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The race for the World Masters Surfing trophy has started

The youngest of the group in the El Salvador ISA World Masters Surfing Championships (+35) were the first to hit the surf in the first Round yesterday. Team South Africa got off to… Continue reading

Patience called for during detours and pothole repairs

An appeal has been made for motorists to be patient and co-operative while potholes are being repaired. Certain sections of St Francis Drive are being closed resulting in detours. This week the slurring… Continue reading

Notice of Public Meeting: Kouga Municipality annual report (2009/10) to be scrutinised

Kouga Municipality (EC108)    Notice Number:  88/2011 Notice Of Public Oversight Committee Meeting On The 2009/10 Annual Report : Notice is hereby given that a Public Oversight Committee Meeting on the 2009/10 Draft Annual Report… Continue reading

‘State of Emergency’ delays start of World Masters Surfing

Torrential rains over the past week caused El Salvador’s president to declare ‘a state of emergency’ and delay the ISA World Masters Surfing Championships. The event will now begin tomorrow. Today 124 competitors… Continue reading

SA Team ready to take on the world at Masters Surfing event

The South African Masters surfing team will defend three World titles at the ISA World Masters Surfing Championships which starts in San Salvador tomorrow. The team, with legendary coach Graham Hynes of St… Continue reading

Fun-filled Quadrathlon on the canals

The 4th annual Quadrathlon for St Francis Bay will take off on 5 November at the small boat harbour on the St Francis canals. Participants in the SuperSpar Pam Golding Quadrathlon include professionals, the not-so-fit, adults… Continue reading

Sprucing up St Francis Bay before season

Finance is available for tarring of the Sand River Bridge by the Provincial Roads Department later this month. This and other sprucing up, repairing and cleaning of St Francis Bay projects before season… Continue reading

Good Samaritans rescue shark victim and seal keeps shark at bay

Two brave Fish Hoek residents with no hesitation for their own safety kicked off their shoes, ran into the sea, then waded through the surf to reach the great white shark victim yesterday… Continue reading

Clovelly shark attack: man’s leg bitten off by great white

Photos added… (Update 29/9/11) A 42 year-old swimmer had his right leg bitten off and his left foot badly damaged in a white shark attack at Clovelly Corner today. The man is in a… Continue reading