City of Joburg

Johannesburg City Parks and Zoo

Johannesburg Zoo


All queries should be channelled through the call centre, Joburg Connect, which can be contacted 24 hours, seven days a week, on 0860 56 28 74 or 011 375 5555 For each query, you will get a reference number. Make sure you keep this number so that you can follow up your query. Email: Facebook Youtube

Explore nature in a city: Come see the wild flowers at Melville Koppies and Kloofendal Nature Reserve.

Kloofendal Nature Reserve is open to the public for overnight camping with activities and interpretive trails hiking and more, bookings can be made on 011 027 0646 or 011 712 6600. For guided walks, tree identification courses, organised mine tours and insects tours contact Friends of Kloofendal Karen on 079 693 5608 or alternatively call the nature reserve on 011 760 9143.

Melville Koppies Central which has controlled access is a beautiful nature reserve and Johannesburg heritage site in the middle of the city, they have activities such as guided walks, geology talks, 4km fitness walks which are part of the guided tours offered by Friends of Melville Nature Reserve. For bookings of guided tours contact Wendy Carstens on 011 482 4797.