Man jumps to death at Bloukrans Bridge

2015-11-17 17:01

The body of a 34-year-old man, who jumped to his death off the Bloukrans River Bridge, has been recovered by emergency personnel.

Three killed when bakkie plunges down cliff

2015-11-16 10:04

Three men were killed after the bakkie they were travelling in plunged down a cliff near Voelklip in Herolds Bay in the Western Cape, paramedics have said.

Shark attack victim had 'never been hit so hard in his life'- witness

2015-10-26 13:15

"You don’t ever want to see this kind of thing in your life," a friend of Stuart Anderson has told News24 after the surfer was injured in a shark attack in Stilbaai.

Surfer airlifted after Western Cape shark attack

2015-10-25 20:32

A 42-year-old surfer remains in a serious condition after he was bitten by a shark near Morris Reef, Still Bay.

Girls, dog rescued after being stranded on island

2015-10-12 17:03

Two girls and their dog were rescued after their inflatable boat was blown across the George Dam, leaving them about 200m from mainland, the NSRI has said.

Aviation cannot thrive without tourism - minister

2015-10-09 18:00

Aviation is an essential catalyst for the tourism industry and the two industries are mutually dependent, says Minister of Tourism Derek Hanekom.

Homeless Plett residents given expired food after shack fire

2015-10-02 13:21

A group of residents from Plettenberg Bay’s informal settlement have expressed shock at being given expired food hampers by the local government after their homes were burnt down in a shack fire.

PetroSA employee falls to his death

2015-09-27 11:05

A PetroSA employee has died after falling 10 metres at a gas-to-liquid refinery in Mossel Bay, the parastatal says.

Teens found walking Knysna streets with pangas

2015-09-03 08:19

Knysna police have arrested two 16-year-old youths after they were found carrying pangas in the street.

Go George bus service suspended after torchings

2015-08-20 14:42

The Go George bus service has been suspended after four buses were set alight in the Western Cape city.


Suzuki 4x4 legend lives on: New Vitara in SA

2015-11-16 11:17

Suzuki's fourth-generation Vitara has arrived in South Africa sporting a new design, AllGrip system and six-speed auto.

Man's shark attack kit idea helped save brother

2015-10-27 07:13

The shark attack kit used to stabilise Stuart Anderson was installed at a Stilbaai beach with the help of his brother a few years ago.

'I saw the shark behind them' - injured surfer's friend

2015-10-26 08:12

A friend of injured surfer Stuart Anderson spotted a shark in the water behind him while they were about 50m offshore, the National Sea Rescue Institute says.

Hero restaurant owner saves tourists from rip tide

2015-10-16 12:50

A quick-thinking Kleinmond restaurant owner has used his knowledge of the sea to guide three tourists to safety after they were swept out by a rip tide.

Nico Bezuidenhout says airline price war will hurt

2015-10-09 19:28

The price war in the South African low cost airline industry will most likely continue until one or more of the current four carriers exit, says Mango CEO Nico Bezuidenhout.

No proof visa rules slowing child trafficking - Iata

2015-10-09 15:56

SA's new visa rules are having an adverse impact on the tourism industry without proof that they are helping to end child trafficking, says an aviation body.

Police in dogged search for four-footed crime fighters

2015-10-01 16:10

Western Cape police are appealing to the public to donate their dogs to the force after a number of four-footed crime-fighters recently retired.

6 killed in Western Cape collision

2015-09-11 22:56

Six men have been killed when the vehicles they were travelling in collided head-on along the N2 in Riversdal, paramedics said.

Go George buses running again after violent week

2015-08-24 12:35

The Go George bus services is back up and running, despite ongoing tensions between it and taxi associations.

Four buses torched in George

2015-08-19 20:21

Four buses have been set alight by taxi drivers in George in the Western Cape, police say.

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