In an area where mechanics of all persuasion abound, it's hardly surprising that hand-built and modified superfast cars are ubiquitous and are the main topic when the townspeople gather around their sundowner braais
(barbecues) with pals and cold beers and conversation centres on cars and how to make them go very fast over 800 metres.
Called Egologs, this alternative bio-fuel holds multiple benefits including reduction of bush encroachment, conservation of endangered trees and excellent wood logs for braais
and household fires.
And given the uncertainty and fear of the future in some quarters, it's certainly something for people to think about as they tuck into their beer and braais
From the Arabian-influenced curries of East Africa, to the traditional braais
of Southern Africa it's food and wine is a real experience.
We looked after each other's kids and families' medical needs, shared braais
and boys' trips away.
As part of the youth development and empowerment programme of the Gauteng provincial government and the NYDA, we are rolling out 50 car wash projects which are linked to the business hubs including township beauty parlours, internet cafes, and buy and braais
," said Mokonyane.
As dusk began to fall yesterday, smoke from the meat cooking on the street corner braais
drifted across the pitch at the Makhulong Stadium, affecting the players' breathing.
I remember we had a couple of braais
, South African barbeques, around at their place.
Third, while accepting the pathos of the symbolic value of heart transplantation, rugby, springboks, and braais
in the face of extensive poverty, this is more than matched by the pathos of space travel, baseball, and gun owner ship as symbols of American pride in the face of limited access to health care and one of the highest crime and imprisonment rates in any wealthy country.
But as the smoke from the braais
(barbecue) wafted over the ground then hung like a wispy cloud, the fire began to rekindle and their opening pair of Gary Outran and Hendrik de Vos were determined in their task that their team were not embarrassed by the visiting Englishmen in front of a crowd of 8,000.
There are paved pathways; an ablution facility with a green roof; fenced play equipment with safety rubber; fencing; a soccer field and a multipurpose court; trees; lawns; an irrigation system; lighting; park furniture such as bins, braais
and seating walls; signage and traditional games, she says.
I visited one home with no less than three inside braais
, plus normal oven, hob and microwave - and a pizza oven to boot.