2014 Capri Community Fair

Capri, we’ve been chatting and sharing ideas, finding lost pets, getting advice and sharing recommendations all year. It’s time to meet up. It’s time for our second Capri Community Fair! Let’s get the best bit of the year off to a start by meeting and hanging with our neighbours. When? Saturday 1 November Where? At the Cottage Club again! Mauritius … Continue reading

Up the Pole to a Safer Capri: CCTV Project Underway

The A Team

Exciting news on the camera front! We are well on the way to our very first CCTV/LPR cameras, and the action begins today. Capri Community commitment has paid off, and we thank everybody who contributed in any way. At the entrance to Capri, we will have a state-of-the-art LPR and overview CCTV camera aimed directly at the vehicles entering Capri. … Continue reading

Emergency Disaster Response offering CPR courses

Gee Swart EDR

A couple of weeks ago, Gee Swart, a Capri resident and director of EDR ((Emergency Disaster Response), was kind enough to give us a presentation of what he does in disaster relief locally, in Masi and surrounds. Please have a look at the EDR website to find out more. Gee will be providing CPR courses to any CNW members at … Continue reading

Baboon blues?


Almost every time the baboons are ‘in town’, Capri residents kindly alert one another via the Capri Neighbourhood Watch Facebook Group page. That’s most useful for those of us who are at home at the time, and who also receive Facebook notifications that there has been a new post. But not everyone is at home during the day, or has … Continue reading

Sunnydale Ratepayers & Residents Association (SRA)


The SRA has the following aims and objectives: To preserve the ecology and standards of the area; To advance and safeguard the interests in general of owners and occupiers of property in the area; To promote ratepayers’ interests in the public administration of the area; To consider all matters under consideration by the local authority as affecting the Association’s sphere … Continue reading

The worst thing to do is to do nothing.

Capri Village

Hey!….. Neighbours and those friends I’ve still yet to meet, I have something to say. First and foremost, I must distance myself from the CNHW as my views are not necessary those of this fine body of people. Why ……’cos I tend to be politically incorrect and they would probably kick me out of this happy fraternity if it weren’t … Continue reading

Want to get rid of unwanted household items? Join Freecycle!


Instead of putting useful household items in your bin, sign up for the Cape Town section of Freecycle. The Freecycle Network™ is made up of 5,085 groups with 9,336,225 members across the globe. It’s a grassroots and entirely nonprofit movement of people who are giving (and getting) stuff for free in their own towns and thus keeping good stuff out … Continue reading