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No quick fix for the Sand River bridge

There is no quick fix for the Sand River Bridge as the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) process is going to take a long time. This was revealed this morning by Marius Keyser, senor… Continue reading

Reaction to TV programme on nuclear at Thyspunt

By Bev Mortimer All sections of the St Francis community that is divided on the issue of a nuclear power staion being built at Thyspunt lauded the airing of a Thyspunt documentary on… Continue reading

Bok supporters in St Francis Bay

St Francis Chronicle’s roving photographer captured these photos taken this weekend , showing St Francis Bay ‘s rugby supporters  before and during the World Cup Rugby match between the Springboks and Wales.    … Continue reading

Critically ill patient evacuated off fishing boat:

 NSRI St Francis Bay volunteer duty crew evacuated a critically ill patient suffering from seizures on a chokka fishing boat off Aasvogels, south of Oyster Bay today. An NSRI paramedic initiated emergency medical… Continue reading

Gale Force Winds, Rough Seas and Big Sea Swells

 NSRI urges sea users to exercise caution as rough seas, gale force winds and big sea swells prevail around the coast from today and lasting until after the weekend. A new Moon Spring Tide… Continue reading

Charity Bridge goes electronic

A successful charity bridge competition was hosted by the St Francis Bay Bridge Club last month with 72 participants from Plettenberg Bay, Knysna, Port Elizabeth and Jeffreys Bay as well as .locals. The St… Continue reading

Chimpie celebrates 75 years

Well known Kouga Councillor, Chimpie Cawood  celebrated his 75th birthday together with his wife Hester, family and friends at a splendid party hosted and organised by his son and daughter-in-law Pieter and Mynie… Continue reading

Dredging of the St Francis Bay canals – update

 After using third party contractors to carry out the dredging of the canals the Riparian Homeowners Association (RHOA) decided to construct its own dredger unique  to the St Francis Bay canals system.  Third Party… Continue reading

Travis and Jordy win Round 1 heats in Tahiti

 South African surfers Travis Logie and Jordy Smith won their respective Round 1 heats in the Billabong Pro Tahiti.. Surfiing in epic 1.5 to 2 metre waves at Teahupoo on Saturday they moved… Continue reading

Springboks and bulls golfing at the Links

Some  Springboks were spotted playing golf at St Francis Links yesterday. The foursome, who are also Blue Bull team players, came to St Francis Bay to enjoy some golf and unwind before their epic… Continue reading