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Bike Ralleys

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In 2012 HAVANNA had our first “shot” in performing at a Bike Ralley - the PARADISE Ralley -which took place in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga


On the Friday HAVANNA was the pre-band for the very well-known band CLINT&CO. 

On Saturday we were honored to open for GHAPI - South Africa’s famous singing drummer. GHAPI was really into his drumming (as always), his jeans was ripped literally during the heat of the beat. A truly magnificent musician.

Although the “audience” was still new to us, the people have enjoyed it thoroughly. NOW and only NOW, we can honestly say, HAVANNA really DOES compliment ANY event.

Needless to say, we were very excited AND delighted, when we received another booking from Simon Fourie for the RHINO RALLEY in September 2012.

Simon Fourie is a LEGEND to ALL Bikers and also the founder of the magazine BIKE SA. We love doing business with you Simon. You are one in a million!

More than 20 000 bikers visited the RHINO Ralley during that weekend in Harrismith. WHAT an experience!!! 

A huge storm came on Friday afternoon and caused the Event Tent to collapse. Only the ends of the tent managed to endure the rain and the wind. Fortunate for us and the Bar area, our equipment stood the ground. A team of very competent people came and re-build the tent during the night, while some the bikers were having some fun in the mud.




Saturday was a brand new day and all the Events took place as if nothing has happened.

We had a ravishing performance of 3 hours that day! 




Our good friends CLINT&CO took over for the “night - shift”.

THIS year - end of May - Waterval Boven was honored to witness the PARADISE Ralley. 


The locals could admire all the spectacular bikes.They could experience the traditions and the happenings surrounding Ralleys.

HAVANNA was honored to be the pre-band for the DIXIE HILLBILLIES. Amazing and life time dedicated musicians!!!

To all the bikers, look out for HAVANNA at the RHINO this year.


We will see you there!!!!

Havanna is a 2-piece band performing throughout South Africa at any kind of function. Weddings, Private and Birthday Parties, Business and corporate events, Opening of new Businesses, Year End, Christmas, New Years functions, Golf days - we compliment ANY function. We consist out of Wynand Mare (drums) and Ilse Muller (piano and vocals).


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