Historical Tygerberg

The History of Elizabeth Park

Legend wants us to believe that the British Royal Family (including Princess Elizabeth) visited the Cape and Bellville years ago and donated Crown property along Voortrekker Road to the then Bellville Municipality, hence the name.


The Park received a facelift when […]

March 23rd, 2015|

History of Tygerberg


By the end of the Second World War, the Tygerberg area was still predominantly rural. The towns of Bellville, Durbanville and Parow each remained a distinct nucleus of urban development. The growth of these areas has been slow. Durbanville, by […]

March 12th, 2015|