Category: Entertainment

Tons of Holiday Fun on the Menu at Gateway Theatre of Shopping

With over 70 places from which to choose, Gateway Theatre of Shopping is the epicentre of eating out in uMhlanga. Add the likes of movies, kids’ rides, go-karting, and bowling, and it becomes an epic escapade. “The outdoor Palm Court…

Take the plunge with a South African-based conservation couple in this epic Freediving Diaries TV series

With nothing between them and 15-tonne whale sharks but the blue ocean, South African-based freediving couple, Beth ‘The Mermaid’ Neale and Miles ‘Aquaman’ Cloutier go on an unimaginable underwater journey that lets viewers experience marine life that needs to be…

EVERY DAY IS A GOOD DAY TO POP OUT!

If you reside within the Umhlanga Rocks, Springfield or Durban North areas, and really don’t want to travel far, then head off to one of these centres, Granada Square, Springfield Retail Centre or Park Boulevard where you can find just…

10 must-try day trips on the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast

With leisure day trips allowed, many are taking advantage of the incredible KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) winter weather by getting outdoors and enjoying the selection nature-based activities. For those seeking an area that boasts a wealth of diverse, family-friend day adventures all…

Durban teenager aims to change the world, one song at a time

DURBAN: Aspirant Durban music producer, Lazarus King’s EDM compilations have struck a chord with South African teens and young adults who are looking for creative relief from current COVID-19 altered realities. The self-taught 19-year old verified artist on Spotify considers…

Crocworld partners with The Independent on Saturday to launch exciting live video feeds

Crocworld Conservation Centre in Scottburgh on KwaZulu-Natal South Coast will continue its popular Facebook live sessions, with two special bonus videos in partnership with Independent on Saturday. These two live video feeds will feature on the ‘The Independent on Saturday’…

Jimmy Nevis & Chad Saaiman a headline virtual concert in aid of The Sunflower Fund

[June 2020] Three awesome South African artists are gearing up to plug and play remotely from their homes on Sunday, 21 June 2020 @ 2pm in a special Father’s Day celebration in aid of the Sunflower Fund partnered by DKMS…

Facebook and Red Cross Launch #AfricaTogether, a Campaign Calling for Vigilance against Covid-19

#AfricaTogether combines musical and comedy performances with information from Covid-19 first responders and fact-checkers from across Africa JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, June 1, 2020/ — Facebook (www.Facebook.com) and the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement are partnering to launch #AfricaTogether…

Crocworld Conservation Centre continues to connect with visitors through online videos this May

The past five weeks of Level 5 lockdown has seen a rise in online activity as people seek innovative ways to keep socially connected and engaged. Scottburgh’s Crocworld Conservation Centre has been leading the way in providing digital content that…

Keeping Hope Alive

First Group hotel lights up to spread Hope during the COVID-19 Pandemic 30 APRIL 2020 – Last night, First Group’s Palace Hotel & Suites brought hope to Durban beachfront in support of the global hotel initiative and their joint fight…

Arts student has animated movie part of first virtual Annecy Film Festival

Master of Arts student Ms Kayleigh Gemmell is set to have her animated film The Next Few Months premiere at the first virtual Annecy International Animation Film Festival. Her film is one of four to be selected from South Africa.…

Calling all children for storytime with Ma Gcina

Africa’s legendary story-teller Gcina Mhlope will keep children educationally entertained for 10 days during the COVID-19 lockdown with a daily five-minute online story. Private higher education MANCOSA’s School of Education has partnered with the Gcinamasiko Arts and Heritage Trust to…

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