Kirstenbosch Tree Canopy Walkway

Kirstenbosch Tree Canopy Walkway

treecanopywalkA raised walkway has been built through Kirstenbosch‘s Arboretum which is nestled between the Protea Garden, the Dell, Mathews Rockery and the Concert Lawn.
The walkway was inspired by a snake skeleton and has been named the ‘Boomslang’, and is low maintenance, low-impact sculptural walkway.
The walkway is 130m long, and will give visitors the opportunity to experience the forest from high above the ground giving spectacular 360 degrees vistas of the surrounding mountain.
Click on the link to view the unveiling of the tree canopy walkway: Kirstenbosch Video.

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Marlborough Park

Marlborough Park

GARDEN VIEWS: 
One bedroom apartment in Marlborough Park, Claremont. This complex boasts beautiful gardens, a communal pool, laundry and braai facilities.
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Contact Charlene Faint for 083 765 2116 for further queries.

 

The Quadrant Market

The Quadrant Market

Claremont-MarketThe Quadrant Market in Claremont is an outdoor market offering fresh fruit and veggies, boutique wine, gourmet food, seasonal items, arts and craft and designer clothing. 
Venue: Library Square at The Quadrant, Wilderness Road, Claremont
Time: 9am – 2pm
Cost: Free
For more information click here

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Have your say in the City Parks Development and Tree Policy

Have your say in the City Parks Development and Tree Policy

Claremont-ParkThe Chairperson of Subcouncil 20 invites you to attend a meeting at which the Draft City Parks Development and Tree Policy of the city will by discussed by the City Parks Branch. 
Date: 14 May 2014
Time: 18:00
Venue: Council Chamber, Alphen Centre, Main Road, Constantia

Your comments and suggestions will help shape the policy. 
RSVP Shiobhan Williams Shiobhan.Williams@capetown.gov.za or 021 794 2493.

Click here for viewing of draft policies available at all Subcouncil Offices and at Municipal Libraries. 

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Claremont expecting a nursery

Claremont expecting a nursery

ClaremontClaremont residents and some members of Harfield Village believe that the application for the proposed consent for the development for a nursery and a daytime coffee shop will be an asset to the community, while others believe it will add to traffic congestion problems as parking would become an issue. 
Claremont.A land use application was submitted for the rezoning of erven 53387 and 53388 situated on Second Avenue in Harfield Village in Claremont from General Residential (GR4) to Local Business (LB2) for consent to permit a restaurant and a plant nursery as well as a departure to permit 14 parking bays.
To view more information click here

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Inside the Arderne Gardens

Inside the Arderne Gardens

Claremont-EventDiscover the Arderne Gardens in Claremont on the 3rd of May from 10:00am. An experienced tour guide will take you through the gardens and introduce you to the largest and oldest collections of exotic trees in South Africa. 
The guided walk has a minimum donation fee of R30 per person, and proceeds will for to the Friends of the Arderne Gardens. Entrance to the garden and parking on the street is free. 

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Happy Easter

Happy Easter

Wishing all Claremont and Newlands residents a wonderful Easter! 

ChasEverittEasterThinking of getting the family out of the house or apartment over Easter weekend?
Follow this security check list for your house before you go away:

  • Do not advertise that you are away 
  • Sync automatic light timers that mimic your home routine
  • Make friends with your neighbours and let them know when you will be away 
  • Trim back shrubs around windows and doors to make it less easier for burglars to hide 
  • Don't leave your home alarm security pass code near on the keypad of your home alarm security system

Community post brought to you  by Chas Everitt – Claremont and Newlands property specialists

Road Closures for Two Oceans Marathon

Road Closures for Two Oceans Marathon

ClaremontEventThe following roads will be closed in Claremont and Newlands on the 19 April 2014:

  • M3 Southbound between Princess Anne Road to Ladies Mile (Southbound carriageway only) from 05:30am – 08:00am
  • Protea Road between Main Road to Paradise Road / Newlands Road (both directions) from 05:30am – 06:45am
  • Paradise Road between Protea Road / Newlands Road to Edinburgh Drive (both directions) from 05:30am – 06:45am
  • Main Road between Klipper Road to Letterstedt Road from 04:00am – 06:45am

To view road closures in other areas click here

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Botsoc Kirstenbosch plant fair

Botsoc Kirstenbosch plant fair

KirstenboschPlantFairKirstenbosch is hosting it's 39th annual Plant Fair this weekend, 12 – 13 April 2014. The focus this year will be making urban gardens bee and chameleon friendly by growing plants that attract and feed them. The event is primarily a fundraiser, and wonderful for a family outing. Plenty food and entertainment is on offer with a strong 'Green' theme.
For more information click here

Community event notice brought to you  by Chas Everitt – Claremont and Newlands property specialists