Tag Archive: October 24-25 2011

Christmas holidays in South Africa

For my overseas friends particularly.. (By Bev Mortimer).  Dreaming of a white Christmas? Not in South Africa where many thoughts are only on sunny skies and beaches. The mass exodus from the inner cities… Continue reading

Two JBay surfers chosen for ISA World Junior Champs in Panama

Dylan Lightfoot and Emma Smith of Jeffreys Bay will represent South Africa in the  Quiksilver ISA World Junior Championships at  Playa Venao in Panama from 14-29 April 2012. Lightfoot earns his third cap while for… Continue reading

Santa’s elves to pick up presents tomorrow for delivery on the canals

Santa’s elves collect  presents from parents at the NSRI lecture room at the Port between 11 am- 5 pm tomorrow. The hard working elves, aka NSRI St Francis Bay volnteers, pass the presents… Continue reading

NSRI raises R68 560 in golf fundraiser

(By Bev Mortimer)  A whopping R68 560 was raised today in the annual NSRI St Francis Bay golf day, held at St Francis Links. There were 376 golfers taking part in this fun… Continue reading

NSRI volunteers drop golf clubs to rescue fisherman

Just after noon today NSRI St Francis Bay volunteer sea rescue duty crew were activated following a request for medical assistance from the chokka fishing boat, Lazarus, reporting a 50 year-old Port Elizabeth… Continue reading

Emergency numbers, St Francis Bay municipal numbers, St Francis Bay municipal after hours numbers

The following are emergency and helpful numbers for residents and visitors alike this holiday season: SAPS 042 200 1817/ 10111 Calibre Security 042 294 0038 G4s 042 294 1303 Smhart Security 0861 10… Continue reading

Be careful when navigating the Kromme River

Boaters warned to be cautious navigating the Kromme River. During September members of the Kromme Joint River Committee together with Coastal Care and two chainsaw men from Kouga Municipality started clearing up the… Continue reading

Spring tide on Christmas weekend – be careful around water

Tides will be extreme and the currents stronger than usual because of the spring tide this Christmas weekend. As people will be flocking to the beach the NSRI urges beach goers to be… Continue reading

NSRI’s annual car competition winners

The NSRI’s annual car competition winners have been announced. Trevor Wishart of Durban was drawn as the lucky winner of two Mitsubishi Pajeros in the Sea Rescue’s’ annual car competition. The ten finalists,… Continue reading