Knysna & Partners Newsletter 20 November 2015

1Local Craft Beer finds new Home

Your visit to Knysna isn’t complete until you have quaffed our town’s finest craft beers. Since opening their doors in 2012, the owners of Red Bridge Brewing Co., Darren Berry and Chris Marsicano have been exploring the boundaries of artisanal brewing with much success.

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2Strive for excellence this season

As the 2014 Service Excellence Campaign managed to effectively highlight the importance of high levels of service across all sectors throughout the Greater Knysna area, Knysna & Partners is once again offering Service Excellence Workshops. These workshops will be presented by Debbie Stander from Eco-Ed, an accredited tourism organization.

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3Knysna & Sedgefield Beaches

It’s that time of the year folks. The time to soak up the sun, ride the waves, breathe the salt air, feel the breeze, rest, relax and reflect.

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4Leisure Isle Festival supports Local Charities

100 stalls offered excellent shopping that showcased some of Knysna’s finest crafters. A variety of food stalls added to the ambiance and saw festival goers sitting in the sun enjoying the great food and beverages on offer.

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5International Day for People with Disabilities

In celebration of International Day for People with Disabilities on 03 December 2015 Epilepsy South Cape Karoo are planning a Pride Parade in Knysna. This day serves to embrace people living with disabilities and give thanks from our side, to other organisations for their patronage in Social Development of the disabled person.

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Get down to Blend Restaurant & Pub for some live entertainment with Chris Zulu performing on 20 Nov from 8 – 11pm & Shaza on 22 Nov, 12 – 4pm.

For more information contact: 044 384 0493


Knysna Animal Welfare presents a Golf Day On Friday, 20 November 2015 at Simola Golf Club in aid of KAWS. cost of the golf is R550 which includes a round of golf, cart, halfway house, and snacks.

Contact: 082 566 8433/072 864 2912


Spookasem Tea Garden presents Mia Swart, Olga Schoeman & Ruan van der Vyver live on Sun 22 Nov form 16:30 @ only R100pp. For more information contact: 072 820 0170


Don’t miss the Knysna Fine Art Summer Exhibition opening at 6pm on 25 Nov. Strictly audults only.

For more information contact: 044 382 5107


Knysna National Sea Rescue Institute present a Fundraising Golf Day on 29 Nov @ Knysna Golf Club. Plenty of amazing prizes including lucky draws.

For more information & bookings contact: 044 384 1150


Knysna Marathon Club calls all children aged 7 – 15 yrs with a passion for running to join their Talent Scout/Cross Country Run on 28 November 2015 from 08:45 at Knysna High Sportsfield.

For more information contact: 083 272 4430


Don’t miss the Friday Night Market every Friday from 4pm – 8pm for some good local food, entertainment or just goog company. Follow the scarecrows up Welbedach Lane. For more information contact: 044 382 5316


Knysna National Sea Rescue Institute present a Fundraising Golf Day on 29 Nov @ Knysna Golf Club. Plenty of amazing prizes including lucky draws.

For more information & bookings contact: 044 384 1150


Join Biowise and Dr. Dayna Baumeister, international expert on Biomimicry, for a lesson on how nature can be the solution to some of our greatest challenges. 29 Nov from 17:30 @ Knysna Hollow. R100pp. Contact 044 382 0078 for more info.


Don’t miss the Wild Oats Community Farmers Market blending people from diverse backgrounds, uniting urban and rural in a mix, every Saturday from
07:30 – 12pm. For more info contact: 044 883 1177


Join the rural and rustic, but vibey and vital Harkerville Market it’s definitely all you could ever hope for in a typical South African Saturday Market.

For more info contact: 084 510 9939


All church denominations in Knysna presents Arise & Shine family day of praise & worship on 22 November from 1pm @ Loerie Park. All denominations are welcome. For more information Contact: 079 647 6123


Shine the Light Ministries presents an Apostolic Conference on Momentum Advancing the Kingdom from 27 – 29 Nov. For more information contact: 078 176 7329


Don’t miss the Open Mic sessions presented by Kasitainment every Friday for 15:00 – 19:00 at Masifunde Library, Concordia.

For more information contact: 074 707 4130


SPLASH is the Garden Route’s fun family festival will again take place from 19 – 20 Dec in and around Knysna’s estuary! Four exciting events provide entertainment for both participants and spectators and challenges for the whole family! Contact 044 382 1129 for more info.


Don’t miss out on a 3 courseSUNDAY LUNCH at Leeuwensbosch Farm Stall at only R95 pp. For more information call: Gerhard/Jane on 044 386 0116

Get down to The Drydock for their 1/2 price Sushi on Friday @ other Crazy Crayfish Specials.

Click here for more specials

For more information call: 044 382 7310

Experience the Rheenendal country-side at Totties Farm Kitchen with a wholesome country buffet on Sunday & Live Music on Sat & Sun. For more information call: 044 389 0092

SATURDAY BEER BREAKFAST: at Mitchells Brewery from 09h00 to 12h30! Full breakfast PLUS a draught beer for only R60pp. For more information contact: 044 382 4685

SIROCCO SUNDAYS: Every Sunday you can enjoy spectacular views of the estuary and 1/2 price sushi all day long. Make sure you book your table: 0443824874

Sunday lunch @ Chaplin’s Bistroincl Roast Pork, Roast Chicken, Bobotie Rice, Roast Potatoes, Veggies & Frozen Yoghurt or Ice Cream for only R75pp

For more info contact: 044 382 3667

THE HOME OF THE KNYSNA OYSTER: make sure you visit 34 South in the Knysna Waterfront to enjoy a fantastic oyster experience. Click here for breakfast & lunch specials (Poster Attached) For more information contact: 0443827331

TASTE THREE NEW LOCAL #KNYSNA #CRAFTBEERS: A great tasting new craft beer produced by Darren Berry.

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This weekend, why not visit 34 South by boat and make use of our repurposed jetty. First boat to arrive and park at out jetty will receive a complimentary 34 South breakfast for four people. Click here for more info /call 044 302 5750





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