Dayne Nel het met Tronel Franken Meintjies gepraat oor Hermanus Staan Saam en hoe jy kan help. Luister hier:
Here are your daily Oscar trial updates from local attorney Adrian Louw.
Daily updates on the Oscar Pistorius trial by Adrian Louw, local Overstrand attorney.
Memories grow short and for most South Africans knowledge of the part played by No. 2 Squadron in the Korean War, which started 74 years ago, are at best sketchy, but the bottom line is these magnificent unsung heroes, carved a distinguished record in the history of the South African Air Force.
Outgoing chair of the Hermanus Ratepayers Association Grant Mclachlan speaks to John Mathew about the challenges he faced during the year and what what the new chair, Bob Stanway, can look forward to.
The power system is currently severely constrained, customers are urged to use electricity sparingly to reduce demand.
Dayne Elizabeth Nel - At 11:18 on Friday Hermanus Police along with the K9 Dog Unit swooped in on a house in Hawston and recovered thousands of poached abalone.
Mirell Lerm-Ventura is one of 24 finalists in the Mrs South Africa pageant.
CAN YOU SPEAK WHALE? Cape Whale Coast Homegrown Bloggers
The new chairperson of the Hermanus Ratepayers Association speaks to John Mathew about the draf budget for 2014/2015, the bypass road and other matters. Click here to listen to the interview.
Whale Coast FM het uitgevind hoekom die krag dié naweek onderbree-k was. Hier is wat die munisipaliteit gesê het.
Explore the quirkiness of Baardskeersdersbos and its beautiful surroundings this weekend. Meet the plucky creators who live here, engage with their creations and come away with a gem or two. Visit http://www.baardskeerdersbosartroute.com for all more information.
Listen to your daily Oscar Trial Updates here. Local attorney, Adrian Louw, gives you all the details.
The Salandra Country Market is this Sunday.
This just in from the Overstrand Municipality
Chris Jonsson of the Hermanus Tourism Bureau's Management committee recently spoke to the SAPS about firearm storage in accommodation establishments. Here are the rules that apply to them:
Local financial consultant, Piet Louw, speaks to John Mathew about the Draft Budget for 2014/2015. Listen to what he says here:
Fanus Le Roux, die organiseerder van die Passiespel in Hermanus, gesels met Dayne Nel oor 2014 se optrede. Die Passiespele vind op Vrydag 18 April plaas.
Dayne Nel praat met Deon Beukes, voorsitter van die Sandbaai Belastingbetalersvereniging oor die Sandbaai winkelsentrum, die begroting en die Sandbaai Belastingbetalersvereniging se algemene vergadering. Die vergadering vind 18:00, 24 April in die Sandbaaisaal plaas.
Dayne Nel het met supt Titus gepraat oor die Paasseisoen.
Dayne Elizabeth Nel - Between R10 000 and R15 000 was stolen from Mount Pleasant Superette on Monday.
Dayne Elizabeth Nel - This weekend was a busy weekend for law enforcement officials. Four cases of driving under the influence, an alleged sexual assault and car crash at Sandbaai robot.
AfriForum het vandag tydens 'n vergadering met die minister van sport, Fikile Mbalula, 'n memorandum aan die minister oorhandig, waarin AfriForum se beswaar teen die toepassing van rassekwotas uiteengesit word.
Best Library in the Province. The Hawston Library won the award for the most child friendly library in the province. Belinda May van die Hawston biblioteek, vertel vir Nelia Louw die geheim van die toekenning wat hulle gekry het waarop die hele Overstrand baie trots kan wees. Wat doen hulle om die biblioteek kindvriendelik te maak? Hoe kry hulle dit reg om die kinders lief te maak vir lees? Wat is die uitdagings en hoe kan ouers en die gemeenskap hulle help?
Are you getting confused about all the public holidays? Here is a list of all the public holidays and on what day of the week they fall.
On Wednesday night the Overstrand Municipality held a special meeting the in Zwelihle Community Hall to discuss the municipal budget for 2014/2015.
