October is a great month for a getaway

POSTED IN: General, Knysna, Plettenberg Bay
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If you’re in the Plett, Noetzie or Knysna areas, we hope you’re taking advantage of the gloriously hot weather currently gracing us! To accompany the good weather there’s a whole array of events just waiting for you this month of October in both Knysna & Plettenberg Bay.

October is also a particularly good month for a getaway retreat to the coast…

View from The Heads Knysna

If you are looking for self catering luxury accommodation during October in Knysna, Plett, or Noetzie look no further than Dav1es Villa Rentals – your Number 1 for exclusive holiday rentals!

Exclusive Holiday Rentals in Knysna could give you a view like this one!

Plett & Knysna Highlights in October

6th – 10th October: Week’s free pensioner gym use to get moving!

Need to get motivated and burn some energy? Why not get healthy and take advantage of free gym usage at The Gym (Sedgefield) for an entire week? Contact Bronwyn for more info +27(0)82 306 0509.

Until 8th October: Mamela Nyamza at The White House Theatre

The Bitou 10 Education and Development Foundation is delighted to host Mamela Nyamza – acclaimed dancer and choreographer in a workshop open to the public. Nyamza will conduct a workshop open to the public on Wednesday, October 8 at The White House Theatre between 14:00 and 17:00. Proceeds will go to The Bitou 10 Foundation and tickets cost R50 per person. Tickets are available at The Old House Shop and The Village Bookstore or feel free to contact +27(0)44 533 6466 – The Bitou 10 Foundation.

13th-14th October: The Parlotones at the Plett Barnyard

Come an sale our own local music superstars – The Parlotones. Described as an Alternative band, with hints of Indie, Rock and Pop. Doors open at 19h00, with event starting at 20h00. Tickets cost R200 per person –  limited seats available, so hurry! Contact Annaleen +27(0)72 368 7476

16th October: Evening with Gareth Patterson

Come and meet author Gareth Patterson at the Conrad Pezula Resort and Spa. Author of “My Lion’s Heart” (his tenth book), Gareth with mingle with guest while artisan cheese, bread and wine tasting will be on offer. Book signings and My Lion’s Heart on sale (cash only please). Tickets R160 per person. Contact +27(0)44 382 5574 for more info.

13th-17th October: Motivational Training with Trainsmart

With subjects like Essential Sales Skills, Hospitality Excellence, Telephone/Reception and Customer Service Excellence, Supervisory Skills and Customer Service Excellence – Maureen Cohen-Pevsner presents motivational training courses for all levels of staff. Early Bird Special: R570 per person. R550 per person (3 + delegates per course). Contact Maureen for more info +27(0)31 563 4302.

25th-26th October: 1st Sedgefield Beer Festival!

If you’d like to sample some craft beer along with a variety of beer tastings, local wines, listen to oompah bands, live music and partake in other great festivities, then this event is for you! Sedgefield will also present its own craft beer at the festival. Join the fun at Scarab Village on the 25th & 26th October 2014. Contact Tania for more info +27(0)82 376 0503.

29th October: Fun Walk for Breast Cancer awareness

Grab your walking shoes and join the fight against Breast Cancer. Get some fresh air – exercise has been shown to improve immunity and health after all! For more info Email sarie@cordinsa.co.za

31st October – 2nd November: Leisure Isle Festival!

Feel like browsing through plant stalls, book stalls and produce stalls on a sunny day? Come and visit the Leisure Island Festival! A host of Kiddies activities and crafter stores will also be available. All proceeds from the festival are donated to a variety of local charities and non-profit organisations – so it’s a really ‘feel good’ event! Contact Roger for more info +27(0)44 384 1896.

Mosaic Market – every day

Mosaic Outdoor Market in Sedgefield showcasing gourmet food, handmade crafts and much, much more. Come for a delicious breakfast, then stay for lunch. Fabulous goodies that can make great Christmas presents as the end of year draws closer – or find something special for those back home. 8am – 2pm each day. Contact Cliff +27(0)82 678 9900

Looking for a holiday rental with charismatic, regal design and a uniquely beautiful position?

Craighross Castle in Noetzie - the ultimate holiday destination

Look no further than this breathtaking castle on the beach: Craighross Castle, in Noetzie. Designed for immediate access to the ocean while presenting a luxury castle ready to soothe away your stress and leave you feeling rejuvenated. The unique position of Craighross Castle ensures that the world outside is literally yours alone.