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NO. 477 Nov 5th Nov 11th



Fri 5th

L’Auberge, Hamilton - Live Lobster Pool, open daily for lunch & dinner, prix fixe menu only EC$80!! VHF 68/457 3555 Tantie Pearl’s – Open for Lunch and Dinner, 2-course Lobster Special daily only EC$75 VHF 68/457 3160

Sat 6th

Bagatelle@Bequia Beach Hotel - Fabulous Lobster Fest! Delicious 3-Course Dinner, reasonable prices VHF 68/458 1600 Dawn's Creole, Industry - New Moon Nite's Dinner Party, 4 courses, Lobster available, res. pl., Lunches daily 458 3715 Mangos Beach Bar, Lower Bay - “Country Relatives” Live - Dance the night away! 458 3361

Sun 7th

The Fig Tree, Belmont Walkway - Soft Opening from 12 noon with Steel Pan Music, Breakfast & Lunch daily Bagatelle@Bequia Beach Hotel - Lazy Sunday by the beach with live string band music VHF 68/458 1600 L’Auberge des Grenadines, Hamilton - New prix fixe menu only EC$80 or a la carte - Stan & Cora live! VHF 68/457 3555

Mon 8th

Friendship Rose Classic Schooner - Visit Mustique, famous bars, lunch on board, US$125 all inc. 457 3888/495 0886/9 Mac’s Pizzeria - Scrabble Night! Happy Hour 4-5pm, play commences 4.30pm. Drop in to play – everyone welcome! 458 3474 L’Auberge des Grenadines, Hamilton - Live Lobster Pool, fine French Dining - Stan & Cora live! VHF 68/457 3555

Tues 9th

Dive Bequia - Free SCUBA lesson @ 1.30pm. Min. age 8. Small groups, great fun! Call Cathy 458 3504/495 9929 Sailors Café, Ocar – Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner with the “Singing Chef” entertaining nightly! VHF 68/593 0517

Wed 10th

Bagatelle@Bequia Beach Hotel - Open daily from 10am until late! Try our signature cocktails VHF 68/458 1600 L’Auberge, Hamilton - Open daily for lunch & dinner, prix fixe menu only EC$80 - Stan & Cora live! VHF 68/457 3555 Maranne’s Ice Cream, Gingerbread Cafe - Sundaes, sorbets and yoghurt too! Open daily 10am–5.30pm 458 3041

Thur 11th

Friendship Rose Classic Schooner - Tobago Cays, reef snorkeling, exploring, US$125 all inc. 457 3888 /495 0886/9 Bagatelle@Bequia Beach Hotel - Gorgeous beachside location for relaxing lunch or romantic dinner VHF 68/458 1600 Tel: (784) 457 3888

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Eating Out

Tantie Pearl’s Restaurant Spectacular view overlooking Admiralty Bay “The best Local Restaurant on the island” Unbeatable prices, awesome harbour view! Open for Lunch and Dinner 2-Course Lobster Special daily EC$75 !

Tel: 457 3160

Dinner from 6.30pm Reservations please

VHF 68

Bagatelle Restaurant

Beachside Restaurant & Beach Bar

Dawn’s Creole Industry

Crescent Beach

Breakfast, Lunch, Coffee and Drinks every day until 7pm 4-Course Dinner by early reservation. Enjoy our fabulous food and a day out on this beautiful unspoilt beach - just 9 minutes drive from Port Elizabeth Full moon Parties, celebrations, catering

Tel: 458 3715

mac’s pizzeria

Situated between Frangipani and Plantation House

Now open daily! Exciting New Chef… …and Delectable New Menu! Relaxing Lunches & Romantic Dinners right by the sea… Tel: 458 1600

Scrabble Night Every Monday 4.30pm Happy Hour 4-5pm. Boards provided. Open daily 11am - 9pm • Closed Wednesdays

Reservations VHF ch 68, tel: 458-3474

L’Auberge des Grenadines Gourmet French Cuisine • Excellent wines • Live Lobster Pool

in HAMILTON • Open for Lunch & Dinner

Open daily • Prix fixe or a la carte menu ew ar vi tacuirlalty B!ay c e p S dm Cay “Stan & Cora” back LIVE from Sunday 7th November! of A West & Tel: 457 3555 • VHF 68 • • Free WIFI

services / Shopping / Activities

Lesroy’s Customs Brokerage Efficient, courteous & professional Customs Broker • Based in Bequia We will arrange Ship or Yacht Clearance, import and export documents for Customs

Clearance of FedEx/UPS packages, barrels, containers in Bequia, Kingstown & Campden Park Tel: 784 531 4338 or 495 3255



BEQUIA SAILING CLUB 2010 SOUVENIR T-SHIRTS Reduced to only EC$20 or 2 for EC$35 Also Strap Tops and Kids Ts! For sale at the Bequia Tourism Office and at Local Color Boutique


Scheduled Flights to and from Barbados! m .co air g v w.s ww NEW:

Daily Flights to: Barbados and St. Lucia

Private Jet Service to Bequia! Want to fly to Mustique or St. Vincent from Bequia?

Tel: (784) 457 5124

Call us for details!


Photography of Villas and Properties for Websites, Brochures & Magazines Over 20 Years Experience in Bequia

Tel: (784) 532 9553

“Ten songs from Bequia” • • • •


By J. Gool

featuring music by Jackie Baptiste CDs now on sale at Maranne’s Ice Cream at Gingerbread and Bequia Tourism Office

Great Gift or Bequia Souvenir!

