Visitors Rock Out at Ballito Pro Music Concerts Presented by Corona

Crowds headed to Salt Rock Main Beach for two days of the best in South African music at the Ballito Pro Music Concerts Presented by Corona on 4 and 5 July. Night one of the free-to-attend concert started with the winner of the Battle of the DJs, organised by KwaDukuza Municipality, taking to the decks. Thisset was followed by local greats DJ Merlon, Kabza De Small, Asante and Stanky Deejay. Night Two welcomed indie pop...

Food & Family – Meet the Michielins

Food is a big part of our Ballito community, with so many incredible restaurants where people can come together, creating long-lasting memories over a great meal. Meet Brett and Lesely Michielin, two restaurantier pillars in our town whose food is loved far and wide by not just locals but annual holidaymakers as well. Brett, who is originally from Durban, was previously living in Johannesburg and wanted to return to the coast. In 2007, he decided...

Discover Great Dude Food – Tiger’s Milk Ballito

Step out and experience the vibrant atmosphere and incredible dining that makes Tiger’s Milk stand out from the rest. The first Tiger’s Milk restaurant opened its doors to the Muizenberg community in December 2014. They took a neglected site in the famous Muizie’s Surfers Corner, added some beer, benzine and burgers, threw in a match, lit the flame, and the fire’s been burning ever since. Life & Brand Portfolio’s latest instalment of their ever-popular and...

Your Short-Term Rental Management Partner

Welcome to Oasis Property Solutions, where innovation meets hospitality in the realm of short-term rental management. Nestled in the vibrant heart of Ballito, we are a forward-thinking company redefining the standards of property management through cutting-edge technology and unparalleled service. At Oasis, we understand the evolving landscape of the short-term rental market. With a keen focus on maximising returns for property owners and providing exceptional experiences for guests, we’ve developed a unique approach that combines...

The Ultimate Coffee Experience – Plato Coffee

All over the country, Plato Coffee is synonymous with premium coffee and good service. Hearing that the franchise was opening a branch in Ballito was the best news for a coffee-loving community. Situated in Simbithi Office Park, this spot is perfect for grabbing that morning coffee or making it your office for the day. Bringing that signature Plato Coffee aesthetic, the cafe’s design is simple and well-purposed for creating a relaxed atmosphere. Sharing the space...

Nurturing Minds & Building Futures – Curro Salt Rock

More than just an educational institution, Curro Salt Rock is – a safe haven where each learner is embraced as an individual, forming not just a dynamic learning environment but a close-knit family and community. From its comprehensive learning environments to exciting developments and future milestones, we explore the essence of this outstanding school. Catering to a diverse range of age groups, Curro Salt Rock offers preschool, primary school, intermediate phase and high school education...

Let’s Go Yachting!

Embark on a captivating journey with Braiden, a seasoned Second Officer with seven years in yachting, Kimberly, a 23-year-old stewardess and spa therapist, and Michayla, an accomplished Chief Stewardess of eight years. Together, their stories offer insights into the diverse and exciting world of yachting.   Braiden Coates (26) Second Officer Braiden’s yachting journey began with a life-changing spearfishing trip on his dad’s friend’s catamaran yacht after high school. “I fell in love with being...

ELEVATE YOUR WELL-BEING

It is time to put your health first and listen to your body. With the help of these three local businesses, your eyes, body and well-being will thank you. CREATE PERFECT ALIGNMENT Schroder and Macquet Physiotherapy is a practice passionate about helping people on the journey to wellness. More people are taking to physio to assist in the healing of musculoskeletal injuries and to improve their physical wellness and strength, and more surgeons rely on...

Interior Design Trends for 2024 with OLALA Interiors

Timeless, classic design never goes out of style and is the staple underpinning of good interior design. Combine foundational design elements – space, line, forms, light, colour, texture and pattern – with inspiration from nature and art to create a fabulously aesthetically pleasing interior, bang on trend for the new year. Think Organic Shapes and Big, Bold Prints Incorporating curved lines and soft, round shapes into your interior adds a sense of calm and serenity...

A New You – The Hair Shack 

“New hair, who’s this?” is exactly how I felt after our fabulous experience at The Hair Shack. Right from when we walked in and were greeted with a warm welcome from the receptionist, Alex, we were transported into a relaxing atmosphere. Natasha was introduced to her stylist, Justen, who started with their consultation to chat about what she wanted to get done. Deon, my stylist, was excited to get started on my hair. Before that,...