INDABA 2017 opens media accreditation
Feb01

INDABA 2017 opens media accreditation

Members of the media can now apply online for accreditation to Africa’s Travel INDABA 2017, taking place from Tuesday 16th to Thursday 18 May 2017 at the ICC in Durban, South Africa. As part of South African Tourism’s refreshed commitment to the tourism industry and an even greater emphasis on collaborations with media, exhibitors and buyers alike, this year, the trade show will see some exciting enhancements. Regarded as one of the...

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Meetings Africa zooms into sustainability
Jan19

Meetings Africa zooms into sustainability

Sisa Ntshona, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of South African Tourism, today reinforced the importance of the business events industry to the continent’s economy during the launch of Meetings Africa 2017.  Regarded as Africa’s premier business events trade show, Meetings Africa will take place at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg from 27 February to 1 March 2017. This year’s theme is Sustainability.  Meetings Africa gives...

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Bushfire opens discounted 2017 tickets
Dec09

Bushfire opens discounted 2017 tickets

Just in time for the holidays, NOW is the time to secure your discounted Early Bird tickets for MTN Bushfire 2017, taking place from May 26 – 28th in the Malkerns Valley in Swaziland. Named by BBC as Africa’s Top Festival,  MTN Bushfire has seen ticket demand increase year-on-year, with the event selling out for the past two years. This high demand for MTN Bushfire tickets has resulted in the need for a more secure ticketing and...

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Lilizela Awards honours iconic Esther Mahlangu
Oct16

Lilizela Awards honours iconic Esther Mahlangu

It was a night of honour and glamour when the South African tourism industry celebrated its top business owners and service providers at the fourth annual Lilizela Tourism Awards this evening. Joined by various key industry players, South Africa’s Minister of Tourism, Mr Derek Hanekom, also announced the 2016 Minister’s Award at the star-studded gala event held at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg. This prestigious award,...

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The Met joins Nedbank Golf Challenge, Miss South Africa under Sun International
Sep30

The Met joins Nedbank Golf Challenge, Miss South Africa under Sun International

UPDATE – According to Michael Farr, Sun International Group General Manager: Brand and Communications this partnership is valid for five years with a further five-year option. He however, declined to share the value, as he stated: Sun International does not disclose sponsorship amounts outside of the contracting parties, so this information is not available. In 1883, a fleet-footed horse named Sir Hercules galloped into the...

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Nelspruit is fired-up for Jeep Warrior #6
Sep22

Nelspruit is fired-up for Jeep Warrior #6

This weekend, Kwanyoni Lodge in Nelspruit, is the host for South Africa’s top Warriors tackling Round 6 the country’s biggest obstacle races, the Jeep Warrior Series, powered by Reebok, taking place from 24 to 25 September 2016. A mere 16 km from Nelspruit, Kwanyoni Lodge will be packed with thousands of athletes who have entered to race over various course distances packed with obstacles, testing strength, skill and endurance, whilst...

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