Category Archives: WHAT’S HAPPENING

Entrance “monument” beautified

Cheryl Dunlop is the artist who painted the Erythrina flower onto a tile. Thank you so much Cheryl. Margaret and Lindsay Vorwerg attached the tile and painted the background  – thank you! The entrance “monument” is now beautiful  – Advertisements

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School & Business & Neighbourhood Watch getting involved – TO BEAUTIFY HILLCREST = THANK YOU!!

The Keep Hillcrest Beautiful Association is ecstatic to report that some companies and schools and organizations are getting their hands dirty by beautifying our lovely village/city. This then is a to challenge all the other schools and companies and associations … Continue reading

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2019 – 2020 Winter Verge Winner – Sunshine Valley Complex

“Each winter the Keep Hillcrest Beautiful Association scouts the verges of properties in Hillcrest. There are many homes and complexes that take great pride in beautifying their verge but our Winter Winner this year has gone the extra mile. The … Continue reading

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DUMPING OF GARDEN REFUSE AT THE RECYCLING CENTRE – WHY?

After 12 years of running the recycling centre it seems there is no end to some people abusing the site. I have recorded the vehicle on the video camera and hope to get the culprit fined. Such disrespect shown to … Continue reading

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GOOD NEWS ABOUT REDUCTION OF PLASTIC – WILD COAST SUN

Sun International was the 1st company in Africa to receive a prestigious Green Building Council of South Africa [GBCSA] Net Zero Waste rating for an ambitious recycling effort at its Wild Coast Sun in the Eastern Cape. It was already … Continue reading

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BYE-BYE PLASTIC SHOPPING BAG – WOOLWORTHS – [The Mercury 27 06 2019]

IT’S THE END FOR PLASTIC SHOPPING BAGS IN OUR STORES BY THE END OF 2020 The negative impact of single-use plastic shopping bags on the environment is staggering. We know it. You know it. And we all want to be … Continue reading

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Good Green Deed by Curro School Environmental Group on behalf of Keep Hillcrest Beautiful Association

A great Good Green Deed initiative was begun by Kayla Sankey and the team from Curro School. They spent 2 hours picking up litter in Hillcrest streets and filled 14 bags on two hours. They are setting a great example … Continue reading

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