Good news Capetonians: you are getting an authorised DJI retail store in April.

The Drone Deals Authorised Retail Store (that’s a mouthful) will open on Saturday 7th April at 130 Strand Street, De Waterkant.

The grand opening event next weekend will give buyers some hands-on time with the DJI Mavic Air, Tello and Spark drones in the store’s flight cage. You can also get a hands on with the Osmo series of camera gimbals.

Why are we telling you this? Because if you’re one of the first people through the door you could get yourself some free stuff.

The first 200 people there will receive an entry to win a DJI Spark Fly More Combo to the value of R11 499.

If you’re an early bird and are one of the first 30 people in store you will receive a free gift. No word on what that gift is, but you will also be eligible to enter raffles being held throughout the day.

No matter what time you head to Drone Deals the store is offering a 10 percent discount on all DJI products throughout the day.

Doors open at 10AM on the 7th of April so get there early if you want to stand a chance of winning some cool swag.


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