Billabong Pro J-Bay, 14 – 24 July 2011

With the world title race heating up, all eyes will be on J-Bay from the 14 – 24th of July for the fourth stop of the ASP World Tour and the biggest surf… Continue reading

Kouga’s new Mayoral Committee

Read St Francis Chronicle online

The latest edition (December 2011) is now online. It can be read in its entirety by visiting:

Eskom consultants under fire at nuclear meeting

Eskom consultants’, Acer, came under fire at the end of last month for ignoring the objections and feelings of residents through the building of a nuclear power station 10 kms away from St… Continue reading

Shaun beats bro Ryan at Supertubes

The Excel Pro Showdown, Supertubes, Jeffreys Bay, South Africa Shaun Payne (St Francis Bay, EC) defeated his brother and defending two times winner Ryan Payne to clinch the Xcel Pro Showdown at Supertubes,… Continue reading

Booi Koerat sworn in as Kouga’s mayor

Booi Koerat was sworn in as Kouga’s new mayor at an inauguration ceremony at the Humansdorp Country Club in front of a large crowd of ululating ANC supporters, fellow councillors and members of… Continue reading

Thyspunt Alliance hopes to stop Eskom’s plans

The Thyspunt Alliance that is against the siting of a nuclear power plant at  Thyspunt, just 12 kms from St Francis Bay, plans to do its best to stop this project at the… Continue reading

Booi Koerat expected to be Kouga’s new mayor

By: Bev Mortimer The new mayor of Kouga is likely to be Booi Koerat, a previous Kouga mayor and the ANC’s current mayoral candidate. While the ANC has the majority, the DA  opposition party has… Continue reading

Controversy over concrete plans for St Francis airpark

Plans to pave the St Francis Field airpark in St Francis Bay with concrete have come under fire by some home owners. The home owners appear to be divided on the issue. Despite… Continue reading

SA Surf Team wins 2nd place in Peru

The South African junior surfing team claimed an unprecedented four medals at the Quiksilver ISA World Junior Surfing Championships which was completed in wild two to three metre waves at Punta Hermosa in… Continue reading