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SARPA Annual Convention

SARPA Annual Convention

SARPA, as a not-for-profit association is always focused on giving back to its members in the form of a convention and various member benefits.  This convention aims to share information and knowledge between role-players in the revenue protection environment and to equip our members’ utilities to minimise revenue losses.

Date: Thursday, 22 August 2019 – Friday, 23 August 2019
Venue: Piesang Valley Community Hall, Plettenberg Bay
Theme: Operating in a Dark Revenue Protection Environment with Diminished Cash Flow – in the Light of Scarce Resources
Proudly hosted by:  Bitou Local Municipality

Every year more and more Municipal Managers, Chief Financial Officers, Councillors, Electrical, Civil ...more


Garden Route Hospitality Trade Fair

Garden Route Hospitality Trade Fair

Don't miss the Garden Route's only Hospitality Trade Fair dedicated to hospitality industry suppliers and services along the Garden Route.

4 September 2019 | 11am - 4pm | Emily Moon River Lodge | FREE Entry | 40+ Exhibitors

Mediaboxx Events hosts the only trade show focused on hospitality industry suppliers and services on the Garden Route, in Plettenberg Bay. This year’s event will host more than 40 select tourism and travel trade vendors to showcase their products. Confirmed products include linen, beds and bedding, amenities, coffee, crockery, cutlery, industry services and marketing opportunities.

The trade fair takes place on the 4th of September from 11am – 4pm, at Emily Moon ...more


Another evening of Glorious Music with Trio de Musique

Another evening of Glorious Music with Trio de Musique

PAWS TEAMS UP WITH DOTSURE PET INSURANCE TO PRESENT ANOTHER  EVENING OF GLORIOUS MUSIC

PAWS are happy to announce their fourth Glorious Music Concert, which will take place on Saturday 7 September. The talented and popular Trio de Musique from Cape Town can’t wait to return to Plett to delight us with a new repertoire of marvelous music.

Date: Sat 7th Spetember 2019
Time: 18:30 (concert starts at 19:15)
Venue: Ouland Royale, Airport Road
Tickets: R250.00 ea
Bookings: Marsja Hall-Green 073 645 9476 or 044 533 4578

Plett audiences have come to expect an exceptional evening at Ouland Royale,  the  perfect venue for this annual musical event.  This time, the renowned ...more


The First World Champions

The First World Champions

Following a great reception earlier this year, Michael Charton will return to Plett to tell his second story: THE FIRST WORLD CHAMPIONS.

The story is flush with nostalgia and emotion, but is inherently less intense than MY FATHER’S COAT. The story explores the origins of the unique rivalry between the All Blacks and the Springboks: two countries united in their passion for rugby, but divided by their politics.

A forgotten Springbok tour of New Zealand in 1937 provides the platform and characters through which Michael brings this story to life. His message celebrates of the value system associated with rugby’s amateur era and it serves as a nostalgic reminder of what is important in life and ...more


Dr Evil Classic 2019

Dr Evil Classic 2019

The Dr Evil Classic Three Day Stage Race starts on 19 September 2019 just outside of Plettenberg Bay. Stage 1 include the famous Plettenberg Bay Game Reserve, Stage 2 Kurland Hotel and Polo Estate and the final leg, Stage 3 Cairnbrogie Dairy Farm. Distances vary from 50 - 73km per stage.

The stage race is aimed at people who are fit enough to do the Karoo to Coast as well, and promises that the two days before the final day will NOT be more difficult than the final day of racing! “If you set the goal and put sensible training time in – you will love the three days of racing. You can also choose to go hard and hurt or to take it easy and soak up the magnificent scenery that this adventure has to ...more


SA Eventing Championships

SA Eventing Championships

One of South Africa’s premier horse-riding events now includes a variety of exciting outdoor events for the non-equestrian, making it a weekend of sport for the whole family to enjoy.

21 - 23 September 2019

More to follow...


Plett HIGH FIVE

Plett HIGH FIVE

Choose your personal 5
from over 30 Plett adventures on offer

The boss of adventure destinations, Plettenberg Bay, is bringing out the big guns for a season of adventure in nature: brace yourself for the Plett HIGH FIVE, the best excuse to head to Plett from 23 – 29 September 2019.

Plett is the cross-country of adventure destinations in South Africa, arguably the world. With more than 30 adventures across the region, from the forests of Harkerville to the mountains of Tsitsikamma, Plett is the ultimate base camp from which to tackle the toughest, most insane adventures to be found.

Canyoning, abseiling, zip-lining, scuba and sky-diving, swimming with seals, quad biking, blackwater tubing and, of ...more


Robberg Xpress Trail Run

Robberg Xpress Trail Run

This year's Robberg Xpress Trail Run takes place on Sunday 29 September, and like before consists of the 1okm Robberg Xpress tough run and the 5km Shy Shark scenic run.

Date: Sun 29 Sept 2019
Time: 7am registration, 8am start
Entry: R150 for the 10km | R80 for the 5km
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Seeff Tour de Plett

Seeff Tour de Plett

The 9th running of the Seeff Tour de Plett MTB race will be on Saturday October 12th, 2019.

The event caters to all tastes by offering multiple distances (70km, 45km and a 16km Fun Ride). The routes showcase Plett and the surrounding areas and provide access to new areas.

DATE: October 12, 2019 
TIME: 08h30
VENUE: Keurbooms Lagoon Caravan Park

The Kwano Cycling Academy, which is based at Murray High School in Kwanokathula, is the major beneficiary of this race.

With a new Start and Finish venue at The Keurbooms Lagoon Caravan Park and a kiddies fun ride and great race village, there is something for everyone. The new start finish area has resulted in some route changes but the good stuff from previous routes will all be there.


The Wild Corridor MTB Tour 2019

The Wild Corridor MTB Tour 2019

The Wild Corridor is not just a ride, it’s a life experience – true to it’s routes following elephant migratory corridors between the Knysna Forests and Baviaanskloof.

Dates: 15-19 October 2019

This 4 day tour has been beautifully curated by an experienced team of organisers, including our host, Kevin Evans. Each overnight location has been chosen for its individual character and intimacy.

After a day spent riding through the corridor, riders will arrive at already set up camps, where they will be able to enjoy cold beverages, sumptuous food and fireside banter. There will be a variety of entertainment on select evenings as well as the opportunity to connect with fellow riders, before ...more


Wittedrift Birding Festival

Wittedrift Birding Festival

The first-ever Wittedrift Birding Festival will take place in Plettenberg Bay on South Africa’s picturesque Garden Route in October.

Dates:  Saturday 19 to Sunday 27 October 2019
Times: Daily
Venue: Wittedrift (Registration at Eventide Lodge)
Tickets: From R100 to R310
Tickets from: www.wittedriftway.co.za or WhatsApp 074 126 6775 or email hello@wittedriftway.co.za

Wittedrift is an area of outstanding natural beauty and is home to 180 species of birdlife, including the blue crane, fish eagle, jackal buzzard, Denham’s bustard, Cape batis, Knysna turaco, and brown-hooded, pied, giant and malachite kingfishers.

The quiet village lies at the centre of one of South Africa’s best ecotourism ...more


Plett Rage 2019

Plett Rage 2019

Plett Rage the dates for the event in 2019 are:

Dates: 29 Nov - 6 Dec 2019

Further details will follow in due course...