Daily Archive: August 19, 2013

Another cargo ship in distress, 23 crew airlifted at Richards Bay – photos

A coal cargo ship ran into difficulties at the Richards Bay port today, 19 August, and its 23 crew members were airlifted to safety by helicopter with assistance from the NSRI duty crew. … Continue reading

St Francis Chronicle August edition is now online

All the pages of St Francis Chronicle August 2013 edition are now online to read. Here is the link:   http://www.safricavoyage.com/stfrancischronicle.html

Australian Adrian Buchan wins Billabong Pro Tahiti

Adrian Buchan (AUS) won the 2013 Billabong Pro Tahiti that culminated yesterday, 18 August 2013.. The Australian, aged 30, was on a tear during the final day of competition, posting excellent scores through… Continue reading