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Ambitious plan to transform Cape Town waterfront unveiled

Cape Town, South Africa.
Cape Town, South Africa. Image by Werner Bayer / CC BY 2.0

A huge section of Cape Town’s congested industrial waterfront is set to be transformed into an area accessible for visitors. The multi-billion rand Port Gateway Precinct project will include new hotels, cruiseliner berths, waterfront housing and public spaces. The ambitious plan will, however, take place over several decades – it is being conceptualised over a 50 year timeframe. Read more: news24.com