Prince Albert Western Cape Winner "Dorp van die Jaar"

August 2012


A BIG BIG PRINCE ALBERT & KAROO VIEW THANK YOU to each and every one of you who took time as well as spending some pennies To Vote for Prince Albert in a bid to win Kwela’s Dorp van die Jaar competition.

Karoo View Cottages competition was won by Katina & Verne Hartman - Glendale Well Done and thank you for showing your support and look forward to welcoming you back to Prince Albert and Karoo View Cottages.

Richard, Ricardo and Greg drawing the Karoo View Cottages lucky ticket No 42.

These are the other towns that we are up against in the final round

  • Gauteng/Noordwes : Schweizer Reneke
  • KZN : St Lucia
  • Limpopo : Hoedspruit
  • Mpumalanga : Sabie
  • Noord Kaap : Kathu
  • Oos Kaap : Lady Grey
  • Vrystaat : Clarens
  • Namibie : Walvisbaai

We appeal to each of you to please show your support AGAIN, as unfortunately we start off from Zero.,

Voting lines re-open Sunday 29th July 2012 Until 07th August 12 noon, so time is very short this time around.

Karoo View Cottages have added an additional Lucky Draw incentive:

A 3 night stay for 2 adults sharing valued at R2600.00, plus some extra special surprizes As well as an extra incentive:

Send the maximum of 30 sms per unique cell number & you will get 30 entries into our lucky draw! !

(in the last 2 rounds everyone only had 1 entry no matter the number of sms that they sent & the prize was for a 2 night stay & not 3 nights).

We hope that this a great incentive for each and every one of you and your friends to send the maximum number of sms and at the same time showing your support for Prince Albert As your choice for "Dorp of the Year"!

(The stats from last year show that DE Rust got 39000 votes in the final round in order to win In the 2nd round Prince Albert got 15000, but as we start from zero going into the final round, we have a long way to go & therefore believe that we need at least 45000 votes to have a chance.)

Our Karoo View Cottages lucky draw is open to all who voted in round 1 and 2, as well as all our family & friends & to whoever each of you & your friends send onto! ! Therefore please forward this onto everyone that you know & ask each of them to do the same, And remembering that both Kwela and Rapport also have lots of individual prizes up for grabs for everyone who casts their vote. SMS to 33157 with the name Prince Albert. (cost of sms R1.50 . Therefore 30 sms = R45.00
DON’T FORGET that you must pop me a short mail To advise how many votes you have sent So that we ensure you go into our Karoo View lucky draw. (Please remember that this is worked on a trust basis) Happy Voting! ! Some feedback regarding the Winners of our 1st round lucky draw: Jackie and Neil Haupt will be taking up their prize during the month of September, which is such a beautiful time of the year in Prince Albert. We have had lots of lovely winter rain and are expecting a magnificent display of spring flowers.

Some of our "early surprizes"

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