Fishgate is a through-the-line advertising agency situated near Bellville in the northern suburbs of Cape Town. We facilitate brand development by conceptualising creative ideas in areas such as advertising, design, marketing, copywriting and web development to align brand communication. We have conceptualised work for clients in both local and global markets, from internationally recognised artists to businesses in the corporate environment. Fishgate’s current client base includes the education sector, automotive industry, retail and various NGOs. The growing social media market allows us to create digital marketing and advertising campaigns, stretching a brand’s potential to a digital audience.
 
Website - Boland College

Fishgate recently designed, built and launched a brand new website for Boland College. Most students will access the website from mobile devices. It is therefore critical that the website be just as user friendly on a phone, as it is on a PC or tablet. To achieve this, the inner workings have been completely overhauled…

 
Programme Prospectus - Boland College

We’re all about ideas here at Fishgate. So when Boland College briefed in their new programme prospectus, we jumped at the opportunity to come up with something more than just a straightforward information booklet. Looking at the target market, namely students, we realised that they would be consulting this booklet at a time filled with…

 
Diary 2013 - Boland College

Featured here is the 2013 Diary that we designed for Boland College. As with previous years, these diaries are campus-specific.

 
Website - Boland College

As one of our longstanding clients, it was only natural that we be responsible for the development of Boland College’s website. The content-heavy nature of the site was a daunting task to undertake, but our very skilled web team took it in their stride and created a website that any student or parent would find…

 
Banners - Boland College

Open Day is a very important event for Boland College every year. To help students to better distinguish the different stalls on the day, we created these banners in the same style as the college’s marketing material of that time.

 
Radio Commercial - Boland College

This radio ad was written and recorded for Boland College as part of their Open Day campaign.

 
Programme Leaflet - Boland College

This leaflet was design to showcase Boland College’s various National Certificate (Vocational) programmes to the student market. Each programme section incorporated items from the relevant industry, and also featured an interactive element that students could cut out and use.

 
Banners - Boland College

We created these programme-specific pull-up banners for Boland College to use at the various career days they participate in, and also during Open Days.

 
Student Cards - Boland College

The 3 designs featured here were created for Boland College’s student cards.

 
Diary 2011 - Boland College

We created campus-spesific diaries like the one featured below for Boland College.

 
Booklet - Boland College

We developed Student Information Booklets like the one featured here for each of Boland College’s campuses. These booklets were handed out to new students at registration, and contains all the information a student may need.

 
Newsletter - Boland College

This newsletter template was created for Boland College as a platform on which they could share important news and information with staff regarding quality management.

 
Boland College wins at MACE Awards 2010 - News

October 2010 As Boland College’s resident agency, Fishgate Advertising works closely together with the Marketing and Corporate Communications Department – on relevant and thought-provoking materials to market the College throughout the year. And this hard work certainly paid off with the College being awarded with the following accolades at the 2010 MACE* Excellence Awards: –…

 
Posters - Boland College

These posters were designed to tie in with Boland College’s existing “hands-on education” ad campaign, which was inspired by their practical, hands-on way of educating. Each of the posters features one of Boland College’s study fields.  These posters were featured on 10and5.

 
Posters - Boland College

After the success of the first round of hands-on education posters, these posters were created for Boland College. They were used in and around their 5 campuses, with each one focusing on a different study field offered at the College.

 
Print Adverts - Boland College

These print adverts were created for Boland College – and featured in various community newspapers surrounding Boland College’s main delivery sites.

 
Posters - Boland College

These posters were created for Boland College to be used on campus. It formed part of a print campaign for the college’s 2012 intake that also included print adverts, radio commercials, etc.

 
Corporate Identity Guide - Boland College

We developed guide for Boland College, which includes a set of guidelines for maintaining the integrity of the brand that is Boland College. Featured here is a few highlight pages from the guide.

 
Booklet - Boland College

The artwork featured here was designed as an outside cover for a Boland College Financial Aid booklet that we developed.

 
Poster - Boland College

This internal poster was designed to inform Boland College’s students about an upcoming SRC election. The poster look and feel was also translated to the ballot papers used during the main election.

