Philippa Murray,  local Stanfordian, has won the 2014 Homegrown Blogger competition organised by the Cape Whale Coast. The whopper prize was awarded at The Vine Restaurant in Stanford on the 5th of January over a glass of bubbles.

Phillippa competed with other bloggers in the Cape Whale Coast region to promote the area and it’s attractions to the larger online community. Her blogs include “The hunt for the perfect picnic” as well as how to host a great children’s party and as well as the beautiful Canola fields. To read Philippa’s blog click here

The prize included the following:


A meal for two plus a bottle of wine at The Vine Restaurant
A beer tasting for two at The Birkenhead Brewery


A dinner for two at The Marine Hotel
Whale Coast Luxury Apartments
1 night 2-room suite


One shark-cage dive with White Shark Projects
A meal at Panorama’s Nature’s Haven


A two-night stay at Harbour Road Self-Catering Apartments
Free entrance for two to Stony Point Penguin Colony

Thank you to all our sponsors and bloggers for working together to promote the Cape Whale Coast.

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