Central City

Kids @ the Centre of City Walk Saturday this November
10 November 2016

On 19 November, we will be celebrating Universal Children’s Day with a special edition of City Walk Saturday that will be placing Kids @ the Centre. The brainchild of Cape Town EMBRACE – a social movement aimed at closing societal divides in the Mother City – the day will be filled with interactive and fun experiences

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Get set for City Walk Saturday
11 October 2016

City Walk Saturday is back and set to take place on 13 October from 9am to 2pm! As the weather warms up there’ll be even more reasons to soak up the Cape Town sun. Enjoy the soothing sounds of a Marimba band as you stroll into a game of giant Jenga, be amazed by the

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4 big ideas ideas to beat Cape Town’s traffic congestion
6 October 2016

If you’ve ever found yourself stuck on the Nelson Mandela Boulevard overpass next to the CTICC, trying to get into the city on a Sunday afternoon (let alone at 8am on any other day of the working week), you are probably privy to the fact that Cape Town is battling a beast of a traffic

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12 treasures to look out for along the City Walk
14 September 2016

After a few months of hibernation, the City Walk will be coming to life once more on Saturday, 17 September. Returning to its roots as a storytelling route, the latest instalment of City Walk Saturdays will feature a host of pop-up events, stores and games. However, did you know that the City Walk route has

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Come share your story at City Walk Saturday this September
13 September 2016

On Saturday 17 September, City Walk will be returning to its roots as a storytelling route. The Company’s Garden will form the hub of activities with Nal’ibali hosting a special edition Story Bosso where they will have awesome prizes up for grabs for the winning storytellers. Indulge in some childlike fun and challenge a friend

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Run the Mother City this summer
8 September 2016

With summer creeping ever closer, Cape Town is slowly but surely starting to resurface from its annual winter slumber, inviting everyone to come out and play. Of course, this may mean different things to different people, but if you’re feeling inspired to get fit and tone up before beach season starts, why not revisit running?

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CBD-dwellers: complete this survey
21 August 2014

Participate in the Cape Town CBD residential survey by Sunday 31 August and stand a chance of winning one of three vouchers.

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Encouraging a low-carbon commute
5 February 2014

Did you know that private cars account for a staggering 87% of the energy used on transport in and out of the Central City today, and with this region currently using 7100 terajoules of energy per year, unchanged behaviour will see us consuming 12600 terajoules* per year by 2030?  To put it in context, one

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Affordable housing in the central city: frequently asked questions
24 August 2013

To thrive, cities need people and people need safe and affordable places to live. It is this relationship that lies at the heart of the need for affordable housing in the central city of Cape Town.

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