estcliff Parktown W Tours & estc Parktown Heritage October & November Take the opportunity to enjoy Westcliff's floral splendour. Choose a jaunt amongst the Jacarandas and W liff & estcliff W revel in gracious gardens and historic homes. SATURDAY AFTERNOON, 28 OCTOBER Westcliff’s Historical Homes 14h00 This North East corner is replete with Baker’s buildings, glorious gardens and wonderful views. See Glenshiel, The Hope School, Pallinghurst Stables and The Ridge School. Start at Glenshiel - 19 Woolston Road, Westcliff. Cost: R25.00 - No prior booking required The Moot House SATURDAY AFTERNOON, 4 NOVEMBER This year our heritage tours of Parktown visit the gracious suburb and its neighbours Westcliff Homes & Gardens 14h00 while some tours go further afield to explore Start at the offices and visit their noteworthy hidden gems of Jo’burg’s flamboyant past. neighbours - hear the mining tales, scientific breakthroughs and enjoy the glorious scented gardens. Start at La Roche Offices - 54 The Valley Road, Bus sponsored by Corner Jan Smuts Avenue, Westcliff. Cost: R25.00 - No prior booking required and programme sponsored by SATURDAY AFTERNOON, 11 NOVEMBER Heritage Westcliff Clad in Lilac 14h00 Explore Wexford & lower Westcliff in summertime - stories, scents & sights. Start at the cul-de-sac in Crescent Drive & Kildare Road, off Westcliff Drive. Cost: R25.00 - No prior booking required Tours 16 & 17 SEPTEMBER 2006 SATURDAY MORNING, 16 SEPTEMBER SUNDAY MORNING, 17 SEPTEMBER d. Arma Arm Kild yR il a lwa Ga SANDTON W re . gh Rd. Rd PRETORIA ick r ry Ke lo ow . Rd ny LDW AY ken EASTWO Northwards & Rock Ridge Road 3 Hours 09h30 Northwards & The Valley Road 3.5 Hours 09h30 W ex fo rd Kil Cresce nt Dr. MILITARY HISTORY Inside tour of Northwards - Parktown’s Inside tour of Baker’s landmark mansion, Av e. The West Cliff MUSEUM AD most romantic mansion and the enchanting down the very steep garden path to the RO Holy Family RD E RD AV O E WEXFO XF road that Baker chose for his own home. houses & gardens of The Valley Road. DR IV O AY FF College D LI W R ANERLEY ROA TC PALLIN TO ES GH URS JOHANNESBURG 3R M O W T RO D 1 WOOLS WOOL AD ZOO AV E M STON OAD TON R ROAD Glenshiel UPPER PARK D RIVE MO TO RW AY Brenthurst Garden & Neighbours 3 Hours 09h30 Fairview 2.5 Hours 09h45 WATERFALL R OAD M1 D RST ROAD O A E UE R PALALA RD Towers & steeples - the sentinels of the city. D R Tree-lined avenues and the glorious RD O XF N AV RD O LAWLEY PALLINGHU S THE VALL N SMUT EY ROAD TIO gardens of Brenthurst. RA DE RDON FE GO HILL RD JAN Ferreirastown 2.5 Hours 09h45 ESCOMB E AVENUE La Roche THEV ALL EY ROAD URG JOHANNESB L Y HOSPT A RIE I GARR RW A AD Rand Club Revival 2 Hours 10h00 W LOCH AVE From pioneer to struggle history - a TO RRE RO GO S LE O X MO RD O WA TT SE 1 E C AR FO ROCKRID BA ckste M GE F Unveiled after the conflagration - spruce Jo’burg jumble at the gallop. ROAD O RK in D LY ROA CE LEE IN RD JUBI PR Co L OAD EL ETON ROAD and proud! mp PB ATION E AM WITSE DUC SUNNYSID ou o C St George’s BOUNDARY R CAMPUS PARK nd LO Church VIC CH SHERBORNE R HOTEL AVE TO OAD FRERE SEYM Wits RI RIA OU AD R RIDGE RO AA Business Villa Arcadia 2 Hours 10h30 FALK VE LAN WINCHESTER School DS AVE RHO Youth HA DES ’S ROAD LOUIS BOT AVE ST ANDREW Theatre AD QUE N RO See Villa Arcadia in all its restored glory - NE CTIO JUN LA ENS CE KR artworks, views & memories of Lionel and PA ROA PIETER LA R WAY OTO AVE NP ROOS D M1M PLAC E PARK DO EMP ESS Florence Phillips. IRE TS PRINC EN ROA D JAN SMU AR Parktown CL Boys’ SATURDAY AFTERNOON, 16 SEPTEMBER RT High School EMPIRE ROA D JOUBE ITAL EMP UNIVERST Y I IRE HILLBROW ROA HOSP OF THE D CONSTITUTO N I WITWATERSRAND HILL Northwards & The Valley Road 3.5 Hours 13h45 BRAAMFONTEIN INNER CITY Inside tour of Baker’s landmark mansion, down the very steep garden path to the SUNDAY AFTERNOON, 17 SEPTEMBER houses & gardens of The Valley Road. IMPORTANT - PLEASE READ CAREFULLY Northwards & Rock Ridge Road 3 Hours 13h45 Emoyeni to Villa Arcadia 3 Hours 14h00 Inside tour of Northwards - Parktown’s ! 16th & 17th September Parktown Walking Tours - Inside tour of Emoyeni - the house on the most romantic mansion and the enchanting All tours start at Holy Family College, 40 Oxford Road, Parktown hill - on to beautiful gardens, views and road that Baker chose for his own home. No prior booking required. Cost: R25.00 Lady Phillips’ imposing Villa Arcadia. ! 16th & 17th September Parktown Bus Tours - Brenthurst Garden & Neighbours 3 Hours 14h00 All tours start at Holy Family College, 40 Oxford Road, Parktown Dolobran to Eikenlaan 3 Hours 14h00 Tree-lined avenues and the glorious gardens of No prior booking required. Cost: R35.00 From magical turrets, curliques and Brenthurst. ! 16th & 17th September parking in the grounds of Holy Family College, plastered fancies to courtyards and 40 Oxford Road, Parktown conservatories - a tour full of surprises. Holy Family College 2 Hours 15h00 ! Refreshments will be on sale at Holy Family College by Rotary Tour this historic school museum where Parktown Inner Wheel Excalibur. Holy Family College 2 Hours 15h00 the charming broekie lace belies the ! Saturdays 28th October & 4th & 11th November - Westcliff Walking Tour this historic school museum where serious side of the old Parktown Convent. Tours - Starting points of tours as indicated on the programme overleaf. the charming broekie lace belies the No prior booking required. Cost: R25.00 serious side of the old Parktown Convent. ! Please wear comfortable shoes for walking. ! No prams in buildings or dogs allowed on tours. BUS TOUR ! Secure parking at starting points. BUS TOUR ! Duration of tours approximate. ! Most of these sites are privately owned and are not open to the public. Views from the Ridges 1.5 Hours 14h45 Bosman’s Beat 1.5 Hours 14h30 ! Programme subject to change without notice. The panoramic high points of the city from Sites and stories - the Jo’burg days of mine dump to urban forest. one our favourite storytellers. Cost:- Bus Tour R35.00 Cost:- Bus Tour R35.00 Programme subject to alteration without notice. Programme subject to alteration without notice.