Daily Archive: January 16, 2013

Entangled whale freed at Table Bay

Members of the Department of Environment Oceans and Coasts and the SA Whale Disentanglement Network (SAWDN) cut away rope from a whale, using specialised whale disentanglement cutting equipment at Table Bay today. Photo:… Continue reading

News Flash!! News Flash!! Cut off of water supply on the St Francis Bay canals

The Kouga Municipality is going to be upgrading and installing new fire hydrants in the canal area next week.  Below is the notice alerting residents that we’ll need to shut down the water… Continue reading

NSRI’s battle to save stricken Atlantis yacht pays off

NSRI Agulhas sea rescue duty crew battled through the early hours of this morning to save the Atlantis yacht. A dozen NSRI volunteers had to push the yacht out over the surf line… Continue reading

NSRI evacuates ill Polish captain from ship at sea

NSRI Hermanus volunteer sea rescue duty crew evacuated  a Polish ship captain 20 kms offshore of Hermanus on Monday this week.  The 59 year-old captain on the Liberian ship, Constel Papa, was suffering… Continue reading

Festive season anti-crime campaign highly successful – SAP Minister

The festive season anti-crime operations in South Africa were overwhelmingly successful.  This was revealed by the Minister of Police, E.N. Mthethwa, MP, reporting on the Operation Duty Calls National Festive Season Crime-Fighting campaign… Continue reading