Monthly Archive: January, 2012

Assisi Drive homes narrowly miss being razed by a bush fire (updated 8 pm 5 January)

(By Bev Mortimer) Houses in upper Assisi Drive narrowly missed being razed to the ground after a big fire occurred in the bushes behind the houses this afternoon . A fierce wind egged the fire on… Continue reading

Surfer dislocates shoulder at Super Tubes

NSRI Jeffreys Bay volunteer crew raced to Super Tubes this morning to assist an injured  surfer. According to the official NSRI report, at 11.28 am today NSRI Jeffreys Bay volunteer sea rescue duty… Continue reading

Blind Husky dog rescued by NSRI on New Year’s Day

A blind husky dog perilously perched on a cliff ledge was rescued by a Simonstown NSRI volunteer team yesterday. The dog, Maddox, was found 30 meters up a mountain. It had apparently negotiated… Continue reading

Man dies at Jeffreys Bay beach, yacht rescued off Port St Francis

Jeffreys Bay… A 29 year old East London man died on the Kabeljous Beach, Jeffreys Bay, yesterday after experiencing an epileptic fit when he was hit by a tennis ball. Rieghard Janse van Rensburg, NSRI Jeffreys… Continue reading