Monthly Archive: December, 2012

JBay man loses his kayak in the surf, NSRI assists

NSRI Jeffreys Bay volunteers rallied to the call to help a 66 year-old  man today whose kayak hit a rock in the sea off Jeffreys Bay. Th man who is from Jeffreys Bay… Continue reading

Rubber duck with no passengers found at sea in Simons Town – photo

   A rubber duck boat has been found adrift off Cape Point  with no passengers on board early this morning , 22 December 2012. Photo: NSRI The NSRI is appealing to anyone who… Continue reading

Festive season exposure in St Francis Chronicle


– A Repost for visitors who have just arrived in St Francis December 16, 2012 EMERGENCY AND USEFUL NUMBERS The following are emergency and helpful numbers for residents and visitors in the St… Continue reading

Kouga Municipality Opening and Closing times during the festive season

News Flash!!  Kouga Municipality satellite office in St Francis Bay Opening and closing times during the festive season: Closed: From 12 pm on 21 December 24 December 25 December 26 December 31 December… Continue reading

Visitors and residents asked to report suspicious fishing activities

Residents and tourists in coastal areas are asked to help curb the exploitation of the country’s marine resources. In an appeal today the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF)  said the period… Continue reading

Madiba’s health and progress in hospital – update

 Former President Nelson Mandela (aka Madiba) is responding well to treatment and has steadily improved, says President Jacob Zuma in a statement today.  Madiba was admitted to a Pretoria hospital on 8 December… Continue reading

The Billabong Girls Out There in Cape St Francis – latest video

See the latest video release yesterday by Billabong of the Girls Out There in Cape St Francis:  (Released 17/12/12) All articles edited or written, all photos taken plus all adverts designed by the Editor and… Continue reading

NSRI St Francis, Hermanus and Yzerfontien street collections – photos

The volunteers at St Francis and Hermanus were out on the streets this weekend for their annual street collection, raising much needed funds for their bases. The St Francis crew were at the… Continue reading