Gold Reef City Press Room

Press Releases

Gold Reef City values the role played by the media in communicating our objectives, developments, and updates to the public. Our external communication strategy is designed to engage media sources to provide accurate, current and relevant information.

We recognise the necessity for efficient public communication to inform our guests, and the public of newsworthy developments. In line with professionally required standards, and our mandate to create great experiences, we strive to create a climate of positive and productive interaction with the press as well as our guests.

Midweek Cashout Winner

Midweek Cashout Winner

Gold Reef City's Midweek Cashout Winner

Adrenaline-Fuelled 8hour Car Chase

Adrenaline-Fuelled 8hour Car Chase

On Saturday evening, 25 June 2016, Gold Reef City gave away the third and final Renault Clio in its “8Hour Car Chase” promotion which started in April 2016.

“One Million Baccarat”

“One Million Baccarat”

Gold Reef City, is offering its Rewards Cardholders an exclusive chance to win big with a brand new casino promotion: “One Million Baccarat”. 

Favourite Entertainment Destination

Favourite Entertainment Destination

Gold Reef City recognised as “Favourite Entertainment Destination” 

The Thrill Seeker Challenge

The Thrill Seeker Challenge

Calling all adrenalin-junkies

Magical Performance for a Worthy Cause

Magical Performance for a Worthy Cause

Gold Reef City Stages Magical Performance for a Worthy Cause

Hotels recognised in the Top 1% by Tripadvisor

Hotels recognised in the Top 1% by Tripadvisor

Gold Reef City is proud to announce that the Southern Sun Gold Reef City and Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotels have been recognised in the 2016 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choi...

Africa Unites

Africa Unites

Africa Unites at Gold Reef City

A Journey Down Memory Lane

A Journey Down Memory Lane

Gold Reef City Takes A Journey Down Memory Lane

99% Zulu Comedy

99% Zulu Comedy

99% Zulu Comedy is Back By Popular Demand at Gold Reef City

Lira To Launch “BORN FREE”

Lira To Launch “BORN FREE”

Lira To Launch “BORN FREE” Album at Gold Reef City

Hottest Ticket to Ride

Hottest Ticket to Ride

Gold Reef City's Hottest Ticket to Ride

New Ticket to Ride Winner

New Ticket to Ride Winner

Gold Reef City's Hottest Ticket to Ride

Hottest Ticket To Ride

Hottest Ticket To Ride

Gold Reef City's Hottest Ticket To Ride

Gospel In Me

Gospel In Me

Gospel In Me Relaunches At Gold Reef City

Kani To Launch Latest Album

Kani To Launch Latest Album

Kani To Launch His Latest Album at Gold Reef City

8th Day set to enthrall

8th Day set to enthrall

The Lyric at Gold Reef City is proud to announce that pioneering Jewish Rock group, 8th Day will be showcasing their iconic new album “Inner Flame” for one night onl...

Preshanthan Pillay

Preshanthan Pillay

For The Love Of Food. With his passion for the craft evident in every word, Preshanthan Pillay, newly promoted Executive Chef for Gold Reef ...

The Love Guru

The Love Guru

The Love Guru Returns to Gold Reef City

Gold Reef City welcomes Ted Mills

Gold Reef City welcomes Ted Mills

Ted Wizard Mills is set to give South African audiences a taste of yesteryear’s music as he takes to the stage for the first time in South Africa at The Lyric, Gold Reef C...

Sunday Times Generation Next

Sunday Times Generation Next

2015 - Coolest Local Destination

Travellers Choice Award

Travellers Choice Award

Best Family Hotel Destination

Certificate of Excellence

Certificate of Excellence

2015 - Southern Sun Gold Reef City and Gold Reef City Theme Park

Exclusive Privѐ For Vip Guests

Exclusive Privѐ For Vip Guests

New And Exclusive Privѐ For Vip Guests

Gold Reef City recently unveiled a new, exclusive and sophisticated Privé to their select VIP guests at a stylish so...

Judith Sephuma at The Lyric

Judith Sephuma at The Lyric

The Lyric at Gold Reef City will be hosting Judith Sephuma in what promises to be a spectacular evening of song on Friday, 27 November 2015.

Joey Rasdien Live At Gold Reef City

Joey Rasdien Live At Gold Reef City

Comedy aficionados are in for a night of pure comedy genius as Joey Rasdien, South African comedy heavy-weight, takes to the stage to deliver his 5th one-man show, Point of Refe...

Absa Boktown at Gold Reef City

Absa Boktown at Gold Reef City

Absa Boktown at Gold Reef City will be the most exciting place to be this weekend as devoted South African rugby supporters gather with hopes of yet another win when South Afric...

Absa Boktown Extravaganza

Absa Boktown Extravaganza

Absa Boktown Rugby Extravaganza

Loyal South African rugby supporters flocked to Absa Boktown at Gold Reef City on Saturday, 19 September 2015 to watch the Bokke in acti...

Newly Refurbished Gold Reef City

Newly Refurbished Gold Reef City

A leisure attraction characterised by a unique combination of nostalgia and thrilling entertainment, Gold Reef City has beenrelaunchedfollowing a multi-million rand refurbishmen...

