Sep
24
10:00am10:00am

Street Food - Soweto Style

Come join us on Heritage Day as we take to the streets in Soweto to search for the finest street food and discover how this important national holiday is celebrated in South Africa’s most famous township. ,

Joburg Expat, Food Tour

It is time to leave behind the media fuelled stories of life in Soweto and come explore the area for your-self and leave with a few friendships and a few traditional recipes. You may well be pleasantly surprised at the vibrant creativity and wealth of culinary treasures that you discover. 

“Township food is daring, it’s detailed and it’s made with love,” says Justice, I see a Different You

If you want to take to the streets on this unique walking tour around Soweto, to learn about the cultural significance of the day, and the traditions behind a kota, bunny chow, and shisa nyama, be welcomed as long lost friends to share a local beer or two in a shebeen, eat as a family, listen and learn about how daily life is conducted here in Soweto, then sign up to be first in line to grab your ticket. 

Please note if you are a member you will be given a discount code to use - please email us if you have yet to receive yours.

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Oct
14
9:00am 9:00am

BEST OF JACARANDA's Photography Tour of Joburg

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Don't let the Jacaranda season pass you by without capturing them in all their beauty. Allow Thami to take you to the best places in Joburg and Pretoria to capture the purple lined streets.

Mid morning you will pick up tips from our professional photographer Caroline Van Oerle, alongside our cultural expert Thami who will give you the context to all the buildings and streets you pass along the way.

Bring your phone, or a DSLR camera, and ensure you have photo's of this spectular season for years to come.

TIckets Price:

R750 (non members)

R350 (members)

Tickets go on Sale 1st October - Sign up to the waiting list to be first to hear when tickets go live. 

Want to learn more about our events - read about our

July meet up Continuing your Career in Joburg here 

August Wine and Steak night here 

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Oct
25
7:00pm 7:00pm

TranslatingJoburg Interior Design 

Allow us to inspire you with the best of South African design. Discover up and coming designers alongside some of Joburg's classics in Interior Design. 

Image - Amatuli 

Image - Amatuli 

The evening will take place at Studio 19's new beautiful studio in Krammerville. Studio 19 is a dab hand in everything from product and furniture design to interiors and ceramics. One of the key aspects of their business involves collaboration with other designers, artists and manufacturers. The philosophy behind collaborations stems from the concept that no one can live an isolated life, ideas need to be shared and opinions need to be heard in order to be successful. Mia and her team have personally curated the evening to showcase the best in current trends and styles. 


One thing is for sure, you will leave with a few more items to add to your Christmas list, and maybe a purchase or two to create a unique Jo’burg space in your home. 

Tickets are currently not on sale for this event, to sign up to our waiting list please click the button below: 

 

 

 

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Nov
7
7:00pm 7:00pm

Webinar: Moving to South Africa

Moving to South Africa

Are you busy researching what life is like here in South Africa? Come hear our experiences, pick up tips and meet others who are also about to move. 

This month we are discussing the 5 Mistakes to avoid during your first month in South Africa. 

Do you have a particular concern or quesiton you would like answered? Let us know in the comments and we will do our best to cover them all!

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Dec
5
7:00pm 7:00pm

Webinar: Moving to South Africa

Moving to South Africa

Are you busy researching what life is like here in South Africa? Come hear our experiences, pick up tips and meet others who are also about to move. 

This month we are discussing the 5 Mistakes to avoid during your first month in South Africa. 

Do you have a particular concern or quesiton you would like answered? Let us know in the comments and we will do our best to cover them all!

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Aug
31
6:00pm 6:00pm

Welcome to Joburg - Steak and Wine

Come join our monthly #translatingjoburg monthly meetup events, run in partnership with Intouch Relocations. These are particularly for those new in town to meet others and learn more about whats great here in South Africa. 
 

Joburg Expat

This month we are delighted to be hosted at Wombles, where we can learn what makes a great glass of wine and how to cook a mean steak! 

Grab you ticket now: (ticket includes entrance and a welcome drink) 

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Aug
19
9:00am 9:00am

Photography Tour of Joburg - SOLD OUT

Joburg Expat Events

The best way to capture the heart of Jozi life is with someone to knows it inside out. Thami will pick you up and drive you directly too the most iconic parts of Joburg, from street scenes to the top of ridges and buildings to take in the skyline. Thami can personalise the tour specifically to your interests, introducing you to people, places, and spaces that make Joburg tick.  

Mid morning we will stop for hot chocolate and rusks, as Thami shares the cultural context behind the photo's you have been taking. 

Bring your phone, or a DSLR camera, and come learn more about the city we currently call home.

Book tickets below: 

Want to learn more about our events - read about our July meet up Continuing your Career in Joburg here 

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