Tag Archives: johannesburg

Podcasting

Podcasts are a relatively new medium globally and very new for South Africans. ¬†There has been tremendous growth in the podcast industry within the last 5 years. South Africa’s podcast listener audience is relatively small compared to international markets. There is a niche…

Ideas for the weekend

Weekends are a fun way to connect with new people and to strengthen relationships with your friends and family. The problem is that many people end up not doing much during their weekend. So here are just a few¬†ideas for you to do…

Ideas for the Long Weekend

Don’t know what to do this long weekend? Your city is packed full of fun and family friendly events and activities. Here is your chance to discover a new part of your city. Events in your area Sunset walk on Delvera Vineyard An…

Things to do on Human Rights Day

Human Rights Day commemorates an iconic day in our country’s history when determined and brave South Africans stood up for what their rights – at a fatal cost. 69 people died and 180 were wounded when police fired on a crowd of ordinary…

OurHood celebrates partnership with Parkmore Community Association

Over the past two years, the adoption of OurHood in the Parkmore community in Johannesburg has more than doubled, making it one of the fastest growing neighbourhoods on OurHood. This is a result of the active local partner, the Parkmore Community Association (PCA),…

Rosebank mall puts smiles on kids’ faces through art

It is no doubt that December is the time for giving. One local shopping centre in Rosebank, Johannesburg has not only embodied this sentiment but also helped put smiles on the faces of local children. In the spirit of true neighbourliness, The [email protected]

From Newcastle to Jozi – a tale of two hoods

Local creative, Nontobeko, shares her experiences of living in two hoods very different to each other. From the small town of Newcastle to the bustling streets of Jozi. Cities were always like people showing their varying personalities to the traveller… Where one city…

Children Holidays? We have the solution!

School is over and winter holidays has just started! Looking for new family activities and you are stuck in your city? Read below and plan some days thanks to our inspirational ideas for things to do in our beautiful country!

Sunninghill & its suburban convenience

Sunninghill, an ideal suburban living area close to major highways (N1) and Sandton, is considered by its community as ‘the jewel of the North’. Major recent growth in the area has allowed for complexes occupied by either residents or businesses. The community plays…

Parkhurst & its naming legend

Parkhurst

Parkhurst is one of the most popular residential suburbs in Johannesburg. A charming area, it is pretty – three of its borders are green belts. These open green spaces act as natural invitations to residents, who walk with their dogs and children around…