The heavy winds last Saturday wreaked havoc on the South Coast, Trees were uprooted, some houses destroyed and advertising boards overturned.
September 16 marks the birthday of mountain bike legend Burry Stander. To celebrate what would have been his 30th birthday, a picnic was held at the Burry Stander Bike Park last Saturday.
The rain last Sunday didn’t stop some 150 walkers from putting on their takkies, rain coats and completing the last of the nine of the Southern Shoreline Challenge series. The best part hands down was the boat ride on the Umtamvuna River. A big thanks to all the volunteers and the NSRI, Med-Evac, Search and Rescue and Umtamvuna River Lodge for making it a huge success.
Build it, Margate and Port Edward hosted its annual junior soccer tournament at Margate Sports School last Sunday.
Women of Life Centre Church, Albersville tucked into a spring breakfast at Hillbillion Estate in Oslo Beach last Saturday.
The KZN Road Racing Club (KZNRRC) held another well-supported event at the Dezzi South Coast Raceway last Saturday.
Harmony Hill Rescue Haven’s fund-raiser at Sayidi Coffee Shop in Sea Park last Saturday drew a number of caring South Coasters. People opened their wallets for this worthy cause.
Terence Olivier of Rainbow Warriors hosted a ‘Save our Shelter’ flea market in Hibberdene recently. Entertainment, stalls and karaoke formed part of the days proceedings.
Staff of Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa rolled on their plastic gloves and tackled pollution at Margate beach last Friday. All the recyclable material from this collection was donated to a recycling buy-back centre.
Mount Moriah Full Gospel Church hosted a gospel concert at Eagles Outreach Ministries in Port Shepstone last Saturday.
Ramsgate Lions had a ball of a time on the Margate Bowling Club’s greens at their fun bowling event last Sunday. Over 60 bowlers took to the field.