Visit to the Anglo Boer War Museum

Kedar Heritage Lodge Tour – 16th October 2021

You may or may not be aware, but the Magaliesberg and greater Johannesburg/Pretoria areas was hard fought for during the Anglo Boer/South African War (ABW), in particular the guerrilla phase. We plan to offer a series of Battlefield Tours over the next 24 months starting with a day visit to Kedar Heritage Lodge. Kedar Heritage Lodge, to the west of Rustenburg, has one of the best private collections of ABW memorabilia you will see. Optional Tour Extension:- stay over night and visit Elands River Siege on Sunday.

DATE  :  Saturday 16th October 2021

TIME  :  09h00

VENUE  :  Kedar Heritage Lodge – R565, Rustenburg

GPS COORDINATES:  S 25° 32.838’ E 27° 07.712’

Cost: R50.00 per person

Gunners’ Association; First National Bank; Branch 250655; Account # 50400012329

Ref:  Kedar and Surname

RSVP & payment by 11th October.

RSVP Dominic Hoole hoole@worldonline.co.za

MAKE YOUR OWN TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS TO THE LODGE.

Proposed itinerary for the 16th October

09h15 ABW lecture with focus on the Magaliesburg/Jhb/Pta.

10h00 View the museum.

12h30 Lunch (own account) at Hero’s Pub.

13h30 Continue viewing the museum & departure.

Tour Extension 17th October visit to Elands River Siege  4th to 16th August 1900 (about 45 minutes West of Kedar) {overnight at Kedar}

08h00 Depart the Lodge for Elands River.

09h00 Tour of Battlefield by Peet Coetzee.

13h00 Depart for home.

Accommodation at Kedar Heritage Lodge (Book own accommodation)

Booking Reference: Gunners’ Association

R910.00 Single, B&B

R570.00 Per Person Sharing Twin/Double, B&B

Lodge: 079 446 3988,

Head Office: +27 11 950 6000