News and Speeches for Department of Cultural Affairs & Sport

Media Alert: Minister Marais to roll out Oral History Initiative in Mossel Bay

30 November 2018

MEDIA ALERT: MINISTER MARAIS TO OFFICIALLY ROLL OUT ORAL HISTORY INITIATIVE IN MOSSEL BAY Read More

Overberg District Academy opens at refurbished Glaskasteel Sports Complex

21 November 2018

The Overberg’s most talented young athletes are one step closer to reaching the top after the upgraded Glaskasteel Sports Complex in Bredasdorp was officially reopened on Monday following a R700 000 refurbishment. Read More

Oral History Initiative rolled out in Wupperthal

16 November 2018

Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Read More

Statement: Diazville Public Library damaged during service delivery protests

16 November 2018

On Thursday, 15 November 2018, the Diazville Public Library suffered severe loss and damage as it was looted during service delivery protests in the Saldanha Bay area. Read More

New Western Cape Cultural Commission welcomed by Minister Marais

16 November 2018

On Thursday, 15 November 2018, the newly appointed Western Cape Cultural Commission (WCCC) members were welcomed to office by Western Cape Minister of Cultural Aff Read More

Year Beyond (YEBO) Social Innovation Challenge 2018

14 November 2018

Year Beyond (YEBO) Social Innovation Challenge 2018: Finding solutions to one of our wicked problems Read More

Archives honoured for helping preserve history

8 November 2018

The Western Cape Archives and Records Service (WCARS) has been recognised for not only helping to preserve the history of South Africa but also making it accessible to members of the public. Read More

Media Alert: WC Archives and Records Service to receive silver medal award

7 November 2018

Tomorrow, 8 November 2018, Minister Anroux Marais will receive the VOC Foundation’s Silver Medal awarded to the Western Cape Archives and Records Service. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Marais bids farewell to SA Homeless Street Soccer Team

6 November 2018

MEDIA ALERT: MINISTER MARAIS TO OFFICIALLY BID FAREWELL TO SA HOMELESS STREET SOCCER WORLD CUP TEAM Read More