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SHOWS l THEATRE l CONCERTS

Asbos Teater
Karoo Square, cnr Lynnwood & Albeth Street, Die Wilgers, Pretoria
082 564 0999 or teater@asbos.co.za   www.asbos.co.za

Atterbury Theatre

Lynnwood Bridge Centre, Lynnwood Road, Pretoria  012 471 1700 or 082 841 0783
info@atterburytheatre.co.za    www.atterburytheatre.co.za  

Brooklyn Theatre

Greenlyn Village Centre, Menlopark, Pretoria  012 460 6033
info@brooklyntheatre.co.za   www.brooklyntheatre.co.za  

Centurion Teater
123 Amkor Road, Centurion  012 664 8710 or 072 245 4390    susan@centurionteater.co.za    www.centurionteater.co.za

Irene Village Theatre

1 Pioneer Road, Irene, Centurion   084 804 0490 or 082 423 0603
Bookings: tshwaneyouththeatre@gmail.com

Old Mutual Music in the Gardens
Pretoria National Botanical Gardens, Pretoria 012 843 5172/3/4
Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden, Johannesburg 011 217 1594
More info: www.dogreatthings.co.za or follow the series on Facebook
(Old Mutual Music in the Gardens) and Twitter (@OM_Concerts) 0860 100 1278

Park Acoustic Concerts
Monthly Live Music Festival, Fort Schanskop. Voortrekker Monument, Pretoria  info@parkacoustics.co.za    www.parkacoustics.co.za

Pierneef Teater

Cnr Pierneef & Mogg Avenue, Villieria, Pretoria  012 329 0709  info@pierneefteater.co.za    www.pierneefteater.co.za

The Barnyard Theatre & Musiekskuur

Parkview Shopping Centre Cnr Garstfontein / Netcare St, Morelettapark, Pretoria  012 368 1555   www.barnyardtheatre.co.za

The South African State Theatre

320 Pretorius Street, Pretoria  012 392 4000   www.statetheatre.co.za

NATURE AND GAME RESERVES

Austin Roberts Bird Sanctuary
Cnr Melk & Boshoff Streets, New Muckleneuk, Pretoria. Free bird hide. Guided tours over weekends. September to April 6am to 6pm, May to August 7am to 5pm. Enquiries 012 440 8316 groenkloofnaturereserve@tshwane.gov.za

Colbyn Nature Area
This nature area is between Kilnerton Road  and  Stanza Bopape Street (Church), Colbyn, Pretoria. This 80 ha open space reserve is important for its peatland.
Daily 6am to 6pm. Enquiries 012 440 8316 friendsofcolbynvalley@gmail.com

Dinokeng Game Reserve
R734, Pretoria. View lions and more. Take the N1 North, exit on Hammanskraal / Boekenhoutskloof offramp. Go over the highway, take the exit to the left after 800m and then 3km later the main gate.
Enquiries 086 134 6653  www.dinokengreserve.co.za

Faerie Glen Nature Trails
Faerie Glen Nature Reserve, entrance at General Louis Botha, at Plumbago, 6am to 6pm, entrance in Helios Street, free of charge. Three trails: Hadeda 6,2km, Akasia 4,5km, Kiepersol 11,3km. Enquiries 012 358 1510

Groenkloof Nature Reserve

Mountain bike and 4x4 tracks, picnic spots, overnight huts, horse riding, hiking and cycle hire. September to April 5.30am to 7pm, May to August 7am to 6pm. Entrance gate at Fountains Valley main gate, Christina de Wit Ave, Mondays to Fridays. Weekends and public holidays use gate further along Christina de Wit Ave from main gate.
Enquiries 012 440 8316  groenkloofnaturereserve@tshwane.gov.za

Moreletta Kloof Nature Trails

Moreletta Kloof Nature Reserve, self guided hiking trails. Enquiries 012 358 1510

Rietvlei Nature Reserve

The Rietvlei Nature Reserve is located in Pretoria and is about 3,800 hectares in size. Located within the reserve is the Rietvlei Dam. Bird watching, fresh water fishing, hiking trails and game viewing. Now also with lion enclosure (tours must be booked extra). Enquiries 012 358 1810/1/2  www.rietvlei-reserve.co.za

Wonderboom Nature Reserve

North of Pretoria, straddling the Magaliesberg Mountain. See the “Miracle Tree”, climb to the Wonderboom Fort. Hiking trails, open September to April 6am to 6pm, May to August 7am to 6pm. Enquiries 012 341 5204  www.tshwane.gov.za/wonderboom.cfm

DAYTRIPS

Adventures with Elephants, Bela-Bela

Located on beautiful wildlife reserve an hour’s drive north from Pretoria. Unique hands-on elephant introductions, elephant-back rides, swims on the elephants and tailor-made activities. 014 734 7730/00 or 079 431 7655
www.adventureswithelephants.co.za

