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Table Mountain and the role of fire

Table Mountain and its surrounding ranges are made of ancient sandstone. Millions of years of erosion have leached their soil bare of nutrients and it is the burning of old and dead vegetation that returns vital ingredients – in the form of ash – for plants to thrive. Fynbos has evolved to not only survive a fire, but to actively use the mechanics of it in its reproductive cycle.

Saxit! jazzes it up at Table Mountain

Saxit!, the local jazz band, entertained Table Mountain Aerial Cableway visitors with their sultry sounds from Friday 27 to Sunday 29 March, 2015.

Earth Hour 2015: Cableway in the dark

Earth Hour, which sees millions of people worldwide switch off their lights for sixty minutes each year, will be held on Saturday 28 March from 8.30pm to 9.30pm.

Table Mountain Easter egg hunt in the clouds

Track the paw prints of the Easter Bunny when the Table Mountain Cableway hosts a delicious Easter egg hunt on Easter Sunday.

The sun has set on our half-price special (for now), but here are our other discount deals

As the seasons change, so do our special offers at the Cableway. So while our half-price Sunset Special is over for now (don’t worry, it will be back again in November), you can still enjoy discounted tickets for the cable car in these ways.

Hitting the high notes with Saxit! at the top of Table Mountain

Africa’s grandest gathering, the 16th Cape Town International Jazz Festival, will be held in the city on 27 and 28 March 2015, and here at the Cableway we’re incredibly excited!

Get your hands dirty with the 2015 Table Mountain clean-up!

It’s that time of the year again when climbers, Cableway staff and volunteers get their hands dirty for the annual Table Mountain clean-up, which takes place on Saturday 21 March 2015.

3 refreshing ways to celebrate National Water Week at Table Mountain

It’s National Water Week from Monday 16 to Sunday 22 March, 2015, and we are celebrating at the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway.

Table Mountain Fun Fact Friday

It’s our final Fun Fact Friday. We hope you’ve enjoyed these nuggets of info and that you’ve learned something new! Here’s our last round of interesting info.

Skydiving granny’s 100th birthday bash at the top of Table Mountain

When Cape Town’s most adventurous grandmother, the incomparable Georgina Harwood, requested a visit to Table Mountain for her 100th birthday on Tuesday 10 March, the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway was happy to oblige.

Throwback Thursday: Table Mountain reaches predicted peak and so much more

Back in the 90s, here’s how the media put a spin on tourism news. Just look at this poster, circa 1992, announcing a television show about Cape Town’s tourist attractions.

Cableway donates R50 000 to the Cape Town wildfire volunteers

Last week was an intense one in the Mother City, with the Volunteer Wildfire Services battling the extensive Cape Town fire, night and day, across the rocky mountains of the Southern Suburbs.