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Plans afoot to extend the Bird Island Marine Protected Area

  • 31 July 2014

The Bird Island Marine Protected Area (MPA) could be extended from 700 hectares to 120 000 hectares, to further protect wildlife in the area.

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SAAF PE’s Supermarine Spitfire IX model nears completion.

  • 29 July 2014 | By Sarah Came

The full-scale Supermarine Spitfire Mk IX model being built at the SAAF Museum in Port Elizabeth is one step closer to being completed.

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Discover Nelson Mandela Bay’s indigenous dinosaur

  • 23 July 2014 | By Sarah Came

South Africa is rich in prehistoric treasures, including evidence of the earliest-known use of controlled fire, and thousands of fossilised remains of creatures ranging from… Read more

Samrec to benefit on Nelson Mandela Day

  • 17 July 2014

Tomorrow will be an extraordinary day as we, for the first time since his passing in December 2013, honour our global icon, Nelson Mandela. Nelson… Read more

World War I commemorations over the next four years

  • 14 July 2014 | By Lynnette Johns

Nelson Mandela Bay’s role in World War I will be commemorated in exhibitions, talks and books, at museums and by cultural organisations over the next… Read more

Our Freedom Captured competition winner is ...

  • 10 July 2014 | By Lynnette Johns

A lucky Capetonian has won our Freedom Captured competition. We asked you to tell us what freedom means to you, and we had some great… Read more

South Africa vs Scotland: international rugby returns to Nelson Mandela Bay

  • 26 June 2014 | By Roy Barford

International rugby returns to Nelson Mandela Bay for the first time since 2012, when the Springboks host Scotland at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium at 17h00… Read more

A pyramid at the foot of Africa and how a city got her name

  • 17 June 2014 | By Lynnette Johns

One would not expect to find a pyramid in South Africa, and yet there is one, in Port Elizabeth – erected in memory of the… Read more

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