Snap A Selfie!

Counting down to Black Friday (29 November, if you weren't aware), Eastgate Shopping Centre invite their customers to whip out their smart phones to snap a selfie! Take the perfect pic of yourself or a friend at the Eastgate emoji wall to stand the chance to win a R5000 gift card to spend at the mall on Black Friday. Be part of the Black Friday campaign at Eastgate by posting your selfie using #YellowIsTheNewBlack on Facebook during the month of November. Winners will be announced on Monday, 25 November 2019, so get snapping!

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WIN! Snap a selfie at our emoji wall next to the Edgars entrance on the lower level, post it on Facebook using the hashtag #YellowIsTheNewBlack during the month of November and stand a chance to win a R5 000 Black Friday gift card. ⠀ A winner will be selected on 25 November 2019. ⠀ Ts & Cs apply.⠀ ⠀ #IconicEastgate #52IconicWeeks #BlackFriday #YellowIsTheNewBlack #SnapASelfie #WinAGiftCard

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The Real Deal

Now for the real juicy deets on Black Friday at Eastgate. With over 300 tenants, Eastgate Shopping Centre is one of the largest malls located in the East of Johannesburg. First developed in 1979, this retail complex has been bringing shoppers the very best deals on homeware, fashion, toys, stationery, groceries and jewellery for 40 years. Eastgate is also the home of family entertainment, boasting an impressive Ster Kinekor IMAX theatre, The Fun Company, Hamleys Toy Store and an open air piazza where the kids can play. This Black Friday, Eastgate promises to deliver even greater discounts than in years before. While the centre can become overcrowded incredibly quickly on Black Friday, the deals are too good to miss out on. Here are some of the top retailers partaking in Black Friday at Eastgate Shopping Centre in 2019:

Checkers Hyper

Checkers was the first food retailer to introduce Black Friday in 2014. Thanks to their success the super-sale caught on, bringing massive discounts across the board to eager shoppers. Last year, Shoprite, Checkers and Checkers Hyper served 125 customers per second at their 1000 stores across the country. Checkers Hyper Eastgate is sure to hop on the Black Friday bandwagon, offering incredible prices on grocery items, household goods, appliances and more. Stocking up for the Christmas season just got a whole lot more affordable.

Details: Shop number U75B | (011) 601 5360/5387


Woolworths is the place to be at Eastgate this Black Friday. Covering two levels, this is a shopper's paradise, stocking trendy fashion staples, home decor items, kid's clothing, health food, yummy treats and Christmas decor for days. Woolies knows just how tough times are for consumers, offering great deals on their custom products on Black Friday. Treat yourself to a few of the finer delights in life by visiting Woolworths at Eastgate on Friday, 29 November 2019.

Details: Shop number L20B and U15B | (011) 677 4511

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Toys R Us

Shopping for the kids' Christmas gifts can be a nightmare. Knock your holiday shopping out of the park over Black Friday at Toys R Us Eastgate. From the latest LEGO sets to board games, plushies and dolls, Toys R Us has everything your child could possibly want for Christmas. Get there early!

Details: Shop number U 28A | 087 234 8531/087 234 8697

Sunglass Hut

Summer is well on its way! Gift yourself with a stylish pair of designer sunglasses from Sunglass Hut. Whether you prefer wide, round or skinny frames, there is a pair of perfect sunnies for everyone here. The best part? You can look beach ready for a fraction of the price thanks to Black Friday! See you there.

Details: Shop number U121 | (011) 615 1575

Total Sports

For the sports fanatics and gym bunnies out there, check out Total Sports' massive Black Friday deals on athleisure wear, sports equipment and fitness tech. Kit yourself out in the best track and yoga wear, complete with fitness trackers, BPA-free water bottles and the most comfy shoes designed to help you achieve your best. It's never too late in the year to tackle your goals, so don't miss out on these awesome specials at Total Sports Eastgate.

Details: Shop number L23 | (011) 621 8941/2

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For More Information

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Details: 43 Bradford Rd, Bedfordview, Johannesburg | +27 (11) 479 6000 | [email protected]

The Baby Care Lounge Is Now Open!

