12 Free things you can do with kids in Cape Town

There are so many things to do in Cape Town with your children but most of the time you do have to pay for it. Mombabbles looks at 12 places where you can enjoy spending time with your family for free. So if you’re budget conscious, check out these free, family friendly things to do in the Mother City. Free – after compiling this list my wallet feels better already.

Are Cape Town’s playgrounds safe?

After a child gets her leg trapped under a roundabout in Keurboom Park a playground located in Claremont in Cape Town, Mombabbles asks whether enough has been done to prevent the same thing from happening again and if the mother was right to lodge a claim against the City.

New playground plans for Groot Constantia

Groot Constantia has taken down it’s children’s play area but has plans to resurrect a kid-friendly space. But just across the way, the historical wine farm has some staunch competition.

7 Child friendly garden nurseries in Cape Town

Gone are the days where you would have to rush the kids around the garden nursery hoping that they won’t rip out the ferns, steal fruit off the trees or mangle the geraniums as you try find the best plants for your garden. Mombabbles looks at some child friendly garden nurseries in Cape Town that will keep your kids entertained, while you pick out your favourite fern.