Northern and Central Drakensberg Events

An introduction to Northern and Central Drakensberg regular and seasonal events.

Northern and Central Drakensberg Events: Drakensberg Boys Choir Wednesday afternoon concerts
Drakensberg Boys Choir Wednesday afternoon concerts
  • Firstly, every Wednesday during term time, the Drakensberg Boys Choir Wednesday Concerts 036 468 1012.
  • Secondly, Champagne Valley Walking Club. Tuesday mornings;
  • Also, every Saturday: Winterton park run at 8 am at The Waffle Hut. Cannibal’s Cave park run at 8 am at Lizzie’s Store near Royal Natal National Park;
  • Cathkin Park Community Projects Run takes place on the last Friday of the month at 17.00 at Drakensberg Brewery at Berg Air Complex;
  • Additionally, Cathkin Trails for Mountain Bikers and Trail Runners:
    Remember to pay your way to get your wristband. No Helmet, no ride! Remember to sign the indemnity; and
  • Mountain Music Club takes place on the last Saturday of every month from 5 pm at
    Mac’s Café , Cedarwood Shopping Centre. Dave: 0822527768


24th January: Spionkop Battle 123rd Anniversary. Lynette Heron 0825730224

5th February: Wagondrift Challenge at Wagondrift Dam. Shane Dreyer 0768214834

GIN RUN date to be Confirmed

3th -5th March: Drakensberg Northern Trail @Alpine Heath Resort.

21st- 23rd April: The Lynx Ultra 50km and 25km
27th – 30th April: Music in The Mountains

6th- 7th May: Mweni Mountain Run:
6th – 7th May: Yellow-Billed Oxpecker.
13th – 14th May: Red – Billed Oxpecker
20th – 21st May: African Oxpecker

16 – 18th June: Berg and Bush Descent.
24 – 25th June: Berg and Bush 2 day
24th June: Drakensberg Polar Bear Swim Challenge at Dragon Peaks . Belinda 0837737450

1st – 2nd September: The Berg Show at Winterton Country Club. Joanine 0828564368
30th Sept: Run the Berg.

8th -12th December: Christmas in the Berg at the Drakensberg Boys’ Choir School

Ann Gray
3rd January 2023

Special thanks to Ann Gray for this list of Events