22nd Nov

Unsung hero

Sean Hattingh, helping keep Century City safe

Sean Hattingh, now manager of the newly opened Century City Security Operations Centre, has been an integral part of Century City’s security operations since 2001, and his role and contribution have evolved in tempo with the growth of the burgeoning precinct.


24th Nov

Beautiful Intaka books for sale

to commemorate 21 years of Intaka Island

A limited number of copies of a glossy, commemorative coffee table book on Intaka Island published in celebration of the wetlands’ 21st year are available for sale in the Intaka Island Eco-Centre.


23rd Nov

Janko De Beer sculpture for Century City Arts Trail

Internationally acclaimed South African artist, Janko De Beer has been commissioned to do a sculpture for the Century City Arts Foundation which will have pride of place near the newly completed Waters Edge residential development in Century City.

Janko, who hails from Somerset West, was recently nominated for a Global Art Award and he has established a strong international following with his powerful sculptures now held in private collections in England, Switzerland, Scotland, Belgium, Dubai, Australia, and Monaco


23rd Nov

Elegant extended Oasis Club unveiled

The beautifully furnished extended clubhouse facilities at the Oasis Luxury Retirement Resort were officially opened at a cocktail party attended by more than 200 residents in November.

The R4,2million extension to the Club House, paid for by the developer – the Oasis Joint Venture comprising Rabie Property Group and a Harries Consortium - has significantly increased the capacity of the dining room, kitchen and lounge to accommodate the growing Oasis family.


23rd Nov

Tap into Century City’s recycled water supply to cut use of potable water

Century City commercial stakeholders are encouraged to tap into the CCPOA’s treated effluent supply line not only for irrigation purposes but also for flushing their toilets and for their cooling systems.

Chris Blackshaw, CEO of the Century City Property Owners’ Association, says Century City is in a unique and fortunate position as the developers have installed a dedicated pipeline to convey treated effluent from the City of Cape Town’s Potsdam Water Works to Century City and this is available for irrigation and other uses via a metered connection.


22nd Nov

Century City ready for Festive crowds

Century City is well prepared for a bumper Festive Season when millions of visitors are expected to flock to the precinct for shopping and fun.

Canal Walk alone is expected to attract more than 2.4 million shoppers in December, of which more than 100 000 are anticipated on Christmas Eve, according to Vanessa Herbst, Marketing Manager for the shopping centre.


24th Oct

Ratanga offers special half price group rate

Ratanga Junction is offering half price tickets at R89.50 for groups of 20 or more for the first 22 days of the Summer Season from 24 November until 15 December 2017.

This is part of the park’s strategy of offering ticket specials in the off-peak periods to enable as many people as possible to have one last ride before the park closes for good at the end of business on May 1 2018.


24th Oct

Discover wonderful walks on your doorstep

One of the joys of living in Century City is the easy access one has to some very scenic walks.

There are two wonderful walks around Intaka Island. The one through the man-made portion of Intaka Island is 1km and has a number of benches on the route where one can rest and enjoy the tranquillity of the environment. You can also park off in one of the bird hides and observe the incredible variety of feathered friends that Intaka is home to.

Maggie Rowley

28th Sep

Intaka Island the jewel in the crown of Century City is 21 years old

Intaka Island comes of age

At a function to commemorate this major milestone, Paul Lochner, chairperson of the Intaka Island Blouvlei Environmental Committee, said Century City had truly become a prime example of how the built and natural environments can co-exist in harmony for their mutual benefit.


21st Sep

Ratanga offers Spring Ticket Special

Ratanga Junction theme park, which is to close on 1 May 2018, is offering a special Full Adventurer ticket price of just R95 for the Spring Season.

Full Adventurer ticket prices are normally R179 per person so this represents a significant discount, says Ratanga General Manager, Bill Taylor.


1st Sep

Thembanani Magazi - A man of note

Field guide, environmental educationist, bird authority and Skipper - Thembanani Magazi - has been an integral part of Century City, and in particular Intaka Island, since 2003.

Born in Butterworth in the Eastern Cape, Thembanani came to Cape Town after he matriculated. He resides with his wife Phakama, their two sons Liyema (8years) and Alunamda (8 months) and stepdaughter Alungile (12) in Kwezi Park, Khayelitsha.


5th Sep

Help us save water!

Century City Property Owners’ Association calls on all Century City stakeholders to do everything in their power to save water.

In the face of the Western Cape experiencing its worst drought in 100 years, Level 5 water restrictions were introduced on 3 September by the City of Cape Town, in terms of which all businesses are required to reduce their water consumption by 20% from the previous year.


21st Aug

Century City restaurants offer specials

Many of the restaurants in Century City are offering weekly specials to tantilise your tastebuds.

Over and above this, the Square Café & Restaurant is offering Oasis residents 15% discount on all meals, other than their daily specials.


21st Aug

Tunnel Transformation par excellence!

A blaze of colour rather than drab concrete tunnels now greets the thousands of daily train commuters to Century City.

This is thanks to the artistic genius of father and son artists Paul “Hardi” and Calvin Raubenheimer who were commissioned by the Century City Arts Foundation to transform the underpass walkway between Century City and the station into an enchanting mural landscape.


18th Aug

Intaka Island comes of age

Intaka Island, the jewel in the crown of Century City, celebrates its 21st birthday in September.

To commemorate this major milestone, Intaka will be offering the public a discounted combo ticket of just R21 per person between September 18 and 24. This will entitle you to entry onto the Island as well as a scenic boat trip along the Century City canals. The usual price is R55 for adults and R45 for kids.


19th Jul

Thousands of volunteers packed more than 56 tons of donated foods

for the underprivileged in a Mandela Day initiative

Organised by Food Forward SA at the Century City Conference Centre


14th Jul

Kids holiday fun on Intaka Island

Intaka Island July Holiday Programme

More than 30 children aged between six and 12 years participated in the Intaka Island Holiday Programme at Century City during the first week of July.


26th Jun

Ratanga opens for 10 day jol in July

July 14 – 23

Ratanga Junction, the Wildest Place in Africa, will be open for a 10 day Jol in July from July 14 – 23.


24th Jan

Beware of rental scam!

Prospective tenants are being warned not to fall for a brazen rental scam which has come to light in recent weeks.

Allen Usher of Property World, the official on-site agency for all new residential developments at Century City and which has a large share of both the resale and rental markets in the precinct, said two incidents of a scammer masquerading as a Property World agent in order to scam people out of rental deposits had been reported to them.

Tatum Sieni

27th Jan

Recycled waste water keeps Century City green

Recycled waste water keeps Century City green

With Cape Town facing the toughest water restrictions in years, you may be wondering how Century City is managing to look so beautifully green.