News and Updates

visit of the children from La Rochelle parish – enjoying the garden, learning to make rosaries, in the chapel.

New Products

December 2020

We have had bumper crops of apricots and plums and have been very busy making jam. Bottles of marmalade and jam are on sale in our shop .Please contact us for details.

“A future on Thy mercy cast” – St Thérèse

October 2020

We celebrated the Solemnity of St Thérèse with great joy on the 1st October, opening our Chapel for public worship for the first time since 26th March. In honour of our Patroness, we sang St Thérèse’s “Canticle of Love” composed by Sr Claire Sokol of Reno Carmel.Please click here for the full text.


May 2020

Fifty years to sing God’s praises
Fifty years to thank the Lord.
For his mercies and his graces
We too come to sing with you.
Benedicta you have given
Jesus Christ your life and love
Now with you we celebrate
This jubilee in lockdown style.

Visit of Father Mari Joe and Father Anthony from Cape Town..

Sept 2020

With the possibility of moving from one province to another after the long ‘lockdown’, we were happy to see once again our Carmelite Brothers who are working in Cape Town. .


April, 2020

Ways to relax in ‘lockdown’


April, 2021

The community had the joy of a visit from Fr Vicus Barnard SJ, who was ordained a priest last year and is presently studying Canon Law in Canada.