New WildChoices initiative assesses captive wildlife tourism facilities in SA

PRESS RELEASE NEW WILDCHOICES INITIATIVE ASSESSES CAPTIVE WILDLIFE TOURISM FACILITIES IN SA CAPE TOWN, 23 MARCH 2022 – The newly launched WildChoices assists the tourism trade and consumers to make informed, ethical choices about captive wildlife attractions and activities in South Africa. WildChoices applies the SATSA Captive Wildlife Attractions & Activities Guidelines and Decision Tool, […]

SATSA: Our tourism sector has been waiting for this day with great anticipation

David Frost_CEO SATSA

Please attribute to David Frost, SATSA CEO Our tourism sector has been waiting for this day with great anticipation. The requirement of a PCR test for international travellers who have been fully vaccinated has been a major deterrent to inbound travel, particularly for those travellers who use South Africa as a hub through which to […]

Tourism sector welcomes official confirmation of South Africa’s removal from UK Red List

Press Release on behalf of SATSA and TBCSA Tuesday, 14 December 2021 TOURISM SECTOR WELCOMES OFFICIAL CONFIRMATION OF SOUTH AFRICA’S REMOVAL FROM UK RED LIST OMICRON VARIANT CLASSIFIED LOW-RISK IN MAJOR NEW SOUTH AFRICAN ANALYSIS OMICRON ON-TRACK TO BECOME DOMINANT VARIANT IN UK THIS WEEK Key findings from South Africa study: South Africa’s leading private […]

South African tourism industry loses over R1bn in travel bookings overnight

Press Release issued on behalf of FEDHASA and SATSA South African tourism industry loses over R1bn in travel bookings overnight CAPE TOWN, 28 NOVEMBER 2021 – South Africa’s tourism and hospitality sector have lost over R1bn in travel bookings for travel between December and March in the past 48 hours, as a result of the […]

SATSA slams UK decision to reinstate SA on red list as exaggerated

Press Release from SATSA SATSA slams UK decision to reinstate SA on red list as exaggerated Red list ban has impact beyond British travellers as it sends a message to the world South Africa cannot continue to be punished for its advanced genomic sequencing ability Johannesburg, 26 November 2021 – The British Government’s knee-jerk reaction […]

SATSA congratulates Monika luel

Press Release from SATSA SATSA congratulates Monika Iuel on appointment as WESGRO CMO Iuel’s extensive industry experience will further bolster the strong private-public partnerships already in place SATSA has an exemplary working relationship with WESGRO which is a shining example of how a private-public partnership in tourism should work. Johannesburg, 13 January 2021 – SATSA […]