Cedar Junction Theme Park, Pretoria East

Plot 404, Graham Road, Zwavelpoort (8km east of Solomon Mahlangu intersection on Lynnwood Road). Full miniscale 1.2km train track with replicas of life-sized trains. The trip takes you around the scenic park through tunnels and over bridges. 2ha lake with pedal boats, animals, swimming pool with slide, jungle gyms, jumping castle, mini bike track, trampoline. 012 811 1183 or 082 766 2748
bookings@cedarjunction.co.za   www.cedarjunction.co.za

Croc City Crocodile & Reptile Park

Plot 59 Cnr Cedar Road & R114 Old Pretoria Road, Fourways. Open daily 09:00-16:30. HOLD a baby crocodile as well as a variety of exotic snakes, even a tarantula. Guided tours to see from small to big crocs of over 5 meters. Tea garden with light lunches and shaded play area for kids. Croc City FlyOVER (Zip Line).
083 657 7561 info@croccity.co.za   www.croccity.co.za

Cullinan

The historic village of Cullinan has lots of things to see. Mine tour, museums, and see how diamonds are cut. Village tours, Zuluka Cultural Village, game drives, bird watching, hiking, restaurants. Enquiries 012 734 1111  www.cullinan.za.net

De Wildt Cheetah and Wildlife Centre, Hartebeespoort
On the R513 Brits Road. The Centre is a captive breeding facility for cheetahs, wild dogs, brown hyena, blue duiker and spesies of vultures and owls. Enquiries 012 504 9906/7/8 or 012 504 1921 or 083 892 0515
cheetah@dewildt.co.za   www.dewildt.co.za

Irene Estate Diary Farm

Nellmapius Drive, Irene, Centurion. Open daily from 10am to 5pm and has herds of Friesland cows. Milking parlour open from 3pm for viewing, farm shop, tea garden. 012 667 1000  

Lion Park, Fourways
Cnr Malibongwe Drive & R114 Road, Lanseria. See the lions up-close in self-drive or guided tours. Also home to cheetah, rare white lions, wild dogs, spotted hyena, black backed jackal and variety of antelope. Kiddies playground with huge variety of jungle gyms, jumping castles and entertaining rides, restaurant. Open every day of the year from 08h30-21h00. 087 1500 100 or 011 691 9905-11  info@lionpark.co.za www.lion-park.co.za

Lippizaners, Kyalami

1 Hour Performances on Sundays at 10h30 in the Indoor Arena. Lippizaner Shop, meet the riders, feed the stallions, jumping castle for kids. 1 Dahlia Road, Kyalami. 011 702 2103 or 079 716 4792. lippizaners@hixnet.co.za   www.lippizaners.co.za

Margaret Roberts Herbal Centre, Hartebeespoort
The Centre is in the Hartebeespoort/De Wildt area, on the way to Brits. Open to the public on Wednesdays 08:30-16:00 and the first Saturday of the month (please confirm in advance). Organic gardens, nursery, fairy gallery, labyrinth, restaurant, shop and tea garden. 071 161 6441  www.margaretroberts.co.za

Mystic Monkeys & Feathers Wildlife Park, Bela-Bela

Farm Buffelsdrift, Pienaars River, 85km north of Pretoria. Hosts 44 primate species, in addition to a large number of exotic birds and predators such as white lions, bengal tigers and cheetah, also chimpanzees and white-handed gibbons. Open every day of the year 09:00-16:00. 082 566 4929  www.mysticmonkeys.co.za

Pretoria Zoo

The National Zoological Gardens of South Africa is an 85-hectare zoo located in 232 Boom Street, central Pretoria. Include reptile park, aquarium and exotic tree collection. Also Camping Tours (sleep-over) and Night Tours. Open every day of the year from 08:30-17:30.  012 339 2700  www.nzg.ac.za

MUSEUMS

Freedom Park

Cnr Koch & 7th Avenue, Salvokop, Pretoria  012 336 4000 or 0800 470 740 (toll-free)   www.freedompark.co.za

Jan Smuts Huis

Jan Smuts Avenue, Centurion   012 667 2183  www.smutshouse.co.za

Kruger Museum

70 WK Nkomo Street (Church), Pretoria  012 323 6592 or 012 000 0010
info@ditsong.org.za   www.ditsong.org.za

Melrose House

275 Jacob Maré Street, Pretoria  012 323 6592 or 012 322 0420

National Museum
of Cultural History
149 Visagie Street, Pretoria  012 326 9172 or 012 000 0030
info@ditsong.org.za   www.ditsong.org.za

National Museum
of Natural History
432 Paul Kruger Street, Pretoria  012 323 6592 or 012 000 0040
info@ditsong.org.za   www.ditsong.org.za

