Tag Archive: social events and sports events in St Francis Bay

Temporary Sand River Bridge still holding

Though looking worn the Sand River bridge is still holding after this week’s soaking rains. The bridge is on the only access road to St Francis Bay in the Eastern Cape of South… Continue reading

Kouga Municipality is not being ‘taken over’

Contrary to a rumour and a report published elsewhere Kouga Municpality is not being ‘taken over’. Instead, St Francis Chronicle has established, a delegation from national and provincial government met with Kouga Municipality for the MISA (Municipal Infrastructure… Continue reading

Supertubes is 2nd best surf spot in the world – CNN

Supertubes in Jeffrey’s Bay is No 2 on the list of CNN Go’s top 50 best surf spots in the world. Here are the Top 10: Pipeline, Hawaii Supertubes, Jeffrey’s Bay Uluwata and Kuta,… Continue reading

St Francis swimmers in global swimarathon

Be part of a Guiness World Record attempt and raise money to help eradicate Polio!  St Francis swimmers are invited to participate in the Rotary Global Swimarathon. The aim is to get as… Continue reading

Stock, volunteers and recyclable material needed

St Francis Bay Rotary Club urgently needs stock, volunteers and recyclable material for its Rotary Recycle Swap Shop in Sea Vista. Sea Vista children will benefit from this recycling project. They are being… Continue reading

Last chance for Addo 50 Mile Trail Run

Only Days Left to Enter Addo 50 Mile Trail Run There are only a few days left to enter the Addo 50mile and 25mile trail runs which are set to take place in… Continue reading

Highest surf score in Oz event goes to Sarah Baum

Sarah Baum was the standout on Day 2 of the Billabong ASP World Junior Surfing Championships at Burleigh Heads,Australia, by posting the highest of the entire event thus far.   This South African… Continue reading

Beyrick de Vries in Round 3 of Billabong World Junior Surf Champs

Beyrick De Vries (Umhlanga) did South African proud today at the Billabong World Junior Surfing Championships on Australia’s Gold Coast by winning his opening heat. De Vries then advanced directly to Round 3 of… Continue reading

Man goes missing at Main Beach today, presumed drowned

A 20 year-old man from Patensie went missing in the surf at Main Beach,, St Francis Bay, this morning. It is believed he may have drowned. According to Marc May, station commander of… Continue reading

Pothole repairs update in St Francis

In spite  of the hot weather the Municipal pothole team, supervised by Nigel Aitken of the St Francis Bay Residents Association, made excellent progress this week. Aitken reports that the  repair work to… Continue reading