Sightseeing

ID #3537

Blaauwbank Historic Gold Mine, Magaliesburg, Central Gauteng.

Explore a working mine and see how early miners worked the gold-bearing ore. Original equipment includes cocopans, picks, shovels, pit props, rope winches, etc. Pan for gold. Camping facilities. Hike the 10-km trail and overnight in our hikers hut. Visit the original prospector’s boarding house and early miner’s graves. Nugget Restaurant open for teas, breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Magaliesburg is on the R24 northwest of Krugersdorp,   which is on the N14 southwest of Pretoria. Turn west onto the R509 west of Magaliesburg. Turn left at the Blaauwbank Store after the police station. ALBlaauw

Contct:            Box 1850 Kempton Park 1620
+27 (11) 396 1120 telephone
+27 (11) 979 1718 fax
+27 (82) 465 2639 cell



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Last update: 2014-05-11 03:22
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