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Capuchin monkeys – Learn about wildlife

Capuchin monkeys – Learn about wildlife

Capuchin monkeys are named after the Capuchin Friars – and so are Cappuccino coffees. In 1525, a Franciscan monk named Matteo da Bascio broke with his order's tradition. He wanted to return to the ways of St. Francis and ...more

Posted: March 8th, 2021

Friends of Tenikwa

Friends of Tenikwa

Become Friends of Tenikwa - Help us to help them Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness & Rehabilitation Centre in the Crags near Plettenberg Bay has always been the place to take injured and abandoned wildlife for rehabilitation. ...more

Posted: March 5th, 2021

The first 2021 ‘Plett Conversations’

The first 2021 ‘Plett Conversations’

The Plett Tourism Association presents an Integrated Domestic Campaign and shares other industry insight at the first 2021 ‘Plett Conversations’ All tourism products from Plettenberg Bay were invited to the first 2021 ...more

Posted: March 3rd, 2021

SA music icon Majozi finds inspiration in Plett

SA music icon Majozi finds inspiration in Ple...

South African music icon Majozi finds inspiration in Plettenberg Bay Plettenberg Bay’s sweeping landscapes and unique photo opportunities not only makes it a great place to spend a holiday, but also a catalyst for ...more

Posted: March 3rd, 2021

Revised regulations as Lockdown eased to Level 1

Revised regulations as Lockdown eased to Leve...

President Cyril Ramaphosa announced on 28th Feb at 8pm that the Lockdown will be eased to Level One. The new alert level is in effect from 01 March 2021 according to the current gazette. What this means: The hours ...more

Posted: March 1st, 2021

Hosted Buyers ‘excited’ to attend fully virtual WTM Africa 2021

Hosted Buyers ‘excited’ to attend fully v...

Hosted buyer registration for fully virtual WTM Africa 2021 goes live with positive results Cape Town, 25 February 2021 – Hosted Buyer registration for the upcoming fully virtual Africa Travel Week (ATW), comprising ...more

Posted: February 25th, 2021

Video: Plett WINS Leading Beach Destination in Africa

Video: Plett WINS Leading Beach Destination i...

Plettenberg Bay was recently voted Leading Beach Destination in Africa at the 2020 World Travel Awards. With 6 internationally recognized Blue Flag status beaches... and as one of the scientifically identified ‘Hope ...more

Posted: February 20th, 2021

CCPP Group Dr Evil Classic 3 Day Stage Race

CCPP Group Dr Evil Classic 3 Day Stage Race

The Dr Evil Classic 3-day stage race will be 9 years old this year and has become the best reason to head to the Garden Route on the Heritage Day weekend. Each stage of the three-day event will be unique. Dates: 23-25 September ...more

Posted: February 19th, 2021

Small, intimate weddings on-trend in Plett

Small, intimate weddings on-trend in Plett

Small and intimate weddings are on-trend in Plettenberg Bay "The ocean stirs the heart, inspires the imagination and brings eternal joy to the soul." - Wyland Small and intimate weddings are now the new norm, and ...more

Posted: February 16th, 2021

COBRA Webinar to support distressed businesses

COBRA Webinar to support distressed businesse...

SATSA recently partnered with COBRA, a non-profit entity established in March 2020 as a direct response to the immediate and immense need to support distressed businesses impacted by the economic lockdown caused by ...more

Posted: February 15th, 2021

Africa’s leading beach destination hit hard by beach closures

Africa’s leading beach destination hit hard...

Plettenberg Bay’s hospitality industry estimate the town lost an excess of R674 million in tourism earnings between the months of October, November and December as the tourism industry experienced the cancellation of Plett ...more

Posted: February 13th, 2021

Griqua Heritage Horses found a home and purpose

Griqua Heritage Horses found a home and purpo...

Wandisile’s Plett A blog by Wandisile Sebezo Griqua Heritage Horses found a home and a purpose at Cairnbrogie I’m on Cairnbrogie, a farm just next to the Griqua Settlement of Kranshoek, 15 minutes away from ...more

Posted: February 10th, 2021