Tag Archives: Cape Point

Cape Point Funicular closed for maintenance

NOTICE: PLANNED DOWNTIME ON FLYING DUTCHMAN FUNICULAR AT CAPE POINT Message from The Cape Point Partnership board of directors and management. Please take note of the scheduled maintenance on the Flying Dutchman Funicular at Cape Point from 8th to the 12th … Continue reading

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ST George & Dragon Festival: Simons Town: 17 & 18 April

Great news!!   Following the success of last year, the St George and the Dragon Festival will be held on 17 and 18 April 2015 in the village of Simon’s Town.   The festival kicks off with a Medieval Feast in … Continue reading

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Specials at Cape Point During SANParks Week

South Africans can enjoy free access to Cape Point during SANParks Week which runs from Monday 8 to Saturday 13 September 2014. Children are the big winners at Cape Point, based in the Cape of Good Hope section of Table … Continue reading

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Venus, Dias and Duiker – Cape Point

Wonderful article and stunning images sent to us by Mandy Croucamp. Mandy spent a weekend in Cape Point Nature Reserve with friends… and if this isn’t enough to entice you to visit Cape Point, I doubt anything will! Cape Point … Continue reading

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Cape Town is #1

Enough Said!  We have always thought so but the Whole World can’t be wrong! Cape Town is now officially World Design Capital for 2014 and with the accolade and the inspiration that Cape Town provided for Nelson Mandela, Cape Town … Continue reading

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Cape Point Route – then and Now

Then & Now is a collection of past and present, before and after photos taken on the Cape Point Route. Thanks to those who submitted images and to the Town Museums of the south peninsula who collate, archive and preserve … Continue reading

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Coastal Shades of Grey

Spring epitomises colour and new life but as spring approaches Cape Town and the Southern Hemisphere we reflect on the beauty of a Cape Winter (which probably still has a few surprises in store for us!), even as we enjoy … Continue reading

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Train special to Cape Point

Fantastic Special during SANParks week! 10 – 15 September. Now is your chance to get to Cape Point and experience the gorgeous southern line train journey – arguably one of the most spectacular scenic train journeys on the globe! Take … Continue reading

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Re-opening of the Two Oceans Restaurant

On a wild and wet Cape of Storms day, we headed to the south-western tip of Africa for the re-opening of the Two Oceans Restaurant at Cape Point. On route we were treated to baboons on the roadside and as … Continue reading

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Temporary closure of Flying Dutchman

The Flying Dutchman will be closed temporarily during September. This is not a temporary ban on all people from the Netherlands! The Flying Dutchman funicular at Cape Point will be temporarily out of operation from Mon 05 September to Friday … Continue reading

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