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  • Minister Hanekom engages with Tourism Stakeholders in Mpumalanga

    Minister of Tourism, Derek Hanekom, was in Hazyview on Saturday 10th November to engage with tourism stakeholders in the hope of addressing issues of mutual concern. According to Chris Harvie, Chairperson of Hazyview Tourism Organisation, the meeting was encouraging and the Minister was attentive to the local tourism industry’s many concerns … more »

  • MTPA and Kruger Lowveld establish a joint media liaison group

    Dear Member, Please find below an important Memo from the KLT/MTPA Tourism Tank Media Liaison Group. This contains our proposed guidelines for dealing with media stories at all levels including national, local and social media that have a direct impact on tourism promotion in the province. It would be appreciated if … more »

  • Another successful Nordics Roadshow for Kruger Lowveld

    The KLT team returned from the Nordics road shows on Saturday after a long but successful two weeks. Abby Swartz, SA Tourism marketing manager for the Nordic region who accompanied the group summed up the roadshow as follows: “2 weeks on the road have come to an end. Business interactions … more »

  • “Let’s make hope happen”, says KLCBT President, Oupa Pilane

    PRESIDENT’S ADDRESS – 18TH KLCBT ANNUAL AWARDS CEREMONY A very good evening to you and a warm welcome on behalf of the KLCBT team to the 18th KLCBT Annual Awards Banquet.  I have to say, you all look dapper and dashing tonight. It promises to be a really colourful and … more »

  • Thinking without limits at Tourism Roadshows

    Over a period of five days and six different venues within the Region, the Kruger Lowveld team presented the state of tourism in South Africa and more specifically in the Kruger Lowveld region to members and tourism stakeholders. KLCBT President and Kruger Lowveld Tourism Chair, Oupa Pilane, opened the roadshows with … more »

  • KLCBT Welcomes President Cyril Ramaphosa Stimilus Package

    The Kruger Lowveld Chamber of Business and Tourism (KLCBT) welcomes the stimulus package announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday 22 September 2018.   The economic recovery plan is set to stimulate economic growth and job creation. South Africa’s economy is under pressure, with the rising fuel costs, the depreciation … more »

  • Annual Symposium of the Heritage Association of SA hosted in Barberton!

    You are cordially invited to the following event hosted by Mpumalanga Heritage and Friends of the Museum Barberton on Thursday, Friday & Saturday 18, 19 & 20 October 2018. Booking form are available from the contacts below.   BARBERTON : THE GENESIS OF LIFE PROGRAMME ·                  All excursions will leave … more »

  • Kruger Lowveld is working behind the scenes to find solutions to service delivery protests

    Managing the issue of the protests has now become a full time job for the team at KLCBT. Oupa Pilane, President of KLCBT, is dealing with politicians and assessing all issues relating to community grievances and a management team is formulating plans on how to expedite solutions. Click here to read the full … more »

  • Warn your guests about roadside corruption!

    Roadside corruption has raised its ugly head again, particularly along the R40 outside Hazyview and near Acornhoek.  There have also been some reports from the Panorama Route but those culprits seemed to disappear when the community protested poor service delivery and blocked roads two weeks ago.   Over the past long … more »

  • Activities and Attractions to be promoted by our team at the Getaway Show

    Kruger Lowveld will again be taking a stand at the Gauteng Getaway Show this year, to be held at the TicketPro Dome from 14—16 September. In 2017, 22 000 visitors attended the show over three days, making it one of the biggest consumer travel, outdoor and adventure shows in the … more »