Born and raised in Parow, Melandi is a 20 year old “sleeping beauty” (She’s known for taking every opportunity to nap). Due to a knee injury, she discovered a knack for admin and office work. She has grown so much spiritually and emotionally. Her selfies are iconic and through them, she has documented the year well. She loves music, tea and a good chat. She has applied for a second year at Rocklands.
CAITLYN DE LANGE, INTERN 2017
Caitlyn is from FishHoek, and has followed in her sister’s footsteps. She has a crazy personality and an infectious laugh. Her spontaneous “high school musical” moments has brightened up the year. She loves exploring, singing and working with little people. She has been accepted to study and work at Sunvalley Primary School in 2018.
AMBER VAN REENEN, INTERN 2017
Amber was born in Durban and raised in Cape Town. Her amazing hosting skills were admired by the team and she loved all the small “fluffy kittens” – the kids. Creating delicious dishes are her passion and in 2018 she will be studying at International Hotel School. Because of her hosting skills she has made connections with the biggest hospitality industry in Canada.
MEG BLANCKENBERG, INTERN 2017
Meg is a bubbly 18 year old from Cape Town who grew up visiting Rocklands Centre and the Easoms. In 2014 she got a taste of what interns do and knew that she had to be a part of it. She has passion for missionary work and is always willing to give her all. Meg believes that Yahweh has given her this opportunity to strengthen her walk with Him. She has applied for a senior position for next year at Rocklands.
LERATO BEAUTY NGWIRA, INTERN 2017
Lerato, known to the team as Lira, is from Joburg. Her smile and infectious laugh brightened the day and she loved being around her friends. Sadly she was home sick most of the time and, halfway through the year, went back to rewrite her matric papers. She got offered a bursary to study and said her goodbyes.
AIDAN ARRISON, INTERN 2017
Aidan is from Mitchells Plain. He as been fortunate to have been able to travel and experience God’s mighty creation. Aidan’s loud and energetic personality has left a mark on many campers. He has a love for teaching.He has a big heart and is always willing to help others.
JASON ADAMS, INTERN 2017
Jason is from Mitchells Plain and matriculated 2015. As a pastor’s son he struggled through his teenage years, only getting saved early 2017. With God’s guidance, he radically changed his life, job and location. He was the clown of the year and the mamas in the kitchen adored him. He feels his calling is from 1 Timothy 4:6-16 and will be studying ministry next year joined with helping here at Rocklands as a senior intern.