South Africa
We are not all free in South Africa

We are not all free in South Africa

South Africa celebrates 21 years of democracy this year and we have a lot to be thankful for. The heady days of 1994 will never be forgotten when…

Africa is vital to South Africa’s economy

Africa is vital to South Africa’s economy

Africa is vital for the country’s economy, says Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel. “We sell R 260 billion worth of goods to other African countries. That R260-billion creates…

Molefe calls for pre paid electricity for all South Africans

Molefe calls for pre paid electricity for all South Africans

If  acting Eskom CEO Brian Molefe had his way every household and business in South Africa would be connected to the electricity grid via prepaid meters. Briefing Parliament’s…

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Jeffreys Bay

JBay woman’s car hijacked in PE

JBay woman’s car hijacked in PE

A quick trip to the Fig Tree Village, a shopping centre just off the William…

Car stolen in Jeffreys Bay

Car stolen in Jeffreys Bay

A white VW Jetta was stolen in Oribi Street earlier this morning. It is a…

RIP Ashley Poobalan

RIP Ashley Poobalan

A man who worked for and achieved his life’s dream. That is how Ashley Poobalan,…

Photo of the day – Seals beach break

Photo of the day – Seals beach break

St Francis Bay became known as the home of the perfect wave following the release…

Robberies continue in Jeffreys Bay

Robberies continue in Jeffreys Bay

Aston Bay continues to be targeted by criminals with a house being broken into during…

JBAY WINTER FEST

How to enter the JBU Supertrial

How to enter the JBU Supertrial

The 2015 JBU Supertrial presented by RVCA will see 24 selected surfers competing for one coveted position into the WSL Championship Tour’s JBay Open, where they’ll compete against…

24 South Africans to surf in JBU Supertrial

24 South Africans to surf in JBU Supertrial

The JBU Surf Club has announced that the 2015 edition of the JBU Supertrial presented by RVCA will take place from 1 – 12 June 2015. The winner…

Dates announced for the ’15 JBay Winterfest

Dates announced for the ’15 JBay Winterfest

The organisers of the JBay Winterfest have announced that the highly popular festival will take place from 8 – 19 July this year. All the world’s top surfers…

Supertubes Surf Report

Travel & Tourism

See Addo Elephant Park in the Zuurberg mountain bike race

See Addo Elephant Park in the Zuurberg mountain bike race

Participants in next month’s PwC Great Zuurberg Trek are set to enjoy a luxury safari tent stay for the three-stage mountain…

Visit a castle in South Africa

Visit a castle in South Africa

If you want to experience the royal lifestyle and live the fairy tale, plan your next enchanting escape to these beautiful…

Local flight prices nosedive

Local flight prices nosedive

Online booking company Travelstart says flight prices have decreased by as much as 39% on some domestic routes since last year.…

International

Mount Everest avalanche kills climbers and guides

Mount Everest avalanche kills climbers and guides

An avalanche triggered by Nepal’s massive earthquake slammed into a section of the Mount Everest mountaineering base camp, killing over 2000 climbers and guides. The earthquake measured…

Property

Property of the week – JBay family home

Property of the week – JBay family home

Are you looking for a family home with a great location that is close to the JBay Primary School and all other amenities? This home is situated…

Photo's

Photo of the day – Seals beach break

Photo of the day – Seals beach break

St Francis Bay became known as the home of the perfect wave following the release of the iconic surf movie, the Endless Summer. Many years later the…

Surfing

Two South Africans on the World Big Wave Tour

Two South Africans on the World Big Wave Tour

The World Surf League (WSL) announced the schedule for the 2015/2016 Big Wave Tour (BWT), which will showcase the world’s premier big wave surfers at some of…

Rugby

No change in New Zealand’s overseas player policy

No change in New Zealand’s overseas player policy

New Zealand Rugby will continue its policy of not selecting overseas players and will not be moved from that choice even after Australia decided to loosen its…

Africa

Africa is vital to South Africa’s economy

Africa is vital to South Africa’s economy

Africa is vital for the country’s economy, says Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel. “We sell R 260 billion worth of goods to other African countries. That R260-billion…

Swim

Le Clos claims third gold as SA champs conclude

Le Clos claims third gold as SA champs conclude

Olympic gold medallist Chad le Clos brought the curtain down at the 2015 South African National Aquatic Championships with his third gold medal on Saturday evening. Le…

Eastern Cape

JBay woman’s car hijacked in PE

JBay woman’s car hijacked in PE

A quick trip to the Fig Tree Village, a shopping centre just off the William Moffett Expressway, saw a young Jeffreys Bay woman having her car stolen…

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