Daily Archive: July 22, 2011

Hopes for high swells to restart Billabong tomorrow

Event organisers will reconvene tomorrow morning at 6:45am to assess conditions for a possible 7am start of the Billabong Pro at Supertubes, Jeffreys Bay . Surfline, official forecasters for the Billabong Pro Jeffreys… Continue reading

Sand River bridge safe – except in floods

The current temporary bridge of the Sand River is quite safe and will be fine if it rains. That is the word from Marius Keyser, district roads engineer, Department of Roads. “It should… Continue reading

News flash!! Water restrictions to be lifted from 1 August

Kouga residents will have water restrictions lifted from 1 August 2011 according to an official source from Kouga Municpality this afternoon. This follows an announcment by the Port Elizabeth Metro yesterday afternoon that water restrictions have been… Continue reading

Billabong Round 3 event still on standby

Twenty four top surfers are still in contention at the Billabong Pro at Supertubes, Jeffreys Bay, though they are all on standby, owing to dismal surfing conditions yet again. Since 8 am today… Continue reading

Billabong Round 3 still on hold…

The Billabong Pro Round 3 has been put on hold twice this morning since 8 am. The next call will be at 9.45 am..