at this event. Lions helping with registrations Members of the...

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