Destination Garden Route - Knysna Oyster Festival 2021

2021 Knysna Oyster Festival moves dates

Knysna Oyster Festival 2021 moves dates to July 9 - 18, 2021 for hybrid event.

South Africa back to Adjusted Level 3 lockdown

South Africa back to Adjusted Level 3 lockdown

As per midnight tonight, December 28, 2020, South Africa will go from Level 1 to Adjusted Level 3 lockdown nationwide....

Garden Route declared hotspot

Garden Route declared hotspot

Garden Route declared hotspot. While beaches are closed, there is a huge variety of activities, experiences and tourist attractions to be enjoyed.

Travel restrictions to South Africa lifted

Travel restrictions to South Africa lifted

Guests from all countries are welcome to South Africa, as was announced during last night’s address by President Ramaphosa.  This...

Western Cape launches Safe Travels website

Western Cape launches Safe Travels website

The Western Cape province has launched the Safe Travels website. The Garden Route is one of the most visited regions...

SATSA launches new membership category

SATSA launches new membership category

SATSA will launch its new ‘International Associates’ membership category during its upcoming webinars. The aim is to work more collectively,...

Orange for international travel

From October 1, 2020 South Africa's borders open for international travel. African countries get green light, others on orange.

South Africa going to Level 2

South Africa going to Level 2

As of midnight on Monday 17 August 2020 (so actually as of Tuesday), South Africa’s National Lockdown will move to...

Lockdown – which restaurants are open?

Lockdown – which restaurants are open?

With the adjusted Level 3 of national lockdown restaurants are permitted to operate until 10pm. But are they? While some...

Statement by Ministry of Tourism – 30 July 2020

Statement by Ministry of Tourism – 30 July 2020

Statement by Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane – Tourism related activities under COVID-19 Risk Adjusted Level 3 and response measures 30 July...