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"Willem Pretorius Game Reserve" Free State Things to Do Tip by MikeAtSea

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by MikeAtSea

The game reserve is situated approximately 30 km from Ventersburg and 150 km from Bloemfontein. The turn-off to the nature reserve is on the N1 between Winburg and Ventersburg. The Sand River and Allemanskraal Dam divide the Willem Pretorius Game Reserve of 12 000 ha into northern and southern parts.

The northern side creates suitable homes for baboon, mountain reedbuck, red hartebeest, kudu and duiker, Huge white stinkwood and karee trees also occur. On the southern side. eland, blesbok, springbok, black wildebeest and zebra can be found, while white rhino and buffalo are equally at home on either side of the reserve.

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  • Written Oct 1, 2005
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