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23rd November 2019 / Animals, News

KOUGA ANIMAL MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE

After the Year end report was released by Kouga Municipality during 2019, it became apparent that no platform existed with...
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15th August 2019 / Events, News, Schools, Sport

KOUGA LENTEFEES FARM RUN

The  Kouga Lentefees Farm Run will be held on Saturday, 31 August 2019.  Join in for a  5km or 10km...
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13th August 2019 / Animals, News

THE CIRCUS AT THE JOHANNESBURG ZOO – RUN BY CLOWNS FROM THE TOP DOWN

The National Council of SPCAs (NSPCA) is appalled at the way in which the elephants at the Johannesburg Zoo have...
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31st July 2019 / Business

Absurd cPanel license price increase

Oakley Capital from the USA, the holding company for cPanel, WHMCS and Plesk has sent out an email yesterday evening...
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17th July 2019 / Community, Health, Kouga Mun, News

RABIES DIAGNOSED IN KOUGA

Rabies vaccinations took place on Tuesday 16 July 2019 in Gill Markus and Lower Vaaldam after a dog from this...
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8th July 2019 / News

CORONA OPEN JBAY 2019 SET TO GO

  The Championship Tour heads to Jeffreys Bay, South Africa -- the longest point break on the planet -- for...
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1st July 2019 / Animals, Charity, Health, News

SPCA SUCCESSFUL IN RIEKERT ERASMUS HORSE CRUELTY CASE

  SPCA ASSISI was successful in their legal bid to bring Riekert Erasmus,  a local horse manager to book. The...
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30th June 2019

Scavenger Hill Needs Upgrade

THE KOUGA region is well known for its Tourism and Agriculture industries, with Jeffreys Bay being known as a preferred...
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30th June 2019 / Community, Events, Surf

JBay Winterfest and Corona JBay Open Going Cashless

JBay – Some exciting news from the world of the JBay Winterfest is that we have teamed up with Howler...
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18th June 2019 / Charity, Community, News

ASK AND IT WILL BE GIVEN TO YOU

"Ask and it will be given to you" as it is stated in Matthew 7:7.  These were some of the...
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16th June 2019 / Animals, Community, Kouga Mun, News

SPCA ASSISI 2019 AGM

The Annual General Meeting of SPCA ASSISI was held at the Jeffreys Bay Bowls Club on 5 June 2019. The...
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29th May 2019 / Business, Community, Events, Health, Kouga Mun, Nature, Nature, News

KEEP KOUGA CLEAN CAMPAIGN -JEFFREYS BAY – 31 MAY 2019

KOUGA Municipality continues with their "KEEP KOUGA CLEAN" campaign with the Jeffreys Bay project taking place on Friday 31 May...
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29th May 2019 / Nature, News

Environmental Affairs declares 20 marine protected areas

20 Marine Protected Areas The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) has officially declared the 20 network of Marine Protected Areas...
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28th May 2019 / News, Surf

World Surf League comes to JBay in 42 Days

The International Sporting Arena turns to Jeffreys Bay during July 2019 for the Corona JBay Open, stop over No 6...
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28th May 2019 / Animals, News

CRUELTY AT TURFONTEIN RACE COURSE

The National Council of SPCAs (NSPCA) have laid criminal charges in terms of the Animals Protection Act No 71 of...
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27th May 2019 / Animals, Community, News

DIRECT IMPRISONMENT FOR DOG FIGHTERS

The National Council of SPCAs (NSPCA) are elated by the conviction and sentencing of six individuals for their involvement in...
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5th May 2019 / Crime, News

MOBILE PHONE THEFT AT KABELJOUS BEACH

  What was meant to be a lovely Sunday outing on Kabeljous beach around 11am , turned out to be...
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4th May 2019 / Animals, Community

ANIMAL MANAGEMENT KOUGA

The KOUGA Municipality has recently been inundated with complaints that dog owners are not adhering to local bylaws. This is causing...
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10th April 2019 / Community

