Cableway 2017 annual maintenance dates announced

The Cableway's annual maintenance dates for 2017 have been announced!

Our annual maintenance dates have been announced. If you’re planning on visiting the Cableway in winter, remember that we will shut down operations for renovation of our facilities and maintenance of our cars from Monday 24 July to Sunday 6 August 2017. We will re-open, weather permitting, on 7 August 2017.

Got online tickets booked for the week before and wondering how our closure will affect you?

Here’s what you need to know:

Tickets booked for the week of 18 July 2017 will have their usual seven-day validity period shortened to the following:

•             18 July – 6 days

•             19 July – 5 days

•             20 July – 4 days

•             21 July – 3 days

•             22 July – 2 days

•             23 July – 1 day

You will find your ticket validity dates within the description of your online booking link here.

Birthday special:

South African residents with valid identity documents may collect their free birthday tickets from our Ticket Office in the week before our annual maintenance.

Alternatively, you can register to receive your free birthday ticket online here and use it in the week after we re-open.

Our 2016 annual maintenance included the replacement of the Upper Station generator, maintenance of the 11kV electricity line, cleaning of ropes and slack rope tests, renewing switches and bearings and more. Check out the cool video about it below:

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