Points Of Interest Near Burnside Lodge, Balgowan

The Balgowan Conservancy

2.7km North of Burnside Lodge

The Balgowan Conservancy was established in 1978 by a group of concerned landowners, and was the first area in South Africa to be declared as a conservancy. The recently completed Balgowan Conservancy Information Centre, is situated near the entrance...

Peter's Gate Herbal Centre

5.1km North of Burnside Lodge

Peter's Gate Herbal Centre was established in the mid 1990's by Geoff and Karen Makin and provides visitors with a unique South African herbal experience. Peter's Gate is home to the largest variety of herb plants in KwaZulu Natal. It is located in...

Grape Crushing Festival

5.6km North West of Burnside Lodge

Grape Crushing Festival The Grape Crushing Festival is located at The Stables Wine Estate in Nottingham Road in the Midlands (KwaZulu-Natal) it is an annual festival held by the Stables Wine Estate to celebrate the end of another hectic summer harvest...

St John's Gowrie Presbyterian Church

5.6km North West of Burnside Lodge

In the mid 1860's one of the early white settlers in Natal named John King, gave a portion of his farm near present day Nottingham Road, to be set aside for the construction of a Presbyterian Church. King's farm was called Gowrie, which led to...

Aladdin's De-Light

5.9km North West of Burnside Lodge

Aladdin's De-Light is one of the older members of the Midlands Meander, and was established over ten years ago in Nottingham Road, KwaZulu-Natal. Aladdin's De-Light has developed over the years from being a simple little coffee shop with crafts into...

Fort Nottingham Highland Games and Festival

5.9km North West of Burnside Lodge

The Fort Nottingham Highland Games and Festival are held annually on the grounds of Fort Nottingham in the green hills of the Natal Midlands. The fort is located about eight kilometers from the village, and the connecting field provide an excellent...

KwaZulu Natal Beer Route

5.9km North West of Burnside Lodge

The recently launched KwaZulu Natal Beer Route offers both beer connoisseurs, and interested travelers the excellent opportunity to look into the wonderful world of beer brewing. The Beer Route allows travelers a series of stops at nine small breweries...

Midlands Meander Creative Festival

8.7km North West of Burnside Lodge

The Midlands Meander Creative Festival features numerous informative creative lessons and workshops about music, cheese production and herb cultivation, as well as culinary art, leather and woodwork, jewellery design and various aspects of fine art...

Dargle Valley Pottery

11.9km North of Burnside Lodge

Dargle Valley Pottery is situated on a farm in the Dargle Valley, where national award winner with over thirty years of experience, Ian Glenny creates his unique wares. The artwork produced at Dargle Valley Pottery includes stoneware, terracotta and...

Benvie Farm - Karkloof

17.0km North of Burnside Lodge

Benvie farm, located in Karkloof, was established in 1882, by Scottish emigrant John Geekie and is well known throughout South Africa by both the gardening and birdwatching fraternities. Geekie, who was a cabinet maker by profession, also loved trees,...