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Semi-finalists to be announced & Webinar Registration Semi-finalists to be announced & Webinar RegistrationDate: 28/09/2021

Semi-finalists will be announced this week, so the exposure for your film is paramount...

Socio-economic pressure increases demand on natural resources Socio-economic pressure increases demand on natural resourcesDate: 22/09/2021

Not unlike the rest of South Africa, a fast-growing population and urbanization process in the Southern Cape is piling pressure...

Garden Route International Film Festival Garden Route International Film FestivalDate: 16/09/2021

It is with great pleasure that GRIFF brings you the 4th edition of the Garden Route International Film Festival...

Baboons - Croc and shark attacks make headlines Baboons - Croc and shark attacks make headlinesDate: 14/09/2021

With the latest ordeal concerning baboon hunters in Knysna, concerned citizens have taken to social media to air their concerns...

Local conservancies hold the key in conservation of Southern Cape biodiversity Local conservancies hold the key in conservation of Southern Cape biodiversityDate: 13/09/2021

The Southern Cape is blessed with an abundance of nature reserves very ably being managed by either SANParks or CapeNature...

Lantana bedreig rivierlope in Suid-Kaap Lantana bedreig rivierlope in Suid-KaapDate: 10/09/2021

Hoewel die indringerplant, Lantana camara (Verbenaceae), al voorheen in die Suid-Kaap opgemerk is, oorgroei dit deesdae...

District Council approves its first Joint-District Metro Approach Plan – what’s next? District Council approves its first Joint-District Metro Approach Plan – what’s next?Date: 07/09/2021

After Cabinet approved its first District Development Model (DDM) framework, the Western Cape Government adopted the Joint...

Purchasing property with someone else Purchasing property with someone elseDate: 07/09/2021

Purchasing property with your married spouse is fairly straightforward, but things get a little tricky in the case of...

Gamification - a new level of engaging Gamification - a new level of engagingDate: 30/08/2021

We have recently seen a sharp rise in the digital world with the explosion of various new social media platforms, brands allowing

Effective primate deterrent: The ocimum hedge Effective primate deterrent: The ocimum hedgeDate: 26/08/2021

The ocimum hedge paired with the mesh fence is has been proven to be a very effective primate deterrent...

e-Books are now available to all public library users e-Books are now available to all public library usersDate: 18/08/2021

Patrons can now borrow e-books and audiobooks from public libraries throughout the Western Cape as the province launches...

The market for braai wood is growing, but the resource is becoming scarce The market for braai wood is growing, but the resource is becoming scarceDate: 17/08/2021

South Africans pride themselves for their seemingly insatiable need to braai, and in the process, they go through millions...

Plett local Edna Helfet celebrates her 100 Year Birthday! Plett local Edna Helfet celebrates her 100 Year Birthday!Date: 13/08/2021

Women's Day was celebrated on Monday the 9th of August 2021 and Edna is definitely a woman worth celebrating...

Making a living from invasive alien plants? We need your input, please Making a living from invasive alien plants? We need your input, pleaseDate: 30/07/2021

Although South Africa has proactive policies and national interventions to manage invasive alien plants, the country is in...

Multistage Coastal Walkathon To Boost Domestic Tourism Multistage Coastal Walkathon To Boost Domestic TourismDate: 28/07/2021

As South Africa battles the third wave of COVID-19 infections on adjusted alert level 3 restrictions and the associated impact...

GRIFF – Garden Route International Film Festival 2021 OPEN for SUBMISSIONS GRIFF – Garden Route International Film Festival 2021 OPEN for SUBMISSIONSDate: 27/07/2021

GRIFF is back with a Virtual Film Festival. With entries last year from 27 countries and 15 awards...

Watch: Throw away your glasses with LASIK Eye Surgery Watch: Throw away your glasses with LASIK Eye SurgeryDate: 26/07/2021

Medical procedures such as laser surgery for eyes may sound intimidating but with LASIK it doesn’t have to be...

NVT - For the love of sharks! NVT - For the love of sharks!Date: 22/07/2021

The purpose of Shark Awareness Day is to highlight the importance of these misunderstood creatures of the deep...

Western Cape Fuel Supply Update Western Cape Fuel Supply UpdateDate: 16/07/2021

There are currently no concerns related to fuel availability in the Western Cape...

Western Cape Government on deployment of SANDF Western Cape Government on deployment of SANDFDate: 16/07/2021

The Provincial Disaster Management Centre has been informed that the South African National Defence Force will be deploying...

Knysna Oyster Festival Rastafari way of life Knysna Oyster Festival Rastafari way of lifeDate: 16/07/2021

Take a look into the Rastafari way of life of the Biggest Rastafari Community living together in South Africa...

Reflecting on the 2021 GREF Climate Change Indaba and Fire Commemoration event Reflecting on the 2021 GREF Climate Change Indaba and Fire Commemoration eventDate: 17/06/2021

Recalibrate resources to restore the balance in dealing with the environment...

Missing Children Alert Missing Children AlertDate: 09/06/2021

Marlyna (Blommie/Toetsie) Diedricks (11) and her sister, Chantelle Leonards (15) were reported missing from George on 28 May...

Garden Route Climate Change Indaba to coincide with the United Nations World Oceans Day Garden Route Climate Change Indaba to coincide with the United Nations World Oceans DayDate: 31/05/2021

The Garden Route Fire Commemoration Event and Climate Change Indaba will this year coincide with World Oceans Day, taking place...

Indaba to discuss climate change in South Africa Indaba to discuss climate change in South AfricaDate: 25/05/2021

Any which way we look at the scenario, water, or rather the lack thereof, is the biggest threat to South Africa’s present and...

SAPREC - Adopt a penguin or donate a brick SAPREC - Adopt a penguin or donate a brickDate: 17/05/2021

As an NPO we are reliant on donations from companies and individuals to maintain and operate our rehabilitation centre...

Auditions on 15 May for performing arts champs Auditions on 15 May for performing arts champsDate: 11/05/2021

The auditions start at 09:00 in the George Arts Theatre, 25 York Street. To enter, visit www.sacopa.co.za...

Mother Mother's Day: Safety should be our giftDate: 06/05/2021

Researchers say the very first Mother’s Day was commemorated in the USA back in 1908, when a local woman organised a day to hono

Workshop highlights the plight of Garden Route River Systems Workshop highlights the plight of Garden Route River SystemsDate: 28/04/2021

Since the 2017 and 2018 wildfire disasters that ripped through the Garden Route, landowners and land managers have upped...

Fire-resistant droppers Fire-resistant droppersDate: 21/04/2021

Veld fires have costly consequences for farmers’ fences, but a recycled plastic compound may offer a lasting solution...



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