All you need to know for DIFF 2019 – Featured Durban Blog

All you need to know for DIFF 2019: The Durban International Film Festival (DIFF) presented by the Centre for Creative Arts, Universitty of KwaZulu-Nata has launched its programme for its 40thedition which takes place from 18 to 28 July 2019 at various venues around Durban, South Africa.Knuckle CityThe DIFF, together with the 10th Durban FilmMart (DFM), the industry development programme in partnership with the eThekwini Municipality’s Durban FilmOffice, bring a combined 50 years of film to film-lovers and its hard-working creative industry.The … [Read more...]

Everything you need to know about this year’s South Coast Bike Fest™

Everything you need to know about this year’s South Coast Bike Fest™: South Africa’s biggest motorcycle and music festival will return to the warm shores of Margate on the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast, where extreme action, fantastic food and quality musical entertainment will converge in a weekend of family fun. The South Coast Bike Fest (#SCBF19) – which is presented by Ugu South Coast Tourism with endorsement and support from Ray Nkonyeni Municipality; Ugu District, the Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental … [Read more...]

New uMlazi-based Baby Home on the cards to meet growing need

New uMlazi-based Baby Home on the cards to meet growing need: The dramatic three-hour rescue of a newborn baby from a stormwater drain in Newlands East, just outside of Durban, attracted international attention and, once again, highlighted the issue of child abandonment in South Africa. Durban-based non-profit organisation, The Peace Agency, announced the intention to establish a new Baby Home in uMlazi South of Durban, to meet the ever-growing need for registered childcare facilities. They are appealing to the public to donate funds to … [Read more...]

All you need to know for the Durban International Film Festival 2018 – Featured Durban Blog

All you need to know for the Durban International Film Festival 2018: The Durban International Film Festival 2018 opens soon and here are just some of the highlights you can look forward to:Opening the festival is the horror film ‘The Tokoloshe’ directed by South African director Jerome Pikwane.The LGBTI love-story ‘Rafiki’ directed by Kenyan Wanuri Kahiu, will close the festival.‘We wanted to book-end DIFF with films that tell stories about women, their strength, their resilience, said DIFF Manager Chipo Zhou. Among the highlights include:The … [Read more...]