TANNIE VAN JEFFREYSBAAI GEVIND

Die Rapport van Sondag 7 April 2019 se artikel  Johann Botha van Noord Amerika wat skryf: "Kan iemand asb by...
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4th April 2019 / Arts & Culture, News

KUNSGALLERY & PALETTEWORX OPEN BY MR PELL’S HOUSE

Die Oswald Gerber kunsgallery en Paletteworx is op 28 Maart 2019 by Mr.Pels huis in Jeffreysbaai geopen. In 1865 het...
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4th April 2019 / Arts & Culture, Business, News

OSWALD PIROW GERBER

Die welbekende kunstenaar, Mnr. Oswald Gerber, skilder al vir meer as 60 jaar. Hy was vir 5 jaar n Hoerskool onderwyser en...
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18th March 2019 / Community, Events, Schools

JBAY ACADEMY HOSTS ELANDRE ON 18 APRIL 2019

JBay Academy was started in 2011 with a hand full of children being taught from home.  The group expanded when...
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11th March 2019 / Community, Kouga Mun, Technology

FIRST ECO ROAD IN AFRICA PLANNED FOR JEFFREYS BAY

An Eastern Cape municipality is pioneering a new approach to building roads which could spell the end of potholes, create...
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6th March 2019 / Charity, Community, News

MOVIE NIGHT & NSRI FUNDRAISER

Join us, with the inspirational Greg Bertish & The Little Optimist, on Friday 8th March 6pm, Mentor's Country Estate. Tickets...
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2nd March 2019 / Community, Kouga Mun, News

KOUGA WASTE MANAGEMENT- SITES UPGRADED & RECYCLING SERVICE LAUNCHING SOON

The Humansdorp regional waste site upgrades have been completed. Kouga Executive Mayor Horatio Hendricks says: “Both landfill sites at Humansdorp and...
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28th February 2019 / Community, Kouga Mun, News

OPENING OF COUNCIL 2019 STATE OF THE MUNICIPALITY ADDRESS

  The State of the Municipality Address (SOMA) for 2019 was delivered by the Executive Mayor of Kouga Municipality, Cllr...
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12th February 2019 / News, Technology

LOAD SHEDDING

The dark days of load shedding are back and South Africans are scrambling to ensure they know exactly when they...
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10th February 2019 / Community, Kouga Mun, News

ACTION ON JBAY-ASTON BAY ROAD

The Kouga Municipality engaged with local communities of Pellsrus, Tokyo Sexwale & Ocean View about safety aspects on the access...
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4th January 2019 / News, Schools

NICO MALAN 2018 PRESTEERDERS

Baie geluk aan ons klas van 2018 - Slaagsyfer van 98.7% *Toelating tot Graadstudies =81.6% *Toelating tot Diplomastudies = 14.5% *Toelating...
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1st January 2019 / Community, News

ASTON BAY ROAD CLAIMS ANOTHER CHILD’S LIFE

The notorious Aston Bay road has claimed the life of a 9 year old local boy, who resided in the...
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1st January 2019 / Community, News

Clifton Beach: A Betrayal of African Customs

Written by: Dumisani Kili On 28 December 2018, protesters flocked to Clifton Beach in Cape Town to protest alleged racism...
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30th December 2018 / Animals, Charity, News, Schools

KOUGA RESIDENTS SAY NO TO FIREWORKS

The Festive Season is with us and whilst most people are in a great festive spirit, many others are hard...
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28th December 2018 / Business, News

PETROL PRICE DROPS IN JAN 2019

Motorists will usher in the New Year with more a little more in their pockets with the petrol price set...
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27th December 2018 / Animals, Community, Kouga Mun, Nature

BEACHGOERS URGED TO KEEP DOGS ON LEASHES

  The Kouga Municipality has appealed to beachgoers who take their dogs with to the beach to keep the animals...
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30th October 2018 / Business, Food

