Local Posts – Posts relevant to Greater St Francis Area

SA vs The World

South Africa vs the Rest of the World Bowls Fun and laughter was the order of the day at the St Francis Bay Bowling Club this last weekend when the South Africa versus the Rest of the World Competition took place. Bowlers from many parts of the world have settled in...

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Liquid Lines a winner producing winners

What an absolute winner Haydyn and Maria Holmes have given the community in Liquid Lines. Not only is it producing some really fine swimmers but also for what it offers the St Francis community at large. No matter one’s age, Liquid Lines has a programme for almost...

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Eco-Route Environmental Consultancy

The “Kromme Enviro-Trust” (St Francis Bay) is fortunate to have Dr Colleen Ebersohn address a group at 15:30 on Wednesday 5th April at the Heritage Centre. Entrance is R50 and the talk to be followed by wine and snacks Dr Colleen Ebersohn and her daughter Janet head...

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Eco-Route Environmental Consultancy

Invitation to a discussion on the environmental legislation Invitation to a discussion on the environmental legislation pertaining to properties in the greater st francis area. This discussion is aimed at informing relevant stakeholders and the general public of the...

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Let’s work together!

Let's work together and forget the pettiness. With the announcement in parliament that only nine percent of the 2017 / 18 budget will be spent on municipalities, possibly those opposed to the St Francis Property Owners SRA proposal should reconsider their NO votes and...

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More Questions and Answers on SRA

16 March – SRA Questions, Answers, Comments and Responses Question: Can the legitimacy of the voting process will be challenged and if challenged and how will those who are not members of the Residents Association be informed? Answer: People incorrectly see the voting...

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SRA not unlike Brexit

St Francis SRA not unlike Brexit Watching Sky News and the ongoing Brexit saga it is in a way rather similar to the ongoing SRA vote. As with those voting to exit the European Union so that Britain can have control over its future rather than leaving it in the hands...

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SFPO Vote for the SRA Levy

The St Francis Property Owners proposal to ‘Save St Francis’ was presented at our AGM on 22 December 2016. We have a choice: Do nothing and watch our property investments continue to devalue Pay the Municipality more in increased rates and watch 60% of it being...

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St Francis Property Owners News

St Francis Property Owners update We have included some comments from readers at the end of the press release We have had a busy month gathering the Consent forms to determine if the majority of St Francis Bay property owners support or oppose the SRA levy proposal....

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ANC walk out

ANC walk out of State of the Municipality address One, must give a little respect, one supposes, to the ANC councillors who decided to stage a walk out before proceeding got under way at the Opening of Council and State of the Municipality address by Executive Mayor...

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Sport and other news

SA vs The World

South Africa vs the Rest of the World Bowls Fun and laughter was the order of the day at the St Francis Bay Bowling Club this last weekend when the South Africa versus the Rest of the World Competition took place. Bowlers from many parts of the world have settled in...

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Liquid Lines a winner producing winners

What an absolute winner Haydyn and Maria Holmes have given the community in Liquid Lines. Not only is it producing some really fine swimmers but also for what it offers the St Francis community at large. No matter one’s age, Liquid Lines has a programme for almost...

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Billabong Junior Series presented by All Aboard Travel

Event:    Billabong Junior Series presented by All Aboard Travel Status: SAST 3A events for U16, U14, U12 and U10 Boys & Girls Venue: Pollock Beach, Port Elizabeth Dates: 25-26 March 2017 Max Elkington Continues Winning Streak in Billabong Junior Series Max...

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Twiggy Baker Big Wave Champ 2016/17

Grant “Twiggy” Baker Claim 2016/17 WSL Big Wave Tour Title Press Release WSL With the conclusion of the 2016/2017 World Surf League (WSL) Big Wave Tour (BWT) today, Grant “Twiggy” Baker (ZAF) and Paige Alms (HAW) have claimed the WSL BWT men’s and women’s titles....

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Joy Wicks Honoured

Joy Wicks honoured at St Francis Bay Bowling Club Joy Wicks, a long standing member of the St Francis Bay Bowling club, was made an Honorary Life Member of the Club on Wednesday, 22 February 2017. Current President Peter Talbot presented her with a certificate to the...

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Funds for Hospice

Food & Wine benefits Hospice One of the highlights of the St Francis Christmas calendar is the annual St Francis Food and Wine Festival hosted by St Francis Links. Last year's event was no exception with over 300 enthusiastic tasters  and buyers attending the...

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A Teddy Valentine

Teddy's for Disney Crèche Kids Two St Francis Bay business owners joined forces to bring a little love and joy to the children at the Balobi Disney Centre Crèche in Sea Vista on Valentine’s Day.  Well known Anne d’Aussy, owner of Bard’Au Beauty and Wellness in the...

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Drowning at The Cove

Man drowns at The Cove St Francis NSRI Duty Crew were alerted to a drowning in progress at the Cove on the St Francis Bay Canals on Saturday afternoon and immediately dispatched rescue swimmers to the scene. Two  private boats that were in the vicinity also assisted...

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Rotary donate Soccer Kit

Rotary Club of Poynton donate UK Football Kit to Local Team Saturday morning football practice was a day to remember for the boys and girls of the St Francis Galaxy football club. UK Rotarians, John and Anna Bissell representing the Rotary Club of Poynton and District...

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Municipal outreach

Municipal outreach to register households for service subsidies Households with a combined monthly income of R3000 or less have been invited to register for municipal service subsidies. Kouga Executive Mayor Elza van Lingen said the municipality would be holding an...

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