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Saturday 8 December at Sungardens Hospice from 10:00-12:00 am.

How to say goodbye – an event for children:

Sungardens Hospice is hosting a memorial event for bereaved children.  We kindly invite you to join our four friends Pedro panda, Ronnie rabbit, Molly monkey and Sally sheep for an educational play about loss.

Tree Of Lights

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Sunday 9 December at Menlyn Park Shopping Mall from 6:30 pm

Join Sungardens Hospice and the Pretoria News at Menlyn Park, at the Atterbury Road overflow parking area, (accessible via the Atterbury Road entrance to the shopping centre) for an unforgettable evening on December 9 when thousands of sparkling globes light up for the first time this festive season. Buy your family globe for R50 or R250 for corporates. For more information or to buy your globes, call Adri on (012) 348 1934.

Come join us in reliving the legends of the 80′s on 31 October 2012 at the Barnyard Theater in Parkview, Pretoria East.

All funds raised are in support of Sungardens Hospice.

This is the perfect event for parties and year-end functions as it is bound to be endless fun filled enjoyment!

With every  ticket purchased you will also receive a R100.00 dining voucher, 1 for each person, courtesy of LM In The East Restaurant.

Routes are flat, fast starting and ending at the Carousel Entertainment Centre. The routes are the same as the year before and travels through Hammanskraal, crosses over the highway and back to Pienaarsriver, then back to the Carousel Entertainment Centre.

Over 2000 cyclists contend representing large corporate teams.

Sponsors include: Carousel, Bruce Reynecke Cycles, Champion Chip and Life-Line.

There will be food and drink available.

Prize giving after the race.

Race Information:

The race starts at 7:00 am.

Entry price:

10km – R30.00

70km – R140.00

110km – R200.00

For more information and to enter on line, please follow this link:

Sungardens Hospice celebrates its 25th year of operation and growth success this year and a special event was held in honor of this success. The birthday celebration was honoured by the presence of Shelagh Lahoud – founder of Sungardens Hospice and her husband Blackie Lahoud, who flew in from Ireland for this special occasion.

Bridget Dyer Smith (honorary life member) wrote a book on the 25 year commemorative history of Sungardens Hospice, the book was launched at the birthday celebration. The book is available for purchase from Sungardens Hospice at R 150.00. All proceeds are in aid of cancer patient care. For more information please contact us: 012 348 1934

Friday 16 March 2012, High Tea 11am at Ludwig’s Roses.

Ludwig’s Roses has agreed to assist Sungardens Hospice by developing a Rose and naming it the “Sungardens Hospice Rose”. This rose is newly developed for the 25 year anniversary of Sungardens Hospice’s existence in serving the community of Pretoria. This rose also serves as an income generating project for years to come as Sungardens Hospice will receive R3.00 on every rose bush sold in South Africa.

 When you buy this beautiful rose for your garden or business, you will also be making a difference in someone’s life.

We would love to invite you to this event, please download the invitation here


17 March 2012

Venue: Lynnridge Mall

Time: Registration from 05:30, Race starts at 07:00. Time limit: 2 hours

5km Fun Run/Walk: R30

10km Fun Run/Walk: R40, temp license: R30 (only required for the 10km race)

Pre-entries can be done at Lynnridge Mall Center Management and online at

For more information please contact Daan du Toit on 082 572 4169 or Lynnridge Mall Centre Management on 012 348 1373

Listen to the advertisement which will be live on Radio 702 as well as on Highveld Stereo from this Friday, 9 March till Friday 16 March.