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Johannesburg’s urban forest is home to wonderful bird-life

Wide variety of birds in suburban Johannesburg gardens   Why is there such an abundance of bird life? There are several reasons: Johannesburg’s extraordinary number of trees it has developed its own micro-climate there are number of green lungs in the form of golf courses and parks there is an abundance of food and nesting […]

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Do you know where Delta Park gets its name from?

From grazing land to sewage works to recreational space: Delta Park Delta Park, 104 hectares of open park land, is just 5 blocks from Liz at Lancaster. The area now known as Delta Park was part of the  farm Klipfontein in the 19th Century. In 1902 it became a grazing area for cows as part […]

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