BANZAI UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT

Rod and Addie both have extensive experience in the service industry and would like to welcome you to join them in...
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25th October 2018 / Community, Kouga Mun, Technology

“Excellent report card” for Kouga’s call centre and Link app

If he were still a school principal, he would have issued an excellent report card to the team that built...
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17th October 2018 / Community, Nature, News

KABELJOUS NEWS

The Kabeljous Nature Reserve is being managed and maintained by members of the community wanting to preserve and maintain the...
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26th September 2018 / Community, News

TRANSNET PENSIONARISSE BEGIN LIG IN DIE TONNEL SIEN

THE SITUATION In what is believed to be the biggest court case South Africa has ever seen, an initial 66,000...
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20th September 2018 / Animals, Charity, News, Schools

SPCA SAYS “NO FIREWORKS” COMPETITION!

As we close in on November, the traditional Fireworks sadly becomes an issue again, with December normally getting it's fair...
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9th September 2018 / Animals, Community

The Pet Nanny

THE CHALLENGE Residents often need someone to look after their pets and houses whilst travelling and being away from home....
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23rd August 2018 / Events, Maritime, News

Blue Flag 2018/19 Season Launch

Blue Flag South Africa will launch the prestigious 2018 National Blue Flag event of the 2018/2019 Blue Flag season. The...
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19th August 2018 / Community, Events, Schools

KOUGA HUMANSDORP LENTEFEES

A festival to uplift the community (31 Aug- 1 Sep 2018) Join us for 2 days of absolute delightful entertainment,...
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19th August 2018 / Community, News, Schools

NICO MALAN IN TOP 5 ATKV REDENAARSKOMPITISIE

Hoërskool Nico Malan se debat span het in die Top 5  skole ge-eindig in die 2018 ATKV se Skole Redenaars...
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16th August 2018 / Community, Kouga Mun, Technology

CALL CENTRE VISIT

Heavy downfalls came over the Kouga area recently, causing flooding in many areas. Roads started deteriorating again with pot holes...
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4th August 2018 / News, Property

WAVECREST HOME WITH LOADS OF CHARM! ON SHOW SAT (4 AUG.) 2 – 5 PM

5 WILGER STREET, WAVECREST. R1.865 M. Exclusive mandate This ultra-spacious face-brick family home in Wavecrest will charm your socks off....
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16th July 2018 / Events, News, Sport

Declan Sidey and Yolande de Villiers Win JBay Wind Farm MTB Classic

JEFFREYS BAY, EASTERN CAPE - The sixth edition of the JBay Wind Farm MTB Classic took place on Saturday 14 July....
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6th July 2018 / Events, News, Surf

Filipe Toledo Wins Corona JBay Open

J-Bay shined on day four of the Corona Open with Toledo sealing the deal. Filipe Toledo (23) won the Corona...
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20th June 2018 / Community, Kouga Mun, News

Kouga Municipality Budget Approved

The Kouga Council approved the municipality’s operating and capital budgets for the new financial year at a meeting on 31 May. Executive...
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20th June 2018 / Business, News, Technology

GET JEFFREYS BAY TO TREND!

With all the current excitement surrounding Jeffreys Bay, how come our town is not trending on Social Media? Anyone have...
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19th June 2018 / Technology

Telkom Services

BACKGROUND To date, Telkom’s cancellation process has been managed via email. To improve this process, Telkom launched an online cancellation...
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19th June 2018 / Community, Events

COMMUNITY POLICE FORUM (CPF)

Community Police Forum WHAT IS COMMUNITY POLICING? Community Policing is a strategy aimed at achieving more effective crime control, reducing...
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19th June 2018 / Property

PROPERTY OF THE WEEK | Beautiful Seaview in Wavecrest – R1,500,000

This is a 3 bedroom facebrick house with a beautiful seaview in Wavecrest, Jeffreys Bay. Open plan kitchen with separate...
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12th May 2018 / Events, News

