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George Heritage Festival:  Monday 3 Oct  Station Stories

George Heritage Festival: Monday 3 Oct Station Stories

George has a plethora of incredible stories hidden in the minds and hearts of some of the wisest of citizens, and some of the most incredible historical moments come with the most fascinating lead-ups. Join the George Heritage Festival team on the couch at the Train Museum on 3 October 2016 for Stoepstories, and see how history gets coloured […]

George Heritage Festival:  Monday 3 Oct History of George

George Heritage Festival: Monday 3 Oct History of George

If the history channel is your cup of tea, come and sink your teeth into the history of your home base – George. Speakers include Hugo Leggatt, Abrie de Swardt, Ilse Schoonraad, Kevin Smith and Linda Labuschagne. Time: 14.00 at the George Museum. The past ends in the here and now with a festive cheese […]

Sport Conference in George postponed

Sport Conference in George postponed

The third Provincial Conference on Sport at NMMU’s George campus has been postponed due to ongoing student protests. NMMU management said they had taken cognisance of the current environment in the university sector and had decided to postpone the conference to a later date in the year. Madibaz Director of Sport Yoliswa Lumka said it […]

Great Brak Art Galleries

Great Brak Art Galleries

For such a small town, Great Brak has a surprising amount of art galleries! Chris Spies Art Gallery Probably the most famous of Great Brak’s art galleries, and certainly the most popular, Chris Spies’ artwork is a visual feast. His signature work is the Tree of Life, which he depicts in varying shapes and colours. […]

Book your Tickets to see REFENTSE on 5 October 2016

Book your Tickets to see REFENTSE on 5 October 2016

Refentse Morake is South Africa’s newest singing sensation. His soulful renditions of some of the biggest Afrikaans pop hits like “Sonvanger” and “Lisa se klavier” blended with his own unique African flavour has catapulted this busker from Vereeniging to an internet sensation and has forever ensnared himself in the hearts of South Africans. His first […]

Heritage Day is celebrated in Thembalethu

Heritage Day is celebrated in Thembalethu

The Youth and Gender/Disability Sections at the Community Services Directorate celebrated Heritage Day on the 24th of September with different elderly clubs and young people at the Thembalethu Thusong Centre. The Portfolio Councillor for Community and Library Services, Alderman Mercia Draghoender and officials from the sections celebrated the day with all the participants. Draghoender also […]

Schools Shakespeare Festival at The George Arts Theatre

Schools Shakespeare Festival at The George Arts Theatre

This year, on his 400th anniversary, the 2016 Shakespeare Schools Festival South Africa will come to George. The festival had its beginning in the UK and since 2009 has been running in 5 cities in South Africa. 2016 is our first Festival year giving Southern Cape Primary and High School learners in South Africa the […]

Heritage Workshop

Heritage Workshop

Travel to the past at the treasure chest of history. Join the Friends of the George Museum, as they present a Heritage workshop in collaboration with the Genealogy Society of SA (Southern Cape), Southern Cape Visual Arts (SCAVA) and Charles Sayers. On Monday, 3 October 2016 at 14h00, you can join history buffs and the […]

Befondsing aan sportklubs in Touwsranten

Befondsing aan sportklubs in Touwsranten

Drie sportklubs, die Touwsranten Swallows netbalklub, die Wilderness United Netbalklub en die American Swallows Voetbalklub  het elk R5000  ontvang  van die George Stadsraad na ‘n besluit van die Wykskomitee van Wyk 4 om uit die R100 000 Projekte vir 2015/16 befondsing aan klubs beskikbaar te stel. Die klubs het uitrustings en toerusting met die befondsing aangekoop.

7th Funda Mzantsi Championship set to take place in George

7th Funda Mzantsi Championship set to take place in George

The 7th Funda Mzantsi championship is set to take place under the theme “Developing Creative Minds” from 03 to 05 October 2016 at the Eden Church and Imizamo Yethu High School in George, Western Cape. Hosted in partnership with the Departments of Arts and Culture and Correctional Services, Funda Mzantsi championship is an initiative spearheaded […]

Establishment of Ward Committees in the George Municipal Area

Establishment of Ward Committees in the George Municipal Area

George Municipality is will start this week with information sessions to inform communities on the establishment and composition of Ward Committees. The Local Government: Municipal Structures Act, 1998, makes provision for the establishment of Ward Committees as a means to encourage community participation in municipal matters. A Ward Committee is an area-based committee whose boundaries […]