How to apply to install your own bicycle parking in Cape Town

City of Cape Town Draft Guidelines for Applications for Bicycle Racks 1.         Introduction The City of Cape Town encourages bicycle use as a viable mode of transport.  Bicycle parking is a key component of creating a successful City-wide bicycle system.  The increased popularity of cycling as mode of transport and for recreational purposes has resulted […]


The Cape Town Bicycle Map, in print since 2011, is now available online – in both website and smart phone editions (Android, IOS and Windows mobile). The first version of the online map includes all the information presented on the print map as well as additional functionality, such as pan and zoom, bookmarks, search, and […]

Pics: interesting selection of bicycles at the Constantia Village bike parking today…

Can’t quite picture this ‘motorised’ bicycle hanging from the parking rack…

Pics: Bicycle parking at Kuils River Station, Winelands

30 or 40 or so bicycle parking racks (the kind we LIKE, not wheel-benders or rim-destroyers), undercover, protected by security staff from 6am to 6pm… Well done City of Cape Town. Some cyclists leave their locks attacked to the racks overnight, to save on weight on the bike. Great to see signage the recognises the […]

Virgin Active: bike parking put to good use