The brand-new Baby Care Lounge at Sandton City offers shoppers a safe family-friendly facility where parents can change, care and feed their baby while visiting the shopping centre. It offers private, comfortable and safe breastfeeding booths, family bathrooms and a food preparation area, as well as a tailored play area to keep toddlers entertained.

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Stylish Tots Attire At My Cotton Tree

Our little ones are forever on the go and exploring the world, so make sure that their clothing is ready for the adventure. My Cotton Tree offers parents stunning clothing for their tots, which allows them to play and grow in style. Expect quality clothing and accessories made from cotton. Pay them a visit and take a look at the adorable outfits they have in store. 

Details: 083 632 3179 | Shop no L14G, Sandton City |

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For All Your Jeans Needs, Freddy Jeans

There's one brand that comes to mind when we think of flattering and oh-so-stylish jeans, and that's Freddy Jeans! And they have opened their latest flagship store at Sandton City, just recently. This is the ideal brand if you're looking for jeans that combine technical requirements, comfort and attention to detail with current style trends. Make sure you pay them a visit to find your perfect pair. 

Details: 011 026 8801 | Store number L36, Sandton City |

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Doppio Zero Had A Makeover!

If there's one spot you need to visit for a hearty breakfast or mouthwatering lunch, then Doppio Zero is a must. Doppio Zero at Sandton City recently underwent a revamp, which has given it a one-of-a-kind interior design concept, more space on the restaurant floor, as well as Coco Me, a chocolate corner perfect for those who are craving some cocoa goodness. What else can you expect from this new flagship restaurant? Well, there's also a pet-friendly dining experience offering and a wholesome menu to suit various lifestyles. Pay them a visit and check it out for yourself. 

Details: 011 784 0934 | Store number: U310, Sandton City |

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Daniel Wellington Has Opened

Need a brand-new watch to go with your summer wardrobe? Then be sure to visit the brand-new Daniel Wellington store at Sandton City and try their popular watches on for size. It's the perfect accessory for a timeless look, no pun intended. Take your pick from a wide range of watch faces, straps and colours. For a more minimalist look, try on the Classic Sheffield. And if you're after something more elegant, why not slip on the rose gold mesh strap Classic Petite Melrose. There's a watch to suit every occasion, style and mood.

Details: 010 541 0767 | Store number L63, Sandton City |

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Futuristic Trends At Hydraulics Avantgarde

For fashion without limits, the new Hydraulics Avantgarde store it a must visit. This store offers international fashion with an entirely new perspective, combining futuristic architectural design and style to bring you a brand that's like no other. If anything, this is fashion, but from the future! 

Details: 011 884 8538 | Store number L20, Sandton City |


Checkers Hyper Is Bigger & Better Than Ever Before

Sandton City's Checker Hyper also had a massive makeover. And now, the all-new and improved Checkers Hyper Fresh-X concept store offers visitors only the best in amenities. You can expect a temperature-controlled wine cellar, an in-store Kauai with sit down area and even a spot to enjoy sushi on a conveyor belt, to name a few. And to contribute to a cleaner and greener planet for all, Checkers Hyper Sandton City offers customers 100% recyclable and compostable paper bags at checkout. 

Details: 011 245 0800 | Shop no L0A, Sandton City |

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Banking Just Got Easier With Capitec

Bank with Capitec? Then you'll be happy to hear that you can now get all your finances in order with ease at the new Capitec Bank at Sandton City. Capitec offers their customers simplified, affordable and transparent banking using innovative technology. 

Details: 011 326 7462 | Shop no L14E, Sandton City |


Street Wear Musts At Sportscene 

The leaders in street style and sports wear, Sportscene offers a blend of brands that are not only comfortable, but also trend relevant for the brand-conscious. So, if you need to update your wardrobe with the latest in street and sports trends for summer, make sure you head to this newbie at Sandton City. 

Details: 011 784 2367 | Shop no L13A, Sandton City |


For More Information

For more information about Sandton City, visit, call them on 011 217 6000 or email [email protected].

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