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					                       WHAT’S ON IN
                         DURBAN
                    MARCH & APRIL 2008

GALLERY EXHIBITIONS

AFRICAN ART CENTRE: 94 Florida Road, opp Quarters Hotel. 031 304 3804
12 March: Embroideries “What Makes Me Happy” from 5 women of the Ntokozo Group
9 April: Paintings by Welcome Danca

ANDREW WALFORD: Tel 031 769 1363
21 – 24 March: Annual Easter Pottery Exhibition - Shongweni

ART IN THE PIAZZA: Palm Square, opp Gateway
22 March & 26 April: 10:00 – 14:00 An open-air art exhibition showcasing work by some of
Durban‟s local artists
Jeanette 082 963 5352 or Casey 082 563 3205

artSPACEdurban: 3 Millar Road, Next to Waste Centre, Umgeni Road
Until 8 March: “Forward” Sarah Richards, Mtech Fine Art, Durban University of
Technology
10 – 26 March: ABSA L‟Atelier Art Award/KZN Regional – Main Gallery
                Michele Silk paintings – Middle Gallery
                Grace Kotze‟s Art Students‟ exhibition – Coffee Lounge
31 March – 19 April: Dhow Trade & Margit Gregory-Pretorius paintings exhibitions
21 April – 10 May: Off The Wall 3 – Graffiti and Comic Book Artists
Karen Bradtke 031 312 0793

BANK GALLERY: Florida Road. 031 312 6911
Until 27 March: Paul Edmunds “Aggregate”

BEANBAG BOHEMIA: Tamlyn 074 407 5413
March & April: Off The Wall Gallery – shifts as work is sold and has a new theme every six
months. Will include works by
    Jackie Griffin Jones - large oil paintings of gorges
    Sandra Thomas - landscape and botanical drawings
    Bev Samler - landscape mono prints on paper
    Fritz Farrenothen - classical landscape painting
    Hennie Dreyer - contemporary pop landscapes
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BONISA PRIVATE GALLERY: 47 Ronalds Road, Kloof
2 March & 6 April: 10:00 – 16:00 Exhibition of Contemporary Art from local KZN artists –
paintings, woodwork, pottery etc
031 764 0288

CROUSE GALLERY: 56 Adrain Road, Morningside. 031 312 2315
7 March: Annual Anton Benzon exhibition
www.artdealers.co.za

DURBAN ART GALLERY: 031 311 2265
Until 30 March: KZN Schools
Until 30 March: Little Travellers
Until 23 March: Paul Weinberg Then & Now
March: 2 Generations In-house exhibition
18 – 30 April: Timbuktu Manuscripts

DURBAN UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY ART GALLERY: Nonto Ntombela 031 204 2207
28 Feb – 8 April: “New Acquisitions” artworks from the DUT‟s permanent collection –
prints, photographs and paintings
www.dut.ac.za

FRESH PAINT GALLERY: Lynn May 031 201 8367
End March – mid April: Solo exhibition by Willem Pretorius “Photo Realism”
End April – mid May: Coral Fourie

KIZO ART GALLERY: Gateway Theatre of Shopping. 031 566 4322
20 March – 20 April: Collaboration between Bongi Bhengu and Collen Maswangayi titled
“Vision”
26 April – 2 May: Anika Harms “A Platinum Affair”

KZNSA: Glenwood. 031 202 3686
Until 9 March: Michael McGarry – Main Gallery; Isis x – Mezzanine Gallery; Mbekheni Mbili
– Nivea Gallery
11 – 30 March: Aidan Walsh – Main and Mezzanine Galleries; Andrew Verster SWAA work
– Nivea Gallery
1 – 20 April: DUT Students‟ Exhibition – Main and Mezzanine Galleries; Centre for Art,
Animation and Design Students‟ Exhibition – Electric Gallery; DUT Students‟ Exhibition –
Nivea Gallery

OFF THE WALL GALLERY: Heritage Market, Hillcrest:
Every Sunday: 10:00 – 15:00 Art Amongst The Roses
Gail or Harry on 031 765 7606

FAT TUESDAY: Hillcrest
Until 4 March: Mardi Gras Portrait exhibition
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March: “Passing Shot” photo competition. Photographers are encouraged to shoot on the
move and forget the rules!
1 – 29 April: “Passing Shot” exhibition – all the selected entries and winning images
5 April: 12:30 – 16:30 Art With Eve „Give it a bash‟ beginner painting lesson with Eve Page.
R350pp includes all equipment and refreshments. Booking essential
Shannon 031 717 2785

