News and Speeches for Department of Cultural Affairs & Sport

Media Alert: Central Karoo Sport Clubs To Receive Equipment From Minister Marais

25 May 2018

MEDIA ALERT: CENTRAL KAROO SPORT CLUBS TO RECEIVE SPORT EQUIPMENT FROM MINISTER MARAIS   Read More

Best of DCAS winners crowned

21 May 2018

On 27 April 2018, Team Determine with their play “Honestly, Ek verstaan jou nie” was named as the best production in the Best of DCAS drama Finale for 2017/18. Read More

Media Statement: Minister Marais Launches Two New Skateboard Parks In Atlantis

15 May 2018

MEDIA STATEMENT: MINISTER MARAIS LAUNCHES TWO NEW SKATEBOARD PARKS IN ATLANTIS Read More

Noon Gun Commemoration Plaque Unveiled On Signal Hill

15 May 2018

On 14 May 2018, Minister Anroux Marais of Cultural Affairs and Sport officiated at the centenary of the introduction of the first 2-minute silence in Cape Town. Read More

Friendly Competition at the Farmworkers’ Sports Day

14 May 2018

Friendly competition and many laughs were the order of the day at the 10th annual Farmworkers’ Sports day which took place at the Boland Park Stadium in Worcester on 12 May 2018. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Marais To Launch Skateparks For Atlantis Youth

11 May 2018

On Monday, 14 May 2018 Anroux Marais, Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, will be launching two skateboard parks for youth in Atlantis as part of the After School Game Read More

Media Alert: Minister Marais To Mark 100 Years Since 1st Two Minutes Of Silence

11 May 2018

On Monday, 14 May 2018 Anroux Marais, Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, will together with representatives from Cape Town museum and the Read More

Minister Anroux Marais Invests R6 985 277 In Sport Promotion And Development

2 May 2018

On 2 May 2018, Minister Anroux Marais handed over a total of R6 985 277 in funding to the Western Cape Provincial Sport Confederation (WCPSC). Read More

Spreading The Love For Reading

24 April 2018

‘Reading Empowers’ was the message that was spread throughout Strand during World Book Day on 23 April 2018 at Suider-Strand Library. Read More

Statement By Minister Anroux Marais: Congratulations To Omar Badsha

23 April 2018

STATEMENT BY MINISTER ANROUX MARAIS: CONGRATULATIONS TO OMAR BADSHA ON BEING RECOGNISED WITH A NATIONAL ORDER Read More

Media Statement: Minister Marais Unveils Provincial Heritage Site Plaque

20 April 2018

MEDIA STATEMENT: MINISTER MARAIS UNVEILS PROVINCIAL HERITAGE SITE PLAQUE AT OLD GRANARY COMPLEX, BUITENKANT STREET Read More

DCAS Funding Help Grows Cape Winelands Sport

20 April 2018

Cape Winelands sport federations received funding totaling R 1 470 000 from the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) to support their activities for the new financial year. Read More

Heritage Plaque Recognises Shared Inheritance of Old Granary

20 April 2018

On 19 April 2018, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais unveiled a ceramic plaque to mark the provincial heritage status of the Old Granary Complex in Buitenkant Street, Cape Town. Read More

Media Alert: Provincial Heritage Site Plaque To Be Unveiled By Minister Marais

19 April 2018

MEDIA ALERT:  NEW PROVINCIAL HERITAGE SITE PLAQUE TO BE UNVEILED BY MINISTER MARAIS    Read More

DCAS Invests Over R 2 Million In Eden Sport Federations

19 April 2018

The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) along with Minister Anroux Marais officially handed over R 2 095 000.00 of funding to 34 federations in th Read More

Overberg Sport Federations Receive DCAS Funding

19 April 2018

On Wednesday, 18 April 2018, the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) hosted the annual cheque handover ceremony in Grabouw, where Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais Read More

Media Alert: Minister Marais To Present Funding To Federations Across Province

16 April 2018

MEDIA ALERT:  MINISTER MARAIS TO PRESENT FUNDING TO FEDERATIONS ACROSS THE PROVINCE     Read More

Media Alert: Minister Marais To Officially Open New Soccer Field In Phillippi

13 April 2018

Tomorrow, 14 April 2018, Minister Anroux Marais will join the Oasis: Linking Lives Together organisation to officially open the new Field in a Box pitch in Phillippi.   Read More

DCAS supports IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Cape Town

13 April 2018

The Minister of the Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais officially congratulated the Western Cape players who were selected to represent South Africa at Read More

Minister Marais Wishes Players Well Ahead of Hockey World Championship

12 April 2018

MINISTER MARAIS WISHES WC ICE HOCKEY PLAYERS WELL AHEAD OF INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP Read More