"Danish Society - South Africa - Your little Denmark in Africa"

Fun events, social gatherings, culture & network


Danes and friends of Denmark can become members of the Danish Society in South Africa. Basically, the society offers three different kind of memberships. If you are not yet a member you may of course also attend our events – no problem. Just join us and be convinced.

  • Individual membership: The annual fee is 200 R and includes the person signing up only.
  • Family membership: The annual fee is 300 R and includes the entire household.
  • Honorary membership: In principle this membership is free of charge for persons above 65 years of age.


Yes! We’re finally on Facebook. “Like us” to receive the latest news, start a discussion or share news.

On Facebook you will also find photo galleries from our events and news from our friends and partners such as the Embassy and the Nordic-South African Business Association. From time to time job offers and other deals are also posted on Facebook.



Find our Facebook page here:

> Facebook – Danish Society

Our society & mission

Welcome to the Danish Society’s new website. The Danish Society was founded in November 1920 and is home based in Gauteng province, South Africa.

Our aim is to preserve, maintain, promote and encourage Danish history, culture and language in South Africa. We organize events to celebrate Danish holidays and festivals and activities related to Danish traditions.

Our mission is to create fun and sociable quality events to Danes and their families in South Africa.