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The weekend of the 15th-17th of September, the Darling Green Country Estate welcomed homeowners, professional teams, accredited architects, contractors, and other partners, from near and far to celebrate the official opening of its Gatehouse and Estate Office. It was an eventful and joyous occasion that not only marked the unveiling of these impressive facilities, but also provided an opportunity for homeowners and the Darling Green Country Estate Team to connect, interact, and explore the charming town of Darling during the Wildflower Show.

Connecting with Neighbors and Building Bonds

The official opening of the Gatehouse and Estate office was more than just a ribbon-cutting ceremony; it was a chance for homeowners to come together and forge new friendships. The estate’s residents had the opportunity to meet and greet their neighbours, creating a sense of community that is at the heart of Darling Green Country Estate.

Unveiling the Estate Office: A Showcase of Excellence

This area, which showcases the open rafter barn style of the development, was undoubtedly the highlight of the event. Here homeowners witnessed the quality and craftsmanship that goes into the construction of their future home, as well as the stunning views of the grounds that form the greater Darling Green Country Estate. Furthermore, the facility will continue to show a slice of the local products of the Darling area.

Special Guest Appearance: Minki van der Westhuizen

Saturday brought an extra dose of excitement as the brand ambassador for Universal Kitchens, Minki van der Westhuizen, graced the occasion with her presence. Her visit added a touch of glamour to the event, while the Universal Kitchens team was on hand with expertise and insights into interior design, inspiring homeowners with fresh ideas for their living spaces.

Choices, Choices

Even though Darling Green Country Estate is developed according to the Architectural guidelines, choices abound, and having this event to meet with the approved builders and architects, who understand the vision of the estate, further strengthens the chances of developing individuality within the whole. It was an excellent opportunity to have one-on-one discussions with suppliers, ensuring that every detail of their dream homes meets their expectations.

Claiming Your Stand 

No doubt the biggest fun was had by the new homeowners while staking claim to their newly proclaimed stands. Each was handed a Darling Green name board by the directors of the At Darling Green Estate (PTY) Limited, and they then proceeded to their stand to tie the name board, to stakes that were pre-installed on each of the 163 sold stands – a photo opportunity all enjoyed, even the little ones.

Embracing the Beauty of Darling: The Wildflower Show

The timing of the event during the Wildflower Show of Darling was not coincidental. It provided homeowners with the perfect opportunity to explore the picturesque town and all its attractions. From wine tasting at local vineyards to indulging in delicious treats at Evita se Perron and Darling Sweets, there was something to satisfy every palate, with many cultural stops. The craft beer aficionados also had a treat in store with a visit to Darling Brew.

A Global Gathering

The Official Opening of the Gatehouse and Estate Office was a truly international affair. People came from all corners of the globe, with some even flying in to be part of this momentous occasion. It is a testament to the allure of Darling Green Country Estate and the anticipation surrounding this exceptional estate.

The weekend was a resounding success, and it highlighted the unique charm of Darling Green Country Estate. It’s more than just a place to live; it’s a vibrant community where neighbours become friends, dreams become reality, and every moment is cherished. We look forward to the bright future that awaits all those who call Darling Green home.

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