Balfour is a small gold mining and maize farming town in Mpumalanga, South Africa. The town and post office, some 80 km southeast of Johannesburg, were established on the farms Vlakfontein No. 101 and No. 108 which belonged to Frederick Stuart McHattie, and named McHattiesburg after him in 1897.
This Mpumalanga Nature Reserve in South Africa also offers a variety of adventure sports such as white water rafting and abseiling as well as quieter activities like fly-fishing. Bio Diversity. Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve is one of the few areas of montane grassland in Mpumalanga that still exists.
Enjoy your stay in rural Chrissiesmeer, the beautiful lake district of South Africa, with 270 lakes and pans located with¬in a 20 km radius of the village. It is the ideal place to get away from the hustle and bustle and relax in the tranquil unspoiled countryside.
Ermelo is the educational, industrial and commercial centre of the 7,750 km² Gert Sibande District Municipality in Mpumalanga province, Republic of South Africa. It is both a mixed agriculture and mining region. Its is found 210 km east of Johannesburg.
Ezemvelo Nature Reserve is the hidden beauty of Gauteng. Located a mere hour’s drive from OR Tambo International airport and 45 minutes from Pretoria, it is easily accessible by all. The reserve offers an array of comfortable self-catering accommodation types to suite your needs, as well as a wonderful natural experience, with a wide variety of general game and bird species to be seen.
Gold was first discovered in Mpumalanga province in 1883 by Auguste Roberts in the mountains surrounding what is now Barberton. Gold is still mined in the Barberton area today. Mpumalanga accounts for 83% of South Africa's coal production. 90% of South Africa's coal consumption is used for electricity generation and the synthetic fuel industry.
Komatipoort is a town situated at the confluence of the Crocodile and Komati Rivers in Mpumalanga province, South Africa. The town is 8 km from the Crocodile Bridge Gate into the Kruger Park, and just 5 km from the Mozambique border and 65 km from the Swaziland border.
KwaMhlanga is a town in Mpumalanga, South Africa and is the spiritual home of the Ndebele tribe that settled here in the early 18th century. This town developed into the administrative centre for the local government, and now houses the government administration for the North Western Region of the Mpumalanga Province.
MalaMala Game Reserve . MalaMala Game Reserve is the Safari Industry’s blueprint to the luxury photographic safari. This enormous tract of land offers unparalleled wildlife viewing. MalaMala is the only game reserve in this region where the benefits of tourism directly support adjacent communities.
This place is situated in Witrivier, Mpumalanga, South Africa, its geographical coordinates are 25° 31' 0" South, 31° 22' 0" East and its original name (with diacritics) is Matsulu. See Matsulu photos and images from satellite below, explore the aerial photographs of Matsulu in South Africa.
Middelburg was established as Nasareth, (root from dry land), in 1864 by the Voortrekkers on the banks of the Klein Olifants River. The name was changed in 1872 to Middelburg to mark its location between the Transvaal capital Pretoria, and the gold mining town of Lydenburg.
The lowveld Find out more Explore Books Features South Africa’s lowveld, wedged between the Mpumalanga section of the Drakensberg and Mozambique, is part of a vast subtropical region of savanna that stretches north through Zimbabwe and Zambia as far as Central Africa.
Pilgrim’s Rest (Afrikaans: Pelgrimsrus) is a small museum town in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa which is protected as a provincial heritage site. It was the second of the Transvaal gold fields, attracting a rush of prospectors in 1873, soon after the MacMac diggings started some 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) away.
Sabi Sabi Luxury Safari Lodges Deep in the African bushveld, within South Africa’s famous Sabi Sand Reserve, ‘something enchanting lies in wait’ – the Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve. This award winning private game reserve offers world-class standards in luxury accommodation, exceptional close wildlife encounters, personal service and delicious cuisine.
Mpumalanga lies in eastern South Africa, bordering Swaziland and Mozambique. It constitutes 6.5% of South Africa's land area. It shares borders with the South African provinces of Limpopo to the north, Gauteng to the west, the Free State to the southwest, and KwaZulu-Natal to the south.
Secunda (from Latin: second, secund, secundi meaning second/following) is a town built amidst the coalfields of the Mpumalanga province of South Africa. It was named for being the second Sasol extraction refinery producing oil from coal, after Sasolburg, some 140 kilometres (87 mi) to the west.
This place is situated in Mdutjana, Mpumalanga, South Africa, its geographical coordinates are 25° 7' 0" South, 29° 3' 0" East and its original name (with diacritics) is Siyabuswa. See Siyabuswa photos and images from satellite below, explore the aerial photographs of Siyabuswa in South Africa.
Standerton is a city found in Mpumalanga, South Africa. It is located -26.93 latitude and 29.24 longitude and it is situated at elevation 1569 meters above sea level. Standerton has a population of 74,021 making it the 8th biggest city in Mpumalanga.
This is Klaserie Private Nature Reserve The Klaserie Covering an impressive 60 000 hectares of pristine wilderness, The Klaserie Private nature Reserve was established in 1972 as part of the greater Kruger National Park, and is one of the largest privately owned reserves in South Africa.
The Timbavati Game Reserve is located at the border line between Hoedspruit in and Acornhoek in , north of the Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve on the western edge of Kruger National Park. Geographically and politically, Timbavati is located in Mpumalanga Province.
Wakkerstroom – ‘The Jewel of Mpumalanga” Things To Do Chit Chat The “Wakkerstroom Group” please give us your experiences and feedback . Nestled in a beautiful valley between Ermelo, Piet Retief and Newcastle lies the modest but vibrant little village of Wakkerstroom.
Waterval Boven, Mpumalanga, South Africa Waterval Boven, a village in Mpumalanga, South Africa is nestled in the Highlands Meander route on the outskirts of the escarpment of the southern hills and amidst one of the prime fly fishing zones, Waterval Boven also boasts one of the largest fly-fishing clubs in South Africa.