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

45 year-old man dies from heart attack on chokka boat

NSRI St Francis Bay assisted in retrieving the body of man who died of a heart attack on board a chokka boat off-shore of Oyster Bay, St Francis, this morning. Marc May, NSRI… Continue reading

Sharks seen at three St Francis beaches today – update

A shark was spotted at Hulett’s beach, St Francis Bay, this morning and at Cape St Francis  beach. A shark was also spotted at 5.10 pm today at Anne Avenue. Kouga law enforcement… Continue reading

No mercy for unauthorised expenditure – MEC

The Eastern Cape Local Government and Traditional Affairs will have no mercy for any financial irregularities. This warning was stressed this afternoon in a press release issued by MEC, Mlibo Qoboshiyane. The release that urges… Continue reading

Cape Town man drowns in Cape St Francis today

A 50 year-old man from Cape Town drowned  about 100m offshore of the Cape St Francis Lighthouse today. The man on holiday in St Francis Bay with his family, had been snorkelling (free diving… Continue reading

Sarah Baum takes home the silver for SA

Sarah Baum claimed the silver medal in the Women’s division as Team South Africa finished sixth on the final day of the historic ISA China Cup on Hainan Island in China earlier today.… Continue reading

South African surfer, Sarah Baum, in ISA China Cup finals

Sarah Baum is the only SA Team surfer who will compete in the final day ISA China Cup Baum from AthlonePark, KZN, made full use of the long left-breaking one metre waves at… Continue reading

22 die in water related incidents so far this year

A total of 22 deaths from water related accidents and drowning accidents around the South African coast have been recorded since the beginning of 2012. In the light of this the NSRI rges… Continue reading

Shock as all SA men eliminated from ISA China Cup

All four of the South African Team of male surfers crashed out of the inaugural ISA China Cup in a disastrous opening day at Riyue Bay on Hainan Island in China today. Hopes… Continue reading

January 2012 edition of St Francis Chronicle is now online

Happy New Year again to all our readers!! Next year will be our 10th year in existence!! We started this popular monthly print edition in late January 2003. Last year we started this… Continue reading

Surfing Team South Africa set for ISA China Cup tomorrow

The  ISA China Cup gets underway at Wanning on Hainan Island in China tomorrow. Team South Africa will field a strong line-up against four man and two women squads from the ISA’s top eight… Continue reading