behalf of the Council of the
Municipality, I wish all
our Christian residents and visitors a solemn Good Friday and a Happy Easter.
you commemorate the sacrifice of atonement on the cross, and celebrate the
resurrection of Christ, may this Easter bring you and your family great
spiritual rebirth and renewal.
Easter is also family fun-time in Nelson
Mandela Bay: Our 2017 Splash Festival, which will be held at Hobie Beach from
14 to 17 April, promises loads of fun and entertainment for the whole family.
In its 27th year, the Splash Festival has
matured into a multi-faceted showcase of local, national and international
entertainment acts and sporting events and has cemented Nelson Mandela Bay’s
status as the water sports capital of Africa. Make it a point to visit the
Festival and join in the fun.
the many thousands of visitors that will descend on the Bay: Thank you for
choosing the beautiful Bay to spend quality family and holiday time this Easter
weekend. We invite you to take the time to explore the city and its many
I appeal to all our residents and visitors to take the normal precautions to
ensure their own safety and security that they would in any large South African
city. I can give the firm assurance that our law enforcement agencies will be
out in full force on our streets this Easter Weekend to ensure the safety of
our visitors and residents.
Have a safe,
exciting and wonderful Easter in