Open Streets Cape Town is a citizen-driven initiative working to change how people use, perceive and experience streets. We do this via our programme of Open Streets Days, as well as advocacy campaigns.


Join the 2-wheel commuting revolution in Cape Town!
Check out this short video introducing the concept of the 'bike bus' and some of Cape Town's everyday cycle commuting champions
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Mobile Women
Join a social ride & dialogue in Gugulethu to celebrate and empower women who cycle
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Our Flagship Programme

Open Streets Days
Inspired by Bogotá's Ciclovía, Open Streets Days create car-free streets across Cape Town.
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Low-Carbon Transport
Creating a new mindset about movement in collaboration with the WWF Nedbank Green Trust
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Our Manifesto

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Is Open Streets heading to Bellville?

Posted on Monday 29 June 2015

Open Streets Cape Town is partnering with the Greater Tygerberg Partnership (GTP) and members of the local community to explore the possibility of holding an Open Streets day in Bellville in October.
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Safety first not quite there yet

Posted on Thursday 28 May 2015

We joined a recent Global Road Safety Partnership of South Africa workshop to share how Open Streets can be a tool for road safety and increasing visibility and respect on our roads...
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