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Durban ICC Became A Symbol For Democracy


The Durban International Convention Centre has been a winner since 8 August 1997 when South Africa’s first democratic president Nelson Mandela cut the ribbon. It is perhaps significant that Durban ICC celebrates its 21stanniversary in the year that also marks 100 years since the birth of our beloved Madiba. _____________________________________________________ …

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Largest Privately Funded Piece of Public Art in KZN Revealed

Anton Lembede Bachelor of Law, by artist Sakhile Mhlongo

An enormous piece of permanent public art, depicting the late Anton Lembede has been installed on the corner of Anton Lembede Street (formerly Smith Street) and Six Durban Club Place to mark the start of the regeneration of Durban Club Place, a dedicated professional and legal quarter in central Durban. …

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An 80’s revival at Sky

80's Durban

It is a fair bet that when executive chef, Shaun Munro conjured up his retro menu; he did not foresee the popularity in “food nostalgia” that followed. But clearly Munro was on to something with his poetic depiction of the power food has to bring memories flooding back – “because …

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Albert Luthuli – Explore his home…

Things to do in Durban

    Things to do in Durban – Why not walk in the footsteps of one of Africa’s greatest leaders? Chief Albert John Mvubi Luthuli Things to do in Durban – visit Chief Albert Luthuli’s House – a monument to the man that was Africa’s first Nobel Peace Prize Laureate  …

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Durban Country Club – Class Never Goes Out of Fashion


The breathtaking Durban Country club came to life in the 1920s when professional golfer George Waterman accepted the challenge to build the golf course. He was assisted by the four time winner of the South African Open, Laurie Waters. As a golf pro, Waterman made a name for himself by winning …

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Durban Roots Heritage Day Braai & Photographic Tour


Durban Roots, in association with our many gracious sponsors is thrilled to announce that we will be hosting our very first Heritage Day Braai and Photographic Tour on 24 September 2015. Are your Heritage Day plans are looking a bit dull? Well they don’t have to be! We are calling …

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SA’s Mystery Ghost Bus Tour returns to Durban

Durban Light Infantry Headquarters in Durban which features the ghost of Colonel Molyneux

The ‘Mystery Ghost Bus’ – a first for South Africa – starting out way back in 2001, with such well-known celebrity hosts such as ex-Police File presenter, David Hall-Green, to play the role as the initial celebrity tour guides around the country, sees SA’s national ghostly night tours roaming dark …

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Lambert House – Spectacularly Tasteful & Delightfully Grand


Durban has a new darling – The charming Lambert House, a refreshing change from the ordinary! Steeped in history, this 118 year old house has been transformed from a grand manor family home into a delightfully grand boutique guest house. Co-Owners Lisa Woodhouse & Willard Maseko manage this beautiful retreat, …

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