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Save the Date: 10-12 July Plett Food Film

Save the Date: 10-12 July Plett Food Film

Delicious Film and Compelling Food at the fourth edition of Plett Food & Film, part of the Plett Arts Festival this June and July. Whether you’re talking cuisine, film, chefs or raw entertainment, this year’s festival has a buffet of options catering to any entertainment junkie. Of course, films are not the only course of […]

Plett features in Getaway Magazine

Plett features in Getaway Magazine

Plettenberg Bay features in the latest issue of Getaway Magazine in an Insider’s guide article by local writer Emma Jordan, entitled: “Not-so-posh Plett will surprise you.” Photos by Vanessa Brewer. Read the article here

Minister Alan Winde rides the inaugural Cross Cape Cycle Route

Minister Alan Winde rides the inaugural Cross Cape Cycle Route

On 12th May, an intrepid group of cyclists set off from Plett’s Main Street on the inaugural ride of the Cross Cape Cycle Route, from Plett to Stellenbosh. Bitou Mayor, Peter Lobese, welcomed the cyclists by saying: “We are grateful for this wonderful opportunity to put our town in the spotlight. Plett is home. It […]

Take a walk on the wild side - exploring Plett’s beautiful trails

Take a walk on the wild side – exploring Plett’s beautiful trails

You’re off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So… get on your way!”  Dr Seuss Whether scaling a mountain or rounding a bend, nothing beats the sight of Plett’s beaches, forests and craggy mountain tops from the many trails in the area. These hikes offer dazzling beauty and get-away-from-it-all appeal. […]

Three Plett teams conquer Expedition Africa 2017

Three Plett teams conquer Expedition Africa 2017

The Expedition Africa 2017 adventure race saw team Skylotec Adventure place first on Wednesday, 18th of May after only four days of racing. As they anticipated their several days of catching up on sleep and stuffing themselves to replenish and refuel their minds and bodies, the remaining racers were still dreaming of crossing that line. Plett […]

Just 5 weeks till Plett ARTS Festival

Just 5 weeks till Plett ARTS Festival

30 June – 22 July 2017: A three-week celebration of the arts, the Plett ARTS Festival brings productions, art demonstrations and exhibitions, performances and international movies to the neighbourhood of Plettenberg Bay for a one-of-a-kind art revolution in the area. The performances showcase theatrical actors and visual artists that inspire and nourish the artistic community of […]

Do you care about the marine life off the Plett/Knysna coastline?

Do you care about the marine life off the Plett/Knysna coastline?

What is happening?  A company called Sungu-Sungu has been given a permit by the Petroleum Agency South Africa to do seismic surveys for gas and oil off our coastline. Quite apart from the eventual implications of any future drilling and exploitation, the seismic surveys themselves could severely affect the marine life off our shores, since […]

Plett Adventure Racing Team flying through Expedition Africa 2017

Plett Adventure Racing Team flying through Expedition Africa 2017

The start of the fourth day of Expedition Africa dawned as the Plett Adventure Racing Team made their way along the coast from Gamtoos River Mouth into Jeffrey’s Bay to their penultimate transition of the adventure race, Expedition Africa 2017 – Baviaans. The past few days have seen these incredible athletes trek 140km, cycle 200km […]

Notification of the Newly Established Bitou Municipal Council Coalition

Notification of the Newly Established Bitou Municipal Council Coalition

Recent media statement by the Executive Mayor Cllr Peter Lobese has confirmed that a new political agreement has been entered into between the Active United Front (AUF) and the Democratic Alliance (DA). The newly established coalition of Bitou Municipal Council will take effect as of the next Council Meeting which will be convened on Tuesday […]

DA-coalition takes governance in Bitou

DA-coalition takes governance in Bitou

After thorough negotiations, a coalition agreement to govern Bitou Municipality has been signed by the DA (Democratic Alliance) and the AUF (Active United Front). Mayor Peter Lobese (AUF) has stated that this coalition is formed for the good of Bitou and its residents, especially the poor, as the DA and AUF agree on the following […]