In this episode we chat to Director for Policing and Law Enforcement for the City of Cape Town about how the city works for you and IF the city works for you. We ask some big questions and get some honest answers. Robbie Robberts is a former major general from the SA Police Services who took on this role 2 years ago. What impressed us with the interview is that he is so committed to working with communities that he has given his personal mobile number for people to contact him with concerns. We get a better understanding of...Read More
In this edition we have two guests. Etienne, who comes from France and lives near to the French Alps and a return guest Ma Yoli. Etienne first heard about Muizenberg through listening to the Hello Muizenberg podcast in his hometown in France. This lead to him joining the team at the Hive as a intern for the next 6 months in order to learn how the Muizenberg community works. He graduated from university in Geography and Urban Planning. Ma Yoli reports back about the Urban Resilience Initiative of which she is a part as well another initiative called Masekane....Read More
Muizenberg is an exciting community to be a part of with diverse cultures, backgrounds and nationalities. One of the most interesting aspects of our community is volunteering. We have NGOs that specialise in it doing a great job. But, the most exciting part of this is the way in which members of the community volunteer through neighbour watches, ratepayers associations and Muizenberg Improvement District. Over this past festive season we’ve seen a rise in people getting involved from across the greater Muizenberg area. So looking into the future we only see good things happening. If you’re interested in getting...Read More
In this episode we chat to father and daughter team, Tegan and Stuart Phillips, who cycled from Cape Town through Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania and Namibia with their family. They share their experiences of life on the road with only bicycles on an adventure tour. The nine month adventure tour is an epic story of family fun and constant...Read More
In today’s episode we chat with Kevin Rack an environmental activist who is helping our community make a significant impact in the war on plastic. We are in an plastic environmental crisis. Kevin shares one of his recent victories in the Zandvlei area. We also chat with roleplayers from across our community, like Gift, who are making an impact in their spheres of influence. In our Buzz in the Berg update we chat about events and initiatives taking place now and coming up in the near future. Don’t forget to check out the art exhibition at the Hive for some...Read More
Hello Muizenberg Podcast tells the unique stories of the folk living in the greater Muizenberg community and discusses the issues that affect them. We are privileged to be a part of a diverse community with amazing stories to tell.
We do a regular weekly podcast on a Wednesday afternoon at the Hive collaborative space in Palmer Road and then another with an interesting guest or look at a local issue. We also give updates about what is happening in Muizenberg.
I’m Wayne Turner and my passion is to tell these stories in both audio and video. So take a listen and learn about the people that make up the wonderful village we call home.