Roodepoort is a city located in Gauteng, South Africa. The region is an extremely attractive residential area in Johannesburg made up of different cultures and ethnic groups. It has lovely views of the city to the east and the Magaliesburg to the west. It is dominated in parts, by light industry and small business.
Roodepoort has numerous parks and green areas. It is here that Johannesburg’s most famous botanical garden, Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden, is located. This park is a 300 hectares (3.0 km2) botanical reserve with grass parks, natural cliff face and waterfall.
Another large greenspace is the Kloofendal Nature Reserve, a 128ha park with trails, amphitheatre, dam and small wild mammals. Further to the south is Florida Lake with its bird life and related aquatic activities.
Roodepoort has a wide variety of restaurants and shopping centres. There are three major malls in the area – Clearwater Mall, Cradelstone Mall and Westgate Mall – the largest and oldest. Areas of interest include the Featherbrooke Village centre which is close to Monash University and the Roodepoort Museum, to name but a few.
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