News and Speeches for Department of Cultural Affairs & Sport

Year Beyond (YEBO) Social Innovation Challenge 2018

14 November 2018

Year Beyond (YEBO) Social Innovation Challenge 2018: Finding solutions to one of our wicked problems Read More

Archives honoured for helping preserve history

8 November 2018

The Western Cape Archives and Records Service (WCARS) has been recognised for not only helping to preserve the history of South Africa but also making it accessible to members of the public. Read More

Media Alert: WC Archives and Records Service to receive silver medal award

7 November 2018

Tomorrow, 8 November 2018, Minister Anroux Marais will receive the VOC Foundation’s Silver Medal awarded to the Western Cape Archives and Records Service. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Marais bids farewell to SA Homeless Street Soccer Team

6 November 2018

MEDIA ALERT: MINISTER MARAIS TO OFFICIALLY BID FAREWELL TO SA HOMELESS STREET SOCCER WORLD CUP TEAM Read More

Central Karoo athletes achieve gold and silver at Provincial RSDP

31 October 2018

On Saturday 27 October 2018 the Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) co-hosted the Provincial Rural Sport Development Programme (RSDP) Game Read More

Active participation at 2018 Metro Better Together Games

29 October 2018

The sweltering heat could not dampen the enthusiasm of staff members from the 13 Western Cape Government departments who attended the Metro Better Together Games on Friday, 26 October 2018. Read More

ASGC celebrates arts showcase at Baxter

29 October 2018

On Saturday, 27 October 2018 Read More

Oral History initiative rollout launched in Worcester

22 October 2018

Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Ms Read More

Building team spirit at West Coast BTG

22 October 2018

The Western Cape  Read More

Minister Marais in Mowbray and Overberg for handover

22 October 2018

Tomorrow, 23 October 2018, Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, will present Sport Infrastructure and Facilities Planning Certificates to municipal officials in Mowbray. Read More

Oral History Initiative launched in Breede Valley by Minister Marais

16 October 2018

On Monday, 15 October 2018, the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, officially launched the Oral History Initiative i Read More

Media Alert: Saldanha Bay Rugby Clubs to receive equipment from Minister Marais

16 October 2018

Tomorrow, 17 October 2018, Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, will present sporting equipment to clubs in the Saldanha Bay Municipality. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Marais to roll out Oral History Initiative in Worcester

15 October 2018

MEDIA ALERT: MINISTER MARAIS TO OFFICIALLY ROLL OUT ORAL HISTORY INITIATIVE IN WORCESTER Read More

Media Alert: 40th Foot of Africa Marathon to be officiated by Minister Marais

11 October 2018

Tomorrow, 12 October 2018, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport Anroux Marais will deliver the keynote address at the 2018 Foot of Africa Marathon Gala Din Read More

DCAS Drama concludes its development aspect

10 October 2018

The weekend of 6 October 2018 saw the conclusion of the development aspect of the Read More

Sharing and understanding at the 15th National Oral History Conference

10 October 2018

The 15th Annual National Oral History Conference was officially launched on 9 October 2018 at the Milnerton Library. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Anroux Marais to promote cultural affairs in Vredenburg

10 October 2018

Tomorrow, 11 October 2018, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport Anroux Marais will officially launch the Weskus Struggle Stories, an oral history initiative led by the Stigting vir die Bem Read More