MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE - Sabie Noon 2 Moon, relay, 7km lap. Venue: Sabie, Castle Rock. Enquiries: Sharon/Sandy, 076 709 6487   013 764 3500


MARKDAG - Volle Evangelie Kerk Nelspruit hou ‘n heerlike kuier-markdag. Hulle rig ‘n uitnodiging aan almal wat belangstel om hul produkte te kom uitstal en verkoop. Navrae: Sanet by 082-447-4763 of 013-755-4420.


SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za


PANTOMIME - The Beauty and the Beast pantomime will be performed for the kiddies at Barnyard theatre. Tickets cost R45 per adult and R40 per child. There will be two shows, one at 11:00 and one at 15:00. Enquiries: 013-750-1117.


CONCERT - A Christmas concert will be held at Matumi Lapa (Nelspruit Golf Club) at 11:00 at which children of the music workshop tuition centre will perform. A minimum of R30 is all you need to witness the hard work of these talented students. All proceeds are for Dasha. Enquiries: Gideon Fraser on 078-247-0065.


CRAFT MARKET - Nelspruit Care Buddies will be holding a craft market at Full Gospel Church`s Kuiermark. It starts at 09:00. Enquiries: Marcel on 082-452-0940.

 

2 DECEMBER 2007 - SUNDAY

Flea market at TANKS 11am - 2pm. 9 kms from Hazyview on the Sabie road.


THE WINKLER HOTEL
Re-launches Sunday Carvery Lunch With Chef Irwin de Vries Every Sunday from 12:30
Adults – R80.00 per person
Children U12 – R40.00 per Child
Children U4 – R0.00 per child
Bookings essential contact us on (013) 751 5068


SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za.


FILM - Die film Flywheel sal Sondag om 18:00 by die NG gemeente Witrivier vertoon. Die skou is gratis en almal is welkom. Navrae: Johanna by 083-617-9646.


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Sundays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
KNP MORNING Safari R 375 pp - pickup at Perry's Bridge, Hazyview

 

3 DECEMBER 2007 - MONDAY

MOTHS - The Moths of "Jock Shellhole" Sabie have a monthly meeting at the Shellhole Michael Street on the first Monday of the month 18h30. Interested persons can contact Arthur on sabiestat@mweb.co.za.


SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za.


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Mondays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book! 
Geckoiing down the Sabie River R 230 pp
Kloofing in the MacMac Valley R 150 pp
1 hr Quad Bike Trail in Hazyview R 260 pp
1 hr Horse Trail in Hazyview R 100 pp
Paintball - Hazyview R 130 pp
Sabie Sands Night Safari R 650 pp

 

4 DECEMBER 2007 - TUESDAY

SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za.


The Lowveld Garden Club will hold its Christmas lunch at K’Shani Game Lodge at 12:00 for 12:30. Enquiries: 082-377-8680 or 013-751-2064.


HAZYVIEW GARDEN CLUB will hold their Christmas Lunch in the gardens at Casa do Sol - enquiries call Eva on 013-737 6685


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Tuesdays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Caving by Candlelight in Sabie R 100 pp
River Rafting R 220 pp
1 hr Quad Bike Trail in Hazyview R 260 pp
Zipline R 95 pp


BEADING WORKSHOP - Rendezvous Centre. Hobby & Craft - Lizzards Hobby Creations - 013 737 8580 / 082 447 5758
Prices available on application. Workshop need to be booked at least 1 day in advance. Workshops will start at 11:00 am

 

5 DECEMBER 2007 - WEDNESDAY

SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za. For more info see our website - www.big5country.com


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Wednesdays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Bridge Swing from the Sabie Bridge R 100 pp
Paintball - Hazyview R 130 pp
KNP FULL DAY Safari R 537.50 pp - pickup at Perry's Bridge, Hazyview
Sabie Sands Night Safari R 650 pp

 

6 DECEMBER 2007 - THURSDAY

GOLF - yearly Alfred Dunhill Championship golf tournament at Leopard Creek Country Club near Malelane in Mpumalanga from December 6 to 9


SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za. For more info see our website - www.big5country.com


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Thursdays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Tubing in Sabie R 180 pp
1 hr Horse Trail in Hazyview R 100 pp


