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Win a road trip for you and 4 friends to the MTN Bushfire Festival with Getaway and Ford!
MTN Bushfire is turning ten and we are celebrating with an incredible road trip for you and four friends to the MTN Bushfire Festival worth R30,000.00! As part our birthday celebrations MTN Bushfire has partnered with Getaway as an official media partner to create an MTN Bushfire experience like no other.
Lauded by CNN as one of the “7 African music festivals you really have to see”, and most recently named as BBC’s Top African Festival, MTN Bushfire is Swaziland’s internationally acclaimed music & arts festival that celebrates creative expression whilst promoting social responsibility, stimulating the economy and drawing talent and tourists from across Africa and around the world.
MTN Bushfire in conjunction with Getaway magazine and the Ford Everest are offering a luck Joburg based winner this amazing road trip, (sorry guys, this road trip leaves from Joburg only this time. You can still win if you’re elsewhere in the country, but you’ll need to make your own way to Johannesburg to pick up and drop off the vehicle).
You’ll get five tickets to the festival, where you’ll stay in luxury tents at the Gypsy Outpost Campsite. It’s a glamping site, where luxury tents are already set up, so all you need to bring is your clothes and high spirits to enjoy one of Africa’s best festivals! 
MTN Bushfire 2016, May  27th- 29th, is the culmination of ten incredible years of passion, dedication and commitment to the music, arts, and culture of Southern Africa and beyond.
This year’s stellar line-up includes Ghana’s sizzling-hot artist Blitz the Ambassador, Mali’s Songhoy Blues, South African super-groups Mafikizolo and Beatenburg as well as multi-award winning rapper AKA, Zimbabwe’s legendary Oliver Mtukudzi, and Swaziland’s own Bholoja.
The Ride
For your road trip to MTN Bushfire you’ll travel in luxury in the brand-new Ford Everest, a spacious, comfortable drive that handles tough roads with ease. It has amazing features such as noise cancellation, intuitive technology such as quick hands-free call, and fantastic performance and power on the road. 
The Prize 
The prize includes five Golden Lounge tickets which allow access to all areas of the festival, including the VIP tent. You’ll also receive:
A Ford Everest for five full days, from Johannesburg only.
One full tank of petrol, plus R4000 for fuel.
Three tents in the luxury Gypsy Outpost Campsite.
How to enter
SMS the keyword ‘Bushfire’, followed by your name, surname, email address and region to 32697 and answer the following question:
Name one band performing at this year’s MTN Bushfire Festival.
Competition closes at midnight on 30 April 2016 and the winner will be drawn on 2 May 2016. The prize is non-transferable and may not be exchanged for cash. The winner must be 25 years or older, have a valid SA drivers licence for more than two years, and will be the only dedicated driver. This competition is open to SA residents only. Getaway’s usual terms and conditions apply.
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