Category: History

Running for shoes!

To commemorate Youth Day, the Ntenga Foundation will be hosting its 3rd annual charity run which will start at Moses Mabhida Stadium at 7am and end at uShaka Marine World’s Wet ‘n Wild on Friday, June 16th. The aim of…

World Oceans Day

The ocean basks in an array of colour and exudes diversity in its’ marine life. The 8th of June is World Oceans Day that is dedicated to celebrating the world’s oceans, their diversity and the critical role they play in…

Florida Rd History – 137 year old Tram Shelter

At the age of 137, the oldest tram / trolley / bus shelter in eThekwini in Florida Rd has been restored by the Municipality, as part of collective efforts by the City and the UIP to create good quality public…

Jubilee Fountain – The History.

How many of you have heard about the Jubilee Fountain that once graced Farewell Square and the Town Gardens in Durban, Kwa-Zulu Natal? We found some very interesting anecdotes about the famous Jubilee Fountain on a blog by Graham Leslie…

Prince Harry to Speak at #AIDS2016.

The 21st International AIDS Conference — or AIDS 2016 — is just a week away. Social media platforms were abuzz today, when Kensington palace announced on twitter that Prince Harry will be attending the conference. This year, the biennial event returns…

Haunted House Demolished!

The Incredible Story behind the Westbrook Beach Haunted House.   It was truly a sad day yesterday, as many watched the iconic “Haunted House” in Westbrook being demolished to the ground. Whether you were there in person, or saw it…

Durban: Throwback Thursday

Amazing Pictures and interesting Facts about Durban.

Durban: Pics of the Blood Moon.

11 Amazing Facts About the Blood Moon seen in Durban and all over the world!

National Braai Day is Almost Here!

Win With Mr. Mozzie’s and I Love Durban.

Durban to Host Commonwealth Games!!

No Contest As Durban Wins Bid To Host the 2022 Commonwealth Games. Are you Ready to Inspire?

Durban – History of Whaling

The Amazing History and Stories of Whaling in Durban. It seems that everyone has gone sardine crazy recently and this prompted us to look into the history of sardines. However, we stumbled across something rather interesting and unknown to many.  Did…

World Attempt for Longest Dining Table

THE LONGEST DINING TABLE  IN THE WORLD – RIGHT HERE IN DURBAN!! Durban, get ready for our attempt to beat the existing world record for the longest dining table in the world, at the Greyville Race Course in Durban on Monday,…

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