The largest zoo in the country, the National Zoological Gardens of South Africa, is situated in Pretoria and covers 85 hectares with an incredibly diverse array of animal and birdlife. The
Experiences & Attractions in Gauteng - Nature & wildlife
The Austin Roberts Memorial Bird Sanctuary is located in Muckleneuk, Tshwane. The sanctuary is named after the famous South African ornithologist, J Austin Roberts who was born in Pretoria (Tshwane)
The Abe Bailey Nature reserve is located in Carletonville, close to Khutsong on the West Rand. The 4,200 hectare reserve is named after pioneering mining magnate Abe Bailey who lived, farmed
Situated 77km south of Johannesburg the Vaal Dam is South Africa’s second biggest dam by area and fourth largest by volume. It has more than 800km of shoreline, spans t
Somabula Nature Reserve is located one hour’s drive from Johannesburg and 40 minutes’ drive from Tshwane. With 400 hectares of bushveld, the reserve is home to antelope, giraffe, zebra and wildebeest.