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Collards is the perfect accommodation choice if you're attending any events in and around the Durban area this year.

16 - 31 December 2021

The annual Litchi Festival is once again set to rock the spectacular Dolphin Coast of KwaZulu-Natal. Although the focus here is often on the sun, sea, and sand, this festival is all about fun and celebrating the fresh flavours of the delicious litchi fruit.

Entrance fee is R160 (cash only) per person, this includes eating as many as you can while picking and taking home1.6 kg Litchi’s.

Daily times are from 09h00 to 15h00. On 24th December from 09h00 to 12h00. We are closed on 25th December and bookings are required for the 26th December.

Tel: 064 763-6457

March 2022 (Date TBC)

Every year, the world’s top canoeists and teams come together to tackle the exciting Dusi Canoe Marathon, which continues to be the biggest event of its kind in all of Africa. Although it is a major challenge, this marathon is still so popular amongst sportsmen and – women, as well as their fans. There are between 1 600 and 2 000 athletes participating in the event every year.

The finish of the race is held at the Kingfisher Canoe Club and the prize giving is at the Blue Lagoon to reward the men and women that conquered the three-day water adventure.

Tel: 033 394-9994

March 2022 (Date TBC)

This event is about celebrating innovative designs and trendy developments in the world of design. Decorex Durban will be held at The Exhibition Centre, directly opposite the Durban International Convention Centre. This has a massive space with excellent facilities to make for a comfortable and exciting place to celebrate all things gorgeous. It is located in Durban Central, so it is close to a number of the other fantastic attractions that Durban has to offer visitors to KZN. The venue is about 30 minutes from the King Shaka International Airport too.

Tel: 011 549-8300

2-5 May 2022

Indaba 2022 will be held at Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre in Durban!

Indaba is one of the largest tourism marketing events on the African calendar and one of the top three ‘must visit’ events of its kind on the global calendar.

It showcases the widest variety of Southern Africa's best tourism products, and attracts international visitors and media from across the world.