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Uncle Jumbo’s Christmas party in St Francis Bay

A not to be missed children’s Christmas event this year is Uncle Jumbo’s Safari Party that will be take place on 3 December 2011. The Safari themed party to be held at St… Continue reading

St Francis Bay’s Forthcoming attractions: Social and Sports

Here is a an exciting line up of fun events planned so far for St Francis Bay and Cape St Francis over the festive season. Note: Latest change: Event on 28 December: Fun… Continue reading

Shark attacks rare in St Francis Bay

According to research and statistics kept, shark attacks in St Francis have been rare during the area’s short 57 year-old history, but they have occurred. The most recent attack was in 2006 when… Continue reading

Patience called for while the Sand River Bridge is improved

Some motorists are impatient during current improvements to the Sand River Bridge. This was indicated in a message from the provincial chief road engineer, Marius Keyser, to St Francis Chronicle today. “The impatience… Continue reading

Warning!!! Gale force winds and rough seas tomorrow

According to the NSRI tomorrow (Friday, 18 November 2011) 35  knott winds are predicted which can bring rough seas and giant swells.. Avoid going out to sea. The sea will be a dangerous… Continue reading

Forthcoming Events: College school concerts

The St Francis College Nursery School Concert will take  place on Friday, 18 November at 10 am at the Bowling Club hall next to the municipal offices. The College Concert will be taking place on… Continue reading

Monthly Smile: How to spend 200 cents in St Francis Bay

By Bev Mortimer: When I was little and we went to the big shops in Eloff Street, my granny always used to say:  “We are going to spend a penny!”  And a penny… Continue reading

Cob Creek MTB through the wine lands

Cob Creek Wine Estate will hold its first Cob Creek Adventure Race on 17 December 2011 just outside Jeffreys Bay in the Eastern Cape. So, if you have a mountain bike, some running… Continue reading

Coastal Road Tour – free lecture at the port

Your Future and Our Coasts and Oceans, a free public lecture, will be presented in St Francis Bay on Monday next week. The talk will be given by Dr AJ Ribbink, founder of… Continue reading

Update on potholes and beach repairs

Nigel Aitken, who is heading up a roads and infrastructure portfolio for St Francis Bay Residents’ Association, is back from leave. Here is his report on the current status of the potholes and… Continue reading