CLAY WORK AND SUPERWOOD BLANK DECORATING WORKSHOP - Rendezvous Centre. Hobby & Craft - Lizzards Hobby Creations - 013 737 8580 / 082 447 5758
Prices available on application. Workshop need to be booked at least 1 day in advance. Workshops will start at 11:00 am

 

7 DECEMBER 2007 - FRIDAY

BLYDE RIVER RAFTING TRIP - The BLYDE RIVER is the biggest and best rafting experience in South Africa and regarded as in the top 10 of all rivers in the world!!!! An extreme whitewater experience!!! Rafting the Blyde river will earn you the distinction of having rafted one of the most spectacular rivers in the world. The canyon is one of the most unspoilt wilderness areas in the country. It is the third biggest canyon of its kind in the world, after the Grand- and Fish River canyons. While paddling demanding rapids you get the chance to enjoy breathtaking scenery, including the famous Three Rondavels. A rare opportunity to live and experience life to the fullest!

We have 2 rafting trips on the Blyde River lined up - the first one is on 7 December, and the second one is on 28 December. Location: Starts in the Mariepskop Forestry Reserve, ends where the Blyde River enters the Blydepoort Dam (transfers from Hazyview can be arranged). Duration: full day- (6am to 6pm) Length: 8km white water plus 5km motor boat cruise over dam.

RATE: R890 per person. To book please contact Big 5 Country Tourism tel 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za


BEACH PARTY - December 7-9: Keg & Jock is having a weekend-long beach party at the pub with live bands, prizes and entertainment. Enquiries: 013-755-4969.


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Fridays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Abseiling in the morning R 180 pp

 

8 DECEMBER 2007 - SATURDAY

MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE - Pilgrims Rest Classic 54/20/10km. Venue Pilgrims Rest, Caravan Park-Johnny's Pub, Conatct Johnny/Sharon, 074 276 1787 or 076 709 6487


SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za. For more info see our website - www.big5country.com


BOEREMARK -  by Laeveldse Skougronde vanaf 07:00-11:00. Navrae: Lyzelle by 013-752-2801.

 

9 DECEMBER 2007 - SUNDAY

ANGELS R US: INTRODUCTION TO THE ANGELS WORKSHOP: SUN 9TH DEC: Connecting and working with the Angels is a lot easier than you think! Come and enjoy a fun-filled and inspiring day, with interactive exercises and practical experience to connect with the Angels. The Lavender Room, Victoria Farm, White River. R350.00pp including a light lunch. 10am - 3.00pm. Booking essential. Contact Alex xela@telkomsa.net or Di livejuicy@lantic.net to book your place.


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Sundays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
KNP MORNING Safari R 375 pp - pickup at Perry's Bridge, Hazyview

 

10 DECEMBER 2007 - MONDAY

SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Mondays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book! 
Geckoiing down the Sabie River R 230 pp
Kloofing in the MacMac Valley R 150 pp
1 hr Quad Bike Trail in Hazyview R 260 pp
1 hr Horse Trail in Hazyview R 100 pp
Paintball - Hazyview R 130 pp
Sabie Sands Night Safari R 650 pp

 

11 DECEMBER 2007 - TUESDAY

SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za. For more info see our website - www.big5country.com


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Tuesdays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Caving by Candlelight in Sabie R 100 pp
River Rafting R 220 pp
1 hr Quad Bike Trail in Hazyview R 260 pp
Zipline R 95 pp


CENTIPEDE BUTTON WORK WORKSHOP - Rendezvous Centre. Hobby & Craft - Lizzards Hobby Creations - 013 737 8580 / 082 447 5758 Prices available on application. Workshop need to be booked at least 1 day in advance. Workshops will start at 11:00 am

 

12 DECEMBER 2007 - WEDNESDAY

SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za. For more info see our website - www.big5country.com


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Wednesdays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Bridge Swing from the Sabie Bridge R 100 pp
Paintball - Hazyview R 130 pp
KNP FULL DAY Safari R 537.50 pp - pickup at Perry's Bridge, Hazyview
Sabie Sands Night Safari R 650 pp

 

13 DECEMBER 2007 - THURSDAY

ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Thursdays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Tubing in Sabie R 180 pp
1 hr Horse Trail in Hazyview R 100 pp


FILTING WORKSHOP - Rendezvous Centre. Hobby & Craft - Lizzards Hobby Creations - 013 737 8580 / 082 447 5758
Prices available on application. Workshop need to be booked at least 1 day in advance. Workshops will start at 11:00 am

