Experience South Africa2018-01-07T07:08:54+00:00


Calvary Mission Trip

Saturday 14th – Friday 27th July, 2018

In July 2018, Daniel & Elise Pappas will be leading a two week South African experience, visiting our newest Calvary campus in East London; we invite you to join!
Explore the Eastern Cape of South Africa, take a safari and see the Big Five, engage in community outreach in East London and connect with our new Church family. Travel home via Cape Town for three nights of sight-seeing, shopping and exploring.

What’s the itinerary?

Saturday 14th July
Fly Brisbane to Johannesburg (via Sydney) with Qantas.

Sunday 15th July
Attend Rivers Church (led by Pastor André Olivier), afternoon flight to East London then 6pm church service at Calvary East London.

Monday 16th – Wednesday 18th July
Free time in East London to explore the Eastern Cape of South Africa. For those who wish to have the full African experience, it’s just a 2 ½ hour drive to South Africa’s famous Addo Elephant National Park (check it out on YouTube). For those interested, we’ll be making a group booking.

Thursday 19th – Saturday 21st July
Ministry and community outreach with our Calvary East London teams.

Sunday 22nd July
Be part of the team to help run a special Super Sunday at Calvary East London.

Monday 23rd– Wednesday 25th July
Monday morning flight to Cape Town followed by three days of sight-seeing, shopping, dining out and relaxation. Team can visit Table Mountain, Nelson Mandela’s Robben Island, Camps Bay and more – the schedule is yours!

Thursday 26th July
Fly Cape Town to Brisbane (via Johannesburg & Sydney) with Qantas.

Friday 27th July
Arrive in Brisbane.

What’s the package cost?


Costs may increase as airlines (Qantas & South African Airways) raise flight costs closer to departure date.

What’s included in the package?

The package includes all flights (departing & returning to Brisbane), airport transfers, travel insurance, hotel accommodation in Cape Town & Johannesburg, transport and billeted accommodation in East London. You’ll just need spending money for meals and to book any sight-seeing or experiences you wish to add to the trip.

How do I book?

A $3,000 deposit by Friday 20th April secures your place and allows us to work with Flight Centre to lock in flights and travel insurance. The remaining portion of the cost is to be paid by Friday 1st June.

The deposit must be made by direct transfer, using the following transaction details:

BSB Number: 084-970
Account Number: 36-754-8304
Account Name: Calvary Group Account
Reference: Experience Africa

Please email remittance advice of the bank transfer to experienceafrica@calvarycc.org.au

Upon receiving remittance advice, Shelby Bennett (Personal Assistant to Daniel Pappas) will contact you to coordinate the information required for flight bookings.

More info?

If you have questions or would like more specific information, email eastlondon@calvarycc.co.za