Monthly Archive: December, 2012

Madiba still in hospital recovering

 Doctors are satisfied with the progress being made by former President Nelson Mandela, says the Presidency.  Madiba spent his 11th day in a Pretoria hospital on Tuesday. He has had an operation to… Continue reading

NSRI kept extremely busy with call-outs on long weekend in Durban and elsewhere

The NSRI were kept extremely busy in Durban, in the Western Cape and on the West Coast this long weekend with many call outs. This evening NSRI Durban dispatched NSRI rescue swimmers in… Continue reading

News Flash!! Mayor Koerat to meet with fire victims

PUBLIC MEETING IN ST FRANCIS BAY   Executive Mayor of the Kouga Council, Booi Koerat, will hold a public meeting for St Francis Bay property owners and residents who lost their homes in the… Continue reading

Emergency municipal, medical and rescue numbers over season

  The following are emergency and helpful numbers for residents and visitors in the St Francis area this holiday season: SAPS 042 200 1817/ 10111 Calibre Security 042 294 0038 G4s 042 294 1303 Smhart… Continue reading

Parko wins ASP World Surfing title

     Joel Parkinson, akaParko,  (AUS), 31, claimed his maiden ASP World Title on Saturday at the final stop of the 2012 ASP World Championship Tour (WCT) season, by winning the Billabong Pipe… Continue reading

December 2012 edition of St Francis Chronicle is now online

The latest edition of St Francis Chronicle – December 2012 – is now online. Please visit our sister site to read all the pages: http://www.safricavoyage.com/stfrancischronicle.html    

Multi-million rand mansion sold in St Francis Bay

One of St Francis Bay’s canal-fronting mansions has just made local real estate history as the second most expensive house ever to be sold in the picturesque village. Listed at R18.5-million, it was… Continue reading

Mini Building boom and good deeds after the fire

Building boom and positivity follows St Francis Bay fire – feature By: Bev Mortimer From out of the ruins green grass is starting to grow beneath the 75 burnt houses ravaged in the… Continue reading

SFB Residents’ Association Info update

From 18-21 February five St Francis Bay Sea Cadets will be outside the SuperSpar and at the 3-Way Stop Street in St Francis Drive and Lyme Road South. These young men will be… Continue reading