Category Archives: General News

The Battle of Trafalgar: Admiral Lord Nelson’s Captured French Flag

Huge flag captured from French battleship by Admiral Lord Nelson to go on display for first time in 100 years The ensign of Le Genereux, which is roughly the size of a tennis court, was taken by Nelson and his men in 1800 and is believed to be one of the earliest Tricolours in existence […]

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Durban Brewing Co. & RNYC

Durban Brewing Company launches new taps in Britannia Room In the words of Scott Hunter “Following a Passion Building a Dream” Our adventure began about 4 years ago after some time home brewing and experimenting with various beer styles, we made the decision to start a commercial brewery. We registered the Durban Brewing Co. in […]

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Mr Brodie’s Movember Challenge

MOVEMBER CHALLENGE FROM KEITH BRODIE AND THE FUNDRAISING TEAM With November drawing near, may we encourage our menfolk to support our cancer fund raising drive by growing a moustache. For an entry fee of R 500.00, we encourage you to participate in this drive to benefit Highway Hospice. Then on Friday 30 November at our […]

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1st Port Natal Sea Scouts Regatta

1st Port Natal Sea Scouts Regatta It’s time for the Annual 1st Port Natal Sea Scouts Regatta! The jamboree starts at 17h00 on Friday, 12th October and ends on Sunday, 14th October at 15h00.   The Scouts are in for an adventurous weekend, including camping at Rod n Reel, sailing keelboats, dinghy sailing, rowing, canoeing, […]

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The Ocean Mapping Expedition

The Ocean Mapping Expedition On Thursday, 11th October The Geneva-based Foundation Pacifique held a Press Conference on the occasion of the arrival in South Africa of the 33m-long Swiss Ketch Fleur De Passion as part of the Ocean Mapping Expedition.   “This unique 4-year journey (2015-2019) around the world from Seville to Seville combines science, […]

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