DBN – Outdoors Guide 09-15 Aug 2013

The good food and wine show!!!!!!!
It’s the tastiest date on the South African foodie calendar and an event where trends are born. The new look Good Food & Wine Show comes to Durban from August 8 to 11 and is bang on with what’s hot and fabulous in food and cooking fashions.
8th till 11th August @ 10am daily
R75
Durban exhibition centre, Tel: 031-360-1000

Radio control helicopter extravaganza
Top SA pilots take to the skies with their high powered helicopters to thrill audiences. Some amazing skills on display and audience participation is encouraged.
Until 11th August @ 8am
Free
Emoyeni lodge, Tel: 031-785-1740

Fresh Air Market at Jimmy Bellows
Every Thursday Westville residents can buy fresh vegetables, fruit and plants at Jimmy Bellows Sports ground. Situated a stone throw away from The Pavillion.
Thursdays @ 9am-12pm
Entry is free
Jimmy Bellows Sports Ground

I heart market
The “I Heart Market” brings you a wholesome market experience. The focus is shifted from the usual market fan fair to unique items. Designers, crafters, chefs and bakers display their goodies that are all uniquely handmade. There is no mass produced items allowed, like items you would find in a shopping mall.
1st Saturday of every month @ 9am – 2pm
Entry is free
Moses Mabhida Stadium grounds

Durban Botanic Gardens
Located on the slopes of Berea Hill, these gardens contain a wealth of plant species and some very rare ones to. It was established in 1849 and one of the attractions is the Orchid House.
Open Daily, Tel: 031-309-9240

Umgeni River Bird Park in Durban
Located on the banks of the Umgeni River, this park offers visitors a network of paths to follow and observe the exotic bird life.
Open daily @ 9am-5pm
Tickets on Entry, Tel: 031-579-4600