Tag Archives | Table Mountain

The Tahrs are back

Six years after a decision to cull Table Mountain’s entire Himalayan tahr population enraged and divided Cape Town residents, half a dozen of the animals have been filmed grazing on the mountain’s Platteklip Gorge path.


Table Mountain – Just another branding gimmick?

Fifa’s sponsors are being offered the face of Table Mountain for their 2010 branding, despite assurances by park managers that this is not an option. For just R150 000 a month, according to City of Cape Town documents, the World Heritage Site was a “confirmed and available” advertising site where a brand’s colours could illuminate […]


Don’t drink the water on from the Lily Pond on TM

It is advised that persons do not drink the water from the Lily Pond on Table Mountain until the next heavy rains as a body was found above Africa Ledge. iol.co.za report: Body leaves cops mystified Police are trying to determine the identity of a decomposed body that was discovered on Table Mountain two days […]