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Ga Mothakga Recreation Resort
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Ga-Mothakga Resort

S25 45 771 E028 04 056

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There are many stories of the men's bravery as the SS Mendi went down. Ga-Mothakga Recreation Resort celebrates the historical memories of the SS Mendi and how South African troops were honoured by the king and queen of England in July 1917. The commemoration of the sinking of the SS Mendi is held on the third Sunday of February every year.

At Ga-Mothakga Recreation Resort, adults can enjoy the braai stand, while children have fun at the kids' splash pool. The park also has for picnic areas for day visitors.


  • Modern swimming pool
  • Kids' splash pool
  • Youth camp
  • Birdwatching facilities
  • Picnic area
  • Braai facilities


Admission fee per person Preschool children (0 to 6 years) R7.00
Schoolchildren (7 to 17years), per child R14.00
Adults (18 years and older) R20.00
Pensioners (60 years and older) R14.00
Season tickets are available on request.  
Lapa hire (all times) Ga-Mothakga lapa R1 711.00
Refundable damage deposit R800,00


Visiting hours

08:00 – 00:00


  • Tel: 012 358 6741
  • Fax: 012 440 7264
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