You’re invited to the Green Lantern Inn’s charity weekend Friday 25th & Saturday 26th Oct, 10% of the hotel’s total turnover for the weekend will go to Siyathuthuka community project addressing poverty and hardship in Entokozweni community near Van Reenen.
Message to past supporters:
“You made our winter warmer! We can’t thank you enough, your generosity has improved many lives in our community.” - Siyathuthuka welfare group
A la carte dinner and pub festivities Friday night with Bo-Jangles.
Saturday morning 14km, 20km downhill or 40km hard ride.
Not a cyclist? Not a problem! See list of recommended activities for Saturday, after breakfast.
“Des the one-man-band” and dinner party Saturday night
Saturday morning cycle ride...
If you loved the “Over The Edge” Cycle Race then “JDL friends of the Green Lantern Social Ride” is for you! A 40km ride through the Drakensberg, over the edge and into the valley, where a swim and cold beer awaits you. Then arrange transfers back to the Green Lantern. OR, ride out of the valley back to the Green Lantern, where more cold beer awaits. Check out the Garmin plotted route link PDF
Not a cyclist? Not a problem!
Lots of recommended activities for Saturday after breakfast.
Directions and details can be provided by the Green Lantern Inn on request.
Champagne valley Raptor Show at 10.30 (Cell: 0827746398).
Visit the Kaalvoet Vrou and Retiefklip Monuments, a step back in history.
Guided tour at LOVE LIONS ALIVE Sanctuary Project, only 10km from the hotel.
Scenic drive Past Sterkfontein Dam, down Oliviershoek Pass, & have lunch at Bingelela Lodge near Bergville.
Visit Clarens: only 1 & a half hours drive from the hotel including a scenic drive through Golden Gate National park.
Take a self-guided, easy tour of Tintwa & Middledale Passes, an 80km round trip, & enjoy the stunning mountain scenery (mostly gravel, but suitable for high clearance vehicles).
“Des, one-man-band” and dinner party Saturday night
3 course buffet dinner
Charity cheque handover
Thank you to participants, farmers and community.
R2200.00 per couple for the weekend including a braai dinner and entertainment on Saturday night. Any additional people sharing with a couple in a family room at R800.00 per person.
This covers weekend accommodation Friday and Saturday, breakfast on Saturday and Sunday morning and the dinner party.
The only extra cost will be for Friday night dinner and lunch on Saturday. (Plus drinks of course).
All bookings must be made directly with the hotel. https://www.greenlantern.co.za/
If you are joining us, or planning a trip past sometime soon, clothing and other donations for Siyathuthuka welfare group will be greatly appreciated with a Cappuccino or 2 on the house.
Saturday night Buffet
Dinner at R250 per person with band and after-party
R890 per person sharing for 2 nights accommodation including breakfast on Saturday and Sunday morning.
Additional person / people for the weekend would be R830 per person including the function.
Not included is dinner on Friday night, also lunch and dinner on Saturday.