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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

Change lives with your small change.

We all have one. That vessel at home where you toss all those irritating coins that weigh you down and clutter your wallet. Occasionally we…
Friday, 17 February 2017 02:23 Written by

Stategy Workshop for Knysna & Partners

On the 18th & 19th January, Knysna & Partners hosted an open invitation strategy workshop at Villa Castolini, the well known Tuscan-styled guesthouse positioned high…
Friday, 20 January 2017 03:29 Written by

The Octopus Garden Under the Sea

For the past year, something quite extraordinary has been taking shape in a humble-double garage of the new Care & Respite Centre in Smutsville. When…
Thursday, 19 January 2017 11:22 Written by

Glendyrr Fick shifts gears in career path

Glendyrr Fick, Manager of Trade and Development for Knysna & Partners (formerly Knysna Tourism), has recently been appointed by World Sport as Festival Manager for…
Thursday, 12 January 2017 14:39 Written by

Pay it forward this year

Knysna Executive Mayor, Eleanore Bouw-Spies is asking residents of Greater Knysna to consider paying it forward at the start of this new school year.“Being a…
Friday, 06 January 2017 02:31 Written by

Rip Current Warning - 28 Dec 2016 - 2 Jan 2017

Tomorrow morning at 08h53, Thursday the 29th of December, the monthly New Moon occurs. This means that the twice monthly Spring Tide (which occurs every…
Thursday, 29 December 2016 08:50 Written by

Greater Knysna has water crisis

With the storage dams levels dropping, the water flowing over the Knysna River weir by a mere 10mm and the Gouna River’s flow coming to…
Thursday, 22 December 2016 13:31 Written by

Please support 39 fire victims in Knysna

Eighteen families recently lost everything in a dreadful fire in Witlokasie. The Knysna Municipality is in the process of providing replacement homes for these victims.…
Friday, 09 December 2016 04:03 Written by

StreetSmart diners raise R50 000 in Knysna

StreetSmart SA, an organisation dedicated to helping street children rebuild their lives through donations from restaurants in the Western Cape, Garden Route and Gauteng, has…
Thursday, 08 December 2016 13:52 Written by

The Gift of Giving

It appears the spirit of Christmas is alive and well in Sedgefield! A couple of weeks back, the Sedgefield branch of Knysna & Partners, in…
Thursday, 08 December 2016 13:29 Written by
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