Jeffreys Bay

Dolphin that washed ashore released back into the sea in Jeffreys Bay

2019-01-27 14:10

A dolphin that was washed ashore in Jeffreys Bay was released back into the ocean on Saturday after members of the public alerted the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI).

PIC: Rob Lowe catches a wave in J-Bay

2018-07-25 11:41

He may be in South Africa for work, but that’s not stopping Rob Lowe from enjoying all the fun activities our beautiful country has to offer.

Woman dies in N2 accident near Jeffreys Bay

2018-03-10 09:24

A woman from George has died after the vehicle she was travelling in rolled on the N2 near Kabeljous, Jeffreys Bay.

Jbay Music Fest set to warm up July with awesome line-up

2017-06-02 11:30

Known as the place to be as far as surfing goes, Jeffreys Bay will also be host to some of SA’s hottest musical acts this winter.

Quad bike used in beach rescue after horse kicks woman

2016-12-20 10:15

A 23-year-old woman has been hospitalised after she reportedly fell off a horse and it kicked her, says the National Sea Rescue Institute.

Charlize Theron on that Mick Fanning shark attack

2015-07-21 13:00

Mick Fanning and that shark incident went viral. And our Charlz has her own memories from JBay.

WATCH: Shark knocks pro-surfer off board during J-Bay competition

Professional Australian surfer Mick Fanning's miraculous escape from a shark during a surfing competition in Jeffreys Bay was caught on camera. WATCH.

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Oil, gas tests enrage environmentalists

2013-04-14 17:47

Environmentalists are fuming after Eastern Cape authorities admitted to testing for oil and gas between the Port Elizabeth and Jeffreys Bay shorelines.

Jordy Smith triumphs at J-Bay

2011-07-24 19:29

South Africa's Jordy Smith has won the Billabong Pro in Jeffreys Bay in a hard-fought final over Australia's Mick Fanning.

Surf still dead at J-Bay

2011-07-20 20:58

Event organisers at the Billabong Pro in Jeffreys Bay again called competition off on Wednesday due to small waves.


Eastern Cape police commissioner faces angry residents

2018-10-02 14:47

The imbizo follows complaints by residents about poor policing in the Humansdorp cluster.

Manhunt after woman attacked in her home in Jeffreys Bay

2018-05-19 13:17

Police have launched a man hunt for three men who forced their way into a home in Drommedaris Street, Jeffreys Bay and assaulted a woman on Saturday morning.

Jeffreys Bay’s biggest Rage Fest yet is coming to an end this weekend

2017-12-08 14:44

Ahead of the last two shows in Jeffreys Bay this weekend, we chat festival organiser Christiaan Prinsloo about how the festival has grown and what to expect in 2018.

Jeffreys Bay clamps down on car guards

2017-01-25 13:00

Dozens of informal car guards in the resort town of Jeffreys Bay have been told to stop operating by the Kouga municipality as part of a clampdown.

UFO spotted 1 000 feet in sky before hurtling towards earth - NSRI

2016-12-13 11:34

An unidentified flying object has apparently been spotted 1 000 feet (about 300m) above a plane before it was seen hurtling towards earth, says the National Sea Rescue Institute.

WATCH:  'I punched it' - surfer describes near miss with J-Bay shark

After being pulled out of the water after a shark knocked him off his board, pro-Australian surfer Mick Fanning describes his near miss with the animal during the J-Bay Open finals. Watch.

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Jeffreys Bay wind farm supplies Eskom

2014-01-28 12:11

With demand for electricity continuing to grow, the contribution by the Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm will benefit the economy, says the project's general manager.

Jordy Smith sets sights higher

2011-07-25 17:42

SA's Jordy Smith hopes to build on his form as he aims for the world surfing title after defending his Billabong Pro crown.

Michel Bourez stars at J-Bay

2011-07-21 18:44

Tahiti's Michel Bourez has racked up the highest heat-scores at this year's Billabong Pro before the event was again postponed.

Another J-Bay lay day

2011-07-19 19:51

An overnight drop in swell has prompted event organisers to again call a lay day for the Billabong Pro in Jeffreys Bay.

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