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Flavours winner uses money to expand catering business

Local Green Chef Melven Mene, winner of this year’s Knysna Oyster Festival event, Flavours of Knysna, has used his prize money of R10,000 as part…
Friday, 04 August 2017 02:54 Written by

Rastafari Earth Festival – A Celebration of One Love

July 23rd marks the birthday (or what is referred to as the 'earth day') of the Rastafarian's spiritual messiah, His Majesty Haile Selassie I. The…
Friday, 10 June 2016 01:50 Written by

Oyster Festival message from Knysna Tourism

We are thrilled with the attendance numbers at the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival this year, particularly in light of the devastating Knysna fire…
Friday, 21 July 2017 03:03 Written by

The Simola Phantom – a sell-out event

As the full moon performed its lunar showcase, close to 400 adventurous trail runners and trail walkers -equipped with their headlamps – went out into…
Thursday, 20 July 2017 14:15 Written by


A town rallies together to make memorable trail running experiencesIt was a trail running experience none of the 600 participating athletes will ever forget. The…
Thursday, 20 July 2017 14:09 Written by

Pick n Pay Seafood Wednesday - A celebration of seafood!

Pick n Pay Seafood Wednesday delivered on its promise of being better than ever as the event brought together the best Knysna has to offer…
Friday, 14 July 2017 04:08 Written by

Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival Highlights - 13 July 2017

Eager mountain biking enthusiasts and Masterati BIG5 Challenge competitors gathered at the slightly chilly start of the Momentum Health MTB X course this morning.This is…
Thursday, 13 July 2017 14:09 Written by

Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival Highlights - 12 July 2017

Wednesday saw the Events and Environmental Sustainability Master Class take place at Green Chef’s at The Old Gaol. The Events incubation Programme is on one…
Thursday, 13 July 2017 14:04 Written by

Successful Knysna Cycle Tour kickstarts Oyster Festival

This year’s Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival kicked off with a successful Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour which saw thousands of cyclists descend on Knysna…
Thursday, 13 July 2017 14:01 Written by

Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival Highlights - 09 July 2017

Early this morning eager paddlers gathered at the Knysna Yacht Club to participate in the Harbour2Heads Lagoon Challenge, a marathon style canoe event on the…
Thursday, 13 July 2017 13:57 Written by

Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival Officially Opened

(Knysna, South Africa – 6 July 2017) The Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival was officially opened at Whe+ restaurant in Knysna last night (Thursday…
Friday, 07 July 2017 14:00 Written by

2017 Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival Ready to go!

The day has arrived! Tents are set, events are ready, and the weather is stunning... We are ready for the 2017 Pick n Pay Knysna…
Friday, 07 July 2017 13:48 Written by

The FNB Family Forest Hike at the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival

The legendary Harkerville Trails are considered mountain biking and trail running Utopia. We provide the opportunity for people of all ages and fitness levels to…
Friday, 07 July 2017 06:47 Written by


Shadow Minister of Tourism Hon James Vos MP will officially open the 2017 Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival at a function on Thursday 6…
Friday, 30 June 2017 07:24 Written by

Pink Loerie starts preening feathers for 2018

The Pink Loerie Mardi Gras and Arts Festival is fluffing out its tail feathers as it returns to Knysna in 2018 with a new committee…
Friday, 30 June 2017 07:08 Written by

A message of hope for Knysna

When Plascon’s Corporate and Digital Communication Specialist Zurita Moore approached Knysna Tourism vice chairperson Ypie Kigma about getting involved in rebuilding Knysna after the devastating…
Friday, 23 June 2017 09:53 Written by

#RideForALocal says Knysna Cycle Tour!

The Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour is going ahead despite the recent devastating fires and will celebrate its 30th year with exciting new routes & rides!…
Friday, 23 June 2017 09:40 Written by

The #Best10DaysOfWinter are here

The annual Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival is one of South Africa’s most popular festivals, with huge appeal for sports lovers, families, foodies and…
Thursday, 22 June 2017 14:32 Written by


It is on. Festival Trail Run goes ahead. Despite the challenges posed by the worst natural disaster in the history of the Garden Route, organisers…
Thursday, 22 June 2017 14:28 Written by

Knysna will Rise stronger than before - Knysna Executive Mayor

Last week, council resolved that the Knysna Disaster Relief Fund will focus on providing humanitarian assistance that will benefit all the communities of Greater Knysna…
Thursday, 22 June 2017 14:24 Written by

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