UMHLANGA OUTDOOR EXHIBITIONS
Every Sunday: Umhlanga Outdoor Exhibitions in aid of various charities – The Village
Green. Joey Hesp 031 337 0208

UPPER SOUTH COAST ART ASSOCIATION: Melissa Botha 031 903 3716
15 March & 19 April: 13:30 Meet in the Amanzimtoti Library Activities Room

WINCHESTER FINE ART: Tel Sue 083 673 7975
March: Fibreworks Exhibition


NATURE NOTES

NATURE TRAILS & TALKS
Every Thurs: 09:00 & 11:00 Breakers Guided Walk through Hawaan Forest. Nonhlanhla 073
629 5457
8, 9, 29, 30 March, 12, 13, 26, 27 April: Canoe Trails on Umgeni River. Phone to
confirm times. Ross 031 201 1303
1 March: 07:30 Guided Nature Trail through Virginia Bush. Tel 031 563 6777
1 March & 5 April: 08:00 Walk through the Hawaan Forest, Umhlanga. R10 + donation
towards WESSA. Phoebe 031 566 4018 or Nonhlanhla 073 629 5457
2 March: 07:30 Guided Nature Trail through Palmiet Nature Reserve. Tel 031 311 6712
2 March & 6 April: 07:30 Guided trail through Palmiet Nature Reserve. Meet at David
McLean Drive entrance, Westville. Roy Pilkington 031 266 7469 (h)
7, 21 March, 4, 5, 18, 19 April: Rocky Shore Night Walks – Treasure Beach Project,
Marine Drive, Bluff. Tel 031 467 8507
8 March: 16:00 Bat Interest Group: Bat Watch & AGM – Umbilo Ponds. Tel Carol Allen 031
572 3479
9 March & 13 April: 08:00 Guided Trail through New Germany Nature Reserve. Adults
R20, children R10. Roy Pilkington 031 266 7469 (h)
15 March: 07:30 Guided Nature Trail through New Germany Nature Reserve. Tel 031 262
8239
15 March & 19 April: 08:00 – 13:00 Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve open to the
public. Bird identification walk starts at 08:00. Cathy 031 561 4042 or 082 079 2757
16 March & 20 April: 08:00 4 hour guided trail at Krantzkloof Nature Reserve. R20 pp.
Booking essential. Charles Mitchell 082 444 9282
2 March & 6 April: 08:00 6 hour guided trail at Krantzkloof Nature Reserve. R20pp.
Booking essential. Charles Mitchell 082 444 9282
5 April: 07:30 Guided Nature Trail through Silverglen Nature Reserve. Tel 031 404 5628
6 April: 07:30 Guided Nature Trail through Palmiet Nature Reserve. Tel 031 312 6712
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19 April: 07:30 Guided Nature Trail along the Umgeni River. Tel 031 563 6777
12 April: 17:00 Bat Interest Group: Bat Watch - Kloof. Carol Allan 031 572 3479 or 084
997 7213



HIKING
AMBLERS HIKING CLUB:
2 March: 14:00 Roosfontein Nature Reserve
9 March: New Germany Nature Reserve
16 March: Mackintosh Falls
23 March: Krantzkloof Nature Reserve
30 March: Emberton Coffee Shop hike
David 072 615 0559 or 031 266 8602

DURBAN RAMBLERS HIKING CLUB:
Shorter, easier hikes on Saturday afternoons and longer all-day hikes on Sundays for the
more physically energetic. The Saturday afternoon hikes normally start at 13:45 and end
with a social get-together. Visitor‟s welcome. Jean Elliot 031 209 2828. Sunday hikers meet
in Pinetown at 08:00 to share lifts to the start of the hike and the average hike is about
12kms. Anne 031 765 5133

MOUNTAIN BACKPACKERS CLUB:
Various weekend and day hikes every weekend. 072 226 2772
www.mountainbackpackers.co.za



CLIMATE DATA FOR MARCH & APRIL:
Average Maximum & Minimum Temperatures in °C:
March: 28° & 20°           April: 26° & 17°

