Bronkhorstspruit Dam

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Mar 182012
 
Bronkhorstspruit Dam

South Africa (Gauteng)
With more than 200 recorded bird species, Bronkhorstspruit Dam nature reserve is the ideal place to witness the avian Highveld diversity. Usually referred to as “Bronkies”, the lake not only appeals to birders, but also anglers who are interested in the fish living in the large dam.
The nature reserve is on the southern [Curious? Find out more…]

Hartbeespoort

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Jul 052011
 
Hartbeespoort

South Africa (Gauteng)
The Hartbeespoort Dam, surrounded by the majesty of the Magaliesberg mountain range, is a popular destination for weekend getaways or day trips. All water sports may be enjoyed including para-sailing, windsurfing, water and jet skiing.

With about 56 km shoreline, it is a popular week-end getaway for both Pretoria and Johannesburg, and as such, [Curious? Find out more…]

Vaal River & Vaal Dam

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Apr 012009
 
Vaal River & Vaal Dam

South Africa (Mpumalanga, Gauteng, Free State, North West, Northern Cape)
The Vaal River is a northern tributary of the Orange River. Rising at Sterkfontein Beacon near Breyten, in Mpumalanga province, it flows 1 210 km southwest to its confluence with the Orange near Douglas; the Vaal’s middle section forms most of the Free State’s northern provincial boundary.

 
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