PROPOSED PROVINCIAL HERITAGE SITE (PHS) NOMINATION, IN TERMS OF SECTION 27 OF THE NATIONAL HERITAGE RESOURCES ACT 25 OF 1999 (NHRA 25, 1999): GREEN POINT COMMON, REMAINDER ERF 1056.

Our Ref: HM/CAPE METROPOLITAN/GREEN POINT/REMAIDER ERF 1056 Enquiries: Jonathan. Windvogel E-mail: jonathan.windvogel@westerncape.gov.za ILifa leMveli leNtshona Koloni Tel 021 483 9736 Erfenis Wes-Kaap Date: 20 December 2018 Heritage Western Cape Green Point Residents & Ratepayers Association Mrs. Jenny McQueen P. O. Box 27156 SEA POINT 8060   PROPOSED PROVINCIAL HERITAGE SITE…

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ARTA18 categories

    The five categories in the 2018 African Responsible Tourism Awards reflect several of Africa’s sustainable development challenges – decent work and social inclusion, marine conservation, celebrating cultures, water efficiency and sustainable consumption and production.  Help us show the world that Africa’s tourism businesses generously invest in a prosperous future for the continent; submit your entry by 15…

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FUNDING FOR HERITAGE PROJECTS

  CLOSING: 31 JANUARY 2018, 12H00.    DO YOU HAVE A PROJECT ON HERITAGE AND NEED FUNDING? THE NATIONAL HERITAGE COUNCIL WOULD LIKE TO HELP YOU AND YOUR COMMUNITY SUBJECT TO MEETING ALL NATIONAL HERITAGE COUNCIL’S REQUIREMENTS.  APPLY NOW! CLOSING: 31st JANUARY 2018, 13H00. Links to the application form and other documents are at…

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Removal of Rock Art Affected by the Raising of the Clanwilliam Dam Wall, Western Cape Province, South Africa: Techniques and Procedures

Jeremy C. Hollmann,Frans Prinsloo,Wouter Fourie &Marko Hutton Pages 244-268 | Published online: 11 Dec 2017 Download citation     The commissioning by South Africa’s Department of Water and Sanitation of a new and higher wall for the Clanwilliam Dam will increase dam storage and provide additional water for emerging and existing…

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RIP Dr. Hans Fransen 1931-2017

Jim Hislop  Very sad to hear about the passing of Dr. Hans Fransen yesterday afternoon (ex-VASSA chairman, champion of conservation and dedicated author, not to mention marathon runner and cyclist). His wonderful books on Cape vernacular architecture (along with Dr. Mary Cook) remain some of the most referred to sources…

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(DCAS) has opened the nominations for the 2017/18 Cultural Affairs Awards to nominate deserving individuals and organisations for these awards.

  DCAS encourages you to nominate those individuals and organisations that have made an impact across the fields of Arts and Culture, Language, Heritage, Museums, Geographical Names, Libraries and Archives in the Western Cape on the attached nomination forms.   More information on the awards can be found online. including nomination…

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Appeal against the proposed development of the MOUNT PROSPECT Retirement Village

APPEAL BY THE CONSTANTIA RATEPAYERS’ AND RESIDENTS’ ASSOCIATION IN TERMS OF THE NATIONAL APPEAL REGULATIONS, 2014 AGAINST THE DECISION TO GRANT ENVIRONMENTAL AUTHORISATION FOR THE PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT OF THE MOUNT PROSPECT ‘RETIREMENT VILLAGE’ ON ERVEN 2641 AND 2643 CONSTANTIA, WITHIN THE CITY OF CAPE TOWN METROPOLITAN MUNICIPALITY, WESTERN CAPE PROVINCE…

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