News and Speeches for Department of Cultural Affairs & Sport

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Media Alert: Minister Marais To Officially Open New Futsal School

12 April 2018

Tomorrow, 13 April 2018, Minister Anroux Marais will join Cad4All Career and Design College to officially open the newly established Cape Town Metropolitan Futsal League’s Junior Futsal 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

DCAS hosts junior sailors from Qingdao

11 April 2018

From 2 April 2018 to 9 April 2018, the Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) and South African Sailing Western Cape (SASWC) hosted a delegation of junior sailors with their coach and t Read More

Media Alert: Minister Marais to officially launch new Witzenberg Sports Forum

10 April 2018

Tomorrow, 11 April 2018, together with Executive Mayor, Cllr Benito Klaasen, Minister Anroux Marais will officially launch the new Witzenberg Sports Forum in Ceres.  Read More