The City of Cape Town has released its Draft Cycling Strategy. It is open for public comment 23 January – 21 February 2017, so follow this link to have your say about the future of cycling in Cape Town! “The Cycling Strategy aims to increase the percentage of commuter trips made by bicycle from the […]
This month’s Bike Friendly Business recognition goes to Dario’s Cafe in Hout Bay! With fantastic Italian coffee, a warm, lively atmosphere and great food, Dario’s is a favorite haunt for local cyclists, riding the Atlantic Seaboard. Dario’s not only provides bike parking for cycling customers but as a member of SA’s Bike Friendly Business Network, […]
We are thrilled to announce that Pick n Pay has joined our Bike Friendly Business Program – kickstarting their bike friendly campaign with the installation of bike parking facilities at their Head Office in Kenilworth. Spearheaded by Andre Nel, Pick n Pay’s Sustainable Development Manager, the campaign aims to encourage and assist staff who want […]
Woohoo – It’s official – Chapman’s Peak Drive is now completely open to cyclists! As of the 19 February 2016, the Department of Transport and Public Works will permit cyclists and pedestrians to start using the south side of Chapman’s Peak Drive again.
The City of Cape Town have opened the public participation process for Constantia Greenbelts cycling trail! We need your help to ensure that this proposal goes through.
The City of Cape Town has noted complaints from the cycling fraternity and media reports about motorists parking or driving in the green lanes that are for the exclusive use of cyclists and are taking steps to address this. They are calling on city cyclists to take ownership of the cycle lanes and to be […]
October is Transport month and we have decided to release out inner geeks and dig deep into the numbers that power the transformation of Transport policy and strategy in bicycle cities around the world. Data that has been intrinsic to helping drive change and benchmark success.
#GoCarFree on the 22 September and join us in celebrating World Carfree Day and sustainable mobility. CarFree Day is all about making a mental shift to allow yourself more choices in the way you travel and to break free from car dependency. Ride with us…
This August we are launching a series of community engagement and social events – Bike Nite hosted at Truth Cafe explores CPTs Bicycle Culture from pressing advocacy issues to bicycle design and cycling tips. We invite you to join us, come along share your ideas and meet CPT’s bicycle community.
“Historically, streets were human spaces. Let’s design our cities like we design toasters or smartphones, following the desire lines of our citizens.”.