Latest News for: Johannesburg holiday


Business tourism on the up, says De Lille

Mail Guardian South Africa 03 Mar 2024
Johannesburg is doing okay, it has not quite returned to pre-covid levels and mainly because of concerns about safety and security ...Business tourism is particularly for a place like Johannesburg as not many people come to the city for a holiday.

5 romantic getaways in Gauteng to check out during the month of love

Independent online (SA) 06 Feb 2024
Situated on the Plumari Private Reserve in the Magaliesberg, within easy access of Johannesburg or Pretoria, African Hills Safari Lodge and Spa has been reviewed as a place offering a holiday to remember. View this post on Instagram ... .

Firefighters contain detergent factory blaze in Joburg CBD

Eye Witness News 29 Dec 2023
JOHANNESBURG - Another building is on ...EMS urges the community of Johannesburg to please ensure that all electrical appliances are switched off when not in use, or when leaving the home for holidays.

SA public hospitals, clinics delivered over 1,700 Christmas babies - Health Dept

Eye Witness News 27 Dec 2023
Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, and Western Cape saw the highest number of newborn babies on the massive holiday, while Northern Cape recorded the least. JOHANNESBURG - The Department of Health said the ...

North West vehicle crashes claim 51 lives over festive season

Eye Witness News 26 Dec 2023
North West transport department spokesperson Tshegofatso Mothibedi said 71 crashes were reported over the holidays. JOHANNESBURG - At least 51 ...

India look to scratch 31-year itch

Deccan Herald 25 Dec 2023
And so, with many still-recovering members of the World Cup squad in attendance and eager, India will face South Africa in two Tests, starting from Johannesburg.&nbsp;</p>.<p>The parties ...

Gauteng traffic officials on high alert as holiday goers leave the province

Eye Witness News 22 Dec 2023
JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng traffic officials remain on high alert as holiday goers make their way in and out of the province for the festive break ... Johannesburg Metro Police Department spokesperson Xolani ...

Transport Minister urges drivers to ‘do what’s right’ during festive season

Eye Witness News 21 Dec 2023
JOHANNESBURG - Minister of Transport Sindisiwe Chikunga has urged those getting behind the wheel during the holiday to “do what’s right”.

Limpopo police launch hunt for 'Holiday Swindler'

Eye Witness News 19 Dec 2023
Francois Swart charged companies hundreds of thousands of rand from his Fourways-based travel agency, Priority Escapes with the promise of holidays in Limpopo. JOHANNESBURG - ...

SANBS calls for blood donations as stock levels dwindle

Eye Witness News 19 Dec 2023
This has been attributed to the festive season, as a majority of regular blood donors are either travelling or on holiday ... This has been attributed to the festive season, as a majority of regular blood donors are either travelling or on holiday.

SA Holidaymakers urged not to take threat of contracting rabies lightly

Eye Witness News 19 Dec 2023
Following a spike in infections across the country, the Department of Agriculture issued a cautionary advisory for people going on holiday during the festive season, alerting them of high-risk areas.

N3 Toll Concession: Traffic volumes set to reduce Sunday, peak again Thursday

Eye Witness News 17 Dec 2023
As the long weekend rush wanes, major roads in the country are expected to be relatively less busy from Sunday, before heavy traffic peaks again on Thursday for more holiday travelling. JOHANNESBURG - ...

Heavy traffic expected on Gauteng's roads as holiday season kicks off

Eye Witness News 15 Dec 2023
Friday marks the start of a long weekend after President Cyril Ramaphosa declared 15 December a public holiday in honour of the Springboks winning the 2023 Rugby World Cup. JOHANNESBURG - Heavy traffic ...

Fun-filled activities for the kids during the summer holiday

Independent online (SA) 13 Dec 2023
So if you’re wondering what you can do to treat the kids this holiday, here are some of the best places to visit this summer. Johannesburg ZooLionesses relaxing at Johannesburg Zoo.

DreamWorks' 'Find The Fun' is coming to Johannesburg this festive season

Eye Witness News 12 Dec 2023
JOHANNESBURG - For DreamWorks fans, fantasies may well become reality this festive season! ... Kids based in Johannesburg will be given a once-in-a-lifetime chance to interact with their favorite shows and characters during the holiday season ... .