Dayne Elizabeth Nel spoke to leaders of the EFF and ANC in Zwelihle to hear what they had to say about the special budget meeting that was held last Wednesday. Listen to what they said here.
Send us your photos of how beautiful the Overstrand is in winter.
This South African public holiday commemorates the working class – the cogs that keep the clock ticking! This information is supplied by Cape Town Magazine.
Dayne Elizabeth Nel - Twee mans is beseer na hulle inwoners van ŉ plaas in die Hemel-en-Aarde vallei beroof het.
Sergeant Mazuthu, Hermanus SAPS - On Wednesday at 21:35 a 77-year-old male and his wife were robbed on their farm in the Hemel and Aarde.
I, Nicolette Botha-Guthrie, as the Executive Mayor of the Overstrand, would like to encourage all registered voters in our area to make sure that they go out and vote on Wednesday, 7th May 2014.
Dayne Elizabeth Nel - Social Media Scam hits Overstrand - Imagine you see the cutest, fluffiest thing and someone is giving it away for free. This cutie is a baby Chihuahua.
Today is International Press Freedom day. The question, of course is, why all the fuss? And anyway, South Africa is a free country, why should one sector of our society get special treatment? Well, for one thing, South Africa is rated 42 out of 180 countries as far as press freedom is concerned.
Dayne Elizabeth Nel - Tyres en brandende takke. Dit is wat Louis Pieters Vrydagaand net ná middernag op die pad tussen Fisherhaven en Hawston gesien het.
Dayne Elizabeth Nel - Die Hermanus SAPD en die Nasionale Intervensie-Eenheid het Vrydag weer op ŉ huis in Hawston met 6941 perlemoen in toegeslaan.
Due to our current space crisis, KAWS has to consider that they may not be able to maintain their status of "saving them all" like they did this past year and a half.
Adrian Louw - This election has yielded terrible incidents of dumping sewage, burning voting stations, preventing meetings by opposition and worst of all, killing a person whose only ''crime'' was wearing a DA shirt! This is not democratic tolerance - which is implied and required if one accepts the democratic premise. It really reflects very badly on the governing party that in 20 years they have not instilled a respect for opposing opinion and educated all citizens on the rights but also responsibilities of the voter!
Karel Bruwer - Happy birthday beautiful South Africa. It has been two decades since that promising day in 1994. This year, 2014, bears witness to another seminal election. Many things can and do happen in twenty years’ time. Having been born in 1986, the events leading up to April 1994 left an indelible impression upon my psyche.
Whale Coast FM went to Zwelihle to look at the economic buzz in the area. However, as soon as we started speaking to vendors, complaints of maladministration, inadequate facilities and high costs emerged. Solly Madikane, director of local economic development at theOverstrand Municipality spoke to Whale Coast FM and addressed some of these complaints.
Dayne Elizabeth Nel
Over ten thousand voters did not vote in last week’s elections in the Overstrand.
Die burgerregte-organisasie AfriForum het vandag ŉ versoek aan die minister van openbare werke in die Wes-Kaap, Robin Carlisle, gerig om te vra vir ŉ gebou vir die polisie se honde-eenheid in Hermanus.
Meaghen McCord Grey spoke to John Mathew about the Zambezi shark, the 40Fathoms Film Festival and some of the research projects that the SASC will embark on.
A bus crashed on the R43 at Habonim bridge, critically injuring one child.
On Wednesday late afternoon a 72-year-old woman was attacked in her home in Northcliff.
Rheezicht Supermark in Onrusrivier maak Vrydag sy deure toe.
Die burgerregte-organisasie AfriForum gaan 23 Mei 2014 om 12:00 te Uilenkraalsmond Oord ’n gholfkar en veiligheidstoerusting aan die Uilenkraalsmond Buurtwag oorhandig.
President Jacob Zuma and the Minister of Home Affairs, Naledi Pandor, signed off on new immigration regulation on Friday, 16 May 2014 in a move that marks the first time since 2004 that the law has been adjusted. The changes officially came into effect on Monday, 26 May, and the amendments to the act affect foreigners looking to visit, study, work, live and own a business in South Africa.