Activities / services / Miscellaneous


(26 years of diving Bequia)

Day Trips to Mustique & Neighbouring Islands with experienced Local Skipper

• PADI Nitrox courses and diving also available • Snorkeling equipment for sale and hire. Expert advice on fitting • Three dive trips daily, beach/yacht pick up

35ft Cabin Cruiser

Call: 458 3086 / 495 2617

Telephone Cathy on 458 3504 / 495 9929 or visit us next to Gingerbread

US$80 per person

Trips to St. Vincent by arrangement

"A fabulous day out!"


Yacht Garbage Disposal

Dr. Gregory Thomas

Ashore, there is only one place to dispose of yacht garbage – the skips located off the Fish Market Jetty next to the Vegetable Market. These are reserved exclusively for yachties’ use. Alternatively, yacht garbage may be delivered “at sea” to Daffodil Marine or other reliable water taxis Charge usually $3.00 to $5.00 per bag.

Bequia: Mondays & Thursdays, 3pm – 6pm Office upstairs Bequia Venture, phone 458-3937 Kingstown, St. Vincent: Tuesdays & Fridays 8am - 2pm Sprott Bros. Plaza, Bay Street, 2nd floor For appointments phone 485-6449

Bequia Harbour

Port Elizabeth Dinghy Dock

Market Square Gas Station


Fuel Dock/ Bequia Marina

Model Boat Shop


New Dinghy Dock

Day Charters / Cruise Ship Tenders

$ Hospital

Almond Tree Pharmacy

Bank Yacht Garbage Containers


Main Ferry Dock

Front Street




Tourism Association Office


Bequia Tourism Association Phone: (784) 458 3286

Clive Tannis Playing Field Basketball Football


Market Dock Post Office, Customs & Immigration

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Wheres & Whats

Dumping in unauthorized places is a prosecutable offence!

Dinghy Dock

St. Mary’s Anglican Church (1829)

Public Toilets

real estate / Villa Rentals

+1 (784) 457 3888 +1 (784) 457 3739 +1 (784) 529 8046 +1 (784) 455 0969

Services / shopping

J's choco-licious cakes

Christmas, Holiday & Special Cakes made to order

Black Cake (traditional at Xmas!) EC$85 ...with icing EC$90 Chocolate Cake (iced) EC$75 Cheesecake EC$55

Tel: 1 784 498 9236 Email:

Doris Fresh Food

Now located in Back Street! (formerly Le Petit Jardin) Imported meats, cheeses, fresh fruit and vegetables. Fine wines and spirits!

Open Mon - Fri 8am - 4pm Saturdays 8am – 3pm • Sundays closed!

Tel: 458 3625 Downstairs Coco’s Place, Ocar

Great selection of cold Meats, Juices, Baguettes, Olive Oil, frozen Meats, Fish, Shellfish & Vegetables Try our Baguette Sandwiches & Fantastic Smoothies! Yacht Delivery can be arranged

Tel: 458 3485 or VHF 68

Mon - Fri 8.30 - 5pm • Sat 8.30 - 2.00pm

Detection Systems Tailored to meet your needs

We install:

• Intruder Alarms • Fire Detection • CCTV • Access Control • Security Lighting • Automatic Gates

Enhancing technology * Protecting People

Call Andy Jagger Cell: 430 1340 • Landline: 458 3732 Email: Landscaping • Irrigation Design & Installation Garden Consultancy & Maintenance Plant Sales • Disease & Pest Control Over 8 years of experience on Mustique Now operating on Bequia for 3 ½ years EARL TASH, MANAGING DIRECTOR

St. Vincent, P.O. Box 2882 Hopewell Main Road Tel: 784 570 2882


HOMEMADE ICE CREAM Delicious Gourmet Ice Cream & Fruit Sorbets, Frozen Yogurt, Fresh Natural Yogurt

Sundaes and Splits, Qts and half gal Tubs to take away All Natural Ingredients downstairs at Gingerbread Cafe Tel: 593 7264


Tel: 458 3286 Fax: 458 3964


Visit our Tourism Office! Stamps & postcards, phone cards, advice on tours, daytrips, accommodation

Open daily - located opposite Customs/Revenue building

SLUMBEREST SLEEP PRODUCTS (B'DOS) LTD. “Crafting the World’s Finest Mattresses since 1938”


“The Mattress with the Marvelous Middle”

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Great prices! Great Customer Service! Custom orders welcome! a sta d nighally gre rtin t's Inexpensive, hassle free export & shipment direct to Bequia at g w slee ma ith p ttre and throughout the region … ss!” Minimal admin fee for shipment and export paperwork email: • Tel. (246) 420-7625 - ask for Mr. Carmel Carter

• design & construction

of your dream garden

• garden maintenance • irrigation systems -

design and installation


Call Andrew or Delphine for a free consultation Cell: 533 1500 or 533 1600 • Landline: 458 3928

Based in Bequia

CARIBBEAN WOODS Ltd Lumberyard, Paints & Sundries, Woodshop Open M-F 8:15am to 4pm • Sat 9am to 12pm Call 457-3000 behind Courts Department Store in Ocar/Hamilton •

We carry a complete supply of: • Pine, Ply, Hardwoods, Harris Paints & products • Hammerite paints, Cabot, Flood, Watco products • Man-O-War Varnish & More! 10% Discount for Cash or Local Check 25%** Discount on Harris Products until Christmas **(15% discount on accounts)

Bequia this Week  

A handy calendar of events, aptly entitled "Bequia This Week", is published in print and on-line for this small Caribbean island every Frida...