New South African plug standard is mandatory for new installations

South Africa’s new plug and socket standard, SANS 164-2 or ZA Plug, has become mandatory for new installations, the SABS confirmed to MyBroadband. This means that any new buildings erected must incorporate electrical sockets that conform to the new standard. An amendment to the wiring code introduced in 2016 stated that the ZA Plug would become semi-mandatory for new in...
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Innovative local students launch online textbook resale platform

Bramble is an online platform aimed at connecting students wanting to sell or buy textbooks, as well as physical and electronic notes. This not only allows students to earn an extra income, but it also makes the learning process a whole lot easier. As students ourselves, we understand the real life of a student and we hope to give you more room for the good life, more ti...
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Mel Botes @ Cafe Roux

A celebration of the poets, their songs and of course paired with wine!  Featuring guitar virtuouso & songwriter, Mel Botes. For the past nine years, multi-talented musician and master guitarist Mel Botes, has tantalized audiences all over the country with his critically acclaimed musical performances in two Pink Floyd tribute shows, “Crazy Diamond” and “Dark Side of the...
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Nik Rabinowitz – Dry White

In his new one-man show, Dry White, Nik explores the causes and its ramifications of Cape Town’s water crisis – which if you know anything about Cape Town, you may know are not the same for everyone. He looks at the bigger picture, but also the smaller picture – the details nobody has had time to consider. For example; should we really still be referring to it as The Cape of St...
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Need an increased quota for your household drinking water consumption

To apply for special exemption from the water restrictions on conditions laid out in the water restrictions guidelines, please follow the process below: * Exceptions are only made in special circumstances. * Individual applications are evaluated on the merits of the case and require supporting documentation. * Exemptions are applicable to businesses where water use is a co...
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Gary’s Surf School

Gary’s surf school has lessons for all ages and experience levels. Suitable for corporate events, birthday parties, hen/bachelor parties. On-site free locker and change room facilities available to customers. Venue: 34 Balmoral Building, Beach Rd, Muizenberg, Cape Town Time: 8am to 5pm Cost: R 200 to R 400 Source This Post is sponsored by Chas Everitt Cape Town S...
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Waterwise properties highlighted in marketing initiative

Chas Everitt Cape Town South is the first company in South Africa to highlight waterwise properties. "This step recognises the substantial investment that many sellers have made in their properties with regard to water efficiency as well as independent water sourcing and storage solutions. These efforts and investments can cost hundreds of thousands of Rands and a mere pass...
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This Area Blog is Managed by eNeighbourhoods

Operated and managed by eNeighbourhoods, this service is sponsored by Chas Everitt Cape Town South as a service to the community.  Our brief is to provide and share local content of interest to the various areas in the Cape Town South area through the various blogs to the benefit of the community and the sponsor.  It is further the intention to offer at no cost to the membe...
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