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July 11, 2024

Wesgro is thrilled to invite wine producers, wineries, and wine experience providers across the Western Cape to participate in the prestigious 2025 Great Wine Capitals Best Of Wine Tourism and Wine Tourism Ambassador Awards. This annual competition celebrates the innovation, excellence, and dedication of the wine tourism industry, providing a platform for local businesses to […]

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June 19, 2024

The prestigious Lanzerac Wine Estate in Stellenbosch recently played host to the Wine Tourism Conference 2024 on 30 May 2024. This significant event brought together key stakeholders from South Africa’s wine industry. The conference focused on the transformative power of wine tourism and its potential to drive growth and profitability in the wine sector. The […]

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May 27, 2024

Plettenberg Bay, affectionately known as “Plett” by locals, is a stunning destination on the Southern Cape coast of South Africa. Originally called “Bahia Formosa” (beautiful bay) by early Portuguese explorers, Plett boasts a temperate climate year-round and a breathtaking landscape that includes expansive beaches, majestic forests, and pristine estuaries. Beyond its natural beauty, Plett is […]

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May 6, 2024

The 8th Annual Wine Tourism Conference, scheduled for 30 May 2024, presents an impressive lineup of international and local speakers tackling “The Business Case for Wine Tourism.” Set in the scenic Stellenbosch at Lanzerac, the event is designed to underscore the expanding of wine tourism, evidenced by significant increases in international tourist arrivals and heightened […]

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October 30, 2023

The Great Wine Capitals Global Network has announced the winners of the 2024 Best Of Wine Tourism Awards, receiving 551 applications from 11 Capitals worldwide. Throughout the year, 75 Regional winners were unveiled in their respective Capitals, acknowledging exceptional achievements in wine tourism. Celebrating its 20th edition this year, the awards aim to showcase excellence […]