Plett fishermen’s lucky escape after being marooned at high tide

Three Plettenberg Bay fishermen had a narrow escape after they became marooned at their fishing spot yesterday. The three men had been fishing since 4.30 in the evening of 16 June when the rocks they were on became surrounded by an extremely high Spring tide. The fishermen had been fishing at Keurbooms Beach near the…

Illegal occupants of District Six houses to be evicted

  A group of people who claimed to be the original land claimants of the District Six land who forcefully and illegally moved into 15 houses on Saturday, 16 June, were given a court order to leave the premises before 10 am today, or face eveiction.  The Western Cape High Court on Monday granted the Department…

Jeffreys Bay Street Carnival on 17 June

Tomorrow, 17 June, the Dorp van Drome organisation is holding a big Street Carnival in Jeffreys Bay, involving a procession and a Flash Mob among other festivities.   The Jeffreys Bay ‘Dorp van Drome’  is a civic organisation without a political agenda that strives to beautify Jeffrey’s Bay through projects. Its mission is to make…