Sunday, December 21, 2008

Happy Holidays

The holidays are here and the count-down to Christmas and New Year has begun. If you are visiting Johannesburg, a very gay welcome to you. Enjoy the action-packed season and gay Club events and parties lined up. Check the side-blog for the up-to-date party details. May there be a Christmas Angel waiting for you too.

Saturday, December 20, 2008

Christmas in the Hay

Wishing all of our Johannesburg visitors Merry Christmas, a "hot" festive season, and much fun in the hay!!

Sunday, November 16, 2008

New Events side-blog

If you take a look to the left, on the side-blog, you will see a new way to display Johannesburg events - fust click on the logo and you will be taken to the details screen. Older events will be deleted and new ones added regularly.

Saturday, November 1, 2008

Networking in Johannesburg

It's been an exciting time for networking in South Africa the past week - a new Gay Directory South Africa was established on Facebook... a new way to network and cross-link websites, blogs and Facebook groups in Johannesburg and across the country.

If you click on the link a whole new dimension opens up and lets people across the world find gay groups, businesses and websites quickly. If you are reading this story, please spread the word and become a regular reader of this blog and the linked Facebook groups. Collectively we'll keep you up to speed on Gay happenings in South Africa. Dave

January Pool Party

Join the Wild Boyz for a cool summer Pool Party this January 2009. It's the 3rd annual such event hosted by the Facebook Group the Gay Mafia. It takes place at the Otter Pool, Randburg.

If you want more details, just click on the link to the event here - the cost is R100 per head for a spit braai with profits going to the SPCA.

Wednesday, October 8, 2008

New Gay bar for Pretoria - Detour

Pretoria is up and coming and posing a challenge as the new Gay capital of South Africa with yet another gay bar set to open in November.

You are all invited to the opening on Sun 2 November at Moreleta Centre, 680 Rubenstein Ave, Moreleta Park. It promises to be a 5-star gay lounge and bar. They have their own
website as well as a Facebook group you can join. Impressive lead Pretiria - hopefully others will follow!!

Sunday, September 7, 2008

Brief Man Party

Oh! is the place to be on Thursday this week for their Boxers, Briefs and Men Party... more men less boxers please. Click on the link to check out the Facebook event.

Friday, September 5, 2008

Joburg Gay Pride 2008

Joburg Pride 2008 takes to the streets of Johannesburg in October with the colourful float parade on Saturday 4th October at Zoo Lake. The theme for the 2008 festival is Love, Not Hate and this message will be central to all of the festivities. More information can be obtained from their website and Facebook group.

Mucical hits Johannesburg 12 Sep- 12 Oct

The musical adaptation of the record-breaking box office hit movie, The Full Monty, will run at the Johannesburg Civic Theatre from 12th September - 12th October 2008.

The Cape Town run of the show was highly acclaimed.

The South African cast features Steven Hicks, Tiaan Rautenbach, Mike Huff, Clinton Hawkes, Shaun Murphy and Thokozani Nzima. Bookings are through Computicket and more info can be seen on the website. Tickets from R190,00.

Detour - new Pretoria bar

It's always great to hear of a new gay facility opening, and we are thrilled to announce the opening soon of Detour, a new gay Bar and Lounge in Pretoria.
Detour is a brand new 5 star gay bar and lounge in the East of Pretoria. A unique venue for gay guys and girls with exclusive entertainment and shows. I am sure this is the answer to many prayers for something really special and extraordinary! FOR MORE INFO Call 072 4972500 .
Address: Shop no 4A Moreleta Park Sentrum, 680 Rubenstein Rd. Dood luck guys!!

Friday, August 29, 2008

Johannesburg Out In Africa Film Festival

Here is the link to the website for the Out In Africa South African Gay & Lesbian Film Festival which kicks off in Johannesburg from the 4th - 14 September 2008 at the Killarney Mall. Check it out for news, reviews and titbits about everything, from this year's queer films, arts and culture, health, or just about anything that catches their eye.

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

New Gay website - Gay Share

South Africa's Andy Wicks has just launched his new website aimed at the gay market. GayShare is an excellent site themed to Work, Live and Play gay in South Africa. It's an opportunity for gay business owners and event organisers in Johannesburg and the rest of the country to market themselves to the exclusively gay community online. Well done Andy and your team for an excellent new addition to our community internet and business needs.

Saturday, August 16, 2008

Desert Safari anyone?

There are no deserts in Johannesburg, but I had to share this hot pic with you. Enough to make anyone want to go on a desert safari!

Thursday, May 29, 2008

QC Birthday bash

Hey, it's the Queer City Birthday Bash on Friday 6th June and you can win a month free use of a Peugeot 207cc convertible from Peugeot Fourways. SMS Queer + your name to 36112 to enter and be at the QC Birthday Bash.

Saturday, May 24, 2008

Mr and Miss Gay SA 31 May

Pretoria is the venue this month end for the Mr and Miss Gay South Africa International finals. Here is Werner Strydom from Pretoria one of the finalists. Before and after the show and pageant you will be able to join the crowd on the dance floor to the cool sounds of one of South Africa's top DJs Hennie Blom and party until sunrise.
There will also be a special appearance by Mr Gay South Africa 2007, Mr Community, Mr Cool Smile, Mr Jeans, Mr Personality, Mr Speedo, Couple of the Year and Drag Queen of the year.
The extravaganza will be held at the Portuguese Hall and tickets may be booked through or

Risque1st Birthday

Come and celebrate Risque's 1st birthday on Fri 30th May. There will be loads of prizes from Smirnoff Spin and Cameroon with top DJs. It's going to be a jol.

Friday, May 23, 2008

It's a SEXtravaganza at Therapy

THERAPY is the place to be this Saturday for their SEXTRAVAGANZA, Saturday May 24th.

Get your Freak on with special Guest,Dj Ricardo Da Costa Alongside the Therapy resident Djs,Stuart Hillary, Rude Rory, Groovy Q and Bren. Doors open @ 9pmFree Entry Before 10pm R60 after 10pm.

Wednesday, May 14, 2008

Indaba success

Meet Eddy Rust of Johannesburg, marketing guru of Mhondoro Lodge, in Durban for the Indaba Conference - Africa's largest tourism conference. Eddy also collected the lodge's runner-up award in Good Safari Guides "Best Food and new Lodge" category. Gauteng, Mpumalanga and Limpopo province were well represented at the Conference.

Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Camp David's the place..

Danie (left) and Anton (seated) are Pretoria's Camp David Nude Bar owners and driving force. Says Anton "It's a Nude Cruise Bar for Adult Gay Men. Meet in the flesh. Why wait for fun to come to you? Come and hang out with us right now.Welcome to the ultimate cruising experience". And what to expect when you arrive? "Take your clothes off and enjoy a drink, or if you're shy, have a drink before you come. The next time you won't need to as the atmosphere is relaxing and not at all intimidating. " Also in the photo with the owners is Cobus.