An enriching holiday for Heritage Day!

September is the month in which we celebrate Heritage Day (24 September) – a day that means so much to so many South Africans – because it honours the multiplicity of our cultures and diversity.

First Group is proud to represent that very diversity, by catering to the holiday needs of all South Africans. There really are different strokes for different folks at our premium properties.

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Our Top 6 Picturesque Views From Our Resorts

Hole in the wall The Hole in the wall is a one-of-a-kind landmark surrounded by mystery and legend. Hole in the Wall resort overlooks this natural phenomenon. The resort offers some of the most picturesque scenery in South Africa and is also the ideal base from which to explore the pristine Transkei Coast. Here you can…… Continue reading Our Top 6 Picturesque Views From Our Resorts

On Course at Magalies Park

The Magalies Park Golf Course enjoys a tranquil setting on the edge of the Hartbeespoort Dam in South Africa’s North West Province, where long crisp green fairways melt into the surrounding hills and slip into the water’s edge. This prime destination is set on the foot of the Magaliesberg Mountains and combines the best of…… Continue reading On Course at Magalies Park

Viva South Africa!

With Heritage Day coming up this month – the 24th September, to be exact, we thought it would only be fitting to take some time out and appreciate what makes our country so special. From culture, landscape, cuisine and history – this is what makes us proudly South African. Kwa-Zulu Natal Welcome to the land…… Continue reading Viva South Africa!

First Group’s Best Places to Say ‘I Do’

Spring has sprung and not only is it a beautiful time for the change of the seasons, but wedding fever is also on the horizon! First Group boasts some of the country’s finest and best-loved properties in some of South Africa’s most sublime locations – choose to celebrate your special day with us… Selborne Golf…… Continue reading First Group’s Best Places to Say ‘I Do’

Bucket loads of fun in the sun!

The Magalies Park new Splash Zone has been a hit last summer! The Magalies Splash Zone features a colourful rainforest and safari theme and is over three-stories in height! The splash zone includes two long slides, two shorter slides, a splash bucket, water and mist sprayers as well as water wheels, while a half-metre deep splash…… Continue reading Bucket loads of fun in the sun!

Magaliesberg declared a ‘Fine Monument of the World’

In June this year UNESCO declared the greater Magaliesberg region, including the Cradle of Humankind, a globally recognised Biosphere Reserve. The Cradle of Humankind: http://www.daslandhaussa.net This declaration is a proud accomplishment for South Africa as the Magaliesberg has essentially been declared a ‘fine monument of the world’. This momentous occasion was celebrated by the ceremonial…… Continue reading Magaliesberg declared a ‘Fine Monument of the World’

Explore The Great Outdoors

The North-West province of South Africa is one of astounding beauty – packed with plenty of outdoor activities to discover. The Magaliesberg range is the second oldest mountain range in the world, and as such, many of the outdoor activities in the North-West province have become centred on exploring this stunning region of the country.…… Continue reading Explore The Great Outdoors

Up, Up and Away!

South Africa is rated one of the most naturally diverse and beautiful countries in the world, but then you already knew that didn’t you? Whether you are new to the country, or have not yet experienced all it has to offer, head to the North West for a slice of South African paradise in the…… Continue reading Up, Up and Away!