News and Speeches for Department of Cultural Affairs & Sport

Media Alert: Minister Marais To Deliver 2017/18 Budget Vote Speech

28 March 2017

Tomorrow, 29 March 2017, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais will deliver the department’s 2017/18 Budget Vote Speech in the Read More

MOD and CP Nel Museum hosts camp to uplift learners in Eden

28 March 2017

Sixty learners from the Eden District attended an Exhibition Camp at the Schoemanspoort Cultural Facility from 24 to 25 March 2017. Read More

Embracing Inclusivity with the 2016/17 Cultural Affairs Awards

27 March 2017

It was a night of theatrics, music and a touch of nostalgia as the 2016/17 Cultural Affairs Awards were presented by the Read More

Minister Anroux Marais launches Khoekhoe geo-name brochure on Human Rights Day

23 March 2017

On 21 March 2017 the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais launched a brochure a Read More

Media Alert: 2017 Cultural Affairs Awards To Be Presented By Minister Marais

23 March 2017

On Saturday, 25 March 2017, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais will deliver the Read More

SA Library Week launched at Melton Rose Library

22 March 2017

On 20 March 2017 the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais launched the 2017 South African Library Week in the Western Cape at Read More

Bringing Stories To Life At The Zabalaza Theatre Festival

22 March 2017

The Zabalaza Theatre festival was launched on 17 March 2017 at the Baxter Theatre, in partnership with the Department of Cultural Affairs Read More

Media Alert: Khoekhoe Geographical Names Brochure Launched By Minister Marais

20 March 2017

As we celebrate Human Rights Day tomorrow, 21 March 2017, Minister Anroux Marais, will officially launch the Khoekhoe Geographical Names in the Western Cape Province Brochure in Cape Town. Read More

Western Cape Peak Events Period Continued This Weekend

17 March 2017

Joint Media Release by the Western Cape Government: Read More

2017 Zabalaza Theatre Festival Officially Launched by Minister Marais

16 March 2017

Tomorrow, 17 March 2017, the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, will officially launch the 2017 Zabalaza Theatre Fest Read More

DCAS to Crown Provincial Sport Stars

14 March 2017

Every year since 1996, the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) proudly celebrates the outstanding achievements of committed Western Cape sportspeople in a variety of categories at the annual Sport Awards. Read More

Media Alert: Arts Week And Youth Dialogue To Be Opened By Minister Marais

13 March 2017

Tomorrow, 14 March 2017, the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, will officially open the 2017 Arts Week and Youth Dialogue in Stellenbosch.   Read More

Oral History Initiative Launched in Hangberg

3 March 2017

Located on the mountain slopes between the Sentinel Peak and the Hout Bay Harbour lies Hangberg, known for its rich fishing history. Read More

Metro athletes honoured at Cape Town Sport Awards

2 March 2017

On Wednesday, 1 March 2017 the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS), in partnership with the Cape Town Sport Council and the City of Cape Town Read More

Multilingual “Start the Job Hunt” booklet Handover

22 February 2017

On 21 February 2017 Minister Anroux Marais of the Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) received multilingual booklets on job hunting published by Read More

Media Alert:Multilingual Job-Hunting Booklets to be presented to Minister Marais

20 February 2017

To celebrate International Mother Language Day tomorrow, 21 February 2017, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais will receive multilingual booklets on job-hunting published by Die Stigting vir Bemagtiging deur Afrikaans... Read More

Bringing Positive Change To After School Programmes

17 February 2017

Improving participation and ensuring regular attendance of after school programmes are the goals of the Western Cape After School Game Changer. Read More

Community Conversations Support Living Together In Harmony

15 February 2017

“Let us all unite and celebrate together”. Read More

DCAS Participates in 27th Anniversary of Madiba’s Release from Prison

13 February 2017

On 11 February 2017 the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, officiated at the symbolic 27 for Freedom race in Paarl. Read More

Residents To Have Say On Proposed Madiba Statue

8 February 2017

Residents have been invited to have their say on the proposed Madiba statue at City Hall. Read More