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NSRI Plett assists three tourists, one injured

A Dutch tourist suffering from a foot injury while hiking was evacuated by boat out of the Robberg Nature Reserve Wild Side by NSRI Plettenberg Bay earlier this evening, 9 October. His two… Continue reading

Fisherman patient evacuated at sea

A 50 year-old fisherman from Humansdorp suffering breathing difficulties was evacuated last night from the chokka fishing boat Sirocco, 17 nautical miles off-shore of the Kromme River, by NSRI St Francis Bay volunteer… Continue reading

World’s best surfers arrive in France

The world’s best surfers have arrived in the Southwest of France at  Hossegor/Seignossefor the next stop on the 2015 Samsung Galaxy WSL Championship Tour, the Quiksilver and Roxy Pro France, which holds a… Continue reading

Kouga’s Crystal and Kirsty are Junior Surfing Champs and Springboks

Edited by Bev Mortimer Two Kouga girl surfers, Crystal Hulett and Kirsty McGillivray are now junior surfing champions, having won their respective divisions in the Billabong SA Junior Championships today at Lower Point… Continue reading

Capetonian Christiaan Basson is the new Vodacom Origins of Golf Champion!

By Bev Mortimer Christiaan Basson, who started off as an amateur in the Pro-Am part of the Vodacom Sunshine Tour Origins of Golf, rose to first place in what was described as a… Continue reading

Pellsrus man stabbed in face and robbed

At 1.30 am yesterday morning , 1 October, a 52 year-old Pellsrus man was allegedly stabbed in the face and robbed  by three men who made off with electronic equipment, a laptop clothing… Continue reading

Complete slaughtered cow found in car boot

A complete cow carcass was found in the boot of a car in Despatch, Eastern Cape, on Wednesday this week, 30 September. Three alleged stock thieves, will appear in the Uitenhage Magistrate’s Court… Continue reading

Paradise Beach woman tied up and assaulted

A 69 year-old woman was assaulted and robbed in her Paradise Beach home, Jeffreys Bay, in the early hours of Wednesday morning this week, 30 September 2015. The woman was allegedly threatened with… Continue reading

St Francis Bay’s Crystal Hulett posts heat win at Billabong Junior

South Africa’s top young surfers demonstrated great talent on the opening day of Billabong SA Junior Champs at Lower Point, Jefffreys Bay. And St Francis Bay’s Crystal Hulett’s carving manoeuvres earned high points… Continue reading

9 fishermen die, three missing as ship sinks – updated

Breaking.. Nine fishermen died and three are missing in Cape Town after the fishing boat started to sink and the crew decided to abandon shop in heavy swells.. The incident happened yesterday evening… Continue reading