Creating widespread environmental awareness among the residents of Johannesburg is a priority on City Parks’ agenda.

nyembe_centreTo this end three centres – the Dorothy Nyembe Environmental Education Centre in Soweto, the Johannesburg Botanical Gardens Environmental Education Centre in Emmarentia and the Rietfontein Environmental Education Centre  in Paulshof – have been set up to reach out to local communities and school children.
These centres are run by City Parks’ environmental education unit.

It has three core focus areas:

To hire these centres, telephone City Parks on 011 712 6604.

For more information about the programmes at Rietfontein, call Nicole or Israel on 011 803 9300.