Dit was glo ‘n baie suksesvolle jaar waarin daar baie nuwe vaardighede aangeleer en aan uitdagende kompetisies deelgeneem is.
Residents set themselves up with camping chairs, blankets, warm drinks and other comforts, and joined in enthusiastically when the carolling began.
Describing the journey of Dookie from a boy to an enterprising man, Nair called him a visionary and a go-getter, who had already trademarked the business name in 1997.
The energy they generated from the stage was electrifying, and had the audience on their feet for the duration of the show.
Showing little concern for the poor weather conditions, Newcastillians attended the event to show their support for the fundraising initiative.
In the Mountain Bike Division, Conray Ras won platinum, with Gavin Holder taking gold and Kevin Haycroft clinching silver. Chantell Joubert secured herself a bronze position, as did Manie du Preez.
While ensuring Newcastillians were able to stock up on their Christmas presents for loved ones, the market day also generated funds for St Martin’s Village.
Fresh, homemade goodies, unique, hand crafted gifts, vetkoek and mince, samoosas and the best bunny-chow’s in town were on display on the day.
Be sure to catch the next Boeremark on November 25 at the Farmers Hall.
Dewald performed a number of classic Christian songs and hymns, and was later joined on stage by the Hallelujah Dancers from Johannesburg, who performed with cymbals and flags.
Unieke geskenke, handgemaakte kuns en kunsvlyt asook plaasvars produkte was oral in die Monte Vista Saal uitgestal.