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Somerset West Village Garden

  • 4.5

  • from 27 Google reviews

A yard with grass and trees
A yard with grass and trees

About the garden

The Somerset West Village Garden (SWVG) was established as a community project to grow and provide vegetables for the unemployed people of Somerset West.

The purpose of the SWVG is multifaceted in that garden will provide the opportunity for the unemployed to gain an accredited set of skills in vegetable gardening, serve as an educational resource on small scale organic food production in the Somerset West community as well increase access to nutritious vegetables for the community as the produce from the garden will supply the Somerset West Street People's Center.

Opening times

Monday - Friday: 09h00 to 14h00

Useful details

Cafe or restaurant

No cafe or restaurant on site



Cape Town, 7130

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Google reviews

  • 4.5

  • from 27 Google reviews

Nasreen Peer

a year ago


Dropped off my bokashi here (I don't have a place to compost) and was met by a very pleasant gentleman who not only emptied my bin but insisted on washing it for me too! They have a market on Tuesdays to sell their produce.

R Brooker

a year ago


What a great initiative! Please support the community gardens. They sell organic veg every Tuesday from 9-11am

Elizabeth “Zabby” Taljaard

2 years ago


Amazing project! Currently only open for sales on Tuesday mornings due to Covid19, but please support this incredible cause! Highly recommend!

Ward Misdorp

11 months ago


Go there in support of the cause. Nice small selection of freshly picked veggies.

Wendy Yeowart

3 years ago


The people are amazing there and the veg so fabulous! Dont miss it every Tuesday 9 am😀😀

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