First time burner?  Not sure what to expect? Worried about the rabid donga’s and their gravity related evils?

The Sentella crew has put together a handy, as well as dandy, survival guide for you, the intrepid Playa participant, to read through and prepare for this adventure.

Click here to download.

25°38’36.5″S 30°51’57.0″E

-25.643464, 30.865823


Directions to Sentella site via Kaapschehoop;

From Pretoria:

  • Take the N4 towards Middelburg and Nelspruit and follow the directions from step 2 below:

From Johannesburg:

  • Take the N12 towards Benoni
  • Join the N4 towards Middelburg and Nelspruit. (this is a toll road)
  • Alzu Petroport is a great place to stop, it is about halfway and has petrol and food
  • Continue on the N4 towards Nelspruit
  • NB! –  Wonderfontyn 80km per hour – TRAP!
  • NB! -Ngodwana (Machadodorp)  – TRAP!
  • Stay right on the N4 (the N4 splits)
  • At Ngodwana, turn right towards Kaapsehoop onto the R541
  • Pass Kaapschehoop, but maybe get some ice.
  • There will be signs from here all the way into the event.
  • Turn Right towards Barberton. dirt road
  • At the fork, by the Senteeko Tea Estate sign keep left. dirt road
  • After +/- 30 km, turn right towards Glenthorp. So close!
  • +/- 3km turn Right at “GK22” sign
  • +/- 0.7km turn Right onto the farm, follow the signs.