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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


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

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

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

Knysna's Tourism Industry will triumph

SA Tourism joins all citizens, stakeholders, businesses and the country at large in support of the communities affected by the fires in Knysna and surrounding…
Thursday, 22 June 2017 14:21 Written by


On Thursday Knysna Tourism launched the #KnysnaRises logo which shows the Knysna loerie/ turaco rising like a phoenix from the “flames” and was inspired by…
Friday, 16 June 2017 11:01 Written by

#KnysnaRises, #VisitKnysna, we are Open For Business!

With the fire disaster hitting Knysna on the 7th of June there has been a lot of concern about the future of tourism and its…
Friday, 16 June 2017 09:08 Written by

Qhubeka and the #KnysnaFires

There was much excitement earlier in the week when 50 Qhubeka bicycles as well as handmade blankets, scarves and beanies arrived in Knysna to assist…
Friday, 16 June 2017 08:52 Written by

Sedgefielders pull together in Crisis

It has always been known that Sedgefielders pull together in a crisis - but in the last week the community more than outdid themselves, with…
Friday, 16 June 2017 08:34 Written by

Help Knysna's unsung conservation heroes - #LivingJewels #KnysnaMade

They walk among us. Selfless souls from our community who work tirelessly, week after week, for no financial reward. Why? Because each one of them…
Friday, 09 June 2017 02:41 Written by

Knysna Municipality confirms a new 3 year service level agreement with Knysna & Partners at 26 May 2017 Council Meeting

Knysna & Partners welcome the decision by the council to renew their support for tourism in Knysna and surrounds. Tourism is an integral part of…
Friday, 26 May 2017 14:04 Written by

Operational Guidelines for Community-Based Tourism in South Africa

The role of communities in tourism in South Africa is strongly emphasised in a series of national policies and instruments that were established over the…


To all friends and neighbours of the Brenton Blue butterfly – welcome to your latest newsletter! Your management committee (MC) includes representatives from CapeNature, WESSA,…
Friday, 19 May 2017 07:18 Written by

Mitchell's craft beer announces new brand design

Mitchell’s has introduced fresh packaging designs for its familiar beers, known for the stories behind their names; Forester’s Lager, Bosun’s Pale Ale, Milk & Honey…
Thursday, 18 May 2017 13:31 Written by

Octopus Garden opens this weekend

Sedgefield is fast becoming the mosaic capital in Africa as a result of the Sedgefield community mosaic art tourism and job creation project, Masithandane, believes…
Thursday, 30 March 2017 14:21 Written by

On Foot in the Garden Route

On Foot in the Garden Route’s much awaited 4th edition, covering walks in the area from Dana Bay to Buffalo Bay, has been published. Author…
Thursday, 23 March 2017 14:18 Written by

2017 Knysna Motor Show attracts amazing cars and motorcycles

The exhibitors' list for the Knysna Motor Show sponsored by Sanlam Private Wealth is filling up - and the organisers say that this year's event…
Wednesday, 15 March 2017 09:22 Written by


For motoring and motorsport enthusiasts, their love of the automobile has been fostered over years of dreaming about iconic cars and the drivers that made…
Wednesday, 15 March 2017 09:08 Written by


It’s hot, it’s exciting and it is spreading a wave of love across the Garden Route … Tshisa Talent! After 4 years of great success…
Wednesday, 15 March 2017 08:55 Written by

Second Discovery Sport Industry Awards Nomination for Jaguar Simola Hillclimb

The Jaguar Simola Hillclimb continues to grow in stature, having received its second consecutive nomination for the prized Discovery Sport Industry Awards, and being included…
Thursday, 02 March 2017 08:46 Written by
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