Directions

GPS Coordinates: S26º52.884 E027º13.560

From Gauteng

  • Take the N1 towards Bloemfontein.
  • Take the off-ramp just before the Vaal Plaza toll gate towards Parys / Sasolburg.
  • Turn Right at the T-junction crossing the bridge over the highway towards Parys
  • Follow the main road through Parys
  • Just after the CBD turn Right towards Fochville and Potchefstroom. There is a robot and a Bernie’s Diner at the turn-off
  • 2 Km from Parys, turn left on the R53 towards Potchefstroom
  • About 8 km from the turn-off, turn left again towards Venterskroon. You are now on a gravel road.
  • Venterskroon is 15 km from the turn off – there are three old white buildings close to the road at Venterskroon, with the Information Centre being in the middle. The School Masters House is the next building to the right of the info centre.
  • Tierfontein is a further 7,5 km from Venterskroon

From Potchefstroom

  • Take the Governor Mbeki street – turn left – a Dros is on your left hand side. This is the R501
  • Drive straight out of town towards Schoemansdrift and Vredefort
  • 20 km from Potchefstroom, turn left on the Venterskroon road – this is a gravel road
  • After 2.5 km see sign Tierfontein (Bundu & Boplaas) on the left hand side
  • Venterskroon is a further 7,5 km on this road.
  • After you have passed the shop on your left hand side, you will reach the old mining village on your left. The information centre is signposted, the School Masters House is the next building to the right of the info centre