and it seems they were hiding in Greyton all along!
Come join us this April for the Shire of Adamastor’s weekend away event of the year, Here Be Dragons 2015. As per usual HBD procedure we offer Arts & Sciences classes, armoured and rapier combat tournaments, archery, feasting and general socializing with an awesome bunch of knowledgeable, talented, medieval-clad folks. New to the Shire and don’t have medieval garb or gear of your own yet? Contact the event steward, we’ll help kit you out…
When: 17 April to 19 April 2015
Where: Greyton EcoLodge (formerly known as Zebra Moon Backpackers’ Lodge)
What: Away event (sleep over for two nights)
Cost: Pay in full before the end of March and you qualify for a R50 per person discount on your dorm bed or private room! (See below for more information).
Early bird price – R600pp dorm, R700pp private room, Children under 12 years old pay half price
The site opens Friday 17 April 2pm and closes for clean-up Sunday 19 April 2pm. The event fee covers all meals from Friday dinner to Sunday lunch, including the feast. When booking please indicate if you have any specific dietary requirements.
The venue, Greyton EcoLodge, is about 1.5 hours’ drive from Cape Town. Directions to the venue will be mailed to all who have booked prior to the event. Anyone needing transport should alert the event steward as early as possible so lift-club arrangements can be investigated. The site has several small dormitories (5-8 beds), private rooms, a large kitchen and dining hall, a tournament field alongside a braai area and a separate well lit lounge.
While we do have the venue to ourselves, there are a few rules we need to be aware of.
No smoking allowed inside any of the buildings. Smoking only allowed in designated outdoor areas. No pets are allowed on the premises. As the lodge is part of an Eco-friendly community initiative, we are encouraged to conserve water and electricity and recycle waste using the bins provided.
Pay before the end of March you qualify for a R50.00 discount, so R600.00 guarantees you a dormitory bed and R700.00 for a private room. Please note the private rooms are limited and booked on a first come first served basis. If payment is not made before the end of March, then the price per person for a dormitory bed is R650.00 and R750.00 for a private room. Children under 12 years old pay half price. Bookings close on the 10th of April.
Please contact the event steward, Una Ageirsdottir, if you have any queries, for bookings or to notify us of any specific dietary requirements.
Event steward: Una Ageirsdottir, slinky_bass (at) yahoo dot co uk
Head cook: Una Ageirsdottir and her merry band of sherry-swiggin’ kitchen elves
Marshal in charge: Lord Mael Duin, maelduinmac (at) gmail dot com