Located within the lower Ballito CBD and launched in February 2021, Ballito TV has grown exponentially attracting 500 000 viewers worldwide.
The new streaming channel which celebrates all things Ballito is the product of the Vuvuzela initiative started last year by a group of like-minded community members to assist local small businesses and organisations gain exposure and drive sales when the COVID-19 pandemic hit in April 2020.
The streaming channel showcases content rich local programming that appeals to the local community and a wider audience including international viewers. Viewers can watch Ballito TV live on their Facebook page, website, YouTube Channel or by downloading the App for free off the Play Store.
About why they chose the lower Ballito CBD which forms part of the Ballito UIP as their home, director Mandy Rootman says: Our team felt that the lower CBD had the heart and soul of the real Ballito. With the area being rejuvenated with many new businesses opening, the energy is wonderful and we felt that this was a perfect fit for us and the place to be!”
Visit www.ballitotv.tv for more info
CAPTION: From left to right: Ballito TV directors Morne Lane, Mandy Rootman, Devon Swanepoel.