Monthly Archive: September, 2012

Hankey players dominate on 2nd day of Calamari Classic Golf – photo gallery

The second day of the Calamari Classic at the St Francis Bay Golf course was punctuated with wind and dampness, but the golfers drove on and the camaraderie and great spirit was still… Continue reading

Big tee-off to Calamari Golf 2012 – photo gallery

The 15th Calamari Classic Golf event in St Francis started off yesterday (21 September 2012) with great weather, high spirits and superb organisation, culminating in a packed clubhouse last night that saw  golfer,… Continue reading

Residents Association to meet with Provincial government

St Francis Bay Residents’ Association(SFBRA)  representatives will be having a meeting with provincial government officals next week to discuss the town’s bad infrastructure and the recent disasters caused by floods to have hit St Francis Bay. This meeting follows a… Continue reading

Electricity down in two St Francis areas

The electricity supply to two sections of St Francis Bay has been interrupted. Details below: 1) The electricity supply to the St Francis industrial area has been interrupted due to a cable fault.… Continue reading

Review the Revised DEIR for Thyspunt Transmission Lines

SiVEST, the consultants for the Thyspunt Transmission Lines, advise that following liaison with the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA), the Revised DEIR (Draft Environmental Impact Report) is being made available for public comment and… Continue reading

Kelly Slater takes Hurley Pro

  Kelly Slater (USA), 40, reigning 11-time ASP World Champion, claims 50th ASP WCT win at the Hurley Pro at Trestles. Kelly Slater (US), 40, reigning 11-time ASP World Champion has claimed the Hurley… Continue reading

Jordy’s defeat upsets fans

Meanwhile fans of Jordy Smith are extremely upset Jordy was defeated by Joel Parkinson in the Hurley Pro in California. Fans have vented their frustration on FB pages and on Twitter. They have… Continue reading

Jordy in Round 4 of Hurley Pro


Increase in business robberies and drunk drivers

Crimes like business robberies, stock theft, theft out of motor vehicles, drug-related crimes and driving under the influence of alcohol all increased over the past year. Business robberies increased by 7.5 %, stock… Continue reading

Draining the Santareme dam

Plans are being made to start the controlled draining of the large dune pool situated above Santareme.   This is according to the St Francis Bay Residents Association. The pipes, generously supplied by… Continue reading