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Vodacom Durban July Weekend Set To Boost The Local Tourism Sector

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The Vodacom Durban July, a prestigious annual event on Durban’s entertainment calendar, promises to be even better this year and inject approximately R1 billion into the KwaZulu-Natal economy. The City is expecting more than 2 million visitors to Durban, which will see the hotel occupancy rate averaging at 85 percent. …

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The 13th Durban Boat & Lifestyle Show 24-26 June

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DURBAN BUOYED BY THE RETURN OF THE 13TH DURBAN BOAT & LIFESTYLE SHOW From Friday 24 June to Sunday 26 June (the first weekend of the school holidays), the Durban Marina will only again play host to one of the premiere events on the Durban calendar – the 13th annual …

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The Sharks to leave Kings Park in 2017?

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The Sharks in Talks with the City The Sharks are in discussions with the City of Durban to play matches at the Moses Mabhida Stadium from 2017, but as yet no agreement has been concluded. John Smit, Chief Executive, said: “We enjoy an excellent relationship with officials from the eThekwini …

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WIN: A Sharks Rugby Jersey signed by the team!


Win a Sharks Rugby Jersey signed by the team! In partnership with Durban Tourism and Sharks Rugby, 5 Star Durban is thrilled to be giving away a signed Sharks Rugby jersey to celebrate the occasion of the first Sharks Township Tour! Entry is easy! Join The Cell C Sharks on …

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The Sharks Township Tour

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Sharks Township Tour – At the end of March we heard an announcement; The Sharks will be playing three of their home Currie Cup round one matches in the townships surrounding Durban.  This groundbreaking development is thanks to the partnership between Durban Tourism & The Sharks Rugby team. The decision was made …

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2016 Durban July Fashion Theme Announced!

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This year is shaping up – in terms of playing cards it would seem! With hearts, diamonds, clubs and spades the theme this year conjures images of Alice in Wonderland with playing cards morphing into one of my favourite childhood memories… We just can’t wait to watch our fashion powerhouses …

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Its game, set and match on the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast

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The Inaugural South Coast Open Tennis Tournament 2016 19th – 21st March In keeping with the vision to grow tennis in all the districts of KwaZulu-Natal, according to Leonard Morgas, President of KwaZulu-Natal Tennis Association, the inaugural South Coast Open Tennis Tournament 2016 is part of a developmental tennis journey …

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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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