Culture@Kearsney is an exciting annual programme designed to celebrate the arts and promote cultural appreciation among the youth in KwaZulu-Natal.

Please flip through our online brochure.


Andrea Fripp, Director of Clubs and Culture at Kearsney College. Call 031 765 9600 or email

Kearsney College will host all of the events and sponsorship to assist us in making this initiative a success would be greatly appreciated.

Please contact our Foundation Director to explore sponsorship opportunities. Call 031 765 9600 or  email.

Culture@Kearsney Photographic Competition category winners

Category 1:
South African Culture

1st: Phillip van der Hoven (Michaelhouse)
Beating Drum

2nd: Thomas C van der Hoven (Michaelhouse)
Khan on His Guitar

3rd: Luc Nazar (Kearsney College)

Category 2:
Environmental portrait

1st: Thomas C van der Hoven (Michaelhouse)
Chop Chop

2nd: Jayde Gray (St Mary’s DSG)
A Passion for Dance

3rd: Christopher Deufel (Westville Boys High)
The Middle of Nowhere

Category 3:
Photo Journalism
3 images per entry

1st: Kayla Horne (St John’s DSG)
Late Night Out City Lights

2nd: Jayde Gray (St Mary’s DSG)
Struggle for Survival

Category 3 (cont.)

3rd: Thomas C van der Hoven (Michaelhouse)

Category 4:

1st: Clara Esterhuizen (Hillcrest High)
1920s Pizzazz

2nd: Thomas C van der Hoven (Michaelhouse)
Girl in the Autumn Leaves

3rd: Sekwanele Gcaba (St Mary’s DSG)
Colour Concept

Category 5:

1st: Skye Meaker (Clifton College)

2nd: De Wet du Rand
Westville Boys High

3rd: Skye Meaker (Clifton College)

The event will take place on 17 and 18 July 2019.

See full details.

For enquiries please contact

The 2019 Dance@Kearsney event will take place from 14 to 16 August.

See full details. Closing date for entries 31 July 2019.

For enquiries please email

The next Words@Kearsney event will take place on 05 and 06 June 2019.

Click for full details and guidelines. Closing date 23 May 2019.

For enquiries please email

Category 4

Our 2019 Photo and Film Competition took place on 04 June.

See winners above.