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Expedition Africa 2016 has brought 54 teams of four from 19 countries to our shores. These 216 competitors will call Sedgefield’s Pink Lake Marina home until the start of the race on Sunday. But before the seriousness of the adventure racing starts, all participants will be cycling to the Mosaic Village & Outdoor Market carrying their country’s flag this Saturday at 11:00.

Sharp Art – #KnysnaMade
In a humble workshop in Belvidere, overlooking the broad sweep of the Knysna Estuary, Graham Sparks has been hand crafting knives of extraordinary quality for many years. From the blade to the handle, each component of his knives is flawless and a mark of superior workmanship.

Visit Knysna – and have an eco-friendly stay
We live in a region blessed with rather extraordinary illustrations of nature’s bounty: large areas of unsullied natural assets which draw thousands of visitors each year. Our tourism industry is one of our most valued economic sectors and we boast a multitude of accommodation options to suit all tastes and budgets. Fortunately, there is also a rising trend to cater for the eco-conscious traveller.

Diarise the date! Oyster Festival packaging workshop
The Festival will run from 1 – 10 July, 2016, and the organisers have identified the midweek period – Tuesday 5, Wednesday 6, and Thursday 7 July – as an ideal opportunity for people from places like Mossel Bay, Oudtshoorn, and Port Elizabeth to enjoy in the culinary experiences of the Festival.

Niche marketing pays off for Knysna at Indaba 2016
Knysna & Partners’ niche marketing strategies drew serious attention at South African Tourism’s Indaba 2016 – which resulted in serious enquiries from tour operators and other organisations.

Knysna entrepreneur charms Tourism Indaba
Artist and tour guide Peggy Dlephu of Peggy’s African Art & Tours attended this year’s SA Tourism Indaba as a newbie – and came back as a star.

Top 10 Activities for Kids in Knysna
The Greater Knysna Area is the perfect playground for a child. There are a wide range of entertaining activities which promise not only rip-roaring fun but which also afford children the opportunity to connect with – and gain an appreciation of – our natural environment.

The Kiting adventure in a nutshell
Local Sedgefield restaurateur and kite surfer, Neels Swanepoel started kiting around 2006. “This was before we had any instructors in the Garden Route and it was a pretty perilous learning curve,” he explained.

The Knysna motor show held on Sunday May 1, 2016 turned out to be a real blockbuster event and beating all expectations.


Catch SUZI & GLYNN live at Blend Restaurant on Friday, 13 May from 8pm – 11pm & on Sunday 15 May, SHAZA will perform from 1 – 4pm.
For more information contact: 044 384 0493

Don’t forget to follow Expedition Africa, the 500 km adventure race taking place in our area. Please support the 54 teams from 19 countries competing in this event.

Don’t miss the start of the Winter Long Table at Kilzer’s Kitchen today 13 May 4pm – 9pm, every Friday for Winter.
For more information contact: 044 382 0135

Celebrate World Bellydance Day on Sat 14 May from 7 pm @ Knysna Angling Club. R40 pp. Bring a cushion to sit on.
For more information contact: 072 369 191

Treat Dad to a delicious lunch @ Benguela Brasserie & Restaurant at Lakeside Lodge & Spa. Sit back, relax and unwind. R350 – R395 pp
For more information or contact: 044 343 1844 LIVE ENTERTAINMENT
Gordi Brown’s Big Time Blues Harmonica will be performing Live at Belvidere Manor on 17 May 2016. Tickets are R100.00, available from FAMSA Knysna –
For more information contact: 044 382 5129

Don’t miss the Friday Night Market this Friday from 4pm – 8pm for some good local food, entertainment, stalls or just good company. Follow the scarecrows up Welbedach Lane. For more information contact: 044 382 5316

Don’t miss the Wild Oats Community Farmers Market blending people from diverse backgrounds, uniting urban and rural in a mix, every Saturday from
07:30 – 12pm. For more info contact: 044 883 1177

Join the rural and rustic, but vibey and vital Harkerville Market it’s definitely all you could ever hope for in a typical South African Saturday Market. For more info contact: 084 510 9939

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