Tag Archive: St Francis Links

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

Big, fun MTB at the Links on Sunday

Excitement is mounting for the annual exciting Mountain Bike race in St Francis Bay this Sunday month – one of the biggest events of this kind held annually in the Eastern Province. Already… Continue reading

Tarring of Sand River Bridge underway

The tarring and widening of the Sand River Bridge has started! (By Bev Mortimer) Improvements to this bridge mean the hordes of visitors and holiday makers to the coastal town of St Francis… Continue reading

The Ruins concert on 31 December!!

The Ruins, one of South Africa’s biggest New Year’s Eve music concerts will return to St Francis Bay on 31 December this year. Although they are keeping things under wraps at this stage,… Continue reading

Sand River Bridge to be tarred before end of November (updated 28 October 2011)

By Bev Mortimer: Tarring of the Sand River bridge will be done before the end of November this year. That is the word from Marius Keyser, chief engineer at the provincial Department of… Continue reading

Excitement hots up for next month’s MTB Challenge at the Links

Excitement is mounting for the annual exciting Mountain Bike race in St Francis Bay, next month – one of the biggest events of this kind held annually in the Eastern Province. Already many… 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

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

MTB Challenge at St Francis Links has been postponed

The St Francis Bay MTB Challenge that was due to be held at St Francis Links next month (September) has been postponed to 27 November owing to excessive rain in the area during the… Continue reading

Women treated like royalty at St Francis Links

  By Bev Mortimer   While many celebrated Women’s Day on Tuesday this week at home with their families, others participated in sports’ activities and some were literally treated like royalty. In lovely… Continue reading