Peter Gaylard passed away

Dear Members,

It is with a heavy heart that we inform you that our past chairman, Peter Gaylard passed away on 4 February 2024.

Peter, 81, served as chairman of the Plettenberg Bay Ratepayers’ Association from 2019 to 2023, and served on its executive committee for almost a decade before that.

Peter is survived by his wife, Mary, three children and four grandchildren.

We all respected Peter immensely and appreciated his guidance and commitment to Plett and to good governance.  We will miss him as a friend, and give our deepest sympathy to the family.

The funeral will be held at St. Peter’s Anglican Church on Thursday, 8 February at 10 am.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to either St Peter’s Anglican Church, First National Bank account No 6202 685 9952 account name Parish of Formosa, branch code: 210514. Please email proof of payment with your name and email address to:

NSRI, Plettenberg Bay –Station 14, ABSA Account no.  13 8248 0607, Branch Code: 632005, Reference: Station 14/Donor name/mobile number. Email proof of payment to

Kind regards,

Steve Pattinson