Local Posts – Posts relevant to Greater St Francis Area

Rock Royalty

Rock Royalty to perform in Cape St Francis! Rock Lily has signed up Rock Royalty to perform on Friday 5th May. Duncan Faure, formerly of RABBITT, the four-piece South African pop rock phenomenon that captured the imagination of a generation, went platinum and...

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NSRI Open Day

NSRI Open Day and you are invited This year the National Sea Rescue Institute celebrates 50 years of saving lives at sea. Each Station around the coast will have its own celebration and we at Station 21 – St. Francis Bay have combined our Open Day and 50th...

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Beautiful Brunsvigia gregaria

Protect and save the beautiful Brunsvigia gregaria currently flowering in St Francis Plants that beautify the Kouga area - Yvonne Craig It is that time of the year again when one of the special plants of the Kouga area has raised its beautiful pink inflorescence above...

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Open Water Swimming

St Francis Open Water Swimming Club celebrates one year anniversary Why anyone would start a swimming club at the onset of winter, especially to swim in cold open water rather than warmly heated swimming pool is beyond most people’s sensibility for surely this puts...

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Thyspunt Proposal Flawed

Hilton Thorpe comments on Thyspunt Work Groups Following yesterdy's post on the Thyspunt Work Groups to be established to help prepare the Kouga municipal area for the construction of a nuclear plant at Thyspunt, local anti-Thyspunt activist activist Hilton Thorpe...

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Yvonne Bosman

Yvonne Bosman Honoured by Eastern Cape Birding At a meeting of Bird Life Eastern Cape, held in Port Elizabeth on 11 April, 2017, Yvonne Bosman (formerly Craig) was awarded the “Tony Dechandt” Award for her outstanding contribution to birding in the Eastern Cape over...

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Thyspunt work groups

Thyspunt work groups to be established Seven work groups will be established to help prepare the Kouga municipal area for the construction of a nuclear plant at Thyspunt should the national power project receive the green light. Kouga Executive Mayor Elza van Lingen...

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Reducing crime in St Francis

NW reducing crime in St Francis Bay Visitors and locals alike may not know that St Francis is under the threat of regular home invasions, sometimes with even the threat of, or actual, violence being  committed. St Francis is also a target of opportunistic crime...

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St Francis Future

St Francis Future on the shelves and on line The St Francis Property Owners publication St Francis Future that hit the shelves late on Thursday addresses many of the questions and misconceptions surrounding the proposed SRA. The 12 page printed publication covers most...

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Great Easter Weekend

Great Easter weekend in St Francis The weather certainly didn’t do our many visitors any favours although Sunday afternoon cleared to present those who have never visited our tiny hamlet with just an inkling of how wonderful it can be. Monday dawned and some must have...

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Sport and other news

NSRI Open Day

NSRI Open Day and you are invited This year the National Sea Rescue Institute celebrates 50 years of saving lives at sea. Each Station around the coast will have its own celebration and we at Station 21 – St. Francis Bay have combined our Open Day and 50th...

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Open Water Swimming

St Francis Open Water Swimming Club celebrates one year anniversary Why anyone would start a swimming club at the onset of winter, especially to swim in cold open water rather than warmly heated swimming pool is beyond most people’s sensibility for surely this puts...

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Thyspunt Proposal Flawed

Hilton Thorpe comments on Thyspunt Work Groups Following yesterdy's post on the Thyspunt Work Groups to be established to help prepare the Kouga municipal area for the construction of a nuclear plant at Thyspunt, local anti-Thyspunt activist activist Hilton Thorpe...

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Expedition Africa 2017

The countdown to Expedition Africa 2017 has officially begun The countdown to Expedition Africa 2017 has officially begun, as teams of two and four prepare for the 500km expedition through the Eastern Cape's notorious  Adventure Province.  Cape St Francis Resort have...

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Annual Rotary Makro Golf Event

Annual Rotary Makro Golf Event in St Francis Just Around the Corner The annual Rotary Makro golf competition in St Francis Bay is to be played at the ever-popular St Francis Bay Golf Club on 29th April 2017. The title sponsorship has once again been claimed by retail...

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Power outage in CSF

Power outage in Cape St Francis It really would be interesting to get to the bottom of why Cape St Francis so often suddenly goes dark on a Sunday evenings. A couple of weeks back it was the whole of St Francis when wind blew something onto the power lines but there...

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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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