News and Speeches for Ministry of Cultural Affairs and Sport

Oral History Initiative rolls out in Laingsburg

23 June 2017

The Minister of the Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS), Anroux Marais officiated the launch of the Read More

Media Alert: New Citrusdal Library To Be Opened By Minister Marais

19 June 2017

On 19 June 2017 Minister Anroux Marais will officially open the new Citrusdal Library in the Cederberg Municipality. Read More

Minister Anroux Marais at Museums Cheque Hand Over

13 June 2017

WESTERN CAPE MINISTER OF CULTURAL AFFAIRS AND SPORT, ANROUX MARAIS MUSEUMS CHEQUE HAND OVER 1 JUNE 2017   Good afternoon, goeiedag, molweni nonke Read More

Minister Anroux Marais Officially Opens the Ashbury Library

13 June 2017

WES-KAAPSE MINISTER VAN KULTUURSAKE EN SPORT, ANROUX MARAIS OPENING VAN ASHBURY BIBLIOTEEK 1 JUNIE 2017   Good morning, goeiemôre, molweni nonke Read More

Minister Anroux Marais Officially Opens the Berghof Library

13 June 2017

WES-KAAPSE MINISTER VAN KULTUURSAKE EN SPORT, ANROUX MARAIS OPENING VAN BERGHOF BIBLIOTEEK 2 JUNIE 2017   Good morning, goeiemôre, molweni nonke Read More

‘Sharing our Stories’ on International Archives Day

12 June 2017

During the afternoon of 9 June 2017, the Western Cape Archives and Records Service of the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) celebrated  International Archives D Read More

Museums received ceremonial cheques at Symposium in Cape Town

2 June 2017

On 1 June 2017, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais officiated at the annual Museum Symposium in Cape Town. Read More

Media Alert: New Ashbury Library To Be Opened By Minister Marais

31 May 2017

MEDIA ALERT: NEW ASHBURY LIBRARY TO BE OPENED BY MINISTER MARAIS Tomorrow, 1 June 2017, the Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, will officially open the new Ashbury Library in Montagu. Read More

Western Cape Government and Artscape host vibrant Africa Day Celebrations

29 May 2017

The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) hosted Africa Day Celebrations at the Artscape Theatre on 25 May 2017. Read More

DCAS invests in Metro and West Coast Museums

26 May 2017

On 25 May 2017, Mr Guy Redman, Chief Director for Cultural Affairs at the Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) handed over the annual subsidies and grants to Read More

Worcester Museum a hive of activity for International Museum Day

26 May 2017

International Museum Day was commemorated across the world on 18 May with the theme of “Saying the unspeakable in museums”. Read More

Minister Anroux Marais Officiates at Launch of Africa Day 2017

25 May 2017

WESTERN CAPE MINISTER OF CULTURAL AFFAIRS AND SPORT, ANROUX MARAIS LAUNCH OF AFRICA DAY 25 MAY 2017 Read More

DCAS and Netball South Africa (NSA) host Coaches Workshop

17 May 2017

The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) in partnership with Netball South Africa (NSA) and Western Cape Netball Read More

Cape Winelands And West Coast Museums On The Map

16 May 2017

The Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) launched the Cape Winelands and West Coast Museum Route brochure on Read More

Media Alert: Cape Winelands Museum Route Brochure To Be Launched

15 May 2017

MEDIA ALERT: CAPE WINELANDS MUSEUM ROUTE BROCHURE TO BE LAUNCHED BY MINISTER MARAIS   Read More

Launch of National Archives Awareness Week in the Western Cape

10 May 2017

WESTERN CAPE MINISTER OF CULTURAL AFFAIRS AND SPORT, ANROUX MARAIS LAUNCH OF NATIONAL ARCHIVES AWARENESS WEEK 9 MAY 2017 Read More

National Archives Week Promotes Youth Education

10 May 2017

On 9 May 2017 the Western Cape Provincial Archive Service of the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) in partnership with the Department of Read More

Media Alert: National Archives Awareness Week to Be Launched by Minister Marais

8 May 2017

Tomorrow, 9 May 2017, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais will officially launch National Archives Awareness Week at the Provincial Archives and Records Service in Roeland Read More

DCAS Drama Competition Touched Hearts At Suidoosterfees

2 May 2017

On 28 April 2017 the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais named African Calling with “Question Mark” as the best Read More

Great Sportsmanship and Camaraderie at the Farmworkers’ Sports Day

2 May 2017

The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) in partnership with the Western Cape Provincial Sports Confederation (WCPSC) hosted the 9th Annual Farmworkers’ Sports Day at Swellend Read More