Pniël Museum and Heritage Site


The Pniël Erfenis en Kultuur Trust (PEKT) was established by the Pniël Congregational Church in 2010 to develop and preserve the cultural history and heritage of Pniël.

All trustees have a passion and dedication to preserve the cultural heritage and traditions of Pniël:

Matthew (Matty) Cyster – Chairman

Matthew is a retired principal with a passion for sport, cultural heritage and traditions. With a zest for life, he is also the co-author of the book Pniël en Sy Mense.

Janine Myburgh – Treasurer

Currently employed at the University of Stellenbosch, Janine is involved in many aspects of church life and is an avid member of the church choir.

Sandra November – Secretary

Sandra is a primary school teacher who is dedicated to her family and church. She is a member of the Mission Council and is very involved in all aspects of life in Pniël.

Freddie Simpson – Trustee

As a retired teacher with keen interest in gardening, Freddie is a dedicated PÈtanque (boules) player and co-author of the book Pniël en Sy Mense.

Andrew Meyer – Trustee

Andrew is a retired pensioner and cricket player involved on the boards of local rugby and cricket.