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Tunafeesh. Photo: Catherine Gibson

Tunafeesh’s Surf Report

29th May 2017 at 6:08 pm 0 comments

By Tunafeesh “Monday eases you into an AWESOME Surf week with the swell building from today in windless conditions – but Tuesday is the day to  surf a secret surf spot up the West Coast in a small town where the crayfish walk out of the sea at a certainRead More

Table View Parents Save their Twins

Table View Parents Save their Twins

23rd May 2017 at 7:54 am 0 comments

Two brave Table View parents saved their twins on Sunday morning. The parents were not at home when their extractor fan caught fire, reports ER24 spokesperson Werner Vermaak. Their children, a set of twins (two years old) and a four-year-old, were being looked after by their caretaker at the time.Read More

Tunafeesh. Photo: Catherine Gibson

Tunafeesh’s Surf Report

22nd May 2017 at 10:55 am 0 comments

By Tunafeesh “What an awesome day to start the week with windless conditions throughout the day, and a trip to Van Riebeekstrand is a must. Tuesday and Wednesday the wind comes from the north, which is called onshore, making the water a bit choppy for surfing but the Purple ToiletRead More

Marlene Gillings. Photos: Melkbos.net

Well-known Couple dies

17th May 2017 at 3:54 pm 2 comments

Marlene and Roy Gillings died on the same day; just like Romeo and Juliet. They were familiar faces in Melkbosstrand. Witty, resilient Marlene who worked as a car guard, and her husband Roy who had such trouble walking. It seems fitting that the day of their death started out whiteRead More

Water Crisis: What you can do

Water Crisis: What you can do

16th May 2017 at 10:13 am 0 comments

“We are now at a point where all consumers must use below 100 litres per day,” warns the City’s Mayoral Committee Member for Informal Settlements, Water and Waste Services and Energy, Councillor Xanthea Limberg. Dam levels are at 21,2% storage levels. With the last 10% of a dam’s water mostlyRead More

The whale carcass. Photo and video: Marnette Meyer

Whale Carcass removed from Sunset Beach

15th May 2017 at 1:08 pm 0 comments

The City of Cape Town urges the public to avoid Sunset Beach during the course of today. (15 May 2017) The City’s Coastal Management team is in the process of removing a 15m long Brydes whale carcass that washed up on the beach this morning. And although the carcass isRead More

Derde Steen dons Pink

Derde Steen dons Pink

15th May 2017 at 9:03 am 1 comment

Good news for cyclists and runners! The pink stuff in the parking lot at Derde Steen beach, bodes only good. And although the parking lot looks all rosy, as if its being decked out for a Tinkerbell themed-birthday party, everything’s going to be okay. But it took a little bitRead More

Quiz Night

Quiz Night

11th May 2017 at 5:51 pm 0 comments

The Fellows for Cancer Trust will host a quiz night on 5 July at the Koeberg Cricket Club. What to expect: Twenty questions, great fun, booby prizes and perhaps a raffle too. The event will last about two hours and participants will be able to order drinks and dinner andRead More

Local stalwarts Smokie la Grange and Una Beukman, closest to the camera. Photos: Melkbos.net

ACVV’s Inspiring Fundraiser

11th May 2017 at 3:46 pm 1 comment

ACVV Koeberg held their annual fundraiser this morning. And while the morning was cold, the hearts of the ladies gathered in the hall of the Reformed Church in Robben Road in Melkbosstrand most decidedly were not. Inspiration & need “We’re here to help you. To walk with you,” social workerRead More

Meet the Fellers from Burger Fellers

Meet the Fellers from Burger Fellers

11th May 2017 at 1:29 pm 0 comments

Burger Fellers’ three fellers raised a generous amount for the Melkbosstrand Neighbourhood Watch yesterday. They sold a whopping 200 burgers at R50 each. R10 of the sale of each burger goes towards our Neighbourhood Watch Licence Plate Recognition (LRP) system. This initiative will continue the whole month, says Burger Fellers’Read More

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