Public Relations and Marketing

This portfolio is run by Rob Quintas. To email Rob please use the contact page

The PR & Media Portfolio aims to provide an interface between the community and the HBR&RA in order to effectively communicate messages, events and activities and encourage dialogue between all parties. Social media platforms enable the community to express their opinion, giving the HBR&RA the ability to make informed decisions based on the Resident’s general public feeling. Communication is key factor in having an engaged and participative community.



The proposal by the Government of the Western Cape for a large polyclinic on the Hout Bay commonage is inappropriate and does not fit in with the Plan for the commonage, and is of great concern as it will further erode the remaining Open Space and render the Commonage almost completely depleted – the commonage is the only sizable bit of usable Public Open Space remaining in Hout Bay. 

Len's lines

A message from the Chairman of the Hout Bay Residents’ & Ratepayers’ Association.

All is not what it seems in this Idyllic Valley

As I was considering what I would say in this last Hout and About for 2014, I came across this article which I felt I would like to share with you, as it synchronised with my thoughts - it appeared on the back page of The Good Weekend, Sunday Argus 30th November 2014 written by Tim Roston entitled, “The hike from Noordhoek to Chapman’s Peak provides a workout in nature”.