Average Rainfall:
March: 120mm                  April: 73mm

Average Sea Temperatures in °C:
March: 24°C                  April: 23°C



HIGH TIDE TIMETABLE
MARCH              APRIL
 1:   09:45 23:44             00:28   12:49
 2:   12:27    -              01:23   13:38
 3:   01:21 13:32             02:02   14:17
 4:   02:03 14:12             02:37   14:53
 5:   02:36 14:46             03:12   15:29
 6:   03:08 15:19             03:47   16:05
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  7: 03:40 15:53              04:23 16:42
  8: 04:13 16:27              05:01 17:20
  9: 04:46 17:01              05:39 17:59
10: 05:21 17:36               06:19 18:42
11: 05:57 18:12               07:04 19:30
12: 06:34 18:51               07:59 20:41
13: 07:16 19:35               09:33 22:44
14: 08:09 20:41               11:37    -
15: 09:46 23:03               00:26 12:55
16: 12:06     -               01:24 13:45
17: 00:56 13:23               02:05 14:24
18: 01:53 14:11               02:39 14:58
19: 02:33 14:49               03:10 15:28
20: 03:07 15:22               03:38 15:57
21: 03:38 15:53               04:06 16:25
22: 04:07 16:21               04:32 16:52
23: 04:34 16:48               04:59 17:19
24: 04:59 17:14               05:27 17:47
25: 05:25 17:40               05:56 18:18
26: 05:51 18:06               06:30 18:55
27: 06:18 18:34               07:11 19:44
28: 06:49 19:08               08:13 21:10
29: 07:29 19:58               10:00 23:15
30: 08:40 22:02               11:49    -
31: 11:16      -
Low Tides: Approx. 6h15 after high tide
Information supplied by the Hydrographer SA Navy – The Hydrographer is not responsible
for any transcription errors



SPORTS HIGHLIGHTS

ANGLING:
26 – 27 April
    Deep Sea Angling: Durban Bonanza – Durban Ski Boat Club. Tel 031 337 6931
    Inanda Bass Classic 2008 – Inanda Dam. www.inandabassclassic.co.za

AQUATICS: 031 312 7272
12 – 15 March: KZN Masters International Competition
28 – 31 March: Telkom SA Water Polo Nationals – Durban
31 March – 3 April: Telkom SA Diving Nationals
1 – 6 April: Telkom SA Senior Nationals
3 – 6 April: Telkom SA Synchro Nationals
Kings Park Pool

ATHLETICS:
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ROAD RUNNING:
2 March: 05:00 Newlands Classic – Hoy Park. Andre Reddy 082 455 4418
2 March: 06:00 Kearsney Striders 21.1km Challenge & 16km walk – Kearsney College,
Botha‟s Hill. Cheryl Searle 082 900 9437
9 March: 05:00 Checkout 27km Challenge – Verulam Recreation Ground. Mahomed Jeewa
032 533 2351
23 March: 06:00 Willie Mtolo Half Marathan – Lahee Park, Pinetown. Willie Mtolo 083 654
0393
30 March: Dick King 21.1km run & 15km walk – Hutchinson Park, Amanzimtoti. Naas Olivier
072 388 7515
6 April: 05:00 Boxer Superstores Stella Royal – Stella Sports Club, Davenport Road. Cecil
Sher 083 566 3333
13 April: 06:00 Wings Challenge – Fairvale Secondary School, Wentworth. Cyril Lecordier
082 797 2437
20 April: 06:00 Mt Edgecombe Half Marathon – Siphosethu Road, Mt Edgecombe. Roshini
Sonbadhar 084 485 7746
26 April: 06:00 KZN 50km Race Walk Champs – Kings Park Track & Road Event. Brian
Jarmey-Swan 083 496 5980
27 April: 06:00 Chatsworth Freedom Marathon – Chatsworth Stadium. Dees Govender 083
785 4333
TRACK & FIELD:
1 March: Youth, Junior, Senior League V
7 – 8 March: Provincial Schools Primary Champs
14 – 15 March: Provincial Schools Secondary Champs
4 & 5 April: Provincial Youth and Junior Champs
Kings Park Athletics Stadium. 031 312 9374

BODY BUILDING:
14 April: 15:30 IFBB KZN Novice Classic – Jewish Hall
Tammy 083 787 6617

CRICKET:
7 March: 15:45 Nashua Dolphins vs Gestetner Diamond Eagles
9 March: 10:00 Nashua Dolphins vs Nashua Cape Cobras
Sahara Stadium Kingsmead. 031 335 4200

