Category: Leisure Activities

Leisure Activities

Lion & Safari Park – the perfect pitch for a staycation

Nov 13, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

The Lion & Safari Park has become a world-class facility offering locals and tourists a memorable wildlife experience at a reasonable price.  READ MORE ON ENTERTAINMENT HERE. Here you are guaranteed to get close to some of Africa’s favourite animals and you can even hand-feed giraffes, ostriches and various antelope species. The park is home to a variety of indigenous species like lions, cheetahs, hyenas, leopards, wild dogs, sable antelope, kudus, nyalas and […]

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It’s here. It’s time. It’s purple! Fall in love with the lilac goddesses

Nov 11, 2019, Author: Candice May

When mid-October rolls around, the jacaranda trees stretch their dreamy purple limbs out across Joburg until the end of November, bringing floral joy and feeding the Instagram masses. Now we’re in the thick of jacaranda season, so we’ve rounded up our top spots to go tree hunting […]

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SPAR Carols by Candlelight with Jacaranda FM

Nov 11, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, the annual SPAR Carols by Candlelight with Jacaranda FM sees thousands flock to its Johannesburg and Pretoria events each year – drawing a massive crowd of families from all over Gauteng and neighbouring provinces to bring their picnic gear and share in the festive cheer. READ […]

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Italy comes to South Africa for an authentic cultural experience + WIN 5 double tickets

Nov 8, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Italy is world-renowned for its famous wines, cuisine and sizzling sports cars and South Africans will get a chance to sample the very best of Italy at the second edition of “Vino in Piazza, Wines of Italy” event from the 22nd to the 24th November […]

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Year-end celebrations at The Farm Inn: A country hotel in the city

Oct 30, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Among shiny city rooftops lies The Farm Inn – a 42-hectare piece of land boasting some of the best farm-style experiences for your corporate event. READ MORE ON ENTERTAINMENT HERE.   A pink Bougainvillea colours the entrance to The Farm Inn’s reception and the sweet smell of spring […]

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Young Blood: Sport of Kings – behind the scenes

Oct 30, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

For many, when thinking of horse racing in its heyday, it inspires visions of vintage racing greats such as Muis Roberts, Fred Rickaby and Harry and Bridget Oppenheimer to mention but a few. Whilst in some respects the sport has seen significant changes over the […]

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The Maslow is hosting a Veuve Clicquot picnic

Oct 14, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

The Maslow Sandton’s summer social Sundays are back. Languish on lush, sprawling lawns while tucking into indulgent treats under warm African skies. For a picnic of the most lavish kind, claim your spot at the The Maslow on Sunday, 27 October 2019. READ MORE ON […]

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Let’s paint Jozi rainbow colours – a snapshot of this month’s must-do activities

Oct 9, 2019, Author: Carly Ritz

Living and expressing our gender, sexuality and identity is something to celebrate every day. But with October being Pride Month, now is a great time to revel in the freedom to be whoever we want to be … together!  READ MORE ON ENTERTAINMENT HERE. Pride of Africa Lifestyle Conference  The Pride of Africa Lifestyle […]

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Killarney Country Club is a hub of leisure activities

Sep 4, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Killarney Country Club (KCC), formerly known as The Transvaal Automobile Club (TAC), was formed in 1903 to foster automobilism in the greater Johannesburg area.  In 1911, the club moved to Cooke’s Farm in Killarney, and from then on developed its sporting and social facilities for the local community. In […]

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Child’s play – activities that will make you feel young again

Aug 29, 2019, Author: Amber Richardson

Sometimes we all miss the simplicity of being young. Swinging on monkey bars, colouring in and just admit it, we even miss jumping castles. Life can often be so serious, so it’s time to put your phone down and get ready to have some good […]