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Tammy Harcourts

11 step guide for surviving SA

                                               Tammy Messiter- Tooze.                                                  Harcourts Dolphin Coast.   When thinking of Buying or Selling property in the current market place, the term – ‘Junk Status” is creating a lot of uncertainty.  Under normal circumstances, buying or selling property is an …

From The Editor Vol 14 Issue 9

  Having organised several outdoor music events in the greater Ballito region over the past few years, I have come to realise that there is a better than average chance of rain falling when you really don’t want it to. Such was …

Freshlyground – Coming to Ballito June 11th

Over the past seven years, and across three acclaimed albums, it’s become increasingly hard to pinpoint just one reason why Freshlyground is so universally adored. Everywhere they go, Freshlyground is a sensation. In South Africa, audiences of every race cram in to …

From The Editor

The weather on the weekend was lovely for the garden – and the swimming pool enjoyed a free top-up into the bargain, but I wasn’t too keen on taking the dogs out in the rain. Our dogs are what one might call …
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The Renovation Dream Team

Ballito is one of the most desirable addresses in South Africa at present and there is no shortage of people looking to relocate here for the lifestyle it offers. Recently we have seen a growing trend among those with limited budget, and …
Flick Holmes

‘It’s In Our DNA’

In the nucleus of every cell there are metres of DNA, which when unravelled and examined, reveal the true nature of the blueprints for things to grow and live. DNA is a molecule that carries most of the genetic instructions used in …

Kom Dans Net…Met Steve!

Afrikaans is Groot in Ballito!   Weens die gewildheid van die Afrikaanse radio program “Luister Net Met Steve” , eksklusief op Radio Life & Style 88.0 FM , bring ons nou die beste  in Afrikaanse musiek na die dansvloer! Bespreek nou vir …
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Imaginative Package Designs

Here is a selection of beautiful packaging designs, some conceptual and some that made it to the shelves but all great examples of the designer going the extra mile to ensure that all important first impression is a positive one.
Calling all bridge players

Calling all bridge players

The much anticipated Christmas Fair Fund annual bridge morning will be held on Wednesday, 20th April 2016 at Braeside, just inland from Ballito. All bridge players are invited to participate in a fun morning of enjoyable bridge while supporting the fundraising initiatives …

From the Editor

So the countdown towards local elections has begun and the first weekend of voter registration has been a resounding success according to various media reports. Over a million people registered to vote over the weekend but whether these were first time registrations …