Struisbaai, Hermanus, Plettenberg Bay Rescues

STRUISBAAI Reinard Geldenhuys, NSRI Agulhas station commander, said: At 14h00 on Sunday the 5th of November, NSRI Agulhas duty crew were activated following a request for assistance from the chucci fishing vessel Marco reporting motor mechanical failure 3 nautical miles from Struisbaai. The sea rescue craft Spirit of Agulhas was launched and on arrival on


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Rubber-duck and crew assisted – Hermanus

NSRI Hermanus Jaytee III

HERMANUS: Deon Langenhoven, NSRI Hermanus station commander, said: At 19h59, Thursday, 02 November, NSRI Hermanus duty crew were activated following reports from the SA Police Services of 5 persons on a rubber-duck adrift on the Fisherhaven Lagoon following motor battery failure. 2 men, from Kleinmond, Nieuwoudtville and 3 women, 2 from Oudtshoorn and 1 from


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Unmanned rubber-duck found adrift at sea

Deon Langenhoven, NSRI Hermanus station commander, said: At 15h58 on Wednesday the 11th of October, NSRI Hermanus duty crew were activated following reports from a fishing vessel of an unmanned rubber-duck found floating off-shore of Danger Point, Gansbaai. The fishing vessel had attached a tow-line and were remaining at the position where the unmanned rubber-duck was found about


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Yacht assisted

Deon Langenhoven, NSRI Hermanus station commander, said: At 23h17, Friday, 22nd September, NSRI Hermanus duty crew were activated by the Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) following a request for assistance from the yacht Rev De Lune, with 4 local male crew onboard, sailing from Simon’s Town to Mossel Bay in the MBR-2017 (Mossel Bay Race


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Weekend Rescues

RICHARDS BAY: Norman Rautenbach, NSRI Richards Bay duty coxswain, said: At 13h00 on Saturday the 16th of September, NSRI Richards Bay duty crew were activated following reports of a missing teenager in the Amatikulu River Lagoon. It was reported that the teenager, a local male aged in his late teens, was crossing the river lagoon


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CT Rotary Wine Auction 2017

Rotary has been hosting our annual wine auction for over 20 years. It is always a fun and relaxed evening and there are some fabulous lots on sale. Please join us on the 5th October and the Table Bay Hotel.  It is one of those events where you can come on your own or with


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Whale disentangled – Kleinmond:

HERMANUS: Deon Langenhoven, NSRI Hermanus station commander, said: At 12h30, Sunday, 20th August, NSRI Hermanus duty crew were activated following numerous calls from eye-witnesses reporting a whale appearing to be entangled in flotation buoys and rope between Palmiet and Kleinmond. The sea rescue craft South Star, crewed by our NSRI Hermanus crew myself Deon Langenhoven and


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