 
Print Adverts - Boland College

This Afrikaans campaign for Boland College was featured in “Die Krit”, the official newspaper of the KKNK. With this campaign we tried to convey something about Boland College to the consumer while also using something that is unique to the region. As you can see from the various ads featured here, we decided on the…

 
Print Adverts - Boland College

These Boland College print adverts were used to advertise the college’s part-time programme offerings, and featured in various community newspapers.  

 
Booklet - Boland College

Student Information Booklets like the one featured here were developed for each of Boland College’s campuses. These booklets were handed out to new students at registration, and contains all the information a student may need.

 
Booklet - Boland College

This Code of Conduct booklet was design for Boland College and handed out to new students at registration, along with Student Information Booklets that we also designed.

 
Calendar 2010 - Boland College

This unique calendar was created for Boland College by our very talented designers.   

 
Radio Commercials - Boland College

These radio commercials were written and recorded for Boland College – to be used as brand awareness ads not linked to any registration campaign. 

 
Poster - Boland College

Internal posters created to advertise the Mr and Miss Boland College competition on campus. 

 
Banners - Boland College

To help students to better distinguish between the different stalls at Open Day and Career Exhibitions, we created these programme-specific banners for Boland College.

 
Booklet - Boland College

This Student Programme Booklet was created for Boland College, and features all the college’s National Certificate programmes. Shown here is a few pages from the booklet. 

 
Diary 2012 - Boland College

Campus-specific diaries were created for all 5 of Boland College’s campuses.

 
Diary 2009 - Boland College

Campus-specific diaries were created for all 5 of Boland College’s campuses.

 
Flyer - Boland College

Featured here is one in a range of programme-specific flyers designed for Boland College.

 
Magazine - Boland College

The Boland Plus 2015 Spring edition, designed by our team, outlined a few topics such as Boland College’s events during the year, the announcement of their new Vice-Principal and an in-depth interview conducted with their IT department. This publication is available on the Boland College website www.bolandcollege.com

 
Magazine - Boland College

The ReAksie 2015 Spring edition commanded attention with the title – I’m not here to be average, I’m here to be awesome – displayed boldly on the cover of Boland College’s internal magazine, ReAksie/Action. The publication, designed by Fishgate Advertising, is distributed at all Boland College campuses.

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Magazine - Boland College

Boland+ is Boland College’s external publication that keeps stakeholders and interested parties informed about everything happening in and around the college. This is the first ever edition of Boland+, but that didn’t stop it from walking away with a string of accolades at the 2013 MACE* Awards, including: EXCELLENCE AWARDS (total between 4 and 5 out…

 
Magazine - Boland College

Re:Action / Re:Aksie is Boland College’s internal staff publication that keeps staff informed about everything happening in and around the college.

 
Diary 2016 - Boland College

The Fishgate team designed Boland College’s annual student diaries which are distributed to all five campuses in the Western Cape. The 2016 ‘Diary of a Boss’ illustrates how the college keeps their students informed and independent with pages full of campus orientation information. Pictured here is the design for the Stellenbosch campus student diaries. 

 
Magazine - Boland College

This is the first edition of Re:Action / Re:Aksie that Fishgate was involved with. Re:Action is Boland College’s internal staff publication that keeps staff informed about everything happening in and around the college.

 
Mace Awards 2013: Boland College wins big - News

Boland College, one of Fishgate’s longest standing clients, was recently honoured at the annual MACE* Excellence Awards for great work produced during 2013. As Fishgate was closely involved with the development of most of these projects, we are just as proud of this achievement. *Professional Association for Marketing, Advancement and Communication in Education Boland College…

 
Big wins for Boland College - News

October 2011 It was another great moment for Boland College at the 2011 MACE* Excellence Awards, with the College walking away with a string of accolades in the following categories: – Best Internal Publication (Magazine): Re:Aksie 87% 
– Best External Publication (Magazine): Re:Aksie 87% 
– Best External Publication (Newsletter): Boland Times 92% 
– Best Special…