This week Tata Madiba will be laid to rest in ceremony. If you would like to pay your respects to the father of our nation there are a number of public gatherings happening this week.
The festive season is often a jolly time, filled with family, friends and merry-making. But, in between the flurry of shopping, eating and partying, it is also the perfect time to be introspective and see how you can extend your joyful time to those less fortunate.
Giving to charity is one way you can make a difference to the lives of others. Giving also doesn’t necessarily mean the donation of money. You can give time, useful items and knowledge.
Gauteng is a province of many opportunities. Networking is the key that can unlock many doors for exciting new ventures. You only have to have the foresight to spot these opportunities … and do the networking legwork of course!
On Wednesday an intriguing announcement was made at the University of the Witwatersrand concerning a unique fossil hunt that will take place deep underground at a location somewhere in the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site.
In August 2011, Destination Melbourne were playing host to Tourism Vancouver CEO, Rick Antonson. Melbourne had just knocked off Vancouver as the world’s most livable city and everyone was keen to hear what Rick had to say about Melbourne’s rise to the top, particularly the local media.
At the same time, Destination Melbourne was in the middle of developing a new three year strategic plan. We wanted to embed advocacy on behalf of the visitor experience deeper into Destination Melbourne’s DNA and identify new ways to communicate the value of visitors to locals.