eThekwini Municipality believes local and domestic citizens have the power to reignite the tourism sector but must do so safely and responsibly, starting this festive season.
DURBAN BEACHES AWARDED WITH BLUE FLAG STATUS2020-11-28T06:09:14+00:00 Press release
Twelve beaches within the eThekwini Municipality have been awarded the National Blue Flag Status in the 2020/21 season on the 27th November 2020 at Ushaka Marine World in Durban.
DURBAN RAKES IN MAJOR ACCOLADES AT THE WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS2020-11-19T11:01:45+00:00 Press release
The City of Durban and some of its tourism products raked in major awards at this year’s World Travel Awards, after being announced as Africa’s leading City destination and Africa’s leading meetings and conference destination.
With the Gardens festooned with millions of lights, 2020 will see the return of some fan favourites, along with new lighting displays and activations, Live@theTrail pop-up entertainment, a bigger festive market, two food gardens, Santa’s Grotto and the opportunity to give back to a host of worthwhile charities in the charity-driven Santa’s Workshop.
Re-Opening of International Borders2020-10-11T13:47:22+00:00 Press release
South African borders are now opened for business and leisure travel for international traveller’s subject to a number of restrictions for travellers.
MAYOR KAUNDA WELCOMES ANNOUNCEMENT FOR DURBAN TO HOST WORLD TABLE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP IN 20232020-09-29T15:00:55+00:00 Press release
EThekwini Municipality Mayor, Mxolisi Kaunda has welcomed the news that Durban has won the bid to host the World Table Tennis Championship in 2023.