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Latest Knysna Tourism Newsletter. PlettAir tries a shared service. Mossel Bay men launch a cryptocurrency.
WP clean up at Craven Week, but the SWD senior side was only beaten by the Sharks, and the Academy side went through the week unbeaten.
Trump dial down the expectations ahead of his meeting with Putin. The two Koreas still have a long way to go.
Barack Obama to headline the Mandela celebrations – time will tell if he’s worthy to even lick Madiba’s boots. PIC debacle needs to be unraveled. Oh dear, the DA trying hard to score yet another own-goal.
An interest rate hike seems closer. The world is going to have to come to terms that Trump is actually putting America first – these are not empty words. DSTV – your time is up – best you start delivering value and stop feathering your monopoly.
Latest Local News
The George Municipality confirms that blue and clear bags containing recyclables are still being collected, albeit with a few teething…
While roads seem bumpy and stop-go systems are a bit of a pain, current road upgrades in George are going…
Knysna Tourism Newsletter – 13/07/18
Spend 7 glorious days in Knysna, experiencing three different luxurious accommodation options in three different parts of our scenic area.
Knysna Oyster Festival a success
A successful 35th edition of the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival wrapped up on Sunday, with a diverse range of sporting and lifestyle events.
Momentum BIG5 Challenge
Winners of the 9th edition of the Momentum BIG5 Challenge were decided on Sat 7 July at the Momentum Knysna Half Marathon.
Knysna forest at the Oyster Fest
The sights, sounds and surroundings of the Knysna forest were brought right into the Oyster Festival grounds last weekend.
Upcoming events happening in Knysna
Mossel Bay opposition parties slam tariff increases on graves Eyewitness News
CAPE TOWN – Political parties are digging in their heels in Mossel Bay, where they are railing against the municipality’s tariff increases on graves.
Local trendsetters launch African cryptocurrency George Herald
MOSSEL BAY BUSINESS NEWS – Neil and Tony Ferreira are brothers who have been Mossel Bayresidents for a couple of years now where they …
The Groot Brak Hoogte Pass cuts under the stream of ignoramuses on the N2 and up into the mountains (splendid Indian Ocean views) en route to the …
Plett Air launches new shared service HeraldLIVE
… the option of shared charter flights between Cape Town and private game reserves along the Garden Route, with a stop-over in Plettenberg Bay.
Latest Local Sports News
DHL Western Province delivered a classy display in the final match of the Coca-Cola Academy Week on Saturday to take…
DHL Western Province powered their way to a 47-8 victory against the Sharks in a physical finale to U18 Coca-Cola…
We have had a very positive response to the new membership fees and the up-take of membership from the 1st of July has been extremely popular.
Stephanie Gilmore Wins Corona Open J-Bay Surfline.com Surf News
There were only two real surprises in Round 3: Carissa Moore being eliminated in the first heat of the day by Bianca Buitendag and Johanne Defay, …
Trump dials down outlook for Helsinki summit with Putin July 15, 2018
The two world leaders meet days after a US federal grand jury charged 12 Russian intelligence officials with election hacking
US, North Korea hold ‘productive’ talks on war remains July 16, 2018
US and North Korean officials held “productive” talks to discuss the return of US service members’ remains missing since the Korean War, says US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
Britain must ensure it is free to cut a trade deal with the United States in its Brexit agreement with the EU, US President Donald Trump said in an interview out Sunday.
A busy political week will start with the Nelson Mandela Lecture by former US president Barack Obama on Tuesday. It will conclude with another attempt by the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal to hold its provincial elective conference.
Holomisa has alleged that a major BEE investment firm and prominent business figures may be involved in Public Investment Corporation corruption
The Democratic Alliance has called for the police investigation into VBS executives and Vele Bank for alleged corruption to be expanded to include the Public Investment Corporation.
DA federal council chair James Selfe has been accused of trying to curry favour with senior party members as he fights a possible attempt to dump him this …
July’s petrol price hike might not feature in the Reserve Bank’s deliberations scheduled for this week, but other factors may cause a cautious central bank to maintain rates.
US duties on vehicle and vehicle component imports threaten to knock SA’s Agoa benefits
Sasfin Securities deputy chairman David Shapiro has dismissed calls from MultiChoice to impose stricter regulations on Netflix in South Africa.
Stone joins nine previously qualified compatriots in the field: Charl Schwartzel, Louis Oosthuizen, Branden Grace, Retief Goosen, Dylan Frittelli, Ernie …
France have been crowned World Cup champions for the second time in their history after beating Croatia 4-2 in the final in Moscow
Djokovic wins fourth Wimbledon title July 15, 2018
Djokovic beat South Africa’s Kevin Anderson for the title on Sunday
Anderson vows to avenge Wimbledon heartache July 15, 2018
South Africa’s Kevin Anderson vowed to use the pain of his Wimbledon final defeat as fuel to finally win a Grand Slam title.
WATCH: Brandon Stone shoots 60 to win Scottish Open July 15, 2018
“A day shooting 60 and winning… is something I’m going to hold dear to my heart for a very long time.”
France are the World Cup kings! July 15, 2018
The effect of having been taken to extra time on three occasions finally took its toll on Croatia as France won their second World Cup title.
Multi-award winning and highly gifted pianist, Rocco de Villiers, is back with a brand new instrumental pop album that does…
“I have loved Koos du Plessis’s music my whole life and it has always been a dream of mine to…
Mej. Madeliefie Makietie soek pragtigste dames Vanjaar se immergewilde Madeliefie Makietie-fees word vir die tweede keer op die pragtige stranddorp,
This Mandela Day, 200 learners from LEAP Science and Maths Schools will join volunteers in constructing a massive Nelson Mandela…
Regular Columns & Opinion Pieces
The FairPlay movement has called for a public enquiry into the fiasco that saw a zero tariff for sugar being…
Brian Joss – Jaguar has launched an intelligent app to help drivers experience life with its all-electric I-Pace before even…
Brian Joss – Two years of inspirational stories. And there’s more to come. For the past two years, Mercedes-Benz South…
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