By late afternoon the first elements of the Zulu Army rushed down on the small, hastily erected, fortification manned by a mere 130 men, mainly of B company 24th ...See more
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Some information about BattleScenes, as well as links to Histro-Geographical Papers written by Anthony Coleman
Registration No. KZN0008
All tours and visits will be led by Anthony Coleman who was awarded the KwaZulu-Natal Service Excellence Award - Best Tourist Guide of the Year 2008-2009. A member of the Battlefields Guides Association, Anthony is also an accredited Trainer and Assessor and is a qualified and registered National Guide. Anthony attained Badge 47 from the International Guild of Battlefield Guides.
BattleScenes provides well researched and vibrantly narrated historical accounts of the culture and conflicts of the region of KwaZulu-Natal. We specialize in presenting well balanced and factual accounts of events and people that made the history of this remarkable part of the world: ever mindful of the fact that most visitors also want to be entertained as well. We cater for the casual visitor as well as the serious military historian and soldier of whatever rank. Trips to any of the well known Game Reserves can be arranged to compliment a tour.
Experience the excitement of a tour to some of the most remarkable Battlefields in the world led by an accomplished, experienced and passionate Battlefields specialist.
We also offer custom tours. Contact us for more info.Contact Us
Clivia Place | Bed and Breakfast Accommodation
This is a secluded garden cottage situated in a beautiful country garden and run by an experienced caterer - Tish Coleman, whose husband is a resident National and Specialist Battlefield Tour Guide. The cottage accommodates 4 people comfortably with its twin bedroom en-suite and a double bedroom en-suite. The recently built cottage boasts a modern fitted kitchen and comfortable living room, overlooking a tranquil garden with a variety of bird-life. The property is fully fenced with electronic gates and affords secure parking. Washing machine and tumble drier on site. Braai facilities are available. All rooms are fitted with fans for our hot summers and electric blankets for the chilly winter nights.
"The Perfect Place to Stay"
For enquiries contact Tish Coleman.Contact Us
Over the years we have had many visitors. View our gallery below.
The Battlefield of Isandlwana as viewed by the Zulu army on the morning of Wednesday 22nd January 1879
Tours are arranged according to needs of the group or individual. Contact us for more information.
Tel: +27 (0)34 212 3401
Cell: +27 (0)72 204 2986
9 Pongola Crescent. Strathmore Park, Dundee, KwaZulu-Natal
Tel/Fax: +27 (0)34 212 3401
Cell: +27 (0)82 506 1125