How have mixed-use developments weathered the pandemic?

When it comes to weathering the pandemic the saying ‘don’t put all your eggs in one basket’ rings true. And same can be said for mixed-use developments that feature various elements making them more resilient to change. Frank Reardon, chief…

A busy week for the BUIP maintenance team

The Ballito UIP maintenance team had a busy week with plenty of maintenance work around the precinct. The team cut the grass on along the promenade, M4 and Ballito Business Park while new gardens were planted in the Lower Ballito…

Ballito Promenade Clean Up

The Ballito UIP Cleaning and Greening team is busy with a major promenade clean-up. We are also glad to report that the promenade ablutions will be revamped in early October. Watch this space for the revamp pics!

Ballito UIP maintenance keeps the precinct looking good

There’s been plenty of maintenance activity lately as we continue with our efforts to keep the precinct looking great. Straightening signs, removing graffiti, fixing lights, painting curbs and repairing promenade planks are all in a week’s work. A big thank…

Bollards Being Maintained By BUIP Team

The Ballito UIP maintenance team is currently straightening and replacing bollards as required in the precinct, with stock on hand. Besides it’s aesthetic advantages, the bollards protect the storm water drains from damage and when placed on sidewalks, helps protect pedestrians.

Ballito Promenade Update

We are aware of confusion around the use of the promenade under the new National Government regulations. This communication confirms that the KwaDukuza Municipality has given formal notification to the UIP that in terms of the COVID-19 Level 4 regulations,…

After The Rain

After a cleansing rain, Precinct Manager Dieter Fittkau gives us a peak beach side. View here.

Living In Isolation

Our resident horticulturalist, Geoff Nichols, spotted a very lonely Clematis brachiata growing along the M4 just north of Sibaya. Commonly known as Travellers Joy, this plant is usually found in the dry bushveld regions of KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga and the Eastern Cape scrambling…