CYCLING:
7, 28 March, 4, 11, 18 April: KZN Track Racing - Cyril Geoghegan Stadium. Malcolm
Ford 073 253 9719
15 & 16 March: KZN Track Champs – Cyril Geoghegan Stadium. Malcolm Ford 073 253
9719
12 April: KZN ITT Champs – Durban. Brian Clifton 082 442 5208
13 April: KZN Road Champs – Durban. Brian Clifton 082 442 5208

DEEP SEA ANGLING:
15 & 16 March: Durban Interclub
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26 – 27 April: Durban Bonanza
031 337 6931

FIGHT CLUB:
7 April: Fight Club – Suncoast Casino
Prinella 031 328 3161

FITNESS:
7, 14, 21, 28 March, 3, 10, 17, 24 April: Puma Fitness – Suncoast Casino
Prinella 031 328 3161

GOLF:
2 – 7 March: Sanlam SA Amateur – Royal Durban Golf Club
16 – 17 March: KZN Senior Amateur Champs – Durban Country Club
5 – 6 April: Club Strokeplay Champs – All clubs
7 April: Prentice Memorial – Royal Durban Golf Club
031 202 7636

HORSE RACING:
Clairwood: 9, 12, 23 March, 13, 16, 23 April
Greyville: 7*, 26, 29* March, 11*, 28 April (*night racing)

KITEFLYING:
5 – 6 April: Kite Flying Competition – Suncoast Beach
Prinella 031 328 3161

MOTORCYCLE FEDERATION: Les 083 285 0815
19 April: 19:30 Dragon‟s Lair Pub – Girl Guides Hall, Lytton Crescent, Pinetown
www.highwaydragonsmc.co.za

MOTOR SPORT:
16 March: BMW Club of KZN – Suncoast Casino. Prinella 031 328 3161
20 April: Porsche Autocross – Suncoast Casino. Prinella 031 328 3161
16 March & 20 April: Karting – iDube Raceway
12 April: Junior Motocross – Springfield Track
13 April: Senior Motocross – Springfield Track
Gay 031 266 5640031 266 5640

RUGBY: 031 308 8400
8 March: 19:10 Super 14 The Sharks vs Blues
29 March: 17:00 The Sharks vs Reds
The Absa Stadium

SAILING: 031 301 4787
Every Wed in March: 17:30 Wednesday Fun Sail – Bay
1 & 2 March: Keeler Mini Regatta – Offshore
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15 & 16 March, 19 & 20 April: East Coast Experience – Offshore
5 & 6 April: Keeler Mini Regatta includes Hobies – Offshore
26 & 28 April: Pacer Provincials – Offshore

SOCCER:
2 March: 15:30 AmaZulu vs Black Leopards –
5 March: 15:30 Golden Arrows vs Mamelodi Sundowns
5 March: 19:30: Thanda Royal Zulu FC vs AmaZulu – ABSA Stadium
9 March: 15:30 AmaZulu vs Jomo Cosmos
22 March: 15:30 Thanda Royal Zulu FC vs Orlando Pirates – ABSA Stadium
22 March: 15:30 Golden Arrows vs Bidvest Wits
5 April: 15:00 Golden Arrows vs Bloemfontein Celtic
6 April: 15:00 AmaZulu vs SuperSport United
12 April: 15:00 Golden Arrows vs Thanda Royal Zulu FC
13 April: 15:00 AmaZulu vs Platinum Stars
26 April: 15:00 Golden Arrows vs Kaizer Chiefs
30 April: 19:30 Thanda Royal Zulu FC vs Bidvest Wits – ABSA Stadium
30 April: 19:30 AmaZulu vs Moroka Swallows
All matches at King Zwelithini Stadium, Umlazi unless otherwise stated
www.psl.co.za

SURFING:
16 March: Volcomstone Final
21 – 23 March: Oakley Junior Pro
12 – 13 April: Quiksilver Pro Trials
14 – 20 April: Quiksilver Pro
24 – 28 April: Billabong Junior Series #2
All events in Durban
www.surfingsouthafrica.co.za

SURF LIFESAVING: Sharron Carlson 031 572 2183
1 & 2 March: KZN Nippers – Marine Lifesaving Club
SURFSKI:
7, 14, 28 March, 4 April: 17:30 KIA Motors Marine Surf Ski Series 2008 – Marine Surf
Lifesaving Club, Addington Beach
Trevor Martin 083 556 4941

