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Springs

Springs, East Rand (Ekurhuleni), GautengSprings on the East Rand is a bustling city lying 50 km east of Johannesburg. The name of the city derives from the large number of springs in the area. Originally Springs developed due to the discovery of coal in 1887. Three years later the Transvaal Republic’s first railway was built to carry coal from Springs to the gold mines of the Witwatersrand. Gold was also discovered in the area and a village was laid out in 1904 and a few years later the first gold mining started. Springs was gra...

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Golfing in Springs, East Rand (Ekurhuleni), Gauteng

Golfing in Springs, East Rand (Ekurhuleni), Gauteng

Springs have two great golf courses to choose from; Pollak Park Golf Club and Springs Golf Club, both boasting good facilities ... View Tourism Articles