JANUARY

22 January
Commemorative Football Match

Commemorative Football match on 22 January at Rorke’s Drift Hotel, kick off 1600.

25 January

The Commemoration of the Battle of Isandlwana

The Commemoration of the Battle of Isandlwana

Re-enactment of Battle of Isandlwana.

February

TO BE CONFIRMED

March

Dundee Music Festival 2020

14 March
Dundee Music Festival 2020

Entertainment for the whole family!

April

Battlefields Golf Tournament at Dundee Country Club

Contact Mark Bradbury – 084 584 5511 | golf@dundeekzn.co.za

May

SACCS Battlefields 400

Contact Battlefields County Lodge – 034 218 1641

Battlefields Fly-in at Battlefields Country Lodge

034 218 164

NG Kerk Dundee South Bazaar

7 Fouche Street | 034 212 3051

Dundee Junior School – The Winter Time Trials hosted by Biggarsberg Athletics Club

Cost is R20pp. “Medals” to all finishers

Contact Siya 083 377 8959 for more information

June

French Soiree & Commemoration of Prince Imperial

Glen Flanagan 082 677 9997 | gflanagan@telkomsa.net
Elizabeth Durham 034 212 1014

Elandskraal Fete at Elandskraal

Pastor Harms 034 642 1703 | wernerh@trustnet.co.za

Biltongfees

Battlefields County Lodge 034 218 1641

July

Dundee July – Premier Traditional Horse Racing

Hlengiwe / Phumzile – 033 897 9463

August

Ghandi Walk

A 5km walk that begins and ends in the grounds of the Talana Museum commemorates the involvement of Mahatma Gandhi in our area and in South Africa.

Talana Museum: info@talana.co.za

September

The Mpathi Mountain Race – hosted by Biggarsberg Athletics Club

Contact Siya 083 377 8959 for more information

October

Talana Live

NOT TO BE MISSED!!
Talana Re-enactment weekend
Incorporating “Wheels Thru Time”

To join the re-enactment – Requirements :

  • Over the age of 18
  • Be able to use a rifle
  • If you have your own Lee Enfield .303 rifle please bring them. We will supply blank ammunition.
  • Have either original or replica German or British First World War uniform and helmet.
  • Take instructions from sergeants issuing instructions during re-enactment.
  • Transport to get to Dundee. Accommodation in dormitory can be provided.

Contact
Vince Nixon nixonl@telkomsa.net 072 528 8915
Gavin Slater 4slaters@telkomsa.net 084 485 9173

Talana Ghost Walk

On the anniversary of the battle follow in the footsteps of the British soldiers in a guided walk up Talana hill.

Starts 17:15 in the cemetery at Talana Museum.

Mine Workers Walk

A 5km walk in memory of the 7000 Zulu mine workers who walked back to Natal at the outbreak of the Anglo Boer war in October 1899.

Creations

Annual Arts and Crafts show and sale showcasing quality hand made products. Unique handmade items direct from the craftsperson to you.
Ideal place to source Christmas or corporate gifts.

Open daily 9am – 4pm

November

TO BE CONFIRMED

December

TO BE CONFIRMED
Talana Museum – Free Schools Weeks

6 weeks of free school visits and tours. Free visits for school groups with guided tours, work sheets and cultural activities.

Contact the museum for dates for 2020: info@talana.co.za