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Durban’s real life “Baywatch” – Durban Beach Rescue

Image: NSRI
http://www.nsri.org.za/2010/12/beach-swimming/

The title of a TV documentary series about the city’s lifesavers that will be broadcast around the world, has been changed “in the city’s favour”. The 10-episode series, which was to be called Heatwave, is now going to be called Durban Beach Rescue, Simphiwe Ngcobo, the KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission’s production …

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Durban – Neon Run Night-Time Spectacular

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Durban, get ready for the Neon Run Night-Time Spectacular. The 2015 tour includes more UV, neon paint, graffiti walls and lasers than ever before with participants at each event in line to win amazing prizes including the use of a Mitsubishi car for a year. Those Discovery members taking part …

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10 Reasons to love KwaZulu-Natal

By Kierran Allen Photography

As a new resident, I almost feel compelled to rant and rave about my daily life in sunny KZN.  The beauty is endless, timeless, and very good for one’s soul! KZN is a magical land of greenery, fantastic eats, rich culture and superb activities. Here, you can biplane across a …

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uMhlanga – Stranded Antarctic Seal 2000km from home!

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This past weekend – Sunday May 3rd, an adult male sub Antarctic Seal was spotted on the rocks in front of the Umhlanga Lighthouse – 2000 kilometres from his home range. Although underweight he appeared not to be injured and was seen resting on the rocks.  Ezemvelo Wildlife anticipate his rest …

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Durban 2nd in Top 10 Residential Estates in SA!

Zimbali Coastal Resort

Estates in the Western Cape dominated the first New World Wealth survey of Top 10 Residential Estates in South Africa, with Pearl Valley Golf & Country Estate clinching top spot. Seven of the ten top estates are in the Western Cape, with KwaZulu-Natal, Gauteng and Mpumalanga sporting a piece each. …

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Friday Fan Day Photo Gallery 01/05/2015

By Julian Carelsen Photography

Our selection of the best pics of Durban and KZN this week! If you would like to have your awesome photos featured here, please send them to us by: – Email info@5stardurban.co.za – Post them on our facebook page http://www.facebook.com/5stardurban – Or you can also tag us in them on Twitter (#5stardurban / @5stardurban)   A big thank …

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Upgrade Work Improves Florida Rd

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The latest series of upgrade and maintenance projects carried out by the UIP, has made  a significant difference to the look of the road. Page through a visual summary of these projects, click here.  These small projects form part of a much larger plan that the UIP is working on with …

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Games officials visit Durban

By Snapout Photography and Digital Art

Durban – A Commonwealth Games evaluation team began a four-day visit of 2022 host candidate Durban on Monday, weeks after attacks on immigrants in the city left six people dead.  Durban is the only city left bidding for the 2022 Games and hopes to be confirmed at the Commonwealth Games …

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uShaka crowns their winners for 2015!

Standing: Thabiso Buthelezi, Kimberly Miles, Londeka Nzuza, Thanduxolo Masiteng, Sinenhlanhla Motloung, Jason Dicks
Sitting: Amy Stemmet; Neena Bezuidenhout, Nqobile Mahlambi

From glamorous ball gowns, shining tiaras and stylish tuxedos to dashing dolphins and fabulous singers – it was an evening of unlimited entertainment for the 11th annual Nestle Ice Cream Mr, Miss and Miss Teen uShaka Marine World brand ambassador competition on Saturday, April 25th hosted at the Standard Bank Dolphin Stadium. …

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Friday Fan Day Photo Gallery 24/04/2015

By Muller's Photography

Our selection of the best pics of Durban and KZN this week! If you would like to have your awesome photos featured here, please send them to us by: – Email info@5stardurban.co.za – Post them on our facebook page http://www.facebook.com/5stardurban – Or you can also tag us in them on Twitter (#5stardurban / @5stardurban)   A big thank …

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