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Melrose, Sandton

melrose sandtonMelrose is a suburb of Sandton situated to the north of Johannesburg in South Africa. Melrose is a developing up-market suburb with an expanding commercial sector. The streets of Melrose are lined with international branded motor car dealerships.

The Wanderers Cricket Ground is situated only a few blocks to the northeast of Melrose. For golf enthusiasts, both the Killarney and Houghton Golf Clubs are close by. Another place of interest in Melrose is the Melrose Bird Sanctuary which is home to over 120 wild bird species.

The Melrose Bird Sanctuary is situated in James and Ethel Gray Park in Melrose Road. It has a hide for birdwatchers from which they can watch the wide variety of birds that nest in the reeds beside the dam.The Melrose Bird Sanctuary with its 10 ha/25ac of luxuriant vegetation, is an ideal nesting-place for many species of birds. A tour in Melrose Wild Bird Sanctuary will take a full day. You will be able to see many birds with vibrant colours.

The Rosebank Mews and Rosebank Mall is on the doorstep of Melrose and other attractions close to Melrose include the Zoological Gardens and the Museum of Military History.

Although small and relatively unharmed by the hustle and bustle of surrounding urban suburbs, Melrose continues to experience development, and yet, its idyllic nature attracts many.

 


 

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