· Problem solving
· Raft building
· Group dynamics
· Archery & Fencing
· Factory and educational tours
· High ropes course
· White water rafting
· And so much more!
Being the original Veld & Vlei Centre, Greystone Camp is filled with years of character and brings you the perfect blend between the old and the new. Our friendly staffs work hard to present you with a clean camp, set in beautiful gardens with an excellent view. We pride ourselves on bringing you the best camp food ever, but if you would prefer catering yourself the choice is yours.
If you are looking for that surprisingly good school outing and leadership course, or a great venue for your church or youth camps, come experience the peace of our Lord Jesus that so many say is evident here at Greystone.
This talk is a 3hr dynamic and comprehensive look at different aspects of leadership including…
· What makes a good leader
· Effective leadership
· Commanding respect
· Personal vision
· Joy vs. Happiness
This session is a balance between talks and activities to emphasize the points.
Other sessions for the teachers/parents…
· Dealing with problem children
· First impressions
· Discipline Techniques
· Underage drinking / Clubbing
· Handling the differences between boys and girls
· How to tell if someone is lying Greystone, without a doubt the place for you…
Greystone overlooks the Wagendrift Dam and Moor Park Nature Reserve that hosts zebra, wildebeest and various buck species. Also 100 bird species including the black eagle and fish eagle on those special days. The Greystone house is a national monument and the camp accommodation is mostly in rondavels. Situated 13 km outside of Estcourt, Kwa Zulu Natal, 200km from Durban and 400km from Johannesburg.
Want us to come to you?
Greystone prides itself on imparting comprehensive leadership strategies into young lives by incorporating mental and physical challenges for a life-changing experience. For your convenience, we now offer the added benefit of Greystone coming to your school!
About Your Speaker
David Allen is based in Estcourt, Kwa Zulu Natal, South Africa and successfully runs several small businesses. He is co-director, along with his partner Alfred Eden, of Challenge Tours; which facilitates leadership and team-building courses held at Greystone Camp. He has been an active member of the Police Reservists for 13 consecutive years and has also been a member of a Specialist Unit. His services have been requested at places such as Stellenbosch University, Pietermaritzburg Chamber of Commerce, Nestle Head Office, and Geneva and at a Village Camp leadership school in Switzerland. He is a regular speaker at parent’s evenings and school functions and is known for his talks on behalf of the police. Although his emphasis is on leadership, David has also enjoyed the benefits of travel which has not only broadened his knowledge and expertise but has also given him insight into many topics.
Talks are done at Greystone Campsite as part of a leadership course or conveniently at your school.
A serene setting in a beautiful garden, with a magnificent view overlooking Wagendrift dam. The Greystone Emmaus Chapel is an ideal venue for weddings, funerals and spiritual meetings.
Hezekiah hall is suitable for wedding receptions, group meetings, educational training groups and conferences. Seating for 250 persons.
Matthew House dormitory can also host smaller groups and includes DSTV.
4 self-catering rondavels which, although basic, can sleep 4 persons and is perfect for that weekend getaway. This is also where we accommodate our visiting teachers.
Bedding will be provided for these units.
For those lazy summer days or simply to distract the kids!
Our dormitory, Matthew House, can sleep 40 persons comfortably and our 6 bungalows can each accommodate 14, which bring the total to 124 excluding the self-catering rondavels.
Although Greystone is a campsite by name, catering mainly for leadership courses, we have become known for our quality service and clean accommodation. Our repeat business testifies of this as we endeavour in making you, the customer, and our top priority. We cater for a wide range of groups from corporate through to school groups and our facilities and beautiful surroundings lend it to those special functions.