TRIATHLONS:
30 March: Multisport Triathlon Series – Suncoast Casino. Prinella 031 328 3161



DURBAN DIARY

EVERY EVENING UNTIL APRIL:
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Just before evening, more than 3 million Barn Swallows put on an incredible 30 minute
display over their wetland roost of Mt Moreland. Bring chairs, sundowners, binoculars &
mosquito spray and see one of nature‟s most amazing phenomena. 031 568 1671

EVERY TUESDAY
10:00 – 13:00 Farmers Market – Lords & Legends, Riverside Road, Amanzimtoti. Bruce
Lithgow 031 903 4534

EVERY WEDNESDAY
    Wednesday Market – Camelot, Hillcrest. 031 765 9444
    17:30 – 19:30 Izimbongizesimanje (Nowadayz Poets) – Functions Room, BAT Centre.
      031 332 0451
    18:00 – 22:00 Stables Lifestyle Market – Jaco Jackson Drive. Tel Debbie 031 202
      9005
    19:00 till late Singles evening for the over 35s – German Club Shamwari Club,
      Westville. Sami 072 984 2854

EVERY FRIDAY
18:00 – 22:00 Stables Lifestyle Market – Jaco Jackson Drive. Debbie 031 202 9005

EVERY FRIDAY & SATURDAY
19:00 – 22:00 Free Live Music – Palm Court, Gateway Theatre of Shopping (weather
permitting). 031 566 2332

EVERY FRIDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY
Horseback Beach Adventures – adjacent to Durban International Airport. Terrance 084 467
0752

EVERY SATURDAY
    06:00 – 09:00 Farmers‟ Market – Brentwood Nursery, Alverstone Road. 031 777
      1422
    09:00 Craft Market – Hornby Lifestyle Centre. 031 765 4098

EVERY SUNDAY
    09:00 – 14:00 Hillcrest Market: Crafts, Antiques, Collectible and Car Boot Sale –
      Inanda Road Sports Field, Hillcrest. Heidi 078 684 2492 or Kerry 073 237 5522
    12:00 – 15:00 Free Live Music – Palm Court, Gateway Theatre of Shopping (weather
      permitting). 031 566 2332
    10:00 – 17:00 Stables Lifestyle Market – Jaco Jackson Drive. Debbie 031 202 9005

EVERY WEEKEND & ALL SCHOOL HOLIDAYS
Outlaw Farm Pony Camps and Out-Rides – Hillcrest. Bev Sterrett 031 766 1185 or 083 743
5192

1 MARCH
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09:30 Durban Floral Art Club: Antiques „Road Show‟ – Westville Methodist Church Hall. R20
per item. Sheila 082 457 0547

2, 30 MARCH, 6, 27 APRIL
08:45 & 12:30 Umgeni Steam Railway Inchanga Choo-Choo departs from Kloof Station
traveling through The Valley of A Thousand Hills, to Inchanga, where the Inchanga
Community Craft Market takes place on the station. 082 353 6003

3 MARCH & 7 APRIL
17:00 Antiques, Decorative Arts & Collectables Auction – Old Church, 113 Florida Road. 031
303 9063. www.oldchurch.co.za

4 – 6 MARCH
09:00 – 14:30 SABC Careers Fair – Greyville Racecourse. Suitable for grades 9 – 12. R5 per
learner, teachers go free. Tel 011 460 0247

4, 7, 11, 14 MARCH
Boys In Blue Beach Blitz – Suncoast Beach. Prinella 031 328 3161

5 MARCH & 2 APRIL
07:00 Wessa Garage Sale – 100 Brand Road. Elaine 031 201 3126

6, 13, 20, 27 MARCH
19:30 KZN Philharmonic Orchestra Summer Season concerts – City Hall. Tel 031 369 9438

7 MARCH & 4 APRIL
Eurforia Summer Night Market – 134 Davenport Road. Heather 084 894 6611

7 & 8 MARCH
10:00 – 16:00 Flowers Thru The Home – 6 Braby Place, Cowies Hill. R40 entrance includes
tea/coffee and cake. Local arists displaying work and craft stalls. Optional lunch prepared
by Christina Martin School of Food and Wine. Jenny Flower 031 266 4861 or 082 441 7853

