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From wildlife experts, the first documented dog to climb Everest, an award-winning African history author, to an international Big Wave surfer...be prepared for a winter of fascinating tales, lives less ordinary and incredible journeys at One&Only Cape Town.

6pm for 6.30pm
R275 per person

Price includes a full dinner buffet in Reuben’s after the talk.


Tim Butcher

Journalist, broadcaster and award-winning African history author.

21 August: The Trigger - The Story of the World’s Greatest Assassin
100 years ago a teenage gunman shot dead Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo, the event that sparked World War I. Tim decided to ‘trek’ 300km through Bosnia and Serbia to uncover the true story of the young man who changed all of our lives.


Chris Bertish

World renowned Big Wave Surfer, Waterman and Adventurer who has spent the past two decades pushing limits in the world of sport.

Winning the prestigious, ‘Mavericks Big Wave Surfing Event’ in California, Chris triumphed against all odds and managed to outthink, outsmart and outperform the world’s best on a day that changed Big Wave Surfing forever.

Chris has a string of world firsts and has set world records across numerous sports, including recognition as one of the Top 24 Big Wave Riders in the world.

14 October: IMPossible


Mike Horn

Modern day explorer Mike Horn and renowned Norwegian Arctic explorer Borge Ousland walked to the North Pole in the Arctic winter without assistance or re-supply. For two months they walked in total darkness and often on paper-thin ice, climbing huge blocks of razor-sharp ice and crossing large areas of freezing Arctic water by swimming, all the while they could feel the hidden gaze of the nearby polar bears upon them.

After 60 days and exactly 3 hours they arrived at the North Pole, making them the first men ever to arrive at the Pole unaided and in the Arctic winter.

29 October: Walking on Thin Ice

To make a booking call Restaurant Reservations +27 21 431 4511 or +27 21 431 5888 or email to Restaurant.Reservations@oneandonlycapetown.com


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