Nederburg Count Down


Global warming gate crashed the Nederburg Auction this morning when Jack Frost registered and picked up his icy paddle. In the old days, Boland Boykies and Platteland Poppies would schedule their nuptials for auction day, guaranteed fair weather. No longer. But at least auctioneer Anthony Barne (below) is putting on a brave face, dressed in corporate purple like a Pope of Pinotage.

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