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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

Business as usual in Knysna

It’s business as usual in Knysna. That’s the message from Elmay Bouwer, chairperson of the Knysna Tourism board, who today confirmed that despite the extensive…
Monday, 12 June 2017 07:37 Written by

Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival to go ahead as planned

Knysna Tourism has confirmed that the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival is going ahead as planned. Speaking on behalf of the sponsors, the Knysna…
Friday, 09 June 2017 14:36 Written by

Pick n Pay Seafood Wednesday - Celebrating the best of seafood!

The highly-anticipated Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival takes place from 7 to 16 July 2017. The variety of events makes it a fabulous holiday…
Friday, 09 June 2017 03:42 Written by

An Exciting & Significant landmark in the heart of South Africa's Garden Route

The multiple award-winning WILD OATS Community Farmers' Market is located on the outskirts of the tiny coastal town of Sedgefield, adjacent to the beautiful Swartvlei…
Friday, 09 June 2017 03:33 Written by

The Phantom Returns to Knysna - #TrailTownSA

Its back!! The most hauntingly beautiful experience of the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival, The Simola Phantom makes its ghostly appearance again this year…
Friday, 09 June 2017 02:58 Written by

Mind, Body & Soul Connection Week in Knysna

For the first time ever there will be a Body, Mind and Spirit week of workshops included in the Pick ‘n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival…
Friday, 09 June 2017 02:47 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

Ride with a Local in #TrailTownSA

There is a local group of riders in Knysna, who have been blazing trails for the past 30 years. These pioneers of our cycling world…
Friday, 09 June 2017 02:37 Written by

Knysna Oyster Festival showcase local Craft talent

THE Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival once again will provide a showcase for our local crafters at the Knysna Living Local Collective Craft shop.…
Friday, 02 June 2017 08:24 Written by

Mila’s Meals: The Beginning & The Basics by Knysna local - #FoodJourney

Mila’s Meals: The Beginning & The Basics by Knysna local Catherine Barnhoorn has been awarded the prestigious Best in the World Gourmand World Cookbook Award…
Friday, 02 June 2017 04:02 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

Organic #FoodJourney @ The Grain Mill Bistro

All the buzz words and hashtags associated with fresh organic food and healthy eating are ticked off at the The Organic Market Bistro, situated in…
Thursday, 25 May 2017 14:50 Written by

Our annual visitors have arrived - #WhaleTales

Southern right whales have come into Knysna waters, the earliest in five years for this time of the year. Ocean Odyssey's Evelyn Pepler said she…
Thursday, 25 May 2017 13:56 Written by

BIG5 Challenge attracts BIG name Elites

The 8th Annual BIG5 Challenge is fast approaching and the competition for podium spots is heating up with the likes of Bradley Weiss, Davide Del…
Thursday, 25 May 2017 13:29 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…

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