News and Events - August 2016

Events in August 2016

05 Aug 2016 - 05 Aug 2016

Be a part of the live audience for the One Land Love It Expedition Documentary and hear first-hand from Wayne and his support team the tales of adventure and inspiration in aid of our rhino as he cycled 6000 kms around South Africa connecting all 19 SANParks (National Parks). SANParks will receive the iconic 'Scroll of Unity' in Conservation... Read More

05 Jun 2016 - 04 Sep 2016

Time to embrace our beautiful city, our beautiful coastline and take advantage of our mild winters with the Endurade Winter Series Triathlon. Read More


24 Aug 2016 - 23 Sep 2016

The works exhibited present a broad representation of the invaluable contributions, mileage, circumventions and conventions, as well as an expression of diverse philosophies from different backgrounds. The exhibition seeks to fuel or demystify the perceptions, notions and discourses around women as the ‘rulers of the last kingdom’. Read More

26 Aug 2016 - 26 Aug 2016

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Latest News published August 2016

18 Aug 2016

A NEW jewel has been added to the crown of South Africa’s best wildlife experiences in the Eastern Cape. Addo Wildlife brings together the Sundays River Valley’s two iconic farming activities – game and citrus – to offer a destination for the whole family including kids’ activities, outdoor adventure, and local home-made produce. Read More

17 Aug 2016

Alex van Rijswijck and NMMU’s Britney Linder emerged from the waves as open champions of the annual Billabong Madibaz surfing contest at Pipe in Port Elizabeth over the weekend. Local wave rider Van Rijswijck edged out Robert Jacobs and Cyle Meyers for the title, while Linder beat Madibaz team-mates Roxy Giles and Rebekah Anderson. Read More

16 Aug 2016

The NMMU-Madibaz teams retained their status as the top sporting institution in the Eastern Cape with another triumph in the annual intervarsity in Port Elizabeth on Saturday. After a packed day of sporting action between four academic institutions, the Madibaz reigned supreme in the overall stakes with first places in 19 different... Read More

16 Aug 2016

On Thursday 18 August 2016, Collegiate Girls’ High School will host a Youth Concerto Festival in their Stevenson Hall. This marks a first for South African Schools as a concert of this nature has never been attempted by Secondary School students. The music staff at Collegiate feel as though there is a lot of talent amongst their existing... Read More

15 Aug 2016

After five years and a total of 500 wheelchairs donated, the Association for Persons with Physical Disabilities (APD) and SPAR Eastern Cape continued their drive to assist those in need yesterday. The SPAR Wheelchair Wednesday campaign got under way at SUPERSPAR Gelvandale as APD began their ambitious objective of raising funds for 150... Read More