Plett Tourism representation at Nordics Africa showcase 

Published: October 30th, 2018

South African Tourism participated in its second annual roadshow to the Nordic Region from October 17 – 26. The organisation applied a new model to applications for roadshows this year, ensuring a geographical spread of the products on show.

SA Tourism took ‘networks’ of South African products on the roadshow that incorporated products from across all nine provinces. The products were grouped in accordance with key experiences that SA Tourism has identified as marketable. These are Active Adventure, City Lifestyle, Coastal Beach, Cultural Roots, Scenic Outdoors and Wildlife Safari.

Several Garden Route products and their towns were represented, at six different locations including Aarhurst, Copenhagen, Gothenburg, Helsinki, Oslo and Stockholm. Plettenberg Bay was represented by Lara Mostert from SAASA (the South African Animal Sanctuary Alliance) and Natasha Marnewecke from Tube ‘n Axe and Ocean Blue Adventures. The four key pillars of focus for the Garden Route representatives included Active Adventure, Coastal Beach, Scenic Outdoors and Wildlife Safari experiences.

The Nordics Africa Showcase highlights exceptional travel products and experiences from Southern, East and Central Africa to wholesalers, tour operators and travel agents across the world. The roadshows are engaging and educational, designed to create strong business connections between African specialists and the suppliers participating on the roadshows.

Plett Tourism sponsored branded merchandise to be used as giveaways, and provided a video to showcase the many different activities and iconic locations in Plettenberg Bay. They also organised a treasure chest of product giveaways that were used to put different prize packages together to be awarded at each roadshow destination.

Local products from Plettenberg Bay and Tsitsikamma that participated with amazing prizes included;




  1. 113 Robberg B&B
  2. Anlin Beach House
  3. Bayside Lodge
  4. Bayview Hotel
  5. Bitou River Lodge
  6. Bosavern
  7. Christiana Lodge
  8. Cornerway House
  9. Fynbos Ridge Country Estate
  10. Hog Hollow Country Lodge
  11. Ingwe
  12. Kurland Hotel
  13. Plett River Lodge
  14. Redford House B&B
  15. Self at Plett
  16. Tamodi Lodge
  17. Tsitsikamma Village Inn
  18. Weldon House




  1. Afriabsail
  2. Africanyon
  3. Birds of Eden
  4. Blackwater Tubing
  5. Face Adrenaline
  6. Hog Hollow Horse Trails
  7. Ingwe Forest Adventures
  8. Jukani
  9. Kay & Monty Vineyards
  10. Lodestone Wine & Olives
  11. Monkeyland
  12. Ocean Blue Adventures
  13. Offshore Adventures
  14. Packwood Country Estate
  15. Plett Game Reserve
  16. Plett Puzzle Park
  17. Plett Wine Tours
  18. Plettenvale Wine Estate
  19. Pro Dive
  20. Qolweni Town Tour
  21. Stormsriver Canopy Tours
  22. Tsitsikamma Falls Adventures
  23. Tube ‘n Axe
  24. Untouched Adventures
  1. Arias at Stormsriver
  2. Kay & Monty Vineyards
  3. Lodestone Wine & Olives
  4. Moss & Maple
  5. The Fat Fish


Plett Tourism encourages all local tourism products to participate with their online Travel & Trade research initiative to assist with their forthcoming strategy. For more information and to participate with the research, please contact Patty Butterworth on 0834535331 or email

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