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Locals to surf in JBU Supertrial

2015-05-21 06:00

EIGHT hopeful local surfers is set to compete in the prestigious JBU Supertrial in a bid to win the wildcard slot into the WSL JBay Open of Surfing - the anchor event of the JBay Winterfest. These...

Kwêla-span kuier op Jeffreys

2015-05-21 06:00

MET die TV-program Kwêla se onlangse besoek aan Jeffreysbaai was dit duidelik dat die 10 minute wat kykers binnekort op die kassie gaan sien, ure se harde werk verg. Twee dae se harde werk. Nie net...

It’s time to pay your Tekkie Tax

2015-05-21 06:00

IT’S that time of the year again when you can kick off your high heels, school shoes or boots and swap them for your comfy pair of tekkies - all for a good cause. Friday, May 29, is Tekkie Tax...

Kwêla kuier op Jeffreys

2015-05-21 06:00

MET die TV-program Kwêla se onlangse besoek aan Jeffreysbaai was dit duidelik dat die 10 minute wat kykers binnekort op die kassie gaan sien, ure se harde werk verg. Twee dae se harde werk. Nie net...

Baywest brings many firsts for city and Eastern Cape

2015-05-21 06:00

CONSUMERS in the Eastern Cape can look forward to many firsts with the opening of Baywest. Movie enthusiasts will be thrilled about Ster Kinekor opening its first Imax theatre in the region, with the...

Die Baviaanskloof se ‘annerBybel’

2015-05-21 06:00

DAAR is ’n mooi wat homself net nie laat afneem of opneem nie. Jy kan dit net onthou. Dit is die diep klowe waarin oeroue natuurgeheimenisse vir ewig sal skuil, Enon- konglomeraat wat saam met die...

Thousands of kites to colour the sky

2015-05-21 06:00

THE JBay Winterfest is where it all goes down this July. Thousands of people descend upon the surfing mecca to celebrate music, sports and the good life. The previous festival in 2014 saw 45?000...

Hankey facing grave problem

2015-05-14 06:00

IT is hard enough to land prime real estate in Hankey during one’s lifetime, but soon it will be even harder to find it for the deceased. Hankey residents are facing a shortage of space for them to...

Skietkompetisie in Langkloof

2015-05-14 06:00

GEWEEREIENAARS kan op 23 Mei hul gewere en skietvernuf kom beproef tydens die Langkoof Skietklub Groeperingkompetisie by die Langkloof Skietbaan in Joubertina. Deelnenemers sal oor ’n afstand van 100m...

Jeffreys: Dorp van die Jaar?

2015-05-08 10:21

DIE ondersteuners van Jeffreysbaai het hul stem dik gemaak, of eerder uitgebring, en Jeffreysbaai is sopas aangewys as die Oos-Kaapse finalis in Kwêla se Dorp van die Jaar kompetisie vir 2015. Die...

Rotary Recycle Swap Shop opens its doors

2015-05-08 10:22

THE new Rotary Recycle Swap Shop at God’s Acre in Tarragona Road, Sea Vista was officially opened on May 4 by ward councillor Ben Rheeder. The Shop received a blessing from Honorary Rotarian Pastor...

Amica produces outstanding results at SA Champs

2015-05-08 10:21

Woodridge College pupil Amica de Jager has made quite a splash in swimming circles of late. She returned recently from the South African Swimming Champs in Durban where she performed superbly,...

Williams one of top 50 swimmers in the world

2015-05-08 10:21

HE is just as comfortably dressed in a suite and tie as when suited up with the most basic covering and goggles. Local swimmer and DA councillor Brenton Williams has been named one of the top 50...


Enter now for JBay Mountain Bike Open

2015-05-21 06:00

A purpose-built single track, gravel roads, spectacular views and fast farm roads – all a mountain-biker could wish for, really. The third edition of the Jeffreys Bay Mountain Bike Open will go down...

Get a Vita-C booster this winter

2015-05-21 06:00

THE sun is making its way underneath the autumn clouds and winter is around the corner .?.?. and our immune system is crying out for a boost. A boost of Vitamin C that is. Apart from playing an...

Noodoperasie glo op renoster ná stroping

2015-05-21 06:00

GROOT geheimhouding blyk te heers rondom die vierde gestroopte renoster van die Lombardini-natuurreservaat. Johan Lottering, eienaar van dié reservaat net buite Jeffreysbaai, het verlede week vertel...

‘Kwêla’-span kuier op Jeffreys

2015-05-21 06:00

MET die TV-program Kwêla se onlangse besoek aan Jeffreysbaai was dit duidelik dat die 10 minute wat kykers binnekort op die kassie gaan sien, ure se harde werk verg. Twee dae se harde werk. Nie net...

Junior surf event a new edition to JBay Winterfest

2015-05-21 06:00

THE Billabong Junior Series is set to take place at Magna Tubes in Jeffreys Bay from July 13 - 17. This three day event with a five day waiting period, is a new edition to the JBay Winterfest taking...

Sentrum fokus nou op brilpikkewyn-lewe

2015-05-21 06:00

DIE Sankub-pikkewyn-rehabilitasiesentrum op Kaap St. Francis was twee jaar gelede skaars op die been, toe is daar die groot inval van die oliebesmeerde pikkewyne. Dae tevore het die Kiani...

SANBS donor award ceremony celebrates life

2015-05-14 06:00

THE South African National Blood Service (SANBS) recently held an award ceremony to honour those who had continuously sacrificed to help others. The event was held at Mentors Country Estate last...

Local surfers receive EP colours

2015-05-14 06:00

Ryan Lightfoot, Arnold Vermaak, Tim Shelver and Coert Venter from Global Leadership Academy recently competed at the South African Lonboarding Champs in St. Francis. Ryan, Arnold and Coert received EP...

Renosterstropers slaan toe

2015-05-08 10:21

“AS ek daai stroper in die hande kry?.?.?. ek sal hom nie ’n kans gee nie.” Johan Lottering, eienaar van Jeffreysbaai se Lombardini-natuurreservaat, het Vrydag steeds gesoek na die regte woorde om sy...

Phalula sisters aim to keep women’s title in the family

2015-05-08 10:21

TWO Oceans half marathon winner Lebogang Phalula will be aiming to keep the SPAR Women’s Challenge 10km title in the family when the Port Elizabeth race takes place at Pollok Beach on Saturday, May...

NG Kerk Jeffreysbaai hou bergfietswedren

2015-05-08 10:21

DIE NG Kerk Jeffreysbaai hou op 9 Mei ’n bergfiets-wedren as deel van hul jaarlikse Dankfees. ’n Roete van 40km op plaaspaaie by Impala net buite Jeffreysbaai, word vir meer ervare ryers aangebied,...

Jeffreys gearing up for JBay Winterfest

2015-05-08 10:21

WORLD renowned waves, top-class surfing, action-packed sporting events and celebrities - Jeffreys Bay is the place to be this July. With just over two months to go, the town is buzzing with excitement...


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