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Discover Alpha in South