A massive thanks to all the buyers and underbidders for their massive support at this year’s Bloodstock South Africa National Yearling Sale. Avontuur Thoroughbred Farm’s top lot sold for R2,8million – a fine young colt, October Storm (Vercingetorix out of Miss October). As said by our Stud Manager, Pippa; ” I just thought he looked […]

National Yearling Sale Upon Us

It’s that time of the year again, where we look forward to the Bloodstock South Africa National Yearling Sale where we have 12 stunners this year that will be available to view in block C at the TBA Complex in Germiston from 10th April. With the National Yearling Sale taking place over 18th and 19th […]

Cake Pops and Wine Pairing for Christmas

Join us for Cake Pop and wine pairing in celebration of a very Merry Christmas season, available to book and enjoy from Friday 15th December to Monday, 18th December. Bookings are essential. Price: R160 per personServing: Four different Christmas inspired flavoured pops, paired with our MCC, Sauvingon Blanc, Rosé and Luna de Miel Chardonnay. Email […]

Black Friday Deal

Starting today, buy 6 x 2017 Baccarat Bordeaux-style blends, and only pay for 4! Normal price per bottle is R380, saving you R760 on this hot month-long Black Friday deal! We’ll cheers to this one with you T&C’s apply – while stocks last. To order, email us: info@avontuurestate.co.za

Talk Of The Town’s third season foals are all the talk

With the new season afoot, Talk Of The Town’s first few third season foals are all the talk. After the successful sale of his first yearlings at the Yearling Sales in 2023 setting the tone for a promising stud career, the only son of Var standing at stud in the Western Cape has buyers looking […]

Women’s Month Spa Deal For Two

It’s Women’s Month, spoil yourself or that special someone with a Spa deal for two in partnership with Beauty Direct Mobile Spa running until the end of this month. Book a two-night stay for two at the Avontuur Manor House during the month of August, and enjoy Breakfast for two and a 75-minute Massage for […]

Winter Special at Avontuur Restaurant

Join us for our Winter Special at Avontuur Restaurant, just outside Somerset West – Guaranteed to satisfy your appetite and save you some money!  Select any starter and main course from our menu, and indulge in a dessert of your preference, absolutely FREE! The overall cost of your meal will be determined based on your […]

Talk Of The Town at BSA Cape Yearling Sale

Avontuur Estate, the home of the impeccably bred son of Var, TALK OF THE TOWN brings buyers three stellar yearlings to the upcoming 2023 BSA Cape Yearling Sale to be held at Hollywoodbets Kenilworth Racecourse on Sunday, 26th of February 2023. Pippa Mickleburgh says of Talk Of The Town colt Sound Of The Sea (Lot […]

Cape Premier Yearling Sale

Avontuur Thoroughbred Stud is proud to be host to another stellar draft at the upcoming Cape Racing Sales Cape Premier Yearling Sale, taking place at the CTICC in Cape Town on Thursday 12 January 2023. Buyers can come and view our young bloodstock from Monday 9 January, where our Stud Manager Pippa Mickleburgh will be […]

Christmas Gifting 2022

The year is almost over, but we’ve made sure you or that someone important gets to enjoy their Festive Season with Avontuur Estate’s favourites at hand! Please email us should you wish to order a gift pack: info@avontuurestate.co.za