An armed robbery attempt took place at a shopping complex in Pellsrus this morning. Unfortunately the businessman involved was killed by the armed robbers who then fled the scene. The Police are investigating and are following up on leads. There were several house breakings in Wavecrest and some have occurred during the day which is […]

  • Heats announced for 2010 Xcel Pro Jeffreys Bay

    The Mexican Restaurant in Jeffreys Bay was cooking last night as it was the venue of the opening function of the 2010 Xcel Pro Showdown At Supertubes. Invites for the opening function were in high demand after last year’s opening function became the talk of the town. It not often that the local surf community […]

  • "Cell Phone Starter pack" suspect arrested in Jeffreys Bay

    **********BREAKING NEWS********** The person who has been selling starter packs and air time around Jeffreys Bay and St Francis Bay was arrested today on charges of failing to pay an accommodation establishment (bilking). The Crime Prevention Unit of the Jeffreys Bay Police has been monitoring the suspect as his behavior has been suspicious due to […]

  • No solution for sewage on Main Beach

    The sewage spills on Main Beach that has caused outrage amongst Jeffreys Bay residents is indicative of a country wide problem. The Department of Water Affairs’ Green Drop report reveals an alarming state of affairs at municipalities’ country wide. Out of the 852 municipal waste systems in the country, only 449 responded to the Department’s […]

  • House Robberies continue in Wavecrest, Jeffreys Bay

    Housebreakings are still occurring in Wavecrest, with Mimosa Street being very active in the past week. Poplar Streets and Tamarisk Streets have also been targeted. The weekend saw a number of housebreakings take place.  The Police arrested 4 suspects in connection with this crime in Wavecrest; however it is evident that there is more than […]


    The second edition of the locals only Xcel Pro Showdown at Supers is just around the corner, and the contest organisers have come up with slightly different contest format as to last year. The 2009 finalists Ryan Payne, Warren Dean, Deon Lategan and Stanley Badger will all be seeded with heats of 30 minutes duration. […]

  • Volcano eruption in Iceland affects tourism worldwide

    The plumes of ash that have been rising from the volcano near Eyjafjallajokull, Iceland may be diminishing.  This is good news for the tourism industry worldwide as flights have ground to a halt preventing tourists from arriving at their destinations. [picapp align=”none” wrap=”false” link=”term=iceland+volcano&iid=8578823″ src=”c/2/c/a/A_helicopter_flies_13b2.jpg?adImageId=12593180&imageId=8578823″ width=”500″ height=”323″ /] The volcano appears to be moving into […]

  • Robbers target cell phones and laptops in Jeffreys Bay

    Housebreakings are again occurring with regularity in Jeffreys Bay.  The suburbs being hardest hit are Wavecrest and to a lesser extent Ocean View. Pagoda Street was the hot spot in Wavecrest while other housebreakings took place in Noorsekloof and Leadwood Streets. The majority of housebreakings are taking place after midnight with cell phones, lap tops […]

  • Massive sewage spill on Main Beach, Jeffreys Bay

    This week saw yet another massive sewage spill occur on Jeffreys Bay Main Beach, otherwise known as Dolphin Beach. This has been a regular occurrence for nearly a decade and yet the local council seems unable to solve the problem. Dolphin Beach has a Blue Flag status, yet many local residents of the world renowned […]

  • Invitees Announced For Xcel Pro Showdown At Supers

    The list of names for the Xcel Pro 2010 has been announced. There are some old faces, some new faces and some young blood amongst the invited surfers, with every one of them having a solid track record at Supertubes. The Xcel Pro Showdown At Supers is an invite-only event and the criteria to be […]

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