Condensed Consolidated Cash Flow Statement

    Year to
  Year to 31 August
  31 August 2008
  2009 (audited)
R’000 (reviewed) (restated)
Profit before working capital changes 825 407 722 059
Working capital changes 489 583 (222 516)
Net interest paid (28 337) (42 612)
Taxation paid (229 158) (192 609)
Cash inflow from operating activities before distributions 1 057 495 264 322
Distributions paid to shareholders (191 099) (156 793)
Net cash effects of operating activities 866 396 107 529
Net cash effects of investing activities (218 630) 183 139
  (Acquisition of business)/proceeds on disposal of business (9 924) 314 631
  Capital expenditure (224 625) (174 300)
  Other investing activities 15 919 42 808
Net cash effects of financing activities (339 151) (602 804)
  Purchase of treasury shares (337 501) (607 041)
  Other financing activities (1 650) 4 237
       
Net increase/(decrease) in cash and cash equivalents 308 615 (312 136)