Castle Point Lighthouse

Castle Point Lighthouse

Precious, precious photo of our port and the old Castle Point lighthouse, back in the day. Unfortunately the photo is not dated. Castle Point Lighthouse was commissioned on the 1st of August 1860. Built on a rubble base, it was a tapered square timber tower painted...
Experience Kei Mouth

Experience Kei Mouth

The lovely seaside holiday village of Kei Mouth is situated 45 minute drive from East London on the Wild Coast. Solar-Powered Beachfront Accommodation in Kei Mouth Kei Rocks and Sea Breeze are two adjacent self-contained two-storey, seafront holiday apartments. Each...
Shipwrecked! SA Oranjeland

Shipwrecked! SA Oranjeland

The treacherous East London coast claimed one of its most high-profile victims on Tuesday, 13 August 1974 when the SA Oranjeland ran aground off the Esplanade.Built just five years earlier in Hamburg, Germany, the state-of-the-art cargo vessel left the Port of East...
Welcome to Kidd’s Beach

Welcome to Kidd’s Beach

Kidd’s Beach, just off the R72 – and a mere 23km from East London’s King Phalo Airport- lies the picturesque peaceful and progressive village of Kidd’s Beach. The Mkhanzi River – which takes its name from the Xhosa word “Umkhanzi” meaning “bulrush”- forms...
Let’s take care of Business!

Let’s take care of Business!

Taking Care of Business is something we all do on a daily basis, but when last did you do a blitz on your appliance cupboards? Well get busy and make a pile of all those broken, old, testy or extra appliances you have, because nestled in a busy corner of East London’s...