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Tshokwane Trading Post & Picnic Site opening October 2016

Unread post by DinkyBird » Sat Sep 24, 2016 3:42 pm

The new and completely transformed Tshokwane Trading Post & Picnic Site opening October 2016 - More here!
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Unread post by Grantmissy » Sun Sep 25, 2016 3:57 am

8) 8) 8) Well done Kruger National Park :D :clap: :clap: :clap: The new Tshokwane Trading Post & Picnic Site sounds brilliant :thumbs_up: May many happy Kruger National Park travelers visit and enjoy.
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Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Sun Sep 25, 2016 5:14 am

I am really lookin forward to dropping in when I next visitmin December. 8)

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Unread post by Hippotragus » Sun Sep 25, 2016 6:31 am

I'll check it out when I am up there in mid-October. It sounds great and I am sure it will be very well-supported, as it is at the junction of two busy roads, near several of the larger camps.
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Unread post by Binkieloo » Sun Sep 25, 2016 4:49 pm

I'm also looking forward to visiting on our trip in October/November.
The B Squared - Bianca and Brian, and Kyle too!

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Unread post by Hugh » Mon Sep 26, 2016 8:49 am

Sounds great
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Unread post by Snoobab » Mon Sep 26, 2016 9:55 am

I'll be there on Sunday so will take some pics and post, really looking forward to it.

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Unread post by Toddelelfe » Mon Sep 26, 2016 10:57 pm

Snoobab wrote:I'll be there on Sunday so will take some pics and post, really looking forward to it.

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Unread post by hilda » Wed Sep 28, 2016 1:10 pm

Snoobab wrote:I'll be there on Sunday so will take some pics and post, really looking forward to it.


Looking forward to the pictures Snoobab! Travel safe and enjoy! :clap: :clap:
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Unread post by Grantmissy » Wed Sep 28, 2016 1:34 pm

It should be interesting to see how the Braai Monument at Tshokwane looks like :D
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Unread post by Mischief » Wed Sep 28, 2016 3:49 pm

Snoobab wrote:I'll be there on Sunday so will take some pics and post, really looking forward to it.

Please do take plenty of pics and post them on the Forum soonest...lots of us are chomping at the bit to see how Tshokwane has re evolved after the revamp
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Unread post by Mischief » Wed Sep 28, 2016 3:51 pm

Hippotragus wrote:I'll check it out when I am up there in mid-October. It sounds great and I am sure it will be very well-supported, as it is at the junction of two busy roads, near several of the larger camps.

Lots of :cam: :cam: :cam: :cam: :cam: :cam: :cam: for all us mites please Hippotragus :lol:
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Re: Tshokwane Trading Post & Picnic Site opening October 2016

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Thu Sep 29, 2016 5:12 am

Watching this space.

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Tshokwane Transformed

Unread post by Andy M » Sat Oct 01, 2016 8:54 pm

It has happened!
Tshokwane.
A Kruger icon and arguably one of the most visited and popular picnic spots, frequented by both local and interntional visitors, has morphed into the 'Tshokwane Trading Post and Picinic Spot'.
What an awsome transformation. :clap:
The Tourvest team have done an excellent job by transcending Tshokwane into a venue that will become a 'Must visit' spot and I am sure that will be loved by all that knew the 'old' Tshokwane.
This morning Jesscan1 and I immediately fell in love with the concept of what Tshokwane was in days gone by.
Tshokwane has been transformed into today's version of the respite that the period travellers would look forward to after the long trek between Skukuza, Lower Sabie and Satara.
The yellowed pages of history have been turned back to the glory days of the trading post when weary travellers were joyed at the prospect of arriving at the staging post.
I can just imagine the ladies and gents of yesteryear relaxing with tin mugs of tea or 'moer' koffie while relaxing on the opulent couches outside the store while their provisions were being replenished.
The pictorial essay that follows is a short glimpse of what one can expect when 'outspanning' at the 'Tshokwane Trading Store and Picnic Spot'.
Photos and collage courtesy of Jesscan1 will follow tomorrow when we have access to stable internet.

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Re: Tshokwane Transformed

Unread post by Hugh » Sat Oct 01, 2016 9:13 pm

Cant wait for some photos
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