Promoting & supporting Southern KwaZulu-Natal Midlands retreats & attractions

ABOUT US

I would like to introduce you to TOOCEE UP COUNTRY, promoting new and exciting Lodges and retreats, attractions and tours, for tourist both local & international & corporate market, where we offer conferencing, functions, breakaways, teambuilding & product launches or a wonderful getaway for your national or international client. Situated an hour & a half from Durban, in Southern KwaZulu-Natal midland, outside the village of Ixopo, the home of “Cry the Beloved Country” written by the well-known author Alan Paton. Guests will be able to explore and enjoy the history and beauty of the surrounding area with its rolling green hills, timber forests, thornveld and two of the biggest white water rivers in the country, the Umzimkulu River and the mighty Mkomazi River.

Discover Unlimited Beauty

2021 Creighton Aloe Steam Train & Hot Air Balloon Festival

Bookings

Hi to our Happy Adventurers
 Bookings are NOW OPEN for the 2021 Aloe Festival
This year we will be limiting our train trips to the first 3 weekends in July
3rd & 4th ; 10th & 11th; 17th & 18th July Depart from Creighton Stain 10am

The Route.
Depart 10am travel to Riverside Station, We stop for approx 15min to
explore whilst the engine moves into position for the return trip. On the
return trip We stop at the river approx 20min to walk amongst the Aloes &
here you are able to get awesome photos. Trip is approx 2h30min – 3 hrs.

*(Please be at the station at least 30-45 min before departure time to
collect tickets. Seats are allocated)*

There will be Egg & Bacon Rolls, teas & coffees on sale at Creighton
Station. Refreshments & snacks for sale on the train. (Please note no Picnic
baskets allowed on board for the Aloe trips)

Friends in adventure
Creighton Steam Train &
Patons Country Railways

( *NB*Please remember the Covid protocol masks & social distancing )

Bookings

There will be 3 Spring / summer Picnic trips towards the end of the year

Dates still to be determined.

Rates

Rates are listed below. Children age 3 to 12 apply, Children under 3yrs free.

Sisonke Observation Adults – R320 Children – R260
Sisonke Lounge Adults – R320 Children – R260
Sisonke Dinner Adults – R320 Children – R260
Casual Lounge coach Adults – R270 Children – R240
Sitter & Family Coach Adults – R240 Children – R200
Vintage coach Padded Adults – R240 Children – R200
Caboose fun rustic coach (groups) Adults – R220 Children – R170
Caboose & Vintage wooden (fun rustic coaches) Adults – R220 Children – R170

Sisonke Observation

Sisonke observation

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Sisonke Lounge

Sisonke Lounge

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Sisonke Dinner

Sisonke Diner

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Casual Lounge

Casual Lounge

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Sitter Coach

Sitter coach

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Family Coach

Family coach

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Vintage Padded

Vintage Padded

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Vintage Wooden

Vintage Wooden

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The Eshayamoya Picnic train trips

GREAT NEWS

October & December picnic trips dates still to be determined
Depart: 10 am & return 3pm

( *NB*Please remember the Covid protocol masks & social distancing )

If you have any queries please do not hesitate to call ………. much
appreciated.

Bring along your Picnic Baskets/ Cooler Bags, Blankets/ umbrellas/ camp chairs, Costumes,

Fishing Rods or Hiking Boots, Binoculars & cameras

Whatever you choose to do we will ensure you have a Fun day.

The Route.
1. Depart 10am travel to Riverside Station, We stop for approx 15min to explore whilst the engine moves into position for the return trip.

  1. We stop at the river for your Picnic. approx 2 / 3 hrs

*(Please be at the station at least 30-45 min before departure time to collect tickets. Seats are allocated)*

There will be Egg & Bacon Rolls, teas & coffees on sale at Creighton Station. Refreshments & snacks for sale on the train.

HOT AIR BALLOON TRIP

July 2021 Dates to be determined

Bookings

Ann Cook – Hot Air Ballooning SA

083 446 9423 or admin@hotairballooningsa.co.za

What are you waiting for?

Bookings

* Select Your Date

* Select 2 Coach Options

Tel: 083 273 8037

Email: glynnis@toocee.co.za

Email: rayna@futurenet.co.za