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Kids Outdoor Venues

Pines Resort Graceland Venues

Birds of Eden

• +27 (0)79 6467474
Birds of Eden in South Africa is the largest single dome free-flight aviary in the World. This forested sanctuary is home to over 3,000 birds of around 220 species.

Friends of the rail

• (012) 548 4090
Enjoy a unique outing on a steam train and help preserve South Africa's steam train heritage. Book now for many exciting rides.

Johannesburg Hiking Club

• 078 885 6505
Take a hike ...interested? Hiking trails in South Africa and in the Magaliesberg, where you will meet like minded outdoor and conservation orientated people who wear heavy boots and smell like the mountain air. Youthful, midweek and Sunday hikes, backpacks, base camp weekends, slide show/club eve and social events. Hiking in South Africa can be fun - try us!

Johannesburg Zoo

• 011 646-2000 ext 263
The Johannesburg Zoological Gardens support more than 300 species of mammals, birds and reptiles, including rare, exotic species, mainly from other parts of Africa. Relaxation in a green environment, a safe and healthy family recreational venue to spend quality time in a relaxed way.

Le Bonheur Crocodile Farm

• (021) 8631142
You view these ancient reptiles by means of a low, narrow flyover / walkway and you realize just how close you are to them.

Lory Park Animal and Owl Sanctuary

• (11) 315-7307
Helping to create a greater awareness of conservation amongst our young! Tea garden and jungle gym, animal petting, play area, birthday parties and functions with a touch of feather!

Pines Resort

• (011) 955 3845
The Pines Resort is a family resort, situated in Krugersdorp, approximately 25km from Johannesburg. We are a day resort, and your entrance fee includes the use of the swimming pools and 3 Water Slides. You can relax in our picnic and braai areas, where braai stands and grids are provided and you are more than welcome to bring all of your own food and refreshments for the day. The resort is open from 9am to 5pm on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays.

The Giraffe House

• (021) 8844506
Our mission is to provide an opportunity to the youth and surrounding communities to see healthy animals in large, environmentally relevant enclosures, in order to instill an awareness, interest and a passion for their well-being in the wild.

The Lion Park

• 087 150 0100
The Lion Park offers terrific close-up views and other experiences with lions, as well as rare white lions. Other large predators at the Lion Park include cheetahs, brown and spotted hyenas, wild dogs and jackals.

West Coast Ostrich Ranch

• (021) 972 1955
Owned and run by the Kanigowski family, the West Coast Ostrich Ranch is situated a mere 20 minutes from Cape Town's Waterfront, and is a delight to young and old.