The 2019 summer holidays are a lot shorter than usual, thanks to the Department of Basic Education (DBE) process of reassessing the school calendar.
If you were caught by surprise, then early planning needs to be your mantra in the year ahead. It is the secret to avoiding the "oh crap, what am I going to do with the kids during three long weeks of school holidays", allowing you to switch on the Out of Office with ease as you enjoy making meaningful, holiday memories.
Taking care of the admin in the long-term is the sure-fire way to know you and yours will have an epic holiday, come rain or shine. Here's all you need to know about the key holiday periods to plan around in 2019.
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