Simola Golf & Country Estate

(and the rest of the year)

Book Accommodation at the Knysna Log-Inn Here
 ​Relax after the hectic December madness with 18 holes of golf at the magnificent Jack Nicklaus signature course.
And non-golfers can relax at the spa offering a whole menu of massages and treatments
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Literary Festival

8-10 Mar 2019

 The Knysna Literary is the Garden
exclusive group of hand-selected
authors from South Africa and abroad.
From small-group workshops to being
part of larger-group presentations,
and mingling with authors while sipping
local wine, the Knysna Literary Festival
provides attendees with a five-day long,
unique literary “experience.”

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2-5 May 2019

Simola Hill Climb

​The list of beautiful cars that have participated in the past include classics such as the Porsche 956, Porsche 917 and a 1961 LDS Formula 1, a variety of Ferrraris, the new McLaren MP4-12C and 650s, Lamborghini Gallardo and Aventador, Porsche GT3RS, Nissan GTRS, Jaguar XKRs Coupe and F-Type, and an Ariel Atom and more....
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Pink Loerie Festival

 May 2019​

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The Annual Festival of Fun and Colour.
A sight to behold..


June 2019.

 Cycle Race

First Weekend Of Festival
Mountain Bike distances -
15km, 30km, 80km

Road Bike distances -
50km, 100km
21km - the fav fun run - amust for every runner at least once

42km for the SERIOUS runners, some fun, and then some pain..
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Rastafarian Earth Festival
Usually around July
  ​ Judah square is the administrative Rasta capital of the Southern Cape and once a year they arrange a festival that draws in Rastas from South Africa and abroad – The “Rasta Earth Festival”. The Rasta Earth Festival showcases the Rastafarian way of life, the music, the food and the philosophy behind this sometimes mis-understood faith.
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Karoo to Coast
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22 September 2019
​  ​The Lions Karoo to Coast is a 100km offroad race from UNIONDALE to KNYSNA via the Prince Alfred's Pass and is not for the faint-hearted.
December - Fun Time - Rotary Splash Festival
Quack Attack!
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 Come and "bet on a duck"
A fun yellow duck race for up to 1000 ducks.. at the Knysna Waterfront at 16h00
The tide and the wind will encourage the ducks to swim along the water canal under the lifting bridge
Prizes to first 3 Ducks!! 
 All swimmers must be capable of swimming 1600m or 450m
Route: The course starts at the Knysna Yacht Club Hobie slipway. You will swim around the Yacht Club, turn right into the harbour, swim under the draw bridge, around the Quays Island, back out through the harbour & finish at the Hobie slipway.
Lagoon Mile Swim
Knysna.... THE place to be....