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Top equestrian event for Shongweni

2018-08-14 06:01

THE cream of South Africa, Namibia and Zimbabwe’s show-jumping talent can be seen in action at the Shongweni Festival, which is taking place at the Shongweni Club showgrounds from August 8 to August...

Crisis centre offers hope

2018-08-14 06:01

CARELINE Crisis and Trauma Centre in Assagay first opened in 1995 as a help desk to provide counselling, help, and direction for people affected by crises and trauma.

‘Quitting is never an option’ — local businesswoman shares her story

2018-08-14 06:01

IN the not so distant past, falling pregnant while still being in school resulted in many teenagers being expelled. This is what happened to Upper Highway resident Chantal Oschamann, who fell pregnant...

Festival to bring musically talented youth together

2018-08-14 06:00

THE Rotary Club of Kloof presents Festival in The Hills 2018, hosted by Curro Hillcrest Christian Academy, at 6.30 pm on August 24.

Teaching children the value of financial intelligence

2018-08-14 06:00

HOW to be a savvy saver; knowing the difference between wants and needs; and being able to control impulse spending all start with the lessons one learns during childhood, according to a study...

SA has the lowest breastfeeding rate in the world

2018-08-14 06:00


New hope for local care centre

2018-08-14 06:00

THE Embo community is known to have many disadvantaged families; however the community also has many physically and mentally disabled residents.

Home-made firearms recovered

2018-08-14 06:00

EARLY last week, Hillcrest Crime Prevention members received information with regards to a premises in Kwangcolosi which reportedly contained unlicensed firearms.

One on one with coach Robby Neat

2018-08-14 06:00

FEVER reporter Nosipho Mkhize chatted to swimming coach Robert Neat who works for the Elite Marine Association, to find out a little more about him.

Safe wishes for Women’s Month

2018-08-07 06:01

WITH Women’s Month just around the corner, the Hillcrest Police have extended their warm wishes to all the women in the Upper Highway area and hope that they have a wonderful and safe month.

Joint rescue operation a success in cliff incident

2018-08-07 06:00

A man, believed to be 40-years-old, sustained serious injuries after he allegedly fell down a cliff in Winston Park on Thursday afternoon.

Get hypnotised by Andre the Hilarious Hypnotist

2018-08-07 06:00


NPO initiative hopes to raise funds through selling advertising space

2018-08-07 06:00

THE Kloof Conservancy, a non-profit organisation, though an agreement with the relevant authorities, is now allowed to erect a limited number of advertising signs on the M13, these to assist in...


CELEBRATING women this women’s month

2018-08-14 06:01

IN commemoration of Women’s Day, which will be celebrated on August 9, Hillcrest Fever chatted to show-jumper and ex-Miss South Africa winner Heather Mostert.

CPF meeting leaves community frustrated

2018-08-14 06:01

A meeting held in Pinetown in order to find solutions on how the Municipality can help decrease criminal activities in and around the Upper Highway area was adjourned without a solution being found,...

The importance of breastfeeding in SA

2018-08-14 06:00

WORLD Breastfeeding Week was commemorated last week, from August 1 to August 7, with statistics by the World Health Organisation (WHO) showing that South Africa has one of the lowest breastfeeding...

In the Gorge with Kloof Conservancy — the iconic Trees of Krantzkloof

2018-08-14 06:00

WE are extremely fortunate, in the Upper Highway area, to have a range of habitats which have resulted in a wide diversity of fauna and flora. Significantly, we have 274 species of indigenous trees in...

‘Every woman has worth’

2018-08-14 06:00

IN commemoration of Women’s Day, which will be celebrated on August 9, Pinetown Fever chatted to founder of the Open Door Crisis Centre Thora Mansfield.

Police seek assistance

2018-08-14 06:00

PINETOWN SAPS are appealing to the community to help locate the relatives of a deceased African man who was approximately 40 years old.

Support the Browns’ School event

2018-08-14 06:00

THE Browns’ School in Pinetown will host a “Home-Grown Spring Experience” fundraising event on Saturday, September 1 from 8.30 am to 2.30 pm.

Powering more adventures across South Africa

2018-08-14 06:00

DID you know that most South Africans have never taken a “local is lekker” holiday? While countless international travellers venture out to discover the untouched gems of South Africa, locals tend to...

Bridal designer shares her secrets to success

2018-08-07 06:01

IN CHATTING to Upper Highway bridal designer Lauren Judith-Anne Straker, Fever reporter Phindile Shozi, found out what it takes to be a popular bridal designer.

Innovative youth called to compete

2018-08-07 06:01

HIGH schools across the country are being invited to take part in the Grassroots Innovation Challenge, an opportunity for up-and-coming young scientists and innovators to showcase their best ideas for...

Running for a healthier lifestyle

2018-08-07 06:00

LOVE and passion for keeping fit has pushed the Upper Highway resident Andrew Daley to encourage other people to join his healthy lifestyle.

Local organisation promotes reading in the townships

2018-08-07 06:00

AFRICA Outreach Voluntary Organisation (AOVO), an organisation that helps disadvantaged communities in KwaZulu-Natal and Zimbabwe, recently visited the Molweni Zimele Centre for Mentally and...

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