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The Prep Room: Hot, Happening….and Healthy

That's Judd playing with his sandwich of pulled pork and grilled halloumi cheese

Hot, happening … and healthy. That pretty much sums up Judd Campbell’s new eatery, the Prep Room in Glenwood. Judd’s design team has made clever use of three shipping containers to create a lovely, open space, surrounded by trees and open to the elements on the sides. It  overlooks Glenwood Prep’s playground …

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Gateway Theatre Of Shopping On Fire!

Gateway Fire

Update: Gateway Theatre of shopping released this statement on social media: “STATEMENT WITH REGARDS TO THE FIRE AT GATEWAY At approximately 14h40 a fire broke out at one of Gateway’s restaurants located on the outside of the mall. Gateway operations and the fire department reacted swiftly and ensured the fire …

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Marco Nico: Lucky No 13

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Thirteen Restaurant: Despite vowing never to open another restaurant, Marco Nico is doing just that, reports Ingrid Shevlin of Shrewd Food  Marco Nico is a man of many causes. And they vary wildly from the evils of genetically modified crops and the killing of whales to why Jacob Zuma should …

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NICKELODEON’S “DORA THE EXPLORER LIVE! DORA’S PIRATE ADVENTURE”

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Dora The Explorer Durban: Nickelodeon has teamed up with Life Like Touring and Blu Blood to bring Dora the Explorer and her friends to South Africa this winter.  Dora the Explorer Live! Dora’s Pirate Adventure will take place at the ICC, Durban (1-3 July). Dora Live in South Africa from Nickelodeon Africa on Vimeo. Families and kids are invited to join Dora and …

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Father’s Day At The Rainbow Terrace

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You’re not just my dad. You’re one of my best friends. And I want you to know that! Anyone can be a Father but it takes someone special to be a DAD!   Sunday lunch buffet at Hilton Durban’s Rainbow Terrace Restaurant on Father’s Day! R 345 per person 12:30pm …

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WIN! Tickets To The 2016 ECR House & Garden Show!

2016 ECR House & Garden Show

ECR House & Garden Show 5 Star Durban is giving away 3 sets of double tickets to some lucky folks! How To Enter: Like 5 Star Duban’s Facebook Page. Like & Share the post on our timeline. Tag the person you want to go with with the comment “Gotta Have …

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Photo Competition: Win with the Durban Boat and Lifestyle Show

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Calling all Photographers, iPhoneographers, Phoneographers, Amateurs and Hobbyists!  The Durban Boat & Lifestyle Show wants to give YOU something truly special! Durban’s marina and yacht mole are a proud jewel in the landscape of the city, and The Durban Boat & Lifestyle Show wants to showcase that beauty, and the …

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Create A Magical Father’s Day

Fathers Day Durban

“Any man can be a father but it takes someone special to be a dad!” – Anne Geddes Father’s Day In Durban Sunday 19 June is Father’s Day and it’s Dad’s turn to be spoilt!   The Big Easy Durban Wine Bar and Grill is pulling out all the stops with …

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Friday Fan Day Photo Gallery 03/06/2016

Durban Marina

Here’s our selection of the best pics from across Durban and our beautiful province of KwaZulu-Natal 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 …

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Durban retains Indaba for 2017!

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South African Tourism announces the future of Indaba and Meetings Africa. South African Tourism owns and manages two trade show exhibitions, Indaba and Meetings Africa. The objective for both platforms is to create market access and business growth for African tourism products and services. A Rapid Review on Indaba conducted …

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SA Navy Action Lined Up for Durban Port Festival

SAS Drakensberg at Richards Bay Port

SA Navy Action Lined Up for Durban Port Festival This June the South African Navy will bring four naval ships and highly trained forces to Durban’s shores as part of its World Hydrography Day celebrations. The spectacle runs alongside Transnet National Ports Authority’s Durban Port Festival from 18 to 19 …

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Oceans Introduces R700-million Gem to “Triangle of Opulence”

Oceans Umhlanga Radisson Blu Hotel

  The much-vaunted Oceans Umhlanga development added a new jewel to its crown today with the launch of its latest unique feature, the R700-million Radisson Blu Hotel. This first footprint of Radisson in KZN Province has been hailed as a defining coup for the City of Durban and Entrepreneur extraordinaire …

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Only thing better than a home-cooked meal… MyChef

MyChef Chicken Chow Mein

Nothing can top a home cooked meal.  Delicious, nutritious and heart-warming, but not all of us have the luxury of time to lay out a grand feast every night.  I’m now the most spoilt person – I expect that home cooked meal, and I expect that I certainly won’t be …

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Take a Girl Child to Work Day at the Durban ICC

Inspiring Hope: KZN Regional Manager of the National Empowerment Fund, Mr Phakamile Madonsela and Durban ICC CEO, Lindiwe Rakharebe with the fifty learners selected to participate in this year’s Take a Girl Child to Work.

The National Empowerment Fund partners with the Durban ICC to invest in learners at this year’s “Take a Girl Child to Work Day.” The “Take a Girl Child to Work Day” initiative is an annual corporate social investment undertaking, held in South Africa since 2003. Companies involved would typically organise …

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Friday Fan Day Photo Gallery 27/05/2016

Sunrise at Durban Marina

Better late than never! Here’s our selection of the best pics from across Durban and our beautiful province of KwaZulu-Natal 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 …

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