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17/10/2017 07:06 PM
Fare evasion is not fair play
Ticket fraud in the form of used tickets being passed on to passengers outside or who are waiting to board the bus, is becoming a growing concern for the GO GEORGE bus service. More and more passengers are airing their disgust about this practice. “I have paid for my ticket, because I’m an honest citizen,” […]

17/10/2017 06:50 PM
Planned electricity outage 19 Oct 2017
NOTIFICATION OF THE INTERRUPTION  OF THE ELECTRICITY SUPPLY. THE FOLLOWING AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED:  Hoekwil Road will be affected between Seaside Lake and Ebb and Flow NOTICE is hereby given that the electricity supply will be interrupted on THURSDAY 19 OCTOBER 2017 FROM 09:00 TO 16:00 for the purpose of doing alterations to the electrical mains.  […]

17/10/2017 06:37 PM
Major manoeuvres at Driver of the Year competition this Saturday
George’s top professional truck and bus drivers will be showing off their skills during the annual Driver of the Year Competition in the Eden Meander shopping centre parking lot this Saturday (21 October 2017). Sixty-four drivers from local distribution companies, public transport and the municipality will be competing in four categories including buses, vans, rigid […]

17/10/2017 05:59 PM
Wednesday Business League starts at Kingswood Golf Club
Kingswood Business League starts Wednesday 18 October 2017. Every Business Owner knows that deals are not always done in the office or over the phone. If you’re looking for an excellent opportunity to network and grow your business, join the Business League at Kingswood Golf Club every Wednesday. Tee-offs from 11:30 to 1pm for 18 […]

16/10/2017 05:34 PM
Netbal ontwikkeling vir Geelhoutboom VGK Primêr
Die George Sport Afdeling in samewerking met Eden Netbal Federasie het die afgelope Saterdag, 14de Oktober, ‘n suksesvolle netbal kliniek aangebied vir 22 leerders van die Geelhoutboom VGK Primere Skool. Die leerders wat hieraan deelgeneem het, se ouderdomme het gewissel tussen 9-13 jaar oud.

13/10/2017 05:09 PM
Electricity interruption – 16 & 17 October 2017
NOTIFICATION OF THE INTERRUPTION  OF THE ELECTRICITY SUPPLY. THE FOLLOWING AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED:  PORTION OF TAMSUI INDUSTRIAL (PEARL STREET & RUBY CRESENT)  NOTICE is hereby given that the electricity supply will be interrupted on MONDAY 16 OCTOBER 2017 FROM 17:00 TO 19:00 for the purpose of doing alterations to the electrical mains.  Consumers are warned […]

13/10/2017 05:04 PM
Stellenbosch Madrigal Singers at the George Arts Theatre
The Stellenbosch Madrigal Singers is an A Cappella group founded in 2004 consisting of 12 members including young adults and students. The current members are Derik Pretorius, Michelle Butler, Elsje Kemp, Helene Fouche, Divan Sass, Carla van Greunen, Harri Kemp, Chris Spies, Jolanda Becker, Sandriette Howard, Carmen Lewis and Jan Dreyer. Their repertoire includes a […]

11/10/2017 01:30 PM
Fancourt golf renovations and new golf carts
Fancourt, located in George (as part of the Garden Route), has become a global landmark for golfing and leisure travel.  Golf takes pride of place, and deservedly so.  Designed by a team led by Gary Player, all three of the estate’s 18-hole golf courses – Montagu, Outeniqua and The Links, a privately owned club, – […]

10/10/2017 02:24 PM
George Muni Choir at Celebration Gospel Festival
The George Municipal Choir will be among several gospel bands and choirs performing at the interdenominational Celebration Gospel Festival at Outeniqua Stadium in George next Saturday, 21 October 2017. Centring around messages of hope, honouring people helping those in need during the Garden Route fires and prayer for rain, the celebration is open to all. […]

10/10/2017 12:48 PM
George Municipality achieves gold at Better Together Games
George Municipality did very well at the Better Together regional sports event that was held at the Van Riebeeck stadium, Mossel Bay on 22 September. Different provincial departments and municipalities including Eden District Municipalities attend the annual event. The officials won gold in Touch Rugby, gold in Action Cricket and silver in Dominoes.  The winning […]