Activities and things to do in Deneysville Vaal Dam
Please don’t leave Deneysville without a visit to the Art Cafe on Main Street next to the NGK church here you will find healthy delicious lunches and breakfasts, real coffee, milk shakes, and locally made cakes. You don’t have to have refreshments though you are welcome to just browse all the unusual arts and crafts and pictures by local artists. To find out more please click here
Other activities and things to do In Deneysville – Perhaps you don’t have your own boat or are not keen on fishing in which case there are several things that you and the family can do in the village. One of them and a major draw for visiting motorbikers from the cities is the “Historic Motorbike Museum” which is situated on the premises of Lake Avenue Inn. Displays include some of the most unique Historic Motorcycles to be found anywhere in the world!, at the moment the Museum is showcasing race bikes, classic machinery, as well as race champions from South Africa, Northern and Southern Rhodesia. Museum entrance fees are: R20-00 per visitor. All groups wishing to visit the museum are kindly requested to make prior bookings.
Address Lake Avenue
Deneysville Croc Ranch
Enjoy the unique experience of seeing the oldest survivors of the pre-Jurassic period in the world is just a couple of minutes away from Deneysville village centre. The unique experience of seeing the oldest survivors of the pre-Jurassic period in the world is just a couple of minutes away. Crocodiles have survived for 200 million years and are still going strong! Even before there were dinosaurs there were crocodiles.
At Deneys Croc Ranch we aim to educate and inform our visitors on all the aspect of Crocodylus Niloticus (Nile Crocodile) as well as a host of other facilities at the disposal of our valued guests. Deneys Croc Ranch is situated close to the Vaal Dam and a short hop away from the town of Deneysville with it’s excellent birding, lodging and sailing facilities.
Address: Lake Deneys (next to MTN tower), Deneysville, Free State.
Telephone: Charles and Ina van Rooyen – Tel: 016 371 1207 Cell: 082 801 7070
Opening hours: Viewing times of Crocs is Monday to Sunday from 09h00 to 16h00. Feeding time is Saturday and 15h00.
Anchor Creek Marina is fast becoming the new centre of fun in Deneysville now offering :-
- Boat swing and walk on moorings
- Boat Launching
- The deck restaurant over the water
- Pedalo’s for hire
- Motor Boats for hire
- Laser Tag shooting range (similar to paintball)
- Boat Trips Sundown Cruise’s
- Three Big New Rides Coming Soon
Anchor Creek Marina is at the end of Wall Street Deneysville Telephone: 016 371 2029 082 653 9999
Sailing Cruises On The Vaal Dam
Experience the joy of sailing on the waters of the beautiful Vaal Dam on a large catamaran. The Owner is an experienced and skilful skipper. Why not bring a party from your company or maybe a group of friends or family. Catering is available to suit your needs. We do need a mimium of four persons please and our fees are R120 per person. For enquiries and bookings please contact Simon on 082 570 3367