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St Francis United Church launches with thanksgiving

A dream held for more than a decade for a church for St Francis Bay to be established finally came true this evening when the St Francis United Church was officially opened with… Continue reading

Kouga muni advised to put internal controls in place

Auditor-General Terence Nobembe is optimistic that Kouga can achieve a clean audit before 2014 if the municipality focuses on beefing up its internal controls over the next three months. The Auditor-General (AG) and… Continue reading

Full moon fish night raises R5000 for NSRI

A highly successful fish night over Easter raised R5000 for NSRI St Francis Bay. The event organised by Jo Brown saw the local NSRI lads and gals in blue cooking fish for supper… Continue reading

New Discovery rescue runner launched in JBay

Discovery has again assisted Sea Rescue to make a meaningful difference on South African waters with the launch of another rescue runner in Jefferey’s Bay. The Discovery Rescue Runner launch provided an opportunity… Continue reading

SA Junior Surfers come 9th in Panama championships

The South African junior surfing team finished in ninth place out of the 31 nations that competed in the 2012 DAKINE ISA World Junior Surfing Championships. The championships, presented by Billabon, ended in… Continue reading

St Francis College Golf Day promises a lot of fun

The annual fun St Francis College Golf Day will be held at St Francis Golf Club on Friday, 25 May. Tee times are from 12pm for a great day on the course. “Ask… Continue reading

Shark attack at the Caves: All the official facts

Report and Review of Events at Kogel Bay ‘Caves’ After Great White Shark Attack A media release issued on 20 April by the City of Cape Town’s Communication Department :  As a result… Continue reading

Body boarder dies after shark attack at Gordon’s Bay – updated 11.30 pm

A 20 year-old man died after being attacked by a  4-5 metre White shark  at Gordon’s Bay today,  according to eye witnesses. The deceased man, David Lilienfeld, had his right leg completely bitten off… Continue reading

Preparations underway for R74 000 3-day surfing event in JBay this month

The three-day Jeffrey’s Bay Surf Challenge is set for 28-30 April at The Point, Jeffrey’s Bay. And a number of former World Tour professionals have confirmed their attendance. The event is sponsored by… Continue reading

Desree wins SuperSpar St Francis Bay Talent Show

By Bev Mortimer: Desree Swarts  last night won the St Francis Bay SuperSpar Talent Show, pipping several other talented performers to the post.. Desree, 38, was over the moon when her name was… Continue reading