Platbos Reforest Family Fest

Fri May 8, 15:30 - Sun May 10, 16:00
Platbos Indigenous Forest
Greenpop Platbos Reforest Family Fest
The 5th annual Platbos Reforest Family Fest is coming! Join us for a weekend away with the whole family to (re)connect with each other and nature while getting your hands dirty for a good cause.

10 Reasons to Join the Family Fest
1. Enjoy quality family time under the forest canopy
2. Participate in our famous talent show
3. Experience the ancient forest
4. Beautiful eco-ablution facilities provided
5. It's fully catered (so, no fuss!)
6. You can pitch your tent (or rent one from us)
7. Easy 2 hour drive from Cape Town
8. Learn through great family activities (you don't need to plan a thing!)
9. Meet new friends and families
10. Help plant 1000s of trees


All tickets include:
  • 6 delicious, kid-friendly meals (Friday dinner to Sunday lunch)
  • A place to pitch your tent
  • Tree planting
  • Fun and educational activities
  • Live entertainment
  • Yoga classes
  • Forest walks
  • And so much more!

If camping is not for you, you are welcome to book your family into one of the beautiful guest houses in the area and join us each morning.
PS. If you don't have kiddies in tow, maybe you'd like to join for the Friends Fest.

schedule thumbnail


Friday, May 08 - Sunday, May 10

Live acoustic performances of Zoe & Vuza, Rhiaan & Nhoza, Lemonella and Paige Mac.

Sunday activities:
  • Face painting
  • Doodling in the forest
  • Making Magical Forests (by Elemental Kids)
  • T-Shirt screen printing
  • Chakana Meditation (by Kate Louise McKay)
  • Conscious movement/yoga (by Josh Ramsey)
  • Puppet shows ' I love turtles' and 'Keep the beach clean' (by Rethink the Bag / Oceans Acquarium)
  • Upcycling workshop 'Make a water bottle holder from an old T-Shirt' (by Chic Mamas)
  • Talk 'Rethink the bag' (by Hayley McLellan)
  • Talk 'Platbos African Tree Essences' (by Melissa Krige)
  • Forest walk (by Francois Krige)
  • Parent child yoga (by Beaming Kids)
  • Co-operative games for children (by Viv Connell)
  • 'Art in Nature' workshop (by Janet Ronson)

Additional information

Refund policy Refunds allowed (view policy)


Platbos Reforest Family Fest
Platbos Indigenous Forest
Gansbaai, Gansbaai, South Africa
Get Directions Get Directions

Twitter Feed


How can we help?