Gandhi Walk

Date: 5 August 2017

Location: Talana Battlefield and Museum

A 5km walk that begins and ends in the grounds of the Talana Museum commemorates the involvement of Mahatma Gandhi in our area and in South Africa.
Contact: 034 393 2619

Mpati Mountain Race

Date: 9 September 2017

Location: Biggarsberg Athletics Club

A scenic, yet fairly tough race involving a steep climb up the mountain side, before a steep descent back into town. There is a slight incline at the top of Smith Street, before participants finish at the sports grounds.

Contact:  Ken Vorster 082 821 8004 / Almeries 0836540121 / Joey 083 293 2133


Start date: 23 September 2017

End date: 25 September 2017

Location: Dundee Battlefields Country and Sports Resort

Music Festival, 5–a–side hockey Festival, 7/10’s Rugby Festival, Country Music by the fireside.
Deluxe music and fun, The Piano Man, The sax man and more.

Contact: 034 218 1641 /

Talana Live

Start date: 20 October 2017

End date: 21 October 2017

Location: Talana Battlefield and Museum

20-23 October 2016

Include Ghost walk on 20th – the anniversary. Weekend programme of historical and heritage events. Saturday re-enactments of battles of Talana and others. Demonstration of various battle tactics. Military encampments, stalls, music, crafts in the grounds of Talana Museum. All day entertainment.
Heritage trail walk and wreath laying at gave of Gen Penn Symons and Boer memorial at Dutch Reformed Church on Sunday morning.

Contact: 034 212 2654   Pam MacFadden