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St Francis Chronicle April edition is now out in shops and online

Read all about the latest news in Kouga – printed in the Easter (April 2012 ) edition. It is now out in the shops and is also online. Top on the list of… Continue reading

PE angler lost and found in Gamtoos bush

A Port Elizabeth angler became lost in the dunes and bush on the Port Elizabeth side of the Gamtoos River on  Good Friday night. NSRI Jeffreys Bay were able to find and rescue… Continue reading

Outrage over hoax calls to NSRI

Yesterday lunch time some youngsters with apparent access to boat radios called St Francis Bay NSRI out three times on hoax calls. Several St Francis residents have expressed outrage at the hoaxes especially… Continue reading

Stop Press!!! Penguins Release at Cape St Francis!!

Several Penguins at the Eastern Cape Penguin Rehabiltation Centre in Cape St Francis will be released tomorrow morning into the the Indian Ocean from off the rocks at Cape St Francis. They will… Continue reading

State of the Kouga Municipality speech – Kouga councillors dress up for red carpet event

Address by Kouga’s Executive Mayor at the official opening of Council (3/4/12): “Madam Speaker, This year marks the centenary celebrations of the ruling party, the African National Congress, the party of which I… Continue reading

Drilling for oil at Thyspunt?

Stop Press!! More drillers have been spotted in St Francis, this time in the vicinity of Oyster Bay and Thyspunt, the proposed site of the second South African nuclear power station. This follows… Continue reading

Angolan refugee on fishing boat dies

The body of a 36 year-old man, believed to be an Angolan refugee, was airlifted from a boat off St Francis Bay today by an SAAF helicopter. The man died before St Francis… Continue reading

Learn to paddle your own canoe…

Paddling for Beginners: Wed 28 March: 5.30pm @ Canal Harbour, Grand Comore. What all aspirant St Francis paddlers have been waiting for: a chance to have a go at paddling. St Francis Paddling… Continue reading

Forthcoming events: 27-31 March 2012

Wednesday 28 March: French Affair at Chez Patrick: Free glass of wine. Mains & Dessert R150 p/p Thursday 29 March: *   Golden Oldies day at Chez Patrick restuarant at the port. 10 % discount at… Continue reading