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Johannesburg Zoological Gardens

The Johannesburg zoological gardens are not as grand as the Pretoria zoological gardens but they are split in two with Jan Smuts Avenue as the divide. On the one side zoo lake which provides boating on water, playgrounds for children, restaurants and picnic areas.

Pretoria Zoological Gardens

Pretoria’s National zoological Gardens run breeding programmes on nature reserve near Lichtenburg. It supplies both local and foreign zoological gardens. Birds such as flamingos, herons, swans and secretary birds are prolific and get shipped all over the world. Founded in 1899, it has become Africa’s largest zoological garden and among the world most renown. It - Read more...