Category: Leisure Activities

Entertainment, Leisure Activities

Time Square has reopened: Here’s what you need to know

Jun 30, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Big news, Hello Joburgers! Time Square in Menlyn Maine reopened its doors and welcomed guests yesterday. The team has been gearing up for this milestone occasion following the announcement on Wednesday, 17 June 2020 by President Cyril Ramaposa that casinos, hotels and restaurants would soon […]

Leisure Activities

Our favourite easy hobbies to take up

Jun 3, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Sewing, knitting and crafting may sound like things that your grandma would do, but if self-isolation has taught us anything, it’s that it’s important to have something other than the outside world to keep us busy. That’s why we’ve rounded up some amazing hobbies to […]

Leisure Activities

Dare to DIY: Easy projects to do around the house

May 19, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Since we’ve all been spending more time than usual at home, we thought it was only fitting that we compile a list of super-easy DIY projects to spruce up your space. We guarantee you that you’ll have a great time while doing them!   READ MORE […]

Dining Out, Leisure Activities

Casalinga Organic Farm — A welcome retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life

Apr 22, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Casalinga Organic Farm has been a welcome retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life for over 30 years, home to the iconic Casalinga Restaurant and Leafy Greens Cafe and Shop. READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE. Take some time out from your daily routine […]

Leisure Activities, Travel

Graskop Gorge Lift Co creates Panorama Route adventure hub

Apr 17, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Mpumalanga’s scenic Panorama Route now offers a new Adventure Hub that will give visitors to the area even more to do! The development is part of the second phase of the Graskop Gorge Lift Co, the first phase of which opened in December 2017 and […]

Leisure Activities, Our Top 5

Our top 5 reasons to visit Lionsrock Big Cat Sanctuary

Mar 10, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

As we move towards April, more and more Joburgers are deciding where they want to spend their Easter Break. We know that a lot are opting for the coast, but we’re recommending a fantastic vacation a little closer to home at Lionsrock Big Cat Sanctuary […]

Leisure Activities

What Joburgers really do on weekends

Mar 4, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Since this issue is all about living like a local, we thought we’d round up some realistic weekend activities for you to do. Because let’s face it – not every Joburger spends their weekend sightseeing!  READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE. Take fluffy for a walk   The City of Gold has so many amazing attributes, but […]

Entertainment, Leisure Activities

The Weekly Round-up #6: What to do in Joburg this weekend

Feb 28, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Happy FriYay Hello Joburgers! We don’t know about you, but we couldn’t be more ready for the weekend. Not to mention that this one’s a special, as the 29th of February only comes once every four years! READ MORE ON DINING OUT HERE. Take your fury […]

Drinks, Leisure Activities

The low down on this year’s Juliet Cullinan Standard Bank Wine Festival

Feb 24, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

The Juliet Cullinan Standard Bank Wine Festival proudly celebrates its 30th anniversary when it takes place at Summer Place in Johannesburg on May 5 and 6. READ MORE ON TRAVEL HERE. According to its founder Juliet Cullinan, it is now the world’s oldest wine event under […]

Leisure Activities

The Weekly Round-up #5: What to do in Joburg this weekend

Feb 21, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, we’re nearing the end of the month of love and if you’re feeling a come down after the excitement of Valentine’s Day, we’ve got you covered. From movies to dining out, the City of Gold is offering yet another amazing weekend in the […]