Volunteer Wildfire Services (VWS) are holding a series of public information meetings in the south peninsula, the first being at Sunbird Environmental Centre at Silvermine at the bottom of Ou Kaapseweg on Thurs 11 April at 19:00.

Interested members of the community can get involved helping with logistics, driving, fund-raising and fire-fighting. Part of the application process involves attending one of the meetings.

The other two dates for the meetings are:

Tues 16 April at the 2nd Fish Hoek Scout Hall in Carlton Rd, Fish Hoek at 19:00

Mon 29 April at the Zandvlei Sports Club in Lakeside at 19:00

All are welcome. For more details see