Bartolomeu Dias Museum turns 26!

Bartolomeu Dias Museum was established on 3 February 1989 as a culmination of the 1988 Dias Festival. On the occasion of its 26th anniversary, the museum has become one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Southern Cape. It boasts a rich and diverse offering, including a life-size replica of the ship in which […]

Fireballs to sail their World Champs in Mossel Bay

Mossel Bay will be the venue for one of sailing’s most exciting world championships when the international Fireball Class holds its most prestigious annual regatta here in December 2016. The event is expected to draw between 60 and 80 boats from around the world. The Fireball is a 16-foot mono-hull sailing dinghy that’s sailed by a […]

Croft Animal Hospital

Here we are, almost in February and still recovering from all the visitors that came, and then left again. Now back to “normal”, whatever that means! At CROFT ANIMAL HOSPITAL we have a few announcements that we want to bring to your (or your four footed friend’s attention.

2015 Diaz Festival

The Portuguese explorer Bartholomeu Dias headed an expedition to sail around the southern tip of Africa in the hope of finding a trade route to India.  Dias and his fleet eventually entered what he named Aguada de São Brás (Bay of Saint Blaise) – later renamed Mossel Bayafter the abundance of mussels in the bay […]

19th George Old Car Show 14 -15 February

The Southern Cape Old Car Club presents the 19th annual George Old Car Show on Valentine’s weekend 14 and 15 February. “This year’s theme is Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow and will include vintage cars dating from the turn of the previous century to brand new futuristic models,” says Willie van der Merwe, organiser of the […]

Don’t miss the Christmas Lights in Eureka Park

Yearly the inhabitants of Eureka Park decorate their homes with the most spectacular lights which is now tradition in the area. Don’t miss it from 21 December onwards. On 24 December there will be a handout of small presents for kids with some cookies at 21 Suid Street, Eureka Park. Please contact Cherie Bennett 044 […]