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Injured man trapped in a PE cargo hold freed by NSRI, Fire & Rescue

  An injured and trapped man at the bottom of a cargo hold was rescued yesterday by NSRI Port Elizabeth voluntary duty crew who set up a technical rescue rope system to reach… Continue reading

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Salute the King of the Kromme

Luke Mcnish is  King of the Kromme 2014!     He is seen here with his floating trophy  for coming first in the Pam Golding King of the Kromme race. He also received   a Carbonology… Continue reading

Crystal Hulett to take on SA’s best surfers at JBay

St Francis Bay surfer Crystal Hulett is set to take on SA’s best at the RVCA Junior Challenge in Jeffreys Bay in early May. The second edition of the RVCA Junior Surfing Challenge will… Continue reading

Easter Eggs galore at St Francis Links Golf Estate – slideshow

 By Bev Mortimer “Absolutely awesome!” was the overall verdict of this morning’s  Easter egg hunt at St Francis Links!! The joy on kids faces and on those of their proud parents, plus the… Continue reading

Sea rescues by NSRI in Western Cape today

NSRI News release: Rescue roundups by NSRI National: SEA RESCUE – Western Cape – Friday, 18 April, 2014. NSRI assist at motorbike accident, Melkbosstrand. Boats capsize, Kommetjie. Boat assisted, Struisbaai. Beached dolphin dies,… Continue reading

Dionysus… bringing traditional Greek cuisine to St Francis

    By Bev Mortimer Stepping into the new restaurant in St Francis Bay you might be forgiven for believing you are in Greece and not in sunny South Africa. The blue chequered… Continue reading

All about St Francis’ Nautical Fesitval!! 4-page supplement

Read all about the Nauitcal festival!! Here is a 4-page supplement filled with all the news of  St Francis’ Nautical Fetival, hosted by St Francis Tourism, from 26 April – 3 May  2014:… Continue reading

Legendary Springbok rugby players in Cape St Francis

Former and legendary Springboks will be swapping their boots for board again during the SA Longboard Championships from 27 April – 4th May, Seal Point, Cape St Francis on 27 April.    … Continue reading

Forthcoming Events in St Francis during Easter holidays and Nautical Festival 2014

  Fothcoming Events during Easter holdiays and Nautical Festival . Some of these are preliminary and are subject to change. Plus more events could well be added at the last moment. Additional Highlights… Continue reading

JBU Super Trial – a forerunner to ASP World Champs in JBay

A JBU Super Trial presented by RVCA  is set to take place prior to the J-Bay Open ASP World Championship Tour contest in Jeffreys Bay this winter. The JBU Super Trial  will occur… Continue reading