Cape Town audio tour: Green Point Park

About the Tour

Discover how a dysfunctional public space was transformed into a vibrant people's park. Green Map’s Philip Todres introduces you to Peter van Heerden, Spatial Planner and Project Manager at City of Cape Town, who provides fascinating insights. Horticulturist Marijke Honig walks you through the Biodiversity Showcase Garden she designed.

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Cape Town Green Map

Cape Town is humming with a growing green and sustainable living consciousness out of which green projects, markets, events, accommodation, eco products and services, green attractions, alternative energy sites, recycling projects and responsible tourism are rapidly emerging.

Cape Town Green Map has joined the Green Map movement - a community of over four thousand local green living sites around ...the world. Cape Town Green Map is powered by Open Green Map - an interactive mapmaking tool that quickly allows us to share green sites such as: biodiversity hot spots, green spaces, sustainable living projects, alternative energy sites, recycling projects and drop-offs, local green events, markets, eateries, responsible tourism, green accommodation, eco products and services, green attractions, alternative energy sites and more.

Major Landmarks

  • Cape Town Stadium

Directions to Starting Point

Reach via the Helen Suzman Bllvd to the parking facility off Bill Peters Drive. Stadium station on MyCiTi bus route.

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Places to stop along the way

Take time out for tea, coffee, lunch or breakfast at Tea in the Park

Best time of day

The park opens at 7h00 and closes at 19h00 daily


Please wear a hat and remember to use a sunscreen


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