News and Speeches for Department of Cultural Affairs & Sport

Young Aspiring Sailors from the Western Cape to Compete in Regatta in China

29 July 2016

The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) along with Sailing South Africa Western Cape, are sending six junior sailors to compete in the Read More

Media Alert: KungFu Master MJ Li Officially Congratulated by Minister Marais

29 July 2016

On Monday, 1 August 2016, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, will officially congratulate Muhammad Junaid Chafeker, better known as MJ Li for his exceptional results achieved at the 2016 Legends of Kung Fu Worl Read More

SA Schools National Winter Games Championships 2016 a Glorious Success

22 July 2016

There was great enthusiasm among the hundreds of learners from provinces across South Africa at the National Winter Games Championships 2016 that took place from 10 to 14 July 2016 in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal. Read More

New Library in Worcester to Open Whole New World of Possibilities

22 July 2016

People living in the region of the Breede Valley were overjoyed when the Avian Park Library in Worcester was officially opened on Thursday 21 July 2016. Read More

Media Alert: New Avian Park Library to Be Officially Opened By Minister Marais

20 July 2016

Tomorrow, 21 July 2016, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, will officially open the new Avian Park Library in Worcester. Read More

Western Cape Paralympians Officially Congratulated By Minister Marais

20 July 2016

Following SASCOC’s official announcement yesterday, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, congratulates the athletes from the Western Cape who were selected to represent South Africa at the Read More

Kung Fu Master, MJ Li Officially Congratulated by Minister Marais

19 July 2016

Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais officially congratulates Kung Fu Master, Muhammad Junaid Chafeker (better known as MJ Li) as the only qualifier to represent South Africa at the Legends of Kung Fu World Championship... Read More

Minister Anroux Marais Celebrates Western Cape Olympians

18 July 2016

On 16 July 2016 the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS), Anroux Marais, officially honoured the WC Olympians at the Royal Cape Yacht Club in the Cape Town Harbour. Read More

Western Cape Olympians Officially Honoured By Minister Marais

17 July 2016

Yesterday, 16 July 2016, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, honoured the Olympians hailing from the Western Cape who were selected to represent South Africa at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro next month. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Marais to Officially Honour WC Olympians

15 July 2016

Tomorrow, 15 July 2016, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, will officially honour the athletes hailing from the Western Cape who will represent South Africa at the 201 Read More

Minister Marais sends off Berg River Canoe Marathon Paddlers

14 July 2016

The Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS), Anroux Marais, officiated at the start of the 55th Annual Berg River Canoe Marathon, se Read More

Upgraded Kleinmond Library To Be Officially Opened By Minister Marais

14 July 2016

  Tomorrow, 15 July 2016, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, will officially open the newly upgraded Kleinmond Library in the Overberg Municipality. Read More

Berg River Canoe Marathon To Be Officially Started By Minister Marais

12 July 2016

Tomorrow, 13 July 2016, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, will officially start the 55th edition of the annual Berg River Canoe Marathon in Paarl. Read More

SA Homeless Street Soccer World Cup Team Bid Farewell By Minister Marais

11 July 2016

On Friday, 8 July 2016, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marias bid farewell to the team who will represent South Africa at the Annual Homeless Street Read More

MEDIA ALERT: SA Homeless Street Soccer World Cup Team Bid Farewell By Minister

7 July 2016

Tomorrow, 8 July 2016, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, will bid farewell to the team who will represent South Africa at the Annual Homeless Street Soccer World Read More