Volunteer Dies Fighting Kommetjie Blaze

Our prayers to the family of Andrew Janntjies, of Fish Hoek Disaster Management Volunteer Corps, who died at the Kommetjie blaze which ripped through Slangkop in Kommetjie. The fire broke out just before 19:00 on Wednesday along Slangkop Road. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DymNlszY1vQ At 19:10 clouds of smoke could be seen from Kommetjie Road. Several fire trucks lin...
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Shark Encounter at Noordhoek

Kommetjie Resident and Western Province Surfer Graeme Field and two friends had a close encounter on Wednesday morning, 5 November, when two Great White Sharks decided to pay them a visit whilst surfing. Field had headed out early with friends Carolyn Dent and Charles Tanton to surf local spot The Dunes at Noordhoek Beach. They found the break uncrowded and proceeded to pad...
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