Places of Interest

Anglican Church

View unique artworks in colored glass by the late Helen Tennant, depicting indigenous plants found in this area. Contact Father Vic for viewing at 051 933 2700

Art Gallery

The S H Pellisier Art Gallery at the FicksburgPrimary School houses the biggest art collection in Ficksburg. This gallery is noted for its Pierneef frieze. Visits by appointment only. 051 933 2250

Bird Watching

All the guest farms offer great Bird Watching! View birds while cruising along a nature reserve: Wiegand 082 938 4454; Moolmanshoek Adventure Farm: 051 933 2220; Kenyana Game Farm 082 651 3494; Boschfontein – 051 933 9310; Hoekfontein – 051 933 3915; Rustlers Valley – 051 933 3939; Tempelhof – 051933 3973; Franshoek - 051 933 2828; Thaba Imperani – 051 933 4112.




Bush Church

Couples from all over the country marry in this unique forest church. It is situated at Moolmanshoek. For more information contact Willie at 051 933 2220

Eastern Free State Sandstone

Grace your garden with genuine sandstone from Ficksburg. Garden features made to order, ranging from tables, birdbaths, fountains and many more. See how sandstone is carved by hand at 111 Caledon Street. Contact Meril at 083 289 3355 or after hours 051 933 2902

Goats Milk Cheese and organic farming methods

The Green Goose offers a unique experience for anyone interested in organic produce and homegrown products ranging from exceptional cheeses to a beautiful selection of down duvets. GPS Co Ordinates S28° 42’ 42 — E 27° 55’ 54, By appointment only Tel : 051 933 5754, 082 925 2770, anneke@greengoose.co.za




Rock Art

There are numerous Bushmen paintings in the Eastern Free State. Well preserved paintings can be viewed at: Hoekfontein – 051 933 3915, Moolmanshoek – 051 933 2220, Boschfontein – 051 933 3910. Paintings only viewed by guests staying at the guest farms. Alternatively a display of all Bushmen paintings in our area can be viewed at the Library. Contact Marlene 051 933 2322 Blanché Spa & Slimming Clinic Rejuvenate, revitalize and relax mind body & soul. We offer unique treatments and tailor made packages. For Spa bookings contact Christell at 083 415 6575 or Giselle 076 616 9172

Hiking Trails

Spoil yourself with a guided tour of different hiking trails with an experienced guide, Andrew van den Heever, at Outdoor Connections 051 933 3500 or 083 305 8400
Enjoy breathtaking views of the Maluti Mountains and surrounding sandstone cliffs. This is your opportunity to be with nature in the Eastern Free State and enjoy a variety of six hiking trails in area in different locations. Hikes last from one to four days. Contact Boschfontein 051 933 3910; Franshoek 051 933 2828; Hoekfontein 051 933 3915; Meulspruit Dam 051 9336356; Moolmanshoek 051 933 2220 and Rustlers Valley 051 933 3939.

Firearm Museum

Visit the Pinedene Small Arms Museum for a glimpse of days gone by. Antique military weapons ranging from Matchlock, Flintlock, Percussion, Single shot and Bolt action rifles, all from various countries. The farm Kromdraai is situated 22km from Ficksburg on the Fouriesburg road. Contact Charles for viewing at 051 933 4301.


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