Monthly Archive: April, 2014

Body of elderly lady washed up on Kromme River bank

Updated 3.30 pm, 30 April 2014 A St Francis Bay resident had a grisly find this morning when he came across the body of an elderly lady. The lady was in her late… Continue reading

Four shacks burn, 4 homeless in Sea Vista

Four shacks caught fire early this morning soon after 5 am at Sea Vista township, 30 April 2014. There were no injuries and four people had their homes and possessions destroyed. The fire… Continue reading

Con men targeting SFB businesses

By Bev Mortimer Businesses and residents are warned to be alert as two con men and thieves are currently targeting St Francis Bay businesses and shops. The pair have hit two businesses already… Continue reading

St Francis Nautical Festival Programme 28 April – 3 May

Programme for Nautical Festival from 28 April – 3 May 2014 Monday 28 April SA Longboard Championships starts at Seals in Cape St Francis – finish on 3 May.  Surf Movie Night at… Continue reading

Marlin impales two fishermen on boat off Durban

A marlin that  jumped into a boat while being fished impaled two fishermen as it crashed over the boat.  The incident lasted only seconds before the marlin disappeared back into the water over… Continue reading

Four more surfers for Super Trial at JBay Winterfest

Four more  surfers  have been invited to participate in the JBU Super Trial presented by RVCA, They are Sean Holmes, Warren Dean, Dylan Lightfoot and Slade Prestwich. The JBU Super Trial has a… Continue reading

Programme Highlights for Nautical festival

Read all about the Nautical festival in St Francis from tomorrow

By Bev Mortimer Excitement is starting to gear up for the first-ever Nautical Capital Festival hosted by St Francis Tourism in St Francis Bay. From  tomorrow, 26 Apriln until 3 May the lamp… Continue reading

NSRI’s spectacular sea rescue demos at Nautical Fest

By Bev Mortimer A fire at sea, water bombs by helicopter and daring rescues of people from the icy sea by NSRI St Francis Bay crew will form part of the one of… Continue reading

Brenton Williams aims to be 1st recorded CSF-St Francis Bay swimmer

  Butterfly swimmer Brenton Williams will attempt an unprecedented 8km rounding of Cape St Francis in the Eastern Cape tomorrow morning,  26 April, with local swimmer with local swimmer Kendal Wright. The swimming… Continue reading