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Hotels pool resources to keep beachfront safe

Community Policing Forum 1

The Community Policing Forum is an initiative between the public and private sector to decrease crime in the entire Marine Parade precinct.  John Aritho, the General Manager (GM) of the Tsogo Sun Garden Court Marine Parade has noted that patrons of the hotel feel much safer and that the percentage …

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Durban ICC Teams Up With KZN Philharmonic To Host Valentine’s Serenade

KZN Philharmonic Orchestra

In a joint Corporate Social Investment initiative, the KwaZulu-Natal Philharmonic Orchestra, and the Durban International Convention Centre are teaming up to host a complimentary lunch-hour concert on Thursday, 2nd February for Durbanites. The project is an opportunity for the members of local senior citizens’ homes to attend the complimentary concert …

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Durban Diwali Festival 2016

Durban Diwali Festival

As Hindus around the world get ready to celebrate the festival of lights, the Durban Diwali Festival (DDF) 2016 promises to welcome Diwali 2016 with a bang! Preparations for DDF are well under way at the South Africa Hindu Maha Sabha, who together with their affiliates, have complied a programme …

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Gateway Gives Back – Charity Dinner & Auction

Robin Hood Foundation

Gateway Theatre of Shopping in support of The Robin Hood Foundation are hosting a charity dinner and auction on the 19th October at 6:30pm at Beluga to help raise funds for the ‘Choose Your Shoes’ campaign. “Gateway is proud to host the event to raise funds for the much needed …

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Oyster Box Serves Tea…To Save Lives

Oyster Box High Tea

  Pink High Tea at OBH Think pink in support of Breast Cancer Awareness in October and attend a pink-themed High Teas. Durban’s premier hotel property, The Oyster Box, joins forces with Le Creuset, CANSA and sister Red Carnation Hotel properties, The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa and Bushmans Kloof Wilderness …

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Friday Fan Day Photo Gallery 23/09/2016

Beautiful beach sunrise

Our selection of the best pics from across Durban and our beautiful province of KZN this week! If you would like to have your awesome photos featured here, please send them to us by: – Email via info@5stardurban.co.za – Post them on our Facebook Page at http://www.facebook.com/5stardurban – Or you can also …

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First ever unicyclist enters Amashova for charity

Gray Braatvedt will compete on a unicycle

KZN Overport resident Gray Braatvedt has undertaken a challenge to compete in the 30th Tsogo Sun Amashova Race on a Unicycle. The veteran and experienced rider is the first ever unicyclist to enter the race to complete the 106km route in his attempt to raise R20 000 for the non-profit …

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Hard Work Pays Off For Big Easy Durban Chef De Partie

Noel

Noel Kanyemba – Chef de Partie in the kitchen at the Big Easy Durban – is a master at juggling pots and pans, his studies and being a father-of-two. Kanyemba – who joined the Hilton Durban in the main kitchen in February 2012 – recently graduated from an internal three-year …

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Shisanyama Rocks Durban this Heritage Weekend

Shisa Nyama

This Heritage Weekend brings you the smokiest, flame grilled event, when the very first Shisa Nyama Festival lands at People’s Park East, Moses Mabhida Stadium. Seven of the KZN’s most legendary open-flame chefs stoke the coals side-by-side, offering visitors eKasi cuisine in South Africa’s biggest shisanyama spectacle. Finalists in the Shisa …

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