Thursday 20 June 2019

Cape Town parliament Source:

From 6:00 to 23:45 (for rehearsal pruposes)

  • Church Square.
  • Roeland Street: between Plein and Buitenkant Street
  • Closure of Company Gardens.
  • Government Avenue from Orange Street to Wale Street.
  • Plein Street from Longmarket Street to Roeland Street.
  • St Johns Street from Roeland Street to Vrede Street.
  • Gallery Lane.
  • Bouquet Street.
  • Hope Street between Roeland and Glynn Street.
  • Wesley Street between Buitenkant and Hope Street.
  • Glynn Street between Buitenkant and Hope Street.
  • Wale Street: between Queen Victoria and Adderley Street.
  • Bureau Street: between Adderley and Parliament Street.
  • Spin Street and Mostert Street between Corporation and Parliament Street.
  • Parliament Street from the gates of Parliament to Longmarket Street.

Roads to close on THURSDAY EVENING only

From 17:00 to 20:00:

• Buitenkant Street between Roeland and Strand Street

From 17:45 to 19:30:

  • Klipper Road, Newlands: from Main Road (M4) to Newlands Avenue
  • Princess Anne Avenue, Newlands: from Newlands Avenue to Union Avenue.
  • Newlands Avenue, Newlands: from Dean Street to Princess Anne Avenue.
  • Dean Street, Newlands, westbound: from Main Road (M4) to Newlands Avenue.
  • M3, Union Avenue, Rhodes Drive, Philip Kgosana Drive (De Waal Drive), Roeland Street, City-bound carriageway: from Newlands Avenue to city centre.
  • Woolsack Drive, Rondebosch, westbound: between Main Road (M4) and Rhodes Drive (M3).
  • Anzio Road, Observatory: from Main Road (M4) to Philip Kgosana Drive (De Waal Drive) (M3).
  • N2, Settlers Way City-bound carriageway: from Main Road (M4) to city centre.

From 18:00 to 19:30:

  • Roeland Street, between Buitenkant and Brandweer Street.

Alternative Routes:

Road users are advised to use the following alternative routes to the City Bowl during the event:

  1. From the N2 (Settler’s Way): use the N1, FW de Klerk Boulevard via M5 (Black River Parkway), or M7 (Jakes Gerwel Drive).

  2. From the M3 (Union Avenue): use the M5 (Black River Parkway) and N1 (FW de Klerk Boulevard) or M4 (Main Road), onto Victoria Road, right onto Christiaan Barnard Road to circle the outer CBD. 

    *Note: Tennant and De Villiers streets are closed; no access to Roeland Street; Annandale/Orange Street. Use lower CBD and circle around. Unless it’s for local access into the residential areas, right onto Christiaan Barnard Road to circle the outer CBD.

  3. Outer CBD Circle Road: Use the following ring route to/from the area of the CBD affecting you:
    • Christiaan Barnard Road
    • FW De Klerk Boulevard
    • Buitengracht Street
    • Buitensingel Street
    • Orange Street
    • Jutland Avenue
    • Tennant Street (Controlled closure, local access only)

For a detailed breakdown, go to