The biggest District Municipality geographically in South Africa
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Brandvlei

150km north of Calvinia
Brandvlei developed near the Sak River vlei in the heart of Bushmanland where ‘Ou Brand’, a trekboer, decided to settle.
TOURIST INFORMATION
The Publicity Office,
PO Box 12, Brandvlei 8915
Tel 054 603 8400
ATTRACTIONS
Birdlife The salt pans are transformed into bird sanctuaries after the summer rains (Nov-Mar).
Dutch Reformed Church Neo-Gothic style.
Lekkerlê and Kans Two farms exhibiting splendid displays of San (Bushman) rock engravings.
Verneukpan ± 120km northeast of Brandvlei, near the town Swartkop. In 1929, Sir Malcolm Campbell unsuccessfully attempted to break the world land-speed record by travelling over 300mph in his Bluebird 1.
Restaurant Windpomp Restaurant
Tel 054 603 0011 Fax 054 603 0046
Email windpomprestuarant@ymail.com

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Verneukpan
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