Racist and insulting. That is how Mzameni Mshenxiswa, the local Chief Whip of the ANC in the Overstrand, described Mike Waters, a DA MP's, recent Tweet.
Dangerous sea conditions are predicted for the Western Cape and Southern Cape Coastline today.
HAWS het Dinsdag op ses beeste en twee kalfies beslag gelê.
On Tuesday night, a new board was elected to steer Whale Coast FM in a new and vibrant direction.
“Ek het die kinders voor my sien grootword,” het Adelaide Truter eienaar van Gringo’s aan Whale Coast FM vertel.
"At 16h39, Sunday, 15th June, NSRI Hermanus volunteer sea rescue duty crew were activated following reports of a man swept off rocks in front of the beach club, next to the Hermanus new harbour."
Pick n Pay Hermanus was robbed at 06:45 on Tuesday morning.
Beloved mathematics teacher Hester Nel (59) passed away after a car crash just outside Grabouw.
'n Vuur het Woensdagaand deur Bettysbaai gewoed en twee huise is verwoes.
Eight arrested during drug bust.
Overstrand Munisipaliteit skenk dringende aandag aan Onrus-water na AfriForum se bevindinge.
Five men arrested after botched hijacking.
Five suspects, including a domestic worker, have been arrested after a house robbery in Hemel and See .
Operating a registered B&B or guesthouse? Don’t forget to claim your rebate!
Eleven men from Masakhane in Gansbaai were rescued by the NSRI on Tuesday night.
By Craig Lambinon for the NSRI
Here is today's load shedding prognosis
Compiled by Craig Lambinon of the NSRI
Here is today's load shedding schedule
Deur Lambert de Klerk AfriForum Assistent-koördineerder: Wes-Kaap
By Jolene Henn of Eskom
The Clothing Bank, based at 14 Arum Street in the Hermanus Industrial area, will have an open day on 30 September 2015 at 10 am for new participants who would like to enrol.
By Darren Francis of the Western Cape Government
This weekend, 26 – 27 September 2015, Democratic Alliance Leader, Mmusi Maimane MP, alongside DA Western Cape Provincial Leader, Patricia de Lille, and DA National Spokesperson, Phumzile van Damme MP, will embark on the Western Cape leg of the national Vision 2029 Tour.
The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) wishes to announce the total allowable catch (TAC) and the 2015/16 recreational fishing season for west coast rock lobster (WCRL).
Cape Town – Tuesday, 22 December 2015: Due to numerous requests from potential applicants for more time to complete their application forms, the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (the Department) has decided to shift the dates for receipting. The new receipting dates are from Monday, 01 February 2016 until Friday, 12 February 2016.
The Overstrand Municipality –Local Economic Directorate in partnership with the Department of Agriculture Fisheries will be hosting Fisheries Informative Road shows around the Overstrand. The goal of the road shows will be to inform communities about the status quo of the Small Scale Fisheries and Commercial Fishing rights. The road shows will be specifically targeted but not limited to everyone who is involved in fishing and whom have interest in fishing.
The recent deluge of fires across the Overstrand, has seen an increase in calls for assistance being placed by the public to the Overstrand Municipality’s Emergency Services.
Herewith a brief report concerning the Baboon Dispersal Operation, Thursday 4 February 2016 from Stephen Müller, Director: Infrastructure and Planning.
“Cry the Beloved Overstrand” – so says Executive Mayor Nicolette Botha-Guthrie in response to the horrific shooting incident at the Hawston Camping Site on Sunday, 7 February 2016
Issued by the Overstrand Municipality Road works on the Sandbaai Main Road between Agrimark and Bergsig Street are one day behind schedule due to significant rainfall earlier the week.
Work on Sandbaai Main Road between Agrimark and Bergsig Street has fallen slightly behind schedule due to large rocks encountered during trenching.