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Gate Times

  • There are no formal entrance or exit gates for this Park.
  • No travelling is permitted during the following times:
    • 1 October to 31 March: 19:00 - 05:30
    • 1 April to 30 September: 18:00 - 06:30
    • Exemption is granted to visitors arriving on a Friday by no later than 21:00 at reception, to travel by means of most direct route to the reception and from the reception to their booked accommodation.

Main Access Routes

From Calvinia, Ceres, Sutherland and Matjiesfontein

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All distances indicated are measured to the Park's Roodewerf Reception, with travel times based on speed-limits and average road conditions. Actual travel times may vary.

  • Calvinia to Tankwa approximately 110km, 1h45min.
  • Sutherland to Tankwa approximately 120km, 1h40min.
  • Matjiesfontein to Tankwa approximately 160km, 2h15min.
  • Ceres to Tankwa approximately 180km, 2h20min.
  • Nearest petrol-point will be Middelpos at 52km, 1h00min.

GPS Waypoints

  • Roodewerf Office:
    S 32° 14’ 27.9”
    E 20° 5’ 44.5”
  • Oudebaaskraal Airstrip:
    S 32° 24.044
    E 19° 50.576

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