MYSPAR MTB CLASSIC 2018

The 5th MYSPAR MTB CLASSIC & FUN FARM RUN, was held on Sunday 6th May at the superb venue of...
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5th May 2018 / Maritime, News

NSRI assist vessels at sea off St Francis Bay

Sarah Smith, NSRI St Francis Bay station commander, said: At 19h30, Friday, 04th May, NSRI St Francis Bay duty crew...
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24th April 2018 / Kouga Mun, News

Service Delivery March: 24 April 2018

       ANC supporters and their alliance partners danced their way from two different points in Jeffreys Bay today...
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8th April 2018 / Charity, News

BIKERS RIDE AGAINST FARM MURDERS

The BRAFM (Bikers Ride Against Farm Murders) project visited Jeffreys Bay around Midday on Sunday 8 April 2018, representing the...
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7th April 2018 / Charity, Events, News

JBay Rotary Club Liefdadigheidsgolfdag – Hankey Golfklub 2 Junie 2018

Die Rotary Club Jeffreys Bay hou op die 2de Junie ‘n liefdadigheidsgolfdag op Hankey Golfklub. Die fondse wat ons insamel...
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7th April 2018 / News, Schools

Nico Malan results Southern Cape Sports Tournament

Nico Malan’s name was held high at the Southern Cape Sports Tournament that took place in George last week. Our...
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6th April 2018 / Kouga Mun, News

​Public meetings about the budget and IDP

Public meetings about the draft budget and Integrated Development Plan (IDP) for the 2018/2019 financial year will be held in...
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29th March 2018 / Business, News

Uitgestelde Dag Zero beteken nie ons hoef nie meer water te spaar nie

Uitgestelde Dag Zero beteken nie ons hoef nie meer water te spaar nie Selfs al het die stad Kaapstad Dag...
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19th March 2018 / Events, News

Canadian Municipality visit to Kouga

A delegation from Prince Edward County – a Canadian Municipality, the Federation of Canadian Municipalities and the South African Local...
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4th March 2018 / Business, News

Managing your business’s money is a vital skill

In fact, according to a survey by Entrepreneur, 82% of failed businesses close because of cash flow problems. Taking control...
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27th February 2018 / Health, News

Seekoei Estuary Management Plan

The 2nd public participation meeting was held at the Church Hall in Paradise Beach on Monday night. Local Ds SAS ...
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26th February 2018 / Business, News

Budget 2018 Pocket Tax Guide

Your Budget 2018 Pocket Guide published today by SARS Any enquiries or for more information. Johannes Barnard CA(SA) Director Moore Stephens...
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25th February 2018 / News, Schools

New programme set to create opportunities for youth to redress social and environmental injustices and inspire careers in journalism

WESSA has launched a powerful new education programme that is aimed at enabling in and out-of-school youth from 11-25 years...
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23rd February 2018 / Events, Health, News, Schools

RUN FOR LOVE 2018 VISITS JEFFREYS BAY

RUN FOR LOVE 2018 VISITS JEFFREYS BAY Taken from www.runforlove2018.com. The world is a pretty scary place at the moment...
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16th February 2018 / News

Second public meeting about Seekoei management plan

The second public participation meeting about the proposed management plan for the Seekoei estuary will take place on Monday, 26...
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1st February 2018 / News

We Remember the “March for 100 Reasons”

We Remember the "March for 100 Reasons" This week marks the remembrance of the "March for 100 reasons" that was...
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30th January 2018 / News, Schools

Nico Malan Interhouse athletics record breakers

The Nico Malan Annual Inter House athletics meeting was held on the 26th of January. Our “Dorp-Lifeguard” team made an...
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24th January 2018 / News, Technology

Top Netflix shows for 2017

Netflix has revealed its most popular shows in South Africa for 2017. It looked at the most popular binge-watched shows,...
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23rd January 2018 / Health, News, Technology

