News & Events

Keep Up-to-date

Patrick Bean: Proud eMdlotian & Eco-Warrior

Patrick Bean: Proud eMdlotian & Eco-Warrior

We have decided to run a series of short ‘Bio’s’ about people who have a long history with Umdloti as a place, their passion for our village, the conservation of our coastal forest and marine resources, their compassion and humanitarian outreach. They have set a fine example over many years and are now ready to pass on the baton. In this issue we are meeting up with Dr Pat Bean…

Smart Security Village Update

Smart Security Village Update

Funds for the launch of the two/three-month investigation phase have mostly been collected. Our thanks to the community-spirited donors, who will be formally recognized later. Task Team representatives inspected two BeSecure sites in Westville and Cowies Hill…

eMdloti Entrance Project

eMdloti Entrance Project

We all know that the entrance to our little village does not do eMdloti justice. We have started on a program to slowly upgrade the entrance which obviously takes time and resources…

What value do you place on your family and way of life?

What value do you place on your family and way of life?

More than half the homeowners and bodies corporate in Umdloti don’t see the value of subscribing to the UIP and UBRRA. After all, we all pay our municipal rates and taxes don’t we? And things seem to be trundling along quite nicely, except for the odd problem like water leaks, sewer overflows, broken street lights, electricity failures, and municipal sanitation strikes…

The cheque is in the post – Really!

The cheque is in the post – Really!

First Avenue is often blocked by illegally parked cars, especially over public holidays. Under the auspices of the UIP, First Avenue residents gathered sufficient funds and set up a work party…

Handy Rocky Shore Pocket Book

Handy Rocky Shore Pocket Book

A little pocket book of KZN rocky shore creatures authored by Drs Bruce and Judy Mann has been published and several of the photographs used in the book were taken here in our conservancy area showing the diversity we have on our rocks…

Urgent Security Meeting Feedback

The eMdloti UIP Emergency Meeting on Wednesday 29 May 2019 has brought about a New Dawn for our little village and the start of great things to come…

Urgent UIP Security Meeting on 29 May 2019

Urgent UIP Security Meeting on 29 May 2019

Notice to all eMdloti Community Members: The UIP will be holding an urgent security meeting on Wednesday 29 May 2019 at 6pm at the eMdloti Centre next to the Hardware Store.

Notice: UBRRA Committee Meeting of Minutes

Keep Up-to-date Dear UBRRA Members, The UBRRA Committee Meeting of Minutes of 30 April 2019 are available for your to download and peruse. Your will find it under the navigation UBRRA Documents - Review of UBRRA Activities

Give yourselves a pat on the back!

The provincial environmental department has this week authorised the development of a proposed 10 000 student private tertiary institution at Node 3 of the Sibaya Coastal Precinct (close to the Sibaya Casino), which means it is not coming to Node 6 next to Bellamont Road.This outcome demonstrates how effective a united community can be…

Notice: Umdloti Community Meeting – Sibaya Node 5 Precinct Plan

As advised in our earlier notice, Tongaat Hulett Developments is to host a community meeting in Umdloti where we can all get a better visual sense of the proposed development at the Village entrance. The information exchange will allow us as a community to make a considered response to THD’s application to have the Precinct Plan approved by the authorities. The deadline for comments is 25 October 2018…

Public Notice: Sibaya Node 5 Precinct Plan Application

Tongaat Hulett Developments has engaged with the Umdloti Forum (representing (UBRRA and the eMdloti UIP) on the Draft Precinct Plan. The Forum’s main concerns, which related to the height of building along the M27 and the urban  planning interface along the M27 from the M4 into Umdloti Village, have been accommodated…