Pioneer Museum

Keuning Street, Silverton, Pretoria  012 323 6592 or 012 000 0031
info@ditsong.org.za   www.ditsong.org.za

Sammy Marks Museum

Old Bronkhorstpruit Road, Donkerhoek, Pta-East  012 755 9541 or 083 280 3797 info@ditsong.org.za   www.ditsong.org.za

South African Air Force Museum

Swartkop Airfield, Old Johannesburg Road, Valhalla, Pretoria  012 351 2290

Tswaing Meteor Crater and Eco Museum

Plot 149 JR Soutpan, Tswaing is situated on the M35 Soutpan Road, Tshwane 
012 790 2302 or 076 9455 911 or 012 000 0041
tswaing@ditsong.org.za   www.ditsong.org.za

Voortrekker Monument
Voortrekker Monument Heritage Site, Eeufees Road, Groenkloof, Pretoria
012 326 6770 (monument) or 012 323 0682 (museum)
marketing@vtm.org.za   www.vtm.org.za

Willem Prinsloo Agricultural Museum

Farm Kaalfontein. Rayton – on Old Bronkhorstpruit Road  012 736 2035/6
info@ditsong.org.za   www.ditsong.org.za

LIBRARIES

Akasia Library
Cnr Heinrich & Madelief Street, Akasia, Pretoria 012 549 2244
Mon: 13:00-16:50  Tue - Fri: 08:30-16:50   Sat: 08:30-12:50

Alkantrant Library
Cnr Daventry & Bluegate Road, Lynnwood, Pretoria 012 361 4512 / 012 348 0860
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50  Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50  Sat: 08:30-12:50

Brooklyn Library
Brooklyn Square, cnr Veal & Fehrsen Street, Pretoria 012 460 2592
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50   T ue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50   Sat: 08:30-12:50

Danville Library
Genl. Beyers Primary school, cnr Du Plessis & Delaney streets    012 386 0178
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50   T ue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50   Sat: 08:30-12:50

East Lynne Library

Cnr Stegman & Meeu Street, East Lynne, Pretoria 012 800 1508
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50   Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50    Sat: 08:30-12:50

Eldoraigne Library

Cnr Probert & Ireland Avenue, Eldoraigne, Centurion 012 660 0415
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50  Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50  Sat: 08:30-12:50

Erasmia Library
361 Grey Street, Erasmia, Pretoria  012 370 2165
Mon - Fri: 10:00-12:15, 13:00-16:50

Glenstantia Library
Cnr Chopin & Duvernoy Street, Constantia Park, Pretoria 012 998 6210
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50    Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50    Sat: 08:30-12:50

Hercules Library
Hercules Hoërskool, Cnr Jenning & Ribben Street, Hercules, Pretoria 012 379 4936
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50    Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50    Sat: 08:30-12:50

Irene Library
Pioneer Road, Irene, Centurion   012 667 1857  
Mon - Fri: 14:00- 17:50

Lyttelton Library
Cnr Cantonments Road  & Unie Avenue, Lyttelton, Centurion 012 358 3382 or 358 3876  Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50    Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50   Sat: 08:30-12:50

Mayville Library
Mayville Mall, Shop 22, Mayville, Pretoria 012 335 2732
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50   Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50    Sat: 08:30-12:50

Moot Library
732 Frederika Street, Rietfontein, Pretoria 012 331 2511
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50   Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50    Sat: 08:30-12:50

Mountain View Library
Bergsig Centre, 454 Karel Trichardt Avenue, Mountain View, Pretoria 012 379 1338
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50   Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50   Sat: 08:30-12:50

Overkruin Library
Sinoville Centre, Shop 25, Brac Avenue, Sinoville, Pretoria 012 567 4955
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50   Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50    Sat: 08:30-12:50

Pierre van Ryneveld Library
Fouche Road, Pierre van Ryneveld, Centurion 012 662 1050/1
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50   Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50   Sat: 08:30-12:50

Pretoria North Library
288 Burger Street, Pretoria North, Pretoria 012 546 6237
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50    Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50    Sat: 08:30-12:50

Rooihuiskraal Library
Tiptol Corner, Rooihuiskraal, Centurion 012 661 7117
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50   Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50    Sat: 08:30-12:50

Silverton Library
Municipal Offices, Pretoria Road, Silverton, Pretoria 012 804 6943
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50   Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50    Sat: 08:30-12:50

Valhalla Library
Shop 27, Valhof Centre, Hekla Road, Valhalla, Pretoria 012 654 1941
Mon. Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50   Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50   Sat: 08:30-12:50

Waverley Library
Cnr Cunningham Avenue & Cook Street, Waverley, Pretoria 012 332 2172
Mon, Wed, Fri: 10:00-17:50   Tue & Thurs: 12:00-17:50   Sat: 08:30-12:50

West Park Library
Wespark Primary School. 30 Bospok Street, Pretoria 012 386 6057

 

 
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