Table Mountain Park sets differential fees

The Table Mountain National Park (TMNP) has implemented new differential conservation fees, effective 1 November 2017. The implementation is an effort by South African National Parks (SANParks) to align TMNP fees with the rest of SANParks where differential fees were implemented as early as...

1 Nov 2017

Marakele National Park to increase prices

Marakele National Park is set to increase its prices. Fees for South African citizens will be R48 and R24 for adults and children. Fees for SADC nationals will be R96 and R48 for adults and children. Standard conservation fees will be R192 and R96 for adults and children. The price increase is...

27 Oct 2017

SANParks to launch 4x4 experience

SANParks Honorary Rangers are to launch an exclusive 4x4 forest experience route through the Wilderness Section of the Garden Route National Park for Heritage weekend. Adventure enthusiasts will have three different routes to choose from and the routes will feature indigenous forests, fynbos and...

11 Aug 2017

Special CEO award presented to Fhumulani Sidney Mikosi

The head guide at Marakele National Park , Fhumulani Sidney Mikosi, has been awarded the Special CEO Award at the annual South African National Parks (SANParks) Kudu Awards which was held at the Gallagher Estate, Midrand. Mikosi, labelled the 'jungle encyclopaedia', was also nominated for the...

28 Nov 2016

Closing date extended for Cape Town Tourism Board Development Fund

The Cape Town Tourism Board Development Fund has extended their closing date for applications to 11 November 2016. The fund programme assists Historically Disadvantaged Individuals (HDI's) to grow their existing SMME tourism business through skill transfer, partnership, enterprise and supplier...

8 Nov 2016

Marakele head guide wins at Provincial Lilizela awards

Sidney Fhumulani Mikosi, Marakele National Park's head guide, has been awarded the best nature guide in Limpopo at the prestigious Limpopo Provincial Lilizela awards held in Burgersfort. Sidney has been with Marakele National Park since 2009 and boasts several accolades to his name including the...

23 Sep 2016

Johann Strydom leaves World Leisure Holidays

Johann Strydom has resigned as managing director of World Leisure Holidays after seven-and-a half years at the tour operating company. World Leisure Holidays will continue to operate under the strategic direction of its holding company Sun Limited, and day-to-day operations will be overseen by...

13 Jan 2016

New website unpacks safari experience
New website unpacks safari experience

click to enlargeSouth African Lodges has launched new website with over 500 lodge accommodation offers from destinations in South Africa, Zambia, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Botswana and Mozambique. The website has special offers on the Home page; featured items and thought-leadership releases under the...

9 May 2013

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