Cape Town audio tour: A Pilgrimage of Newlands' Breweries

A Pilgrimage of Newlands' Breweries

Walking Tour

60 mins

About the Tour

Take a drunken stroll through Newlands, visiting breweries both past and present on this most excellent pilgrimage of beer.

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Major Landmarks

  • Foresters Arms

  • Josephine Mill Museum

  • Newlands Brewery

Directions to Starting Point

The Foresters Arms is located on Newlands Avenue (number 52), opposite the BP petrol station. We will start our tour in the parking lot outside.

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Places to stop along the way

Foresters Arms, Newlands Village restaurants and bars, the Josephine Mill, SAB Newlands Brewery.

Best time of day

Any time, but you might like to synchronise this tour with one at the SAB brewery. The SAB Brewery tour runs on the following days & times:

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday: 10am, 12pm & 2pm
Fridays: 10am, 12pm, 2pm & 4pm
Wednesdays: 6pm
Saturdays: 10am & 12pm


Be aware of traffic around you, especially along the narrower streets, and steer clear of Bernard.


The ravings of a highly entertaining lunatic. Beware the white squirrel!

Posted by Iain Manley , about 5 years ago

Entertaining host, and a must for all beer lovers!
Also, who knew that there were fresh springs in the middle of Cape Town!

Posted by Craig Groenewald , about 5 years ago
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A Pilgrimage of Newlands' Breweries