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DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS, WEEKENDS IN JOHANNESBURG ARE BEING PRESENTED VIA ZOOM UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. Couples from anywhere in South Africa, with a good Internet Connection are welcome to apply for these online weekends via Zoom, hosted by Johannesburg. See our details in the right hand column under "Johannesburg".

The ideal time to experience the weekend is
3-6 months before the wedding.

When we return to face-to-face weekends at our retreat venue, after COVID-19 restrictions are lifted, the fee includes lodging for two nights’ (double occupancy with another person of your gender), three meals on Saturday, breakfast on Sunday, and all materials needed for the weekend.

May 2021
29-30 May
June 2021
26-27 June Johannesburg
August 2021
28-29 August Johannesburg
September 2021
25-26 September Johannesburg
October 2021
30-31 October Johannesburg
November 2021
27-28 November Johannesburg


Cape Town

The cost of the weekend is dependent on the venue
For bookings, please email: ctbookings@engagedencounter.co.za

For further information please email: ctinfo@engagedencounter.co.za

The cost of the weekend is R1800 per couple
For bookings, please contact: Laureen & Warren Confait
Cell: (073) 304 9160
Email: dbnbookings@engagedencounter.co.za

For further information please email: dbninfo@engagedencounter.co.za


* We welcome all from around the country for our Zoom Weekends.

For further information, bookings and costs, please visit the
Johannesburg Engaged Encounter bookings page . For queries please email Steve at: info@engagedencounter.co.za and we will get back to you, or Call Steve at 0834571245

The cost of the weekend is R1900 per couple
For bookings, please contact Etty & Jury Tshoke
Cell: (082) 968 4312
Email: pretoria@engagedencounter.co.za
Telephone: 012 546 4619
Fax: 012 546 8329 or 086 603 2016

For further information please contact Fr Patrick Rakeketsi
Email: patrick.rakeketsi@gmail.com
Tel: (073) 380 5629


For further information, bookings and costs, please contact Fr Chris Baboba
Email: chrisbabona@gmail.com
Telephone: (073) 752-3851


For further information, please contact Mr Gofetamang Coach and Mrs Gomolemo Rasesigo
Email: dkhame@gmail.com
Telephone: +267 71 212 166

For further information, please contact Charles and Mary Kimathi
Email: ceekenya@yahoo.com

National Coordinating Team

The Southern African region of the Catholic Engaged Encounter is coordinated by:

  • Fr. Patrick Rakeketsi CSS BST, STL
  • Kabelo Senne
  • Bridgette Senne

Click Here to visit the website of International Catholic Engaged Encounter



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