 

14 DECEMBER 2007 - FRIDAY

MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE - Fri 14 - Mon 17 Dec - Sabie Experience 250km - 4 days - Venue Sabie, Sybrand van Niekerk High School. Contact Fiona Coward, 083 564 7767 www.sabiexperience.co.za


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Fridays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Abseiling in the morning R 180 pp

 

15 DECEMBER 2007 - SATURDAY

160km Mac Mac Forest Ride (quads & 2 wheelers). 160km marked trail through mountains, forests, pass waterfalls, stunning views & scenery. Lunch in Pilgrim's Rest. - Mac Mac Eco Trails - Tel: (013) 764 2376 Email: macmacquad@mweb.co.za

 

16 DECEMBER 2007 - SUNDAY - DAY OF RECONCILIATION

160km Mac Mac Forest Ride (quads & 2 wheelers). 160km marked trail through mountains, forests, pass waterfalls, stunning views & scenery. Lunch in Pilgrim's Rest. - Mac Mac Eco Trails - Tel: (013) 764 2376 Email: macmacquad@mweb.co.za


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Sundays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
KNP MORNING Safari R 375 pp - pickup at Perry's Bridge, Hazyview

 

17 DECEMBER 2007 - MONDAY - PUBLIC HOLIDAY

SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za. For more info see our website - www.big5country.com

 

18 DECEMBER 2007 - TUESDAY

ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Tuesdays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Caving by Candlelight in Sabie R 100 pp
River Rafting R 220 pp
1 hr Quad Bike Trail in Hazyview R 260 pp
Zipline R 95 pp


SCRAPBOOKING WORKSHOP - Rendezvous Centre. Hobby & Craft - Lizzards Hobby Creations - 013 737 8580 / 082 447 5758
Prices available on application. Workshop need to be booked at least 1 day in advance. Workshops will start at 11:00 am

 

19 DECEMBER 2007 - WEDNESDAY

SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za. For more info see our website - www.big5country.com


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Wednesdays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Bridge Swing from the Sabie Bridge R 100 pp
Paintball - Hazyview R 130 pp
KNP FULL DAY Safari R 537.50 pp - pickup at Perry's Bridge, Hazyview
Sabie Sands Night Safari R 650 pp

 

20 DECEMBER 2007 - THURSDAY

The Nelspruit Photographic Society has its meeting on the third Thursday of every month at the Momentum Buidling, 33 Ferreira Street. All welcome. Enquiries: Ian Leach on 082-442-5496 or e-mail mwleachy@mweb.co.za or Tom Farmer 082-721-2919 or e-mail tfarmer@pamgolding.co.za


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Thursdays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Tubing in Sabie R 180 pp
1 hr Horse Trail in Hazyview R 100 pp

 

21 DECEMBER 2007 - FRIDAY

SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za. For more info see our website - www.big5country.com


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Fridays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Abseiling in the morning R 180 pp

 

22 DECEMBER 2007 - SATURDAY

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23 DECEMBER 2007 - SUNDAY

SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za. For more info see our website - www.big5country.com


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Sundays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
KNP MORNING Safari R 375 pp - pickup at Perry's Bridge, Hazyview

 

24 DECEMBER 2007 - MONDAY

ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Mondays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book! 
Geckoiing down the Sabie River R 230 pp
Kloofing in the MacMac Valley R 150 pp
1 hr Quad Bike Trail in Hazyview R 260 pp
1 hr Horse Trail in Hazyview R 100 pp
Paintball - Hazyview R 130 pp
Sabie Sands Night Safari R 650 pp
 

25 DECEMBER 2007 - TUESDAY - CHRISTMAS DAY

RISSINGTON INN & RESTAURANT - Christmas with a twist - book now for your Christmas party. Lunchtime every day. Phone Rissington on 013 737 7700 to reserve a table.


HAZYVIEW HOTEL - CHRISTMAS DAY LUNCH: Bookings are now open for our traditional Christmas Day Lunch Buffet.
Price: R125.00 per adults. Children 4 – 12 years @ R80.00.
Bookings are essential: Tel: 013 – 7379700.


Please note - BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM offices are closed today and will re-open at 8am on Wednesday morning.

