Daily Archive: July 13, 2012

Heavy downpours but so far no floods – at 8 pm

An icy cold set in today following snowfalls on mountain ranges to the north and south of St Francis. At least 20 mm of rain was recorded in parts of St Francis Bay… Continue reading

Icy Billabong final day sees surprises and upsets

Brazilian surfer Adriano De Souza is the winner of the Billabong Pro J-Bay 2012. Adriano defeated French surfer Joan Duru in small and difficult conditions in the final with a polished and dynamic… Continue reading

Brazilian De Souza wins the Billabong J-Bay crown

Adriano de Souza (Brzil) (pictured) kisses his trophy while being showered in champagne after winning the final of the Billabong Pro JBay at Supertubes, Jeffreys Bay, South Africa today. The current ASP World… Continue reading

Burst pipe in Lyme Road and other problems

Owing to the burst pipe in Lyme Rd North which required the use of the TLB we were not able to start excavating the ditch off Tarragona Rd yesterday.   However today a… Continue reading

Dale Staples goes through to Quarters in Billabong Pro!!

Dale Staples from St Francis Bay is now in the quarter finals of the Billabong Pro. Onlookers say “He rocked!!” Here are some photos , courtesy of  Dirk Tolken        

Fascinating talk on whales and marine creatures

The St Francis Kromme Trust held a fascinating and interesting talk on whales and other marine creatures earlier this week. The talk at the Heritage Centre was organised by Sam and Rob Bester of St Francis Bay.… Continue reading

NB Status of floods and bridge – continual news feed

St Francis Chronicle ‘Daily Online News’ and news agency in St Francis Bay will keep all readers – residents  and visitors – up to date regularly –  and up to every 20 minutes… Continue reading