Spread The Kindness With Gautrain This Nelson Mandela Day


Nelson Mandela Day is on 18 July. What have you got planned for your 67 minutes? To spread the kindness and give back to the community, why not take the Gautrain to one of Joburg’s many different Mandela Day initiatives taking place throughout the city. Or why not visit one of the many Nelson Mandela landmarks throughout Gauteng? There are plenty of options to pay your respects, give kindness and explore the city with help from Gautrain.

Nelson Mandela Landmarks Throughout Gauteng

Joburg offers countless opportunities to trace the life and impact of Mandela. Strap on your most comfortable shoes and get ready to explore the landmarks honouring Madiba in Joburg and a bit beyond this Mandela Day. Take a journey around the city, exploring these various destinations and making special memories on this commemorative day.

Best of all, these destinations are within close proximity to a Gautrain station, allow ease of access and convenient commuting throughout the city.

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Join These 2024 Nelson Mandela Day Initiatives

Thanks to his visionary humanitarian efforts and enormous heart, Tata Madiba and Mandela Day are celebrated, not only in South Africa, but worldwide. In honour of his life and love, why partake in an event for good on 18 July? There are various initiatives that you can join for your 67 minutes, no matter where your passions lay. You can also visit to find a special initiative that’s close to your heart.

Nelson Mandela Day Events in Joburg

Other than the initiatives and landmarks, there are also a variety of Mandela Day events taking place throughout Joburg. This is your opportunity to give back to the community with a kind act of service while having an adventure with your loved ones. Click on the link below to see what events you can attend.

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Station Points: Your Gateway to Adventure

Gautrain boasts an extensive network of stations that link you to the most exciting parts of Gauteng. Let’s explore some of the key stations and what they have to offer:

  • Sandton Station: Located in the heart of Sandton, this station is a gateway to Johannesburg’s financial district. After your journey, you can explore the upscale shopping and dining options in Sandton City or Nelson Mandela Square.
  • Park Station: As the city’s main transport hub, Park Station connects you to various domestic and international destinations. It’s the ideal starting point for exploring the city or venturing further afield.
  • OR Tambo International Airport: The Gautrain connects you directly to South Africa’s busiest airport, making your journey to or from Johannesburg a breeze. No more worries about traffic or parking – just hop on the train and relax.
  • Pretoria Station: If you’re keen to explore the country’s capital, Pretoria Station is your go-to destination. Discover the historical landmarks and cultural gems that this city has to offer.
  • Rosebank Station: Rosebank is known for its vibrant atmosphere, with an array of galleries, markets, and entertainment options. The Rosebank Station is your ticket to a day of fun and exploration.
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