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Popup Market at Down to Earth

Popup Market at Down to Earth

Join us at the pop-up Market at Down to Earth restaurant at Plett River Lodge on Sunday 23 February 2020 - 24 February 2020 from 9am to 5pm. We’ll be hosting our pop-up market again this year! Come and find some gorgeous ...more

Posted: February 19th, 2020

A David Muller Double Bill

A David Muller Double Bill

David Muller returns to Plett with his engaging and entertaining performances. On the 14th March 2020 he will present a unique Double Bill in aid of Lunchbox Theatre's educational theatre shows and workshops in local ...more

Posted: February 18th, 2020

Plett real estate business sponsors literary festival in Knysna

Plett real estate business sponsors literary...

A local real estate business, Pam Golding Properties in Plett, has once again sponsored the Knysna Literary Festival which takes place this year from 6-8 March 2020. Ling Dobson and Gordon Schutte Presented by Pam Golding ...more

Posted: February 17th, 2020

Anti-apartheid activist advocate Willie Hofmeyr at Plett History Festival

Anti-apartheid activist advocate Willie Hofme...

Plett locals had an opportunity to spend a night with one of South Africa’s foremost legal minds, Advocate Willie Hofmeyr at the Plett Angling Club this past Thursday. The talk was part of the Plett History Festival which ...more

Posted: February 17th, 2020

Plett featured in Vrouekeur magazine

Plett featured in Vrouekeur magazine

Plett was featured in the most recent issue of Vrouekeur magazine. For our Afrikaans readers, here's a snippet and a link to the full article... enjoy :-) Ons gooi laatmiddag moeg ons bagasie by ons verblyf af en teen ...more

Posted: February 16th, 2020

Heritage Stroll/Meander, and a brief Historic Talk

Heritage Stroll/Meander, and a brief Historic...

The Heritage Stroll /Meander, and brief Historic Talk is a FREE EVENT as part of the inaugural Watercourse History Fest in Plett – Saturday 15th February 2020. Leigh M Dunn, a third-generation Plett resident with a Plett ...more

Posted: February 12th, 2020

Newsletter #215

Newsletter #215

Plett is South Africa’s biggest coastal going-home destination compared to other coastal towns. Read about this and more in the latest Plett Tourism newsletter. ...more

Posted: February 12th, 2020

Podcast on the upcoming History Fest in Plett

Podcast on the upcoming History Fest in Plett

Mike Kantey, organiser of the upcoming Watercourse History Fest in Plett, spoke with Gordon Hoffman of local radio station MC 90.3 FM about the event which kicks off this week on Thursday 13th February. The event takes place ...more

Posted: February 11th, 2020

Fun Trivia Quiz

Fun Trivia Quiz

General Knowledge Fun Quiz to be held at Plett Bowling Club on Thursday 19th March.  As usual, the evening includes a light supper and plenty of prizes! Date: Thu 19 March 2020 Time: 18h30 Venue: Plett Bowling Club Price: ...more

Posted: February 7th, 2020

Marine Biologist’s report to assist with problem of seal carcasses on Plett beaches

Marine Biologist’s report to assist wit...

Over the last approximately 2 years, dead and rotting seals on Plett beaches have caused concern and not a little offence to residents and visitors.  The Plett environmental forums and the Bitou Beach Management department ...more

Posted: February 7th, 2020

Plett local campaigns for town to be accessible to differently-abled

Plett local campaigns for town to be accessib...

Rita Hardaker has been working behind the scenes for a number of years in Plett, campaigning for public spaces and tourism establishments to upgrade in order to accommodate the differently-abled.  Bitou municipality has ...more

Posted: February 6th, 2020

Plett the coastal town with highest increase in traffic volume over December

Plett the coastal town with highest increase...

Vehicle tracking data has revealed that Plett is South Africa's biggest coastal going-home destination compared to other coastal destinations, taking into account that the number of people in the town nearly doubles, and that ...more

Posted: February 6th, 2020