The Nkashi Classic was launched as a celebration of the mokoro and the nkashi which is used to propel it. Togher with The Botswana Wild Bird Trust, in partnership with Botswana Tourism Organisation we created this annual event as a celebration of traditional Botswana customs.

Next Event

24 August 2019

Do to the low water levels in the Thamalakane River this year, we are unfortunately unable to hold the Nkashi Classic Mekoro 2019. We will, however, be hosting an event on the 24th August at the Okavango River Lodge so come on down and enjoy the festivities which include some conservation themed exhibitions, music, dancing and a screening of the Into the Okavango Documentary. Details to follow. 

Read more about the 2019 event here

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