Thursday Café Couch left Ashburton /PMB with Maureda (Owner of Mo Klein HairProfessionals) and Lauren Taylor (Owner of TRNZact) and headed into Tala Valley to the stunning Venue of Gwahumbe Game Reserve and Spa.



On arrival we were met with a Welcome Drink from The Juice House. The Juice House is 100% Juice with #NOSUGAR added! If you are looking for a delish , healthy Drink then give them a ring .

Outside on the lawn , Gwahumbe had invited awesome Vendors keeping with the Wellness / Healthy Living Theme.

Wynnya – Owner Monika Rowe passionate about Natural Insect repellents using natural and fragrant blends!


Nourish -Owner Kirsty Wright – Nourish Cream Range using natural ingredients for face/body , eczema and skin irritations. Kirtsy also sells 100% Macadamia Oil for Cooking /Salads and your Skin and delicious Home-Made Ice-Lollies (no added preservatives)

Muhle Africa – Designs beautiful Bags showcasing African Style and provides local Zulu Women with an  income -Here you can contact Leanne

Stasher Bags -Revolutionary Alternative Plastic Bag/Containers _WOW these were definitely out the box thinking and amazing .Please visit their website and you will see what I mean!

CeramicArt – beautiful Hand Made Ceramics – I found some lovely plates and serving dishes .


L.E.L Essential Oils – For all your Aliments the natural way – TEA TREE OIL being the main ingredient


NU.ECO – Your Green Home Starts Here – all your Home Cleaning agents the natural Way – visit the website or contact them for a price list


Style Me_za  (Image Consulting) -Well we had the pleasure of having lunch with  Daniyel and she is a Gem! Passionate about what she does and Passionate about Life -Was awesome meeting you today!


Lula Fox Make-Up -Well this is a Family Passionate about natural , organic Make-Up, and they have a stunning Range-Contact Sinead for more details

Uzwelo Bags -Tanya Berry had stunning Stylish Recycled Bags and a story behind it -I will definitely be visiting her Factory and wanting to learn more / #GivingBack is what they do!!!

Lemonlicious -No function should not have LEMONLICIOUS – Its the New #SugarFree Thirst Quencher out there and Our Family #MartinFamdamily have fallen hook , line and sinker…. Its a winner! You can order direct and they deliver or contact them for more details .Our School Merchiston Prep are BIG supporters of this Healthy Drink Option for Our Kids!!

GWAHUMBE – Well what can I say – Beautiful Views , Friendly Staff that go the extra Mile , FOOD – Well my pictures say it all, DELICIOUS!
The most scrumptious Carrot Cake in Town!
They offer stunning Accommodation for any Occasion , Spa Days and Corporate Functions .Visit their Site on Café Couch



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Our MC for the Day was the lovely  owner Gisele of Longevity Magazine and passionate about Wellness ,Going Green and Saving Our Earth where we Can!


Loved the Venue , Loved the Vendors ,Loved the Food, Loved the Talks and Thank you for the Invite Gwahumbe!

Author: Mel Martin