Contact us & Directions

The VOORKAMERFEST is officially organised by the Darling Festival Trust. Registered 31 August 2005. IT number 3262/2005.

The trust has 8 trustees.

The Darling Festival Trust 
PO Box 175 
Darling 7345 
South Africa

082 321 7542

082 321 7542

Market & Stalls

Ian Rosant:

079 428 8778

The VOORKAMERFEST is coordinated by the residents of Darling and produced by Wim Visser.

Directions (± 1 hour from Cape Town)

From Cape Town, take the coastal road (R27) until you see the Yzerfontein/Darling sign. Turn right and continue until you reach Darling.

From the N1, take the N7 past the Caltex Refinery to Malmesbury and then follow the R315 to Darling.


Voorkamerfest is proud of our patrons:

  • Allister Sparks
    South Africa
    Writer, journalist, political commentator.
  • Archbishop Emeritus Desmont Tutu
    South Africa
  • David Kramer
    South Africa
    Composer of internationally acclaimed musicals. Singer, Musician
  • Emma Thompson
  • Helen Suzman
    South Africa
    Former politician
  • Herman van Veen
    Clown, composer, showman
  • Mannie Manim
    South Africa
    Former Director Baxter Theatre Cape Town, Former Chairman Arts Festival Grahamstown, Former Chairman National Arts Council
  • Paco Peña
    Flamenco guitarist, Composer
  • Pieter-Dirk Uys
    South Africa
    Satirist, Performer, Author, Social activist
  • Stef Bos
    Singer, Musician, Composer
  • Wim Kok
    Former Prime Minister