Rustenburg is known for platinum mining, a rich history and lush bushveld surroundings. With the natural beauty surrounding this area, it has become a great getaway from the hustle and bustle of nearby cities. It is about 110 km away from both Johannesburg and Pretoria. This neighbourhood has almost year-round sunshine, making it the ideal place for those who enjoy outdoor activities.
Map of Area and Surrounds
Hoërskool Rustenburg has the most provincial athletes of any school in South Africa. It's just one of many good schools in this area. The city is a regular venue for numerous sport-clubs such as Kaizer Chiefs, Platinum Leopards, Springboks and Platinum Stars.
The Pilanesberg Game Reserve is right outside Rustenburg. Boasting all the major mammal species including lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo, this game reserve is large and easily accessibly from Rustenburg.