Welcome to the beautiful South of Joburg! Let us take you on a journey through some of the best kept secrets and treasures.
The southern parts of Johannesburg accommodate the city's major recreational and tourist attractions. Nature can be experienced in the hills of the Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve www.knra.co.za and at Thaba Ya Batswana www.tyb.co.za
Gaming facilities can be found in Gold Reef City and at Turffontein Race Course, now known as Phumelela Gaming and Leisure www.phumelela.com. Wemmer Pan is renowned for water sports www.dragonboatracing.co.za and the Orlando Dam is emerging as a recreational venue.
Sporting facilities include Soccer City FNB Stadium in Nasrec www.stadiummanagement.co.za, Orlando Stadium in Soweto, Rand Stadium and Hector Norris Park Stadium (the largest cycling track in South Africa) in Pioneers Park.
The Joburg Expo Centre www.expocentre.co.za, the Technikon Conference Centre, Gold Reef City Theme Park/Casino and Thaba Ya Batswana amongst many others, offer conference and exhibition venues.
There is a variety of fun entertainment for children at Gold Reef City Theme Park, Santarama Miniland, Rietvlei Zoo Farm www.rietvleifarm.co.za and the recently reinstated Musical Fountains at Wemmer Pan, to name a few.
The SOJO area is richly endowed with places of historical and cultural interest accommodating the James Hall Museum Transport, the Apartheid Museum, Hector Peterson Memorial and Museum, Freedom Square, Regina Mundi and houses of various struggle personalities.
The journey does not end here. As you continue to explore SOJO's exciting website pages, you will be pleasantly surprised!