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Gweru Destination Guide

Delve into Gweru in Zimbabwe!

Gweru in the region of Midlands with it's 146,073 residents is a place located in Zimbabwe - some 138 mi (or 223 km) South-West of Harare, the country's capital.

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Local time in Gweru is now 07:56 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Harare" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Mutare, Masvingo, Harare, Gwanda, Guinea Fowl or Chimoio. While being here, you might want to check out Senka, Mkoba, Mkoba and Gweru as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Africa Movie

19:26 min ( August 05, 2012 by Paul Pedersen)
Views: 220 - Rating: 5/5

I had a really great time on my holiday thanks to the people I met. During my stay I volunteered at Antelope Park. The project that I supported some local orphanages, schools, preschools and homeless ...

Cholera wmv

08:12 min ( February 23, 2010 by geografvtc)
Views: 2,459 - Rating: 5/5

Cholera spreads when sanitation is poor. Organisms from sewage find their way into drinking water. It is caught by eating or drinking something that has been contaminated by the waste of a person who ...

Antelope Park Sjw_uk's photos around Gwe...

01:36 min ( December 01, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 596 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Sjw_uk's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these videos...

MVI 4730 Kelly with Granny Naomi

00:23 min ( March 16, 2012 by Ruth Mangabhai)
Views: 6 - Rating: 0/5

This video was taken at Roy and Mel's house over the Christmas/New Year holidays

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Interesting facts about this location

Ascot Stadium

Ascot Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Gweru, Zimbabwe. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home stadium for Hardbody F. C and Chapungu United. The stadium has a capacity of 5,000 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -19.45, 29.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Zimbabwe, Multi-purpose stadiums in Zimbabwe, Stadiums in Zimbabwe


Gweru (formerly Gwelo until 1982) is a city near the centre of Zimbabwe at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:19|25|S|29|50|E||| | |name= }}. It has a population of about 146,073 (2009), making it the fifth largest city in the nation. Gweru is the capital of Midlands Province, and was founded in 1894 by Dr. Leander Starr Jameson. The first bank opened in Gweru in 1896, and the stock exchange in 1898. The railway arrived in 1902.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -19.45, 29.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Gweru, Gweru District, Midlands Province, Populated places in Zimbabwe, Provincial capitals in Zimbabwe