Launched in 1989, Getaway has become a household name with superbrand status, a highly regarded source of all things travel related in Southern Africa and beyond. This, along with our expertise and credibility, has allowed Getaway to evolve into a multi-platform brand offering a 360º multimedia solution aimed at a high net wealth common-interest community focused on travel. This offering includes Getaway Magazine, the Cape Getaway Show, the Gauteng Getaway Show, Getaway Events, the Getaway Travel and Tourism Conference, Getaway Travel and Getaway Accommodation.


The Getaway Show

More information on the Gauteng Getaway Show and Cape Getaway Show here.


Meet the Getaway team

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Sonya Schoeman – Editor
Tyson Jopson – Deputy Editor
Caroline Webb – Associate Editor
Michelle Hardie – Copy Editor
Nikki Werner – Food Editor
Melanie van Zyl – Digital Content Manager
Teagan Cunniffe – Photo Editor
Ondela Mlandu – Multimedia Journalist



Marisa Steyn – Art director
Leo Abrahams – Senior Designer
Leigh Taylor – Senior Designer


Advertising Sales

Wendy Lucas – Group Digital Business Manager
Ingrid Versfeld – Senior Ad Sales Consultant
Michael Parr – Getaway Gear Ad Sales Consultant
Erika Pienaar – Destinations Ad Sales Consultant
Nawhaal Fakir – Campaign Manager

Web & Digital

Melanie van Zyl – Digital Content Manager
Welcome Lishivha – Multimedia Journalist
Claudia Hodkinson – Online Travel Marketer
Inshaaf Amos – Online Travel Assistant
Web Development and Support Manager – Cicero Joseph
Lizelle Leonard – Web Designer and Webmaster


Getaway Show, Marketing and Events

Dean Dicks – Group Marketing and Sponsorship Manager
Monique Brevis – Events Promotions Manager
Amanda Africa – Group Promotions Manager
Lizl Joseph – Subscriptions Marketing Manager
Melissa Lewis – Group Show and Events Sales Consultant
Karin Mulder – Subscriptions Operations



Keryn Rheeder – Group Production Manager


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