Brief History:

The Edenvale Deutscher Verein was established on the 17th July 1952. Our Founding member was Mr. Albert Werner Aab who bought a portion of the freehold farm Rietfontein no.9; district Germiston for the sum of Four Hundred Pounds in 1957. The original size of the plot was 1,7683 Morgen (1,5146 Hectares).

In 1991 a portion or the grounds, 6547 Hectares, were sold to Dunkley Construction leaving us with 8599 Hectares.

The object for which the company was grounded was to cultivate the social Club Life and sporting activities amongst German members and their guests. 

Facilities:  

Our facility is extremely spacious and well organized, here at the Edenvale Deutsher Verein we offer the following facilities:

We have safe and secure parking. We have 2 bars on the premises of which one is a smoking bar that includes a pool table and a nice veranda. Then there is a ladies bar, no smoking allowed. We also have facilities to operate 3 more bars on request for private and larger functions on request.

Jean and Stefanie manage the facility and all functions under the name of Wunderbar, We have had many successful events including various biker day jols and concerts with a maximum capacity of 1200 people.

The German Club, Edenvale has great function facilities with a small hall seating up to 100 people and a large hall seating up to 150 people.

We have an outside garden that can seat 200-600 people, it also includes shaded areas and a Lapa which is perfect for children’s parties. There is also a swimming pool for the children.

Entertainment:

Live entertainment every Sunday afternoon from noon until 5pm with a buffet every second Sunday.

The October fest, Father’s Day Beer Fest and other Beer fests are held at the Edenvale Deutscher Verein yearly.

We also have a yearly entertainment show presented by the Yaboos. We are an amateur show group with singers and dancers.

We have Line Dancing classes on a Wednesday afternoon from 2pm to 3.30pm.

There are Yoga classes available every Wednesday evening.

There is a nine pin bowling alley on the premises which can be used at an hourly rate.

Children’s play area with Jungle Gym and 2 big jumping castles. 

Current Directors of the Edenvale German Club

Marie Koch – Chairlady – Director since 25.10.1989

Eddi Berndl – Director Since 11.11.2009

Siggi Berger – Director Since 04.06.2010

Erich Paris – Director Since 06.03.2014

Jean Schutze - Manager Since 01.12.2013

Stefanie Schutze - Manager Since  01.12.2013

Truly authentic German experience in dining and entertainment

Great for business meetings, Rehearsal dinners, Small Class Reunions, Birthday Parties.   High speed Internet & Sound System provided.  Projection Screens OK. “It’s located upstairs at the rear of our restaurant.
The Edenvale German Club brings you a truly authentic German experience in dining and entertainment.

The Beer Garden

With much research and rigorous selection, we have found chefs to continue the legacy of German cuisine from our Bavarian heritage. Our 1882 vintage structure seats over 150 which easily accommodates large parties.
Just behind this antique dining establishment, nestled in oak trees, is our Beer Garden including a large open tent with two stages for live entertainment.
This area also includes an open picnic area, outdoor bar and kitchen and arcade for the kids. All together, the Beer Garden can hold over 200+ people.