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News and Speeches for Department of Cultural Affairs & Sport

Western Cape Indigenous Game Team gears up for Nationals

30 August 2017

The Sport Development Component of the Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) hosted an Indigenous Game Training Camp on 25 - 28 Read More

Old Mutual and Nedbank support Better Together Games

30 August 2017

On 29 August 2017, Old Mutual and Nedbank once again showed their support to the We Read More

Media Alert: Kewtown Primary To Receive Sport Equipment From Minister Marais

30 August 2017

On 30 August 2017 Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais will officially handover sporting equipment to Kewtown Primary School in Athlone. Read More

Drama Festival Discovers Young Aspiring Artists

28 August 2017

The community of Zwelethemba in Worcester was astonished by talent from the various drama groups taking part in the DCAS Drama Festival. Read More

Media Alert: Gymnasts To Receive Attire From Minister Anroux Marais

28 August 2017

Tomorrow, 29 August 2017, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais will officially handover gymnastic attire to St Mary’s Catholic School in Retreat. Read More

Farewell for SA’s Homeless Street Soccer team as they head to Norway

25 August 2017

On 24 August 2017 the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, and the Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, bid farewell to the team that will be Read More

Transforming society and uniting the nation

25 August 2017

Since 2012 the National Department of Arts and Culture (DAC) and the National Institute Community Development and Management (NICDAM) have been rolling out the Read More

Media Alert: Official Farewell For SA Homeless Street Soccer World Cup Team

24 August 2017

South Africa’s 2017 Homeless Street Soccer World Cup team received an official send-off today, 24 August 2017, from Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais, and Read More

WC Government Officially Bid Farewell SA Homeless Street Soccer World Cup Team

24 August 2017

MEDIA ALERT: WESTERN CAPE GOVERNMENT TO OFFICIALLY BID FAREWELL TO SA HOMELESS STREET SOCCER WORLD CUP TEAM Read More

Rich history shared in Vredendal

24 August 2017

The Oral History initiative was rolled out at the Vredendal Community Hall on 21 August 2017. Read More

Hangberg and Imizamo Yethu learners rewarded with Ster Kinekor visit

21 August 2017

Incentives to encourage learner attendance at After Schools programmes are being piloted in the Hout Bay area through a partnership between provincial government, schools, and Ster-Kinekor. Read More

Library books on the move in tailor-made fleet

17 August 2017

Recently the DCAS Library Service replaced 5 old corporate vehicles with new models. Library team members Pieter Hugo, Ronel Mouton and Wynand Coetzee facilitated the process. Read More

MOD Centre rope dancers dazzle at Women’s Day celebrations in Mossel Bay

17 August 2017

On 11 August 2017 the Bartolomeu Dias Museum in Mossel Bay, hosted their local Women’s Day celebrations. Read More

Women at tea party share their experiences at the SA Fisheries Museum

16 August 2017

On 9 August 2017 a Women’s Day tea party was hosted in partnership with the Friends of the Museum at the South African Fisheries Museum in Velddrif. Read More

Provincial Gym celebrates Women's Month

16 August 2017

On Wednesday, 16 August 2017, the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS), through its Provincial Gym, offered a special aerobics class as part of their Women’s Month celebrations. Read More

Worcester Museum demonstrates traditional activities at vintage show

14 August 2017

On 11 and 12 August 2017 the Worcester Museum participated in the Western Cape Tractor and Engine Club Show at Villiersdorp. Read More

Media Alert: Women To Be Celebrated At George Museum

10 August 2017

As we continue to commemorate Women’s Month, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais will be the keynote speaker at the Women’s Day celebration at George Museum tomorrow.     Read More

Media Alert: Minister Marais To Participate In Women's Day Celebrations

8 August 2017

Tomorrow, 9 August 2017, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais will be participating in a range of activities to celebrate National Women’s Day:   Read More

New libraries change lives for the better

7 August 2017

The Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Anroux Marais has officially opened four new library service points in the province since the start of the 2017 financial year. Read More

Athletes rewarded for hard work at Cape Winelands Sport Awards

4 August 2017

On Thursday, 3 August 2017, the Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS), in partnership with the Cape Winelands Sport Council and the Read More

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