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 INTRODUCTION& BACKGROUND


Refilwe is a township within the greater Cullinan area, in the Dinokeng  Project. One of the primary economic sectors in the area is tourism, focusing on the rich natural and cultural history of the area, including the mining history.

Come to Refilwe, to enjoy and share some traditional cuisine in this lively and vibrant township. Refilwe which means‘given’ in North Sotho, is the home to 90% of the miners who work for the Cullinan Diamond Mine. Allow us to lead and introduce you to the DIAMOND PEOPLE! Enjoy lunch at local restaurant.

Refilwe offers you a unique Township experience where you get to visit various places of interest; meet the indigenous people, their way of every day life, consultation with traditional doctor, their homemade brew with locals. This township was established in 1975 and approximately 250 units were built, and from 1975 to 1976, the hostel and the primary school were built.  The famous attractions includes, Vukuzenzele Agri-Project, No7 Mine Dam, Big Mama’s tavern and many more.

Highlights of Refilwe attractions:

  •  Refilwe hostel built in 1976
  •   Community hall (Don Fraser hall) 1979
  •  Traditional healer
  •  Informal settlement
  •   Vukuzenzele Agri Project (Open only during weekdays) 
  •   Leshidi Place of Safety  (Open only during weekdays) 
  •  Big Mamma’s tavern
  •  No: 7 mine slimes dam and much fun

 

Price R490pp(Lunch+Transport+Guide from Cullinan and back)

NB: min 03 people

This tour is certified by Fair Trade In Tourism

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