 

26 DECEMBER 2007 - WEDNESDAY - DAY OF GOODWILL

SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za. For more info see our website - www.big5country.com


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Wednesdays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Bridge Swing from the Sabie Bridge R 100 pp
Paintball - Hazyview R 130 pp
KNP FULL DAY Safari R 537.50 pp - pickup at Perry's Bridge, Hazyview
Sabie Sands Night Safari R 650 pp

 

27 DECEMBER 2007 - THURSDAY

ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Thursdays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Tubing in Sabie R 180 pp
1 hr Horse Trail in Hazyview R 100 pp

 

28 DECEMBER 2007 - FRIDAY

BLYDE RIVER RAFTING TRIP - The BLYDE RIVER is the biggest and best rafting experience in South Africa and regarded as in the top 10 of all rivers in the world!!!! An extreme whitewater experience!!! Rafting the Blyde river will earn you the distinction of having rafted one of the most spectacular rivers in the world. The canyon is one of the most unspoilt wilderness areas in the country. It is the third biggest canyon of its kind in the world, after the Grand- and Fish River canyons. While paddling demanding rapids you get the chance to enjoy breathtaking scenery, including the famous Three Rondavels. A rare opportunity to live and experience life to the fullest!

We have 2 rafting trips on the Blyde River lined up - the first one is on 7 December, and the second one is on 28 December. Location: Starts in the Mariepskop Forestry Reserve, ends where the Blyde River enters the Blydepoort Dam (transfers from Hazyview can be arranged). Duration: full day- (6am to 6pm) Length: 8km white water plus 5km motor boat cruise over dam.

RATE: R890 per person. To book please contact Big 5 Country Tourism tel 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Fridays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Abseiling in the morning R 180 pp

29 DECEMBER 2007 - SATURDAY

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30 DECEMBER 2007 - SUNDAY

SHANGANA EVENING FESTIVAL - an evening of African Theatre and Feast at Shangana Cultural Village near Hazyview. R233 per person including dinner, children under 14 half price. Evening with transfer from your hotel and back - R425pp. To book call Big 5 Country Tourism on 013-737 8191 or e-mail cr@big5country.co.za. For more info see our website - www.big5country.com


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Sundays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
KNP MORNING Safari R 375 pp - pickup at Perry's Bridge, Hazyview

 

31 DECEMBER 2007 - MONDAY

ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Mondays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book! 
Geckoiing down the Sabie River R 230 pp
Kloofing in the MacMac Valley R 150 pp
1 hr Quad Bike Trail in Hazyview R 260 pp
1 hr Horse Trail in Hazyview R 100 pp
Paintball - Hazyview R 130 pp
Sabie Sands Night Safari R 650 pp
 

1 JANUARY 2008 - TUESDAY - NEW YEAR'S DAY

Please note - BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM offices are closed today and will re-open at 8am on Wednesday morning.

 

2 JANUARY 2008 - WEDNESDAY

ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Wednesdays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Bridge Swing from the Sabie Bridge R 100 pp
Paintball - Hazyview R 130 pp
KNP FULL DAY Safari R 537.50 pp - pickup at Perry's Bridge, Hazyview
Sabie Sands Night Safari R 650 pp

3 JANUARY 2008 - THURSDAY

ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Thursdays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Tubing in Sabie R 180 pp
1 hr Horse Trail in Hazyview R 100 pp

4 JANUARY 2008 - FRIDAY

ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Fridays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
Abseiling in the morning R 180 pp

5 JANUARY 2008 - SATURDAY

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6 JANUARY 2008 - SUNDAY

ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Sundays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book!
KNP MORNING Safari R 375 pp - pickup at Perry's Bridge, Hazyview

7 JANUARY 2008 - MONDAY

MOTHS - The Moths of "Jock Shellhole" Sabie have a monthly meeting at the Shellhole Michael Street on the first Monday of the month 18h30. Interested persons can contact Arthur on sabiestat@mweb.co.za.


ACTIVITY SPECIALS for Mondays only from BIG 5 COUNTRY TOURISM - call 013-737 8191 to book! 
Geckoiing down the Sabie River R 230 pp
Kloofing in the MacMac Valley R 150 pp
1 hr Quad Bike Trail in Hazyview R 260 pp
1 hr Horse Trail in Hazyview R 100 pp
Paintball - Hazyview R 130 pp
Sabie Sands Night Safari R 650 pp