Monthly Archive: September, 2013

Rugby player dies after being pulled out to sea in current

 One Potchefstroom rugby player died after he an eight others were swept out to sea at East London yesterday, 13 September. The deceased man was already unconscious when he was rescued and brought… Continue reading

Family fishing fun at the Port Sept-October

FISHING AT THE HARBOUR IN SAT FRANCIS BAY ONLY ON  THE FOLLOWING SATURDAYS FOR SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER 2013  Saturday 21 September: 10:00 – 14:00 Port St Francis Catch-and-Release Fishing Competition. R20 per rod, bait… Continue reading

St Francis runners in parkrun again tomorrow

Join the St Francis runners tomorrow, Saturday 14 September.  The popular parkrun at St Francis Links will take place at 8 am tomorrow and not 7 am (as incorrectly stated elsewhere). All are… Continue reading

St Francis Bay NSRI rescue injured fisherman at sea.

St Francis Bay NSRI volunteer duty crew assisted in the rescue and evacuation of an injured fisherman 25 nautical miles offshore on the 58 meter trawler, RIGEL IV. The 30 year-old Cape Town… Continue reading

NSRI Mykonos battled to save beached whale today

NSRI Mykonos and some fishermen battled for around four hours trying to get a beached beak whale back into the deep sea today.  Five attempts were made to coax, push and encourage the… Continue reading

Two missing tourists found at Plett

Two missing tourists were found by a Skymed rescue helicopter at 8.10 this morning about 1.5 miles inthe Salt Rock part of the Nature’s Valley trail, off course of their intended route. Yolann… Continue reading

St Francis Bay flourishing through buildng and property sales

Nine months after the fires on the St Francis Bay canals on 11 November 2012, St Francis Bay is flourishing. There is still a steady building and property sales boom  in the town.… Continue reading