ST FRANCIS NAUTICAL FESTIVAL
St Francis Chronicle, April 2014
Preliminary Programme for Nautical Festival 26 April: 10am Ofﬁcial Opening Parade by the TS Kromme Sea Cadets at Squid Square. 10:30am Jetski Run 10:30am Launch of Photographic Competition 10am–5pm ·Food Stalls, Beer Tent, Tea Garden. Boat, Yacht and Jetski show. ·Boat Rides or Yacht Trips. Kite Display. Kids Zone. 11am to 1pm ·Penguin Release by SANNCOB ·NSRI & Working With Fire Dem ·Kids Fishing Competition off the jetties. ·St Francis Kromme Trust Kids Art on Squid Square and crafting workshops & Sanccob Wild about Penguins Educational Programme 11:30am Paddling Event 12pm Miss Nautical Capital Pagent (U/16) 12pm–2pm Chokka Boat visits 2pm ·Open Water Swimmers arrive in the harbour ·Port St Francis Mile (plus 200m, 400m and 800m swim) with Brenton Williams 4pm – 8pm ·Fashion Show ·Weigh-in of Fishing Competition ·Sundowners ·Supper on the Square provided by Chez Patrick restaurant and other restaurants at Squid Square ·Harcourts Live Music 25 & 26 April · Fishing Competition. Registration at Squid Square. Weigh-in daily at 4 pm. Prizes for deep sea, light tackle, rock, surf
and spear biggest ﬁsh. 30 April· Olive Tree Junction Fish Braai (green menu) on from 11am - till late. R50 p/p including a beer, glass of wine or cooldrink. Clown/ face painting/ Jumping Castle/ Jungle Gym for kids to play on Music from 4pm. Bookings - 042 294 1441 1 May 9am Triple Challenge (run, swim, paddle as individuals or teams) Sea Glades Drive. R60 per adult R40 u14's. 7pm Shipwreck Party @ Trattoria. Dinner & Dance Tickets R40pp cover charge. Best Dressed prizes! 3 May 9am Amateur Paddling Competition @ small boat harbour on Canals by Little Venice Adventures 12:30pm – 6pm Concert In The Park & Food Market @ Village Green behind Legends. Bring your blanket for an afternoon of good company and music.
Brenton Williams, Jeffreys Bay master swimmer willl be swimming in the open mile on 26 April from Cape St Francis to the Port.
Events Daily from 26 April - 3 May: ·Canal Cruises by Brisan 12pm and 5pm Tel: 042 294 1894 D e e p s e a c r u i s e s b y L i t t l e Ve n i c e adventures to ﬁnd seals, dolphins and other wild life or just to enjoy the open sea ride or to ﬁsh. Other boating companies at the port also offer boat rides and deep sea ﬁshing and whaline watching. · SA Longboard Surﬁng Competition, Cape St Francis. Sponsored by the Cape St Francis Resort. · Children's fun playground at the Yard on St Francis Drive hosted by Little Venice Adventures daily fun and games every day of the festival for the whole family, kids and teens (see advert on back page for details and p3.)
* Swimming at Liquid Lines week days, Cape St Francis in a professional pool. Tel 042 2980013
Kromme Trust fishing fun forchildren and their parents at the Cove
Also events at Cape St Francis Resort each evening from 26 April - 2 May. (See p3 and p16 for details)
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Published on Apr 18, 2014