Conference programme

DAY 1: TUESDAY, 6 SEPTEMBER
Preregistration activities for those who attend early:

  • Emazizini village walk with a visit to a sangoma, shebeen, kraal and rural home
  • Round of golf at R140p/p. Contact Patrick at Thekweni
  • Self guided walk through the scenic area
  • King swing, zipline and trapeze with All Out Adventures
  • Various mountain bike trails
15:00 – 18:00 Registration at Amphitheatre Dam
Cocktail sundowners
18:00 – late Welcome and dinner
Berg Bush party with entertainment from Brandon Lee, Vukazithathe & George Daniel
DAY 2: WEDNESDAY, 7 SEPTEMBER
09:00 Welcome from Gavin SAYTC Chair
09:10 Wilna Botha from Africa Ignite
09:40 Tracy Ruggier from Its Not Made In China
10:30 Tea
11:00 James Seymore from Tourism Kwa-Zulu Natal
11:35 Dionne Collett from Take Note Reputation Management
12:30 Lunch
13:20 Speaker from Woza Moya/Little Travellers
13:55 John Parkin from Buffelsdraai
14:45 Tea
15:15 Kai Schulz from Karkloof Canopy Tours
15:55 Divashen Govender from Mars One
17:00 Keep vibe going
18:00 Dinner
Entertainment from Inkhonjane, The Kickstands, Bashkar
DAY 3: THURSDAY, 8 SEPTEMBER
09:15 SAYTC AGM
10:30 Tea
11:00 Minister Derek Hanekom from the National Department of Tourism
11:30 Thekiso Rakolojane & Lee-Anne Bac from the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
12:00 Briony Leigh Smith from DWCTO
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Zyakhipha!
18:00 Gala dinner: KZN Beads and Buckskin (Get your outfits ready)
Entertainment from Amhilo & Storm, Quadasi & Veranda Panda