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City kicks its festive season readiness up a notch

The annual festive season readiness plan is underpinned by visible policing and public safety at City amenities, supported by a host of departments under the guidance of the Festive Season coordinating committee. In the latest event to showcase its readiness for the festive season, the City conducted an integrated beach safety operation and numerous roadblocks […]

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City-backed Masters Hockey World Cup promises action-packed ten days

The World Masters Hockey World Cup has officially kicked off at Hartleyvale Stadium, the Western Province Cricket & Hockey Club and UCT. More than 80 teams from 20 countries are taking part in the first ever Masters Hockey World Cup on African soil. The City of Cape Town is one of the sponsors of the […]

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Future football stars put on a show at City-sponsored Kapstadt CUP

The Kapstadt CUP, The Mother City’s premier grassroots football festival, crowned 10 junior champions across 10 age groups yesterday after five days of stiff competition. More than 1 700 youth football players took part in the tournament which started on 28 September 2022. They represented 32 clubs from Cape Town, the Western Cape Town, KZN, […]

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Thousands of trees take root during Arbor Month

The City’s Recreation and Parks Department facilitated numerous tree planting events, releasing 2 000 trees from its nursery for planting from April in the lead up to Arbor month. September is the time of the year when we celebrate the importance of trees and the role they play in our everyday lives. Trees improve our […]

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Latest legacy mural unveiled in the 2023 Netball World Cup countdown

The mural was unveiled at the Gustrow Sports Ground in Strand – the third of its kind as Cape Town gears up to host the first Netball World Cup to be held on African soil. The murals that are being commissioned in the lead up to the 2023 Netball World Cup are meant to create […]

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City-supported grassroots football tournament draws close to kick off

City Hall recently hosted the launch and official draw for the Kapstadt CUP, The Mother City’s premier grassroots football festival, to be held this coming week. The City is once again a sponsor of the tournament. The 2022 edition of the Kapstadt CUP will pit together 120 teams in 10 age groups from under 7 […]