The causes of Cape Town’s water crisis

How severe is the drought? A detailed look at the data. Facts are few, opinions plenty, on the cause of...
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21st January 2018 / Events, News

Jeffreysbaaiers gaan op hul kniee

Die mense van Jeffreysbaai het ten midde van n baie sterk wind vandag Sondag 21 Januarie 2018 byeengekom om te...
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13th January 2018 / Events, News

Biddag vir Reen | Prayer Day for Rain

The Eastern Cape and specific Kouga area are experiencing a severe drought. The Kouga Dam has 8% water today. The...
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13th January 2018 / Health, News

Kouga Dam levels dropping weekly

Dam levels in the Kouga Region are currently at 26% combined capacity. Kouga Dam currently at 8% is reported dropping...
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13th January 2018 / Health, News

Eastern Cape Province from a Statistical View

Stats SA’s Community Survey 2016 report reveals that the Eastern Cape has the highest number of residents leaving the province...
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13th January 2018 / News

REAL WINNER IN E-CAPE NOT RECOGNISED

Heather Diogo is the top performer in the Eastern Cape as she out-achieved all other learners who wrote the National...
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28th December 2017 / Health, News

DISCHARGE OF FLARES, FIREWORKS AND CHINESE LANTERNS PROHIBITED IN KOUGA

Kouga Municipality would like to remind residents and holiday-makers that the shooting off of flares is only permitted from vessels...
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20th December 2017 / Events, News

Security Forces Road Show

The Security & Safety Forces had their annual "Show of Force" campaign on Monday 19 December 2017 through the streets...
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18th December 2017 / Events, News, Surf

Billabong Pipe Masters: The 2017 Finale

The last leg of the WSL 2017 Series, Billabong Pipe Masters at Banzai Pipeline, Oahu, Hawaii will not be a...
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17th December 2017 / News, Technology

Follow us on LINK

LINK is the ultimate, locally relevant community and lifestyle app designed to keep you, our user, connected. Link, in partnership...
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6th December 2017 / News

Water Restriction Notice

Kouga's water situation remains critical and residents will have to do more to save water as the drought persists and...
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5th December 2017 / News

Hallo 2017 Holidays

The Jeffreys Bay holiday season kicks into action this week with schools closing on Wednesday 6 Dec. A bumper season...
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29th November 2017 / News, Technology

Link your world

  Link is changing the way people, communities and 'things' communicate with each other. LINK is the ultimate, locally relevant...
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26th November 2017 / News

Mosaic Public Art Project Unveiled

The Kouga Tourism & Creative Industries Department, with the presence of Councillor Frances Baxter, hosted the unveiling of the Mosaic...
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26th November 2017 / Events, News

SOUTHERN KINGS PRO 14 HOME FIXTURES

23 September 2017 - 27 April 2018 The Guinness PRO14 Rugby Championship is here and for the first time includes...
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23rd November 2017 / Events, News

Public Meetings

Looking at the number of people that attend public meetings that are called that affect residents in Jeffreys Bay, one...
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22nd November 2017 / Events, News

Kouga Municipality takes hands with Dorp van Drome

  The Dorp van Drome Project team has scheduled a number of work sessions on Thursdays for a number of...
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22nd November 2017 / Events, News

Remembrance Day Memorial

On Sunday 12 November 2017 the Remembrance Day Memorial will be observed in Jeffreys Bay at 1030 for 1100 at...
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22nd November 2017 / News

Colin Brooks

For his dedication in keeping Aston Bay, specially the beaches clean. Colin organises weekly beach cleanups. No weather will keep...
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22nd November 2017 / News

Blue Flag status awarded to SA’s top beaches, sustainable tourism boats and marinas

Sixty-two Blue Flags will be proudly flown at 44 beaches, seven marinas and by eleven sustainable tourism boats around South...
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