Ross Taylor’s Mom Explains Surf Contest Cancellation

Ross Taylor

“Hello, Loveshine friends, This email comes to you from Ross’s mother, Jo, and his brother, Marc. I know that a lot of you are not on Facebook so you may not have been informed of the cancellation of the contest; we have been asked to clarify the reasons for this: As most of you know, the contest ‘happening’ grew so big … Continue reading

History of Knysna: Red Bridge 1923

History of Red Bridge in Knysna

The Red Bridge is the third bridge to span the Knysna River. It is situated further upstream on better founding conditions, as the previous bridge had been washed away in a flood in 1916. Designed by the PWD, this bridge is completely different in design to the earlier bridges with only two, long, 46m spans so as to prevent a … Continue reading

Visit the ‘Italian Church Museum’ in Knysna Forest

Gouna Forest to Diepwalle Forest Knysna 1p - San Ambroso Chapel Museum

This is an outing for those of you who haven’t been into the Gouna Forest recently! Visit the old San Ambrosa Church on the ‘Gouna Commonage’ – it contains a very interesting display of the history of the Italian silk-grower families who came out to Knysna in 1881. Some of the descendents of these families are still in Knysna today … Continue reading

Gerald Clark Live at Bloo Bistro in Knysna


Gerald Clark Live at Bloo Bistro May 14 2015 – 8pm Tickets R80pp Bookings 082 8261298 Gerald Clark started his career as front-man for Delta Blue, a blues outfit that toured extensively both nationally and internationally between 1999 and 2005. With his solo career launched in 2005, he continued to garner an active fan base with his Afrikaans album Sweepslag … Continue reading

Wine Tasting for Benguela Cove’s latest Vintage: Pinot Noir 2014

Pinot Noir - Benguela Cove Wine Estate

Enjoy the latest vintage from the Benguela Cove Wine Estate at two special wine tastings in May to celebrate the launch of its Pinot Noir 2014. The first event is on Saturday May 16th at the Manor House on the beautiful lagoon wine estate, located at the start of the Hermanus Wine Route – and then a week later on … Continue reading