7 – 9 MARCH
The NWJ Bridal Fair - over 120 exhibitors including the perfect wedding venue, finest
bridal designers, photographers, florists, confectioners, jewellers, honeymoon destinations,
DJ‟s and music, catering, hair dressers to name a few. Open Friday 17h00 - 22h00;
Saturday and Sunday 09:00 – 17:00 at Durban Exhibition Centre. Daryl Wood 083 994 7494
or Annie 031 202 4571

9 MARCH & 13 APRIL
11:00 – 16:00 Model Train Rides – Kellaway Hall, Hinton Grove, Virginia. Gerald Hall 031 205
1098

11 MARCH
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19:45 Friends of Music: Vassily Primakov (piano) Moscow – Durban Jewish Centre, Old Fort
Road. Tel Ida Epstein 031 201 3922

13 – 15 MARCH
09:00 – 16:30 Knitting, Sewing & Craft Workshop – Greyville Racecourse. Tel Lynne 031 502
6359

13 – 16 MARCH
10:00 Decorex Durban and Hirsch‟s Kitchen and Bathroom Faire – International Convention
Centre. Furniture, fabrics, kitchens and bathrooms, décor accessories, lighting, indoor and
outdoor living and lots more. Tel Angela Chatfield 011 549 8300


14 MARCH & 11 APRIL
Ballroom & Latin Social Dance Evening – Italian Club, Durban North. Booking essential. Coral
or Eddie 072 627 6433

15 & 16 MARCH
09:00 – 17:00 Annual Indigenous open Gardens “On The Edge of The Gorge” – Kloof and
Forest Hills areas. R30pp. In aid of Krantzkloof Nature Reserve. Tel Helen Terblanche 072
218 2857

15 MARCH & 19 APRIL
14:30 Friends of Virginia Bush – walk through the bush. Meet at entrance in Kensington
Drive. Jean 083 303 3377

16 MARCH
Josh Groban live in concert – Greyville Racecourse. Bring picnic blankets for concert under
the stars. 0861 121 333 or www.ticketconnection.co.za

16 OR 21 MARCH
15:00 Popular Easter Pageant “The Way Of The Cross” – Greyville Racecourse. Bring picnic
blanket. Tel Clifton 083 286 2155

16 MARCH & 20 APRIL
09:00 – 16:30 Antique Fair – Gateway Theatre of Shopping, Umhlanga. James Thomas 082
821 9031

20 APRIL
Mahatma Gandhi Salt March – Phoenix Settlement to Durban Beachfront. Tel Ronnie
Govender 031 201 2067 or 082 781 6843

20 MARCH – 14 APRIL
Easter Programme – Suncoast Casino. Prinella 031 328 3161

21 – 22 MARCH
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09:00 – 17:00 Annual Durban Easter Knife Show – Riverside Hotel. Tel Beatrice 082 908
0064

21 – 24 MARCH
    Vodacom Easter Adrenaline – North Beach. 031 312 1420
    20th Annual Hare Krishna Festival of Chariots (lots of international artists and cross
       cultural fusion items). Parades on Saturday and Monday – North Beach. Tel
       Chumpard 082 824 2203
    Verulam Charity Fair – Verulam Recreational Grounds. Tel Jacqui Munien 032 533
       1046

21 – 30 MARCH
Shoppex 2008 – Hall 1, Durban Exhibition Centre. Open weekdays 11:00 – 22:00 and
weekends 10:00 – midnight. Eastern clothing, jewellery, accessories, food, handicrafts, arts
and crafts, cookware, linen, traditional garments. Tel Shirin 083 786 1431

23 MARCH
    06:00 Easter Sunrise Service – Howard College steps. Tel 031 205 3717
    Handel‟s Messiah in collaboration with the KZN Philharmonic Orchestra, Durban
      Symphonic Choir and soloists – Playhouse Opera. Booking through Computicket

25 – 29 MARCH
11th Time Of The Writer Festival - Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre, with day activities at
various tertiary institutions, community centres, museums, schools and other venues,
including a prison. This is aimed at developing public interest in literature and promoting a
culture of reading and writing in South Africa. Tel 031 260 2506

29 MARCH & 26 APRIL
    10:00 – 14:00 Mother Hubbard‟s Country Market – cnr Knelsey & Gillitt Roads,
      Hillcrest. Linda 031 765 2426
    11:00 Guided Tour of Crow – Coedmore Avenue, Yellowwood Park. 031 462 1127

3 – 6 APRIL
Tongaat Child Welfare Society Charity Faire 2008 – Outspan Grounds, Tongaat. Tel 032
944 1514

4 – 5 APRIL
19:30 Kala Darshan Institute of Music and Dance: “Mahadevi” music – Thekwini Training
College, Asherville. Manesh Maharaj 082 422 6865 or 031 403 1682

6 APRIL
14:30 Music at the Lake: Prime Circle – Botanic Gardens. 031 202 5819

8 APRIL
19:45 Friends of Music: Baroque and Renaissance music – Durban Jewish Centre, Old Fort
Road. Tel Ida Epstein 031 201 3922
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10 – 13 APRIL
10:00 – 22:00 Durban Motor Show – Durban Exhibition Centre. Tel 011 661 4000

26 – 28 APRIL
09:30 – 17:00 SABC Education Baba Indaba – Durban Exhibition Centre. South Africa‟s
premier “baby, toddler and parenting expo”. R40pp. www.babaindaba.co.za


JAZZ:
Every Wed: 17:10 Jazz – Centre for Jazz, University of KZN. Tel 031 260 3385
           19:00 Jazz – Yozzi‟s, Davenport Road. 031 201 0090

Every Thurs – Sat: 21:00 Jazz Gigs – Zulu Jazz Lounge, The Playhouse. 031 304 2377 or
info@zulujazzlounge.co.za

Every Fri & Sat 17:00 and Sun 13:00 Jazz – St Tropez, 199 Essenwood Road. 031 201 9176

Every Sun: 11:00 Jazz – Yozzi‟s, Davenport Road. 031 201 0090
           13:00 Jazz Jukebox – Upper Deck, uShaka Marine World. 031 328 8000

30 March & 27 April: 15:00 – 18:00 Jazz – Suncoast Amphitheatre, Suncoast Casino. 031
312 9496



THEATRES:

BARNYARD THEATRE: 031 566 3045
Until 9 March: Natural Women - Women who rock the world
11 March – 20 April: Your Momma Don‟t Dance, But Your Daddy Can Rock „n Roll
22 April – 8 June: Hollywood Rocks

CATALINA THEATRE: 031 305 6889
3 – 15 March: The Compleat History of Dbn – without the boring bits!

DOCKYARD THEATRE: Musgrave Road. 031 201 9147
March - April: I left My Heart In San Francisco - the Tony Bennett Story
21 – 24 March: The Dockyard Easter Swing Festival with 12 piece big band featuring the
music of Frank Sinatra, Sammy David Jnr and Dean Martin
April – May: The Brooklyn Boys featuring the music of Barry Manilow and Neil Diamond

ELIZABETH SNEDDON THEATRE: 031 260 2296
Until 9 March: The Chilli Boy
11 – 16 March: Hoot
24 – 29 March: Time of the Writer
31 March – 20 April: Beauty and The B.E.E.
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HERITAGE THEATRE: 031 765 4197
Until 6 April: In The Summertime
15 April – 11 May: A Taste Of Thomson II

IZULU THEATRE: Sibaya Casino and Entertainment World. 031 580 5555
18 & 19 April: Steve Hofmeyr “Waarmaker” – iZulu Theatre, Sibaya Casino. Booking
through Computicket.
22 April – 4 May: The East Coast Comedy Festival www.eastcoastcomedyfestival.com

RHUMBELOW THEATRE: Roland 031 205 7602 or 082 4998636
7 – 9 & 14 – 16 March: The Very Weathered Girls – starring The Family Players
11 – 13 & 18 – 20 April: Brutal Tunes II – starring Anthony Stonier & Lisa Bobbert
www.rhumbelow.za.net

THE PLAYHOUSE: 031 369 9555
Until 2 March: K-Kap‟s Chief Albert Luthuli Musical – Playhouse Opera
Until 7 March: Hamlet – Playhouse Drama Theatre
4, 18 March, 1, 15, 29 April: Test Driving The Arts – Playhouse Grand Foyer
18 – 22 March: New Classics – a season of dance – Playhouse Drama
New Stages: 3 – 5 April: Double Bill - Twisted Bones and Movers and Shakers; 17 – 19
April: Tree Boy – Playhouse Opera
9 – 20 April: Curry Tales – Playhouse Drama
25 – 26 April: Zulu Stand-Up by Monwabisi Grootboom – Playhouse Drama


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