Explore Sutherland at STERLAND

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Explore Sutherland at STERLAND just one km out of town towards Matjiesfontein, 440 Piet Retief Street.

GPS coordinates: 32°24’30.7”S 20°39’31.8”E


Interesting tour by appointment with Rita on 076 223 5875 or Jurg 082 556 9589 and Jaco (palaeontologist) 060 770 9567. Every hour on the hour.

Time: 09:00 to 13:00. Last tour at 12:00

Duration: Max one hour

Cost: R30.00 per adult and R20.00 per child.

Surrounding: Easy walk on flat area. Age limit: 2 – 100 years.

Explore Solstice to see where sun-rises/sets at longest night/shortest day, longest day/shortest night • 21 June/22 December.

Bird life, reptiles, mammal’s, amphibian info.

Historical walk in town: Obtain book with deposit and cost R20.00 per group and discover places of interest.

Medicinal plants and plants - see what it looks like in the veld.

Labyrinth Aqua De Vita with wishing well on top at the highest point.

Lovers Walk with poets from yester year….

The Passionate Shepherd to his Love (1564) and the Nymph’s reply to the Shepherd (1552).

Picnic Spot: Bring your own basket and relax afterwards.

To braai: Wood/Blitz for sale at Sterland.

Dedicated fossil lecture/trip to farm fossil site with cost – 3 hours.
Appointment Jaco: 060 770 9567