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Nigel

Nigel, East Rand (Ekurhuleni), GautengWhile Nigel in the East Rand is not the most well-known area of Johannesburg, it has in recent years developed a reputation as a tourist-friendly destination. Nigel lies approximately 63km from Johannesburg enfolded in a lush leafy background. In 1886, when gold was found on the farm Varkensfontein, the owner of the farm, Petrus Marais, was reading Sir Walter Scott’s “The Fortunes of Nigel”. Marais became a major shareholder in the Nigel Gold Mining Company and many of the street names of ...

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Marievale Bird Sanctuary, East Rand (Ekurhuleni), Gauteng

Marievale Bird Sanctuary, East Rand (Ekurhuleni), Gauteng

Serious birdwatchers will delight in the range of species that can be spotted at the Marievale Bird Sanctuary in the East Rand... Marievale Bird Sanctuary, East Rand, Gauteng

Marievale Bird Sanctuary, East Rand, Gauteng

As part of a Ramsar wetland with adjoining grassland, Marievale Bird Sanctuary on the East Rand simply abounds with birds View Tourism Articles