INTRODUCTION Yet another very interesting and successful year for The Kromme Enviro-Trust, with so many new projects started and successfully completed, all with our motto in mind – Preserve, Protect and Promote. Often the words “bunny huggers” get thrown our …Continue reading →
INTRODUCTION The Kromme Enviro-Trust’s slogan is “Preserve. Protect. Promote.” And that is our focus: to preserve what is valuable in our environment; to protect what is vulnerable; and to promote knowledge and awareness of environmental concerns. Our focus doesn’t change, …Continue reading →
THYSPUNT, 2016 – 2017 REPORT BY H. THORPE 14 JANUARY, 2017 Major developments during the year were repeated evidence of the ANC’s determination to press ahead with nuclear power at Thyspunt; increased opposition by the financial community and others on the grounds …Continue reading →
The first step in our project of upgrading the Granny’s Pool area is to fill in the missing link to Main Beach. At present there is no easy way to follow the shoreline – it is rocky at low tide and impassable at high tide. And so we propose to build a walkway.
It will be raised above the rocks and the waves and it will protect the eco-system of the shore from trampling feet. It will fill in the last section of the coastal path from the Cape St Francis lighthouse to the Kromme River.It will provide safe footing for tiny tots and elders.It will give beach access to property owners who want to utilise it. It will include fishing bays for anglers. In short, it will be a community asset.
We will dedicate sections of the walkway to community members, with memorial plaques set into the footrail. If you would like to commemorate someone dear to you, please contact us on email@example.com. This is our major fund-raising object for the year – you are invited to be a part of it.
Granny’s pool is an important site to the town. This project can be seen as a catalytic one in a string of pearls connecting the two harbours and beyond and back into the town. Connectivity is key for succesful urban …Continue reading →