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Life under lockdown: potjie kos, braai and home cooked meals just became fun

Life under lockdown: potjie kos, braai and ho...

Wandisile’s Plett A blog by Wandisile Sebezo. Life under lockdown: potjie kos, braai and home cooked meals just became fun “The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.” Ellen ...more

Posted: April 9th, 2020

Emergency school feeding off to great start in Western Cape

Emergency school feeding off to great start i...

Emergency school feeding off to a great start in Western Cape The emergency school feeding programme started around the Western Cape today, as schools and communities have come together to ensure our learners’ health will ...more

Posted: April 8th, 2020

Remuneration and leave during lockdown

Remuneration and leave during lockdown

FREE Webinar regarding remuneration and leave during the lockdown and the OHS Act and COVID-19 Free Webinar: 09 April 2020Time: 13:00 until 15;00 Duration: 2 Hours Program Remuneration during the lockdown: • Do I ...more

Posted: April 8th, 2020

Update on relief in Plett during COVID-19 lockdown

Update on relief in Plett during COVID-19 loc...

Food and medical relief schemes in Plett during COVID-19 lockdown A NOTICE REGARDING RELIEF SCHEMES IN PLETT from Bitou Municipality's Manager of Communications and Customer Care, Mr Andile Namtu on behalf of Bitou Mayor Mr ...more

Posted: April 8th, 2020

Performing arts and Lunchbox Theatre in Plett benefits local kids

Performing arts and Lunchbox Theatre in Plett...

Lunchbox Theatre in Plett benefits local kids through performing arts Educating through the performing arts is crucial to help develop socio-economic awareness on many different levels, and Plett’s Lunchbox Theatre is ...more

Posted: April 8th, 2020

WATCH: Freedom for penguins before lockdown

WATCH: Freedom for penguins before lockdown

Just before lockdown, Nature's Valley Trust managed to assist the incredible team from Tenikwa Wildlife Rehabilitation and Awareness Centre in releasing 12 gorgeous African Penguins that had gone through extensive ...more

Posted: April 6th, 2020

WATCH: How to use a homemade mask to prevent spreading COVID-19

WATCH: How to use a homemade mask to prevent...

Using a mask helps prevent the spread of Corona virus Masks are currently being made for all the people of Plett's Bitou region to help minimize the spread of Corona virus COVID-19. IKASI MEDIA's Lika Berning has joined ...more

Posted: April 5th, 2020

Food deliveries in Plett during lockdown

Food deliveries in Plett during lockdown

Shops offering free and paid food deliveries during lockdown in Plett During lockdown it as advisable to venture out to the shops only when absolutely necessary. To assist, many shops are offering delivery, usually free, for ...more

Posted: April 5th, 2020

Plett may be in lockdown, but watch this…

Plett may be in lockdown, but watch this…

Plettenberg Bay, like towns and cities all over South Africa, is in lockdown. During this unprecedented time, the people of Plett are hard at work keeping the town and townsfolk safe. Your health and ours is top ...more

Posted: April 4th, 2020

Masks4All Plett & Beyond

Masks4All Plett & Beyond

Masks4All Plett & Beyond - COVID-19 masks The Masks4All Bitou & Beyond is an initiative started by Plett local Steve Ritky. Under the guidance of the Bitou Covid19 Response Team, Ritky and his committed team are tasked with ...more

Posted: April 3rd, 2020

Life under lockdown: Online Partying

Life under lockdown: Online Partying

Wandisile’s Plett A blog by Wandisile Sebezo. Life under lockdown: Online Partying As South Africans are adjusting to the 21 day nationwide lockdown as part of the efforts to flatten the curve of COVID-19 ...more

Posted: April 3rd, 2020

Step by step guide to claiming UIF

Step by step guide to claiming UIF

A step by step guide on how to claim UIF Please note the following from the Dept of Labour: Should a business be classified as essential services and they let their employees work short time due to COVID 19, they ...more

Posted: April 2nd, 2020