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Safari Ostrich Show Farm - Oudtshoorn, South Africa
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben
S 33° 37.840 E 022° 08.502
34H E 605890 N 6278209
Quick Description: Safari Ostrich Farm was established in 1956 in Oudtshoorn, the ostrich capitol of the world.
Location: Eastern Cape, South Africa
Date Posted: 11/20/2013 6:52:02 PM
Waymark Code: WMJHK7
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Tharandter
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Long Description:
Established in 1956, Safari Ostrich Farm is the first show farm in South Africa where the Kenyan Red and Zimbabwe Blue ostriches as well as the local South African breed can be viewed.

Professional, multi-lingual guides show you all the different facets of ostrich farming – and tell you stories of the Victorian-era Ostrich Boom, when ostrich feathers were one of South Africa's most important export products. You'll get close to the birds, too – and if you're particularly adventurous (and you weigh less than 80 kg), you might like to try sitting on one. In our group, many people volunteered to sit on the ostrich for the picture and most of us enjoyed standing on the solid ostrich eggs.

Source: (visit link)
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Hours of Operation:
Tours start daily, every hour on the hour from 08:00 – 16:00


Admission Prices:
Adults : R 80.00 Children ( under 16 ) : R 40.00


Approximate amount of time needed to fully experience the attraction: Up to 1 hour

Transportation options to the attraction: Not listed

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