A fully-guided, interactive walk exploring the authentic diversity of township life. At first glance, life in Nekkies may seem a daily struggle but delve deeper and you’ll find a place
A fully-guided, interactive walk exploring the authentic diversity of township life. At first glance, life in Nekkies may seem a daily struggle but delve deeper and you’ll find a place of friendship and resilience and feel the vibrant energy of the people who live here. Meet local home-owners and visit local businesses. Learn about Xhosa traditions and the role of the sangoma (traditional healer). Visit MADaboutART, a social enterprise that uses art and creative expression in a safe environment to support children to make positive life choices. Join the kids in class as they sing, paint, bead, whatever the activity of the day is. Recommended donation R150 per person. All funds raised by the walk will help reduce the impact of HIV and create a brighter future for children in the township.
COST: Additional or Recommended Charity Donation for NGO leading the walk.
BRING: Wear sturdy shoes, Toilets available on the walk.
TRANSPORT: Transport can be arranged on request from Knysna town to the starting point (additional cost).
EXTRA NOTES: Easy – Mainly flat walking, on paths with good surfaces. No climbing, minimal or no steps. Family Friendly, Cultural and Historic Interest.
DIRECTIONS: MADaboutART, 6 Sonqayi Street, Nekkies, Knysna. From Knysna take the N2 in the direction of Plett, after 5km approx take the left turning R339 Uniondale Road, after 1km approx at the crossroads turn right signed Dam se Bos, MADaboutART is at the end of this road on the left, parking in front of the playground.
march 31(saturday) 10:00am - march 31(saturday) 12:00pm
Other dates this walk is taking place
1st april 2018 10:00 am2nd april 2018 2:00 pm
Beaty Jonas073 382 7548 / 082 340 8308
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Guest List (Attending: 7)
Wolfgang IrmertRoger FisherJohann Beukes
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