Category: Leisure Activities

Featured, Leisure Activities, Shopping

An underwater discovery awaits you at Cresta Shopping Centre

Jul 4, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Shoppers can imagine more this July, as Cresta Shopping Centre has revealed the new CrestAquarium – a modest exploration and showcase of life under the sea.   READ MORE ON ENTERTAINMENT HERE. The oceanic experience introduces the beauty and magic of marine life to shoppers and the surrounding community […]

Health, Leisure Activities

Celebrate life, movement and community with Secret Sunrise

Jun 27, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Leave your worries, inhibitions and stress at home, welcome in the new day and celebrate the beauty of a true African sunrise.  Secret Sunrise is a global community that celebrates life through music, movement and connection. The movement started under African skies and has spread all […]

Featured, Leisure Activities

Walking in winter wonderland … night markets for shopping and snacking

Jun 18, 2019, Author: Candice May

Joburg has chilly winters, but we take to the colder weather with gusto. While it’s tempting to spend the duration of June to September indoors, it’s far more fun to rug up and head to a night market – good tunes, the sizzle of saucepans […]

Leisure Activities

Our top ways to celebrate sweater weather in Jozi

May 1, 2019, Author: Candice May

We fall in love with autumn every year in Jozi. There are many reasons to love this season, from the vibrant colours of changing leaves and the crisp city air, to the replacement of your daily cold brew with a steaming-hot oat milk latte – […]

Kids, Leisure Activities

The action-packed Kids Gym has opened in Cedar Square!

Apr 30, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, the number of SA children suffering from obesity doubled in six years, according to recent reports, with the country’s children at risk from poor nutrition and the sedentary lifestyles that have become synonymous with increased access to tables and other technologies. This is […]

Leisure Activities

Are you ready to have a jam at sunrise?

Apr 29, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, by now you must have heard about the urban craze that is Secret Sunrise. So, what is it exactly and how can you get involved? Read on! READ MORE ON LEISURE ACTIVITIES HERE. Secret Sunrise is a global community that celebrates life, through movement and music. […]

Leisure Activities

A story that will warm your (lion) heart

Apr 15, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, we’re all aware that humans can form amazing bonds with animals. But have you ever heard of a human with an animal bond so strong that they can hug giraffes and hyenas and give lions foot massages? We thought not. Twenty-four-year-old South African […]

Leisure Activities

Johannesburg Holocaust & Genocide Centre opens with world class permanent exhibition

Apr 12, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, The Johannesburg Holocaust & Genocide Centre (JHGC), situated on Jan Smuts Avenue just across the road from the Four Seasons Hotel The Westcliff, invites Jozi locals and visitors to be amongst the first to see its world class permanent exhibition. Joburg joins many […]

Leisure Activities

Chocolate classes, workshops, tastings and tours to go cocoa for

Apr 3, 2019, Author: Candice May

Joburg has a proud sweet tooth – check out all the sugar-coated candy stores and frosty ice cream shops for proof – but the city has a particularly sweet spot saved for chocolate. Rich, robust and deliciously decadent, Jozi’s chocolate scene has never been better! Take […]

Drinks, Leisure Activities, Travel

Escape to the valley of wine

Apr 1, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, the famed Wacky Wine Weekend takes place from 7 – 9 June 2019. This well-established event has become a wine institution in the social calendars of people across the country. This Winter-festival attractswine connoisseurs, novices, families and friends alike travelling far and wide […]