The Wildebeest's guide to South Africa

Barrydale

Afrikaans name: Barrydale

Barrydale

View of Barrydale

Photo © Johan van Zyl

Western Cape

The area surrounding Barrydale is great for growing fruit trees including apples, oranges, pears, apricots, figs and grapes. The vineyards in the area produce good wine and brandy.

The mountains around the town are a paradise for nature lovers. Numerous mammals, birds and plants may be found. The Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve is located near the town.

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Barrydale main street

Above - Barrydale main street

Photo © Johan van Zyl

References and further reading

The Pictorial Motoring Atlas of South Africa - Author: Maxwell Leigh - Published: 1987 - Page: 45

The Overberg Explorer - 2nd edition - Author: Ann & Mike Scott - Published: 2001 - Page: 107

The Overberg Explorer - 2nd edition - Author: Ann & Mike Scott - Published: 2001 - Page: 179

Southern Africa from the Highway - Author: AA RSA - Published: 1991 - Page: 129

The Overberg Explorer - 2nd edition - Author: Ann & Mike Scott - Published: 2001 - Page: 85

On Route - Explore South Africa region by region - 3rd edition - Author: B.P.J. Erasmus - Published: 2014 - Page: 75

Readers Digest Illustrated Guide to Southern Africa - 4th edition - Author: - Published: 1986 - Page: 113

Road Tripping South Africa - Author: MapStudio - Published: 2014 - Page: 56

Mooiloop! The Book - Author: SABC 2 - Published: 2016 - Page: 32

On Route - A region by region guide to South Africa - Author: B.P.J. Erasmus - Published: 1995 - Page: 71

Farm Stall to Farm Stall - Author: Jennifer Stern - Published: 2014 - Page: 37

go! - Issue 158 - Author: - Published: 2019 - Page: 103

Drive Out 4X4 Trail Guide - Author: - Published: 2011 - Page: 93

Farm Stall to Farm Stall - Author: Jennifer Stern - Published: 2014 - Page: 34

Farm Stall to Farm Stall - Author: Jennifer Stern - Published: 2014 - Page: 36

Country Life - Issue 218 - Author: - Published: 2014 - Page: 43

Country Life - Issue 246 - Author: - Published: 2017 - Page: 23

Country Life - Issue 261 - Author: - Published: 2018 - Page: 18

Country Life - Issue 285 - Author: - Published: 2020 - Page: 22

Conollys Guide to Southern Africa - 2nd edition - Author: Denis Conolly - Published: 1982 - Page: 94

Book of the Road - 4th edition - Author: MapStudio - Published: 2019 - Page: 108


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