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Early Bird entry competition

Enter any of our events by 26 April and stand a chance to win your accommodation in Knysna at the superb new Knysna Hollow Country Estate for the Knysna Cycle Tour! Rules of the competition: You must enter any of our MTB or Road Races before 26 April 2019 Go to our Facebook page and

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Knysna Oyster Festival 2019 to receive a new look & feel

An annual highlight on  the Western Cape events agenda is the Knysna Oyster Festival. Established in 1983, it  has been decided that it is fitting to celebrate the 36th  Anniversary by introducing a new look and feel for the event. “As Visit Knysna is tasked with event  promotion on behalf of Knysna Municipality, we felt

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Online entries for Knysna Cycle Tour open 1 March

Plans for this year’s Knysna Cycle Tour are on track and online entries will open on 1 March 2019. The event will take place in the scenic Garden Route town over the weekend of Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 June as part of the annual Knysna Oyster Festival. The tour is one of the iconic

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Knysna Cycle Tour and Forest Marathon on track for this year!

Organisers of the 2019 Rotary Knysna Cycle Tour and the Knysna Forest Marathon have confirmed that plans for this year’s events are on track. The Cycle Tour will take place on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 June, and the Forest Marathon will be on Saturday 29 June. as part of the annual Knysna Oyster Festival.

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Knysna Oyster Festival delights the crowds

This year’s Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival is well and truly underway, with sport, food and wine events and loads of family activities keeping holiday makers busy in the much-loved Garden Route town and surrounding areas. The first major sporting event, the Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour, kicked off with four MTB events on Saturday,

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Jooste and Schoeman win tough Knysna Cycle Tour Road Race

A tired but ecstatic winner of the 115km Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour Road Race, Chris Jooste, BCX, said that he was excited to come to Knysna in the middle of the season, but was not sure what to expect. “You could have good form, but you could end up having bad legs, and I haven’t

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Heyns and de Groot win Knysna Cycle Tour in perfect MTB conditions

A muddy course and perfect conditions for mountain biking made for a brilliant day of cycling at the first major sporting event of this year’s Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival. The Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour kicked off with four MTB events – 80km, 50km, 30km and 15km. The 80km event was won by Gert

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New attractions & old favourites at the Oyster Fest

If you aren’t already planning to be at the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival from Friday, 29 June – Sunday, 8 July, here are a few ‘tasters’ to entice you to book your holiday now and join us for “the best 10 days of winter”. Flavourful foodie fun Among the more than 100 activities

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A treasure trove of sports events at the Knysna Oyster Fest!

The Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival, taking place this year between Friday 29 June and Sunday 8 July, has long been an annual pilgrimage for marathon runners and cyclists; and over the years the range of sporting events on offer at the Festival has grown significantly to include a swim across the lagoon, paddling,

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Wooden bikers to ride Knysna road race

Look out for the COCO-MAT wooden bike team of 12 who will be participating in this year’s 50 km Momentum Knysna Cycle Tour road race on Sunday 1 July! Their beautiful wooden bikes are made in Greece from oak wood. They are exclusively designed for COCO-MAT by a Greek industrial design team and handcrafted by

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