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PROPOSED WEEKEND HIKES JULY TO NOVEMBER 2020

17 – 19 July: Elangeni, Waterval Onder This is an overnight hike but slack-packing is available R400 for members and R450 for non-members 14 – 16 August: Holhoek, Paul Roux, Free State Basecamp 11 – 13 September: Mahai, Southern Drakensberg Basecamp. Camping or caravans only – take own tents. Beautiful camp site. Booked for 12…

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WEEKEND HIKE – MAY

Date: 15 – 17 May Venue: Bermanzi Basecamp: Website: https://www.bermanzi.co.za/ Cost for the weekend: Members – R460 pp,  /  Non-members – R510 pp Bill has booked for 12. 4 people have booked so there are still 8 places open. Please let Bill know if you are interested in going: 082 576 8198 or zachiusm@tdw.co.za   “The Mountain where the Water is” Bermanzi is situated between Machadodorp…

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WEEKEND HIKE – APRIL

Date: 17 – 19 April Venue: Blue Wildebeest, Badplaas Base camp Website: https://www.ecotrail.co.za/trails/blue-wildebeest Cost for the weekend: Members – R370 pp  /   Non-Members: R420 Eight people have booked and there are two places still available.Please let Bill know if your are interested in going: 082 576 8198 or zachiusm@tdw.co.za It is a two day base camp trail. You spend both nights at the thatched…

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DAY HIKE – April

Date: Sunday 26 April 2020 Venue: Glenburn Lodge, Kromdraai Road, Zwartkops, Muldersdrift. Time: 07:45 Cost: R130.00 for members and R150 for non-members Website: https://guvonhotels.co.za/glenburn-lodge/glenburn-spa/ Glenburn lodge is situated in the tranquillity of the Zwartkops mountains on the banks of the Blaaubank and Crocodile rivers and is within the World heritage site, the “Cradle of humankind”. The Hike is more expensive…

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CLUB NIGHT – March

Tuesday 31 March 2020 – CANCELLED I asked on the WhatsApp group for the regulars who attend these monthly socials whether we should cancel. Those who replied all said CANCEL.

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HIKING IN SWAZILAND – March 2020 (POSTPONED)

Date: 27 – 30 March 2020 Venue: Mlilwani Wildlife Sanctuary, Swaziland It was decided to postpone this in view of the Corona Virus. Mlilwani have agreed to accommodate us within the next 12 months. If we had cancelled, we would have lost 50%. Bill will obtain a new date for next year and hopefully it will suit everyone.

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CLUB NIGHT – January

Tuesday 28 Januaryr 2020 Golden Reef Road Runners Club Andrew Street, Horizon, Roodepoort 7 for 7.30 pm Bring & Braai  For our first Club Night of the year we will have our annual New Year bring & Braai. We look forward to seeing you there and hearing all about the various hikes and holidays you…

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Annual Subs

Our membership fees are as follows: Single Members – R125.00 per annum Family Members – R175.00 per annum (this includes 2 adults and 2 children) If joining after 30th June, the fees will be halved. When people join for the first time there is also a R50 once-off joining fee.  Please let Pam, our Treasurer,…

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Photography

Marc Leroy, the judge of our annual photographic competition, would like to offer our members a photography lesson. He has suggested a two hour course on a Saturday morning at the Golden Reef Road Runner’s Club Hall from 9 – 11 am. We still have to find out if the hall is available on a…

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