Monthly Archive: August, 2011

Pothole repair project forging ahead

Plans to have the worst affected main roads repaired of potholes before visitors arrive at Christmas have been brought a step closer to fruition. With R60 000 already pledged from businesses and individuals to… Continue reading

MTB Challenge at St Francis Links has been postponed

The St Francis Bay MTB Challenge that was due to be held at St Francis Links next month (September) has been postponed to 27 November owing to excessive rain in the area during the… Continue reading

Swinging into the Calamari Classic 2011

  St Francis Bay Golf Club, its staff, caterers and caddies are gearing up for the club’s premier event, the 14th Calamari Classic which runs from 22—24 September this year.  A record number… Continue reading

Women treated like royalty at St Francis Links

  By Bev Mortimer   While many celebrated Women’s Day on Tuesday this week at home with their families, others participated in sports’ activities and some were literally treated like royalty. In lovely… Continue reading

St Francis Bay’s canal property owners have been saved thousands

 – St Francis Bay Riparian Association wins ruling that most canal properties don’t need an EIA before building or renovating A dispute between the St Francis Bay Riparian Owners Association and Kouga Municipality… Continue reading

Highlights of Women’s Day trail walk and run

More than 100 people participated in the Enid Pretorius Properties trail walk and run to Cape St Francis lighthouse and back. Some managed the full distance of 30 kms, others completed more than… Continue reading

Rhino hunting moratorium will result in fewer rhino numbers

Wildlife Ranching South Africa (WRSA) has asked the DA to reconsider its request for a moratorium on rhino hunting.   “A further moratorium (even temporary) on rhino hunting would immediately result in a decrease… Continue reading

Bakkie plunges into Struisbaai harbour

NSRI volunteers managed to get a driver out of his sinking bakkie and to safety after his vehicle crashed off the Pier into Struisbaai harbour yesterday. NSRI Agulhas volunteer duty crew and Emergency Services… Continue reading

St Francis Rotarians collect groceries for Sea Vista

Thanks to volunteer Rotarians and the generous St Francis community, five full trolley loads of foodstuffs were collected from outside Village SuperSpar yesterday. The groceries will be distributed to soup kitchens in Sea… Continue reading

Permission needed for any holiday events over season

Holiday entertainment on Council land Proposals for holiday entertainment on Kouga Council-owned land during December and January are invited from event organisers. Individuals and organisations, including churches, who wish to use Council land to… Continue reading