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Kirsty wins SA Champs in Jeffreys Bay

2015-10-08 06:00

JBAY local Kirsty McGillivray has made her town proud by winning the Billabong SA Ju-nior Surf Champs in her age group on Sunday. Kirsty, who earned one of the two perfect 10 point rides earlier in...

De Viswijf wins coveted award

2015-10-08 06:00

ALREADY regarded as a gem in the Jeffreys Bay area, De Viswijf Restaurant received the sought-after Diamond Award for its impressive winelist at this year’s Diners Club Wine- list Awards. It is the...

Roll the dice at Monte Carlo Royale

2015-10-08 06:00

FUNSEEKERS should not miss out on an evening of gaming and entertainment at the St Francis Links on October 23. The Monte Carlo Royale, brought to residents by the professional gaming company, Gaming...

Thumbs up at Bingo Royales in EC

2015-10-08 06:00

IT was thumbs up for lucky winners of the latest new Bingo Royale car draws in the Eastern Cape. Brand new cars were given away at Bingo Royale outlets in Port Elizabeth, Jeffreys Bay and East London...

Intrekker skryf heerlike leesstories

2015-10-08 06:00

‘n Onlangse intrekker van Jeffreysbaai, Annekie Heyns, het haar eerste boek, Die Fotoalbum, gepubliseer. Sy was lank joernalis, eers by die Noordwester/ Oewernuus/ Messenger in die Calvinia, Willston,...

Greenfielders is nog nie dakloos nie

2015-10-08 06:00

DIE stootskraper is vir eers stil en die inwoners van die Greenfields-nedersetting in Loerie se opslaanhuisies staan nog. Dinsdag sou D-dag vir dié plakkers wees wat glo vir meer as 10 jaar “onwettig”...

Municipality follows up on Surfriders’ plea

2015-10-08 06:00

THE Nelson Mandela Bay Surfriders (NMBS) did not have the necessary approval to host their surfing trials at Kitchen Windows in Jeffreys Bay. According to Kouga Municipality spokesperson, Laura-Leigh...

Donate a teddy

2015-10-08 06:00

BRIGHTEN the smile of a child by donating “unloved”, stuffed teddy bears they can cuddle with. Pam Golding Properties in St Francis Bay is collecting teddy bears - old or new - for the Disney Crèche...

Appelskiet-kompetisie sorg vir groot pret

2015-10-01 06:00

SKIET-entoesiaste van regoor die Oos- en Wes-Kaap het onlangs op die plaas, Tulpies-kraal in Joubertina toegesak om mededingers presies te wys waar Dawid die wortels - of eerder - appels begrawe het....

‘Sarah Baartman was ’n heldin, nie ’n frats nie’

2015-10-01 06:00

EEN vir een en kaalvoet stap die stamlede stadig deur die heining om die “heilige grond” te betree. “Maak my toe onder die bloed,” sing hulle in Khoi terwyl hulle nog klippe op Sarah Baartman se graf...

Drie wil nie meer borgtog hê nie

2015-10-01 06:00

DIE drie verdagtes van die moord op Roseline Bosman, ’n sakevrou van Humansdorp, het Dinsdag besluit om hul aansoek om borgtog te laat vaar. Buite die hof het Branwayne Bosman (25), seun van die...

October entries open for matric dance

2015-10-01 06:00

ENTRIES for October are now open and matric girls in Kouga and Koukamma have until 17:00 on October 31 to become one of the next three finalists in our Miss Matric Dance competition. Judges will then...

Taking the road to Zambezi

2015-10-01 06:00

CELEBRATING your 70th birthday on the mighty Zambezi River and your 20th wedding anniversary with a bottle of ice cold champagne in the middle of the bush will leave many green with envy. Combine...


Viertrek familie-avontuur in die Elandsriviervallei

2015-10-08 06:00

VIERTREKKERS en mense wat van die buitelug hou kan op 7 November hul piekniekmandjies pak vir die gewilde The Meadows 4x4 Familiedag in die Elandsriviervallei. Verlede jaar het 45 viertrekvoertuie...

AfriForum Wavecrest-buurtwag hou dorppatrollie

2015-10-08 06:00

BUURTWAGVOERTUIE en inwoners gaan Vrydag en Saterdag in Jeffreysbaai byeenkom om die dorp te patrolleer. Deur dié sigbaarheid wil hulle wys dat misdaad nie geduld gaan word nie en terselfdertyd vir...

Egte plaasbasaar op Patensie

2015-10-08 06:00

PATENSIE skud sy vere reg vir ’n bielie van ’n fees komende Saterdag. Kouga-inwoners en besoekers kan egte boeregasvryheid by die tiende NG Kerk Gamtoosvallei-Oos Plaasbasaar verwag. Heerlike...

Prayer sessions for matriculants

2015-10-08 06:00

KOUGA Municipality will host two prayer sessions for matriculants in preparation of their final school examinations. All matriculants, their parents, caregivers, educators, spiritual and community...

Communities invited to help review the IDP

2015-10-08 06:00

KOUGA communities are invited to participate in the review of the local municipality’s Integrated Development Plan (IDP). The IDP is a five-year plan that sets out the development needs of a municipal...

Help spread Christmas joy

2015-10-08 06:00

IMAGINE you are small. Imagine you go to bed early .?.?. you cannot wait for Father Christmas to slide down the chimney and put your special gift under the tree. Imagine you wake up, running to the...

Seun (6), dogter (8) verdrink in riooldam

2015-10-08 06:00

OP die eerste dag van die derde kwartaal se skoolvakansie het twee kinders in ’n riooldam verdrink. Drie kinders het na bewering Dinsdagoggend omstreeks 11:30 by die rioolkanaal in Louterwater naby...

Rally action aplenty at Fountains Mall

2015-10-01 06:00

FOUNTAINS Mall will be a hive of fast action-packed entertainment on Saturday, October 3 when the Algoa Rally 50k regional rally championship descents on Jeffreys Bay. Spectators can view the drivers...

Diary/ Dagboek

2015-10-01 06:00

KROG Die Kairos Rousmart Ondersteuningsgroep (KROG) bied weeklikse sessies aan diegene wat iemand aan die dood verloor het. Vir inligting, skakel 082 702 0727 of stuur ’n epos na...

Take advantage of the benefits of Milk Thistle

2015-10-01 06:00

AFTER an absence of two years, Milk Thistle (Silybum marianum) is back on shelf as a non-scheduled product. Quick off the mark, NRF Health, well-known for its large range of excellent quality...

Dramatic increase in crime in Jeffreys Bay

2015-10-01 06:00

THE release of the 2014/15 crime statistics by the South African Police reveals that crime is on the increase in Jeffreys Bay. Some 69 cases of burglary at non-residential premises (business) were...

Help bring Christmas joy to over 300 children

2015-10-01 06:00

HAIR accessories, nail polish, a ball to kick around or a lovely doll to play with. Even books or a school bag. This might not seem like much, but for some it is all they really want for Christmas....


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