The Cape Navigator

Seaside Community Newspaper

Category: Hout Bay

Urgent Search Underway for 6 Fishermen Missing at Sea

File photo of Hout Bay by Raquel Pereira.

A massive search and rescue operation is currently underway for six fishermen who are missing at sea off the coast of South Africa. The men believed to be from the Hout Bay and Hawston areas, were last seen aboard a grey Ballistic 7.8 meter RHIB (rigid hull inflatable boat) named “Berta Fishing Experience.” The National […]

Cape Town Residents Urged to Prepare for Planned Water Supply Disruptions from 19 to 23 February

File photo of maintenance to water infrastructure in Cape Town.

CAPE TOWN – The City’s Water and Sanitation Directorate has announced planned water supply maintenance from 19 to 23 February, impacting various areas in and around Cape Town. The essential work aims to improve water supply infrastructure and reduce water wastage, forming part of the City’s Water Demand Management Strategy. Zero-Pressure Tests and Conditional Assessments: […]

Cape Town Explores Future of Coastal Waste Disposal

Cape Town Explores Future of Coastal Waste Disposal

Workshop Discusses Feasibility Study and Costs CAPE TOWN – The Water and Sanitation Directorate, in collaboration with the Section 79 Water and Sanitation Portfolio Committee and the Section 80 Mayoral Advisory Committee for Inland Water Quality, recently conducted an interactive workshop to deliberate on a feasibility study and associated costs regarding the future of three […]

Planned Electricity Supply Interruptions in Hout Bay for Critical Maintenance

Photo of Hout Bay by Mick Haupt.

HOUT BAY – The City of Cape Town’s Electricity Generation and Distribution Department has issued a notice to residents in parts of Hout Bay regarding planned electricity interruptions scheduled for 21 and 28 February 2024. This essential maintenance is aimed at the major Bisschop electricity substation in the area, ensuring the reliability of the electricity […]

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