Illustrious Nissan Winter Classic returns to Shongweni Club

Illustrious Nissan Winter Classic returns to Shongweni Club: Visitors to this year’s Nissan Winter Classic can expect world-quality showjumping action and non-stop family entertainment at the beautiful Shongweni Club, running from 12 to 17 June. “We are very excited to be involved in this really fantastic festival which provides both the equestrian community and visitors with a chance to witness an elevated level of showjumping performance in a remarkable part of the country,” said Mike Whitfield, Managing Director of Nissan SA. “The Nissan … [Read more...]

Top quality field to contest inaugural Shongweni Festival

Top quality field to contest inaugural Shongweni Festival: The inaugural Shongweni Festival, gracing the showgrounds of the Shongweni Club between 8-13 August, will feature South Africa’s foremost equestrian athletes, many of whom will be battling it out in the elite 1.50m Land Rover Durban FEI World Cup Qualifier and the 1.40m FNB KZN Outdoor Grand Prix classes. As well as the world-class showjumping, the Land Rover Durban and FNB sponsored event also features many other highly anticipated categories and activities. Leading the charge in the … [Read more...]

First ever Shongweni Festival set to dazzle

First ever Shongweni Festival set to dazzle: The first ever Shongweni Festival, sponsored by Land Rover Durban and FNB, promises to dazzle the crowds when it graces the showgrounds of the popular equestrian and events venue, the Shongweni Club, between 8-13 August. Headlining the event will be showjumping featuring most of South Africa’s top equestrian talent, competing in the 1.50m Land Rover Durban FEI World Cup Qualifier and the 1.40m FNB KZN Outdoor Grand Prix, as well as many other highly anticipated categories and activities. With a … [Read more...]

Victory for community in Shongweni landfill saga

Durban in the News: Victory for community in Shongweni landfill saga: An interim has been granted order compelling waste giant EnviroServ to cease all acceptance, treatment and disposal of waste at its Shongweni landfill. Man rescued in Richards Bay boat drama: A son swam ashore to raise the alarm after he and his dad’s small boat capsized off Richards Bay early on Thursday. #FreedomDay: Zuma celebrates, but says more should be done: President Zuma was speaking during the 23rd Freedom Day celebrations in Manguzi in KwaZulu-Natal where … [Read more...]