Big Band At The Movies

Big Band At The Movies

Johannesburg Big Band At The Movies With Gold Reef City

The talented Johannesburg Big Band will partner with KB Motsilanyane and Brandon October to host a show that mov...

Idols Winner Vincent Bones

Idols Winner Vincent Bones

Idols Winner Vincent Bones Performs At Gold Reef City

Join talented 2014 South African Idols winner, Vincent Bones and some of his friends; Tresor, RJ Benjamin and the ...

Winning on the West Rand

Winning on the West Rand

The stakes and tension were high on Saturday 24th October during the culmination of Tsogo Sun’s second Roulette Knockout Gauteng Series Championship, held at Silverstar Ca...

Flavours Of India at Gold Reef City

Flavours Of India at Gold Reef City

Gold Reef City is excited to announce that Flavours of India, the largest shopping festival in the south of Jozi, is returning to the premier entertainment destination from Thur...

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Ladysmith Black Mambazo is one of South Africa’s most recognised acts, with a distinct sound that has seen them travel the world. The renowned group is heading to The Lyri...

Roulette Masters Winner

Roulette Masters Winner

Winner Takes R2m in Tsogo Sun’s Roulette Masters Tournament

Greg Maqoma And Friends

Greg Maqoma And Friends

Acclaimed dancer Greg Maqoma is heading to Gold Reef City to celebrate 25 years as a professional dancer in what promises to be extravagant evenings of dance on Thursday, 3 Dece...

Newly Refurbished Gold Reef City

Newly Refurbished Gold Reef City

Newly Refurbished Gold Reef City Launches - Pure Jozi, Pure Gold

Motown Comes to Gold Reef City

Motown Comes to Gold Reef City

“Livin Proof” is set to give South African audiences a taste of yesteryear’s Motown music and will take to the stage for the first time at The Lyric on Friday,...

Catch the Boks on the Big Screen

Catch the Boks on the Big Screen

Absa Boktown is on its way to Gold Reef City offering loyal South African rugby supporters in the South of Jozi a piece of the action on the big screen.

8 Hour Car Chase

8 Hour Car Chase

8 Hour Car Chase Catches up to Gold Reef City Winner

Riverlea resident, Thursia Henry recently received the surprise of her life while playing a Slots game at Gold Reef...

Celebs fly high at Tsogo Sun’s Roulette Masters

Celebs fly high at Tsogo Sun’s Roulette Masters

Tsogo Sun’s groupwide Roulette Masters tournament was showcased to a select group of local ‘jet-setters’ – celebrities and leading media representatives ...

The Parlotones To Light Up The Lyric

The Parlotones To Light Up The Lyric

Based on the huge success of their Antiques & Artefacts launch, the internationally acclaimed rock band, The Parlotones, have announced the second leg of the tour which is s...

Step Into The Ring

Step Into The Ring

Step Into The Ring For Roulette Knock Out

Roulette Knock Out is one of Tsogo Sun’s most exciting promotions currently running at its Gauteng properties. Now in it...

Gold Reef City's Dance For A Cure

Gold Reef City's Dance For A Cure

A spectacular extravaganza of dance and song will wow audiences at The Lyric, Gold Reef City, on Wednesday, 30 of September 2015 in celebration of cervical cancer awareness mont...

Commonwealth Pageant

Commonwealth Pageant

The spectacular 2015 crowning gala of Miss Teen, Miss, Mrs & Mr Commonwealth SA will take place at The Lyric, Gold Reef City on Saturday, 12 September.

Celeste Ntuli at Gold Reef City

Celeste Ntuli at Gold Reef City

Gold Reef City is gearing up for a comedy feast to remember, featuring South African Film and Television Award and Royalty Soapie Award nominee, Celeste Ntuli at The Lyric on Fr...

Sipho Hotstix Mabuse & Pops Mohamed

Sipho Hotstix Mabuse & Pops Mohamed

Sipho Hotstix Mabuse and Pops Mohamed will be joining forces and using their iconic status to raise funds for ‘Readers R Leaders’, a community based project that aim...

Tsogo Sun To Give Away R25 Million

Tsogo Sun To Give Away R25 Million

3 July 2015, Johannesburg–From 1 July to 27 September 2015, Tsogo Sun will be pulling out all the stops to create the most rewarding promotion in its history. The nail bit...

Back O' The Moon Re-Opens

Back O' The Moon Re-Opens

Gold Reef City is in the process of renovating various outlets, part and parcel of the complex multi-million rand development upgrade scheduled to be completed mid-2015.

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Kaya FM Launches A Satellite Station

Kaya FM Launches A Satellite Station

Kaya FM, home of the Afropolitan, broadcast from its new satellite studio at one of Joburg’s favourite family entertainment destinations, Tsogo Sun’s Gold Reef City,...

The Star Readers Choice Awards

The Star Readers Choice Awards

2011/2012 - Best Family Outing in Gauteng

Star Readers Choice Awards

Star Readers Choice Awards

2011/2012 - Best Place to take Out-of-Towners

Leisure Options

Leisure Options

2010/2011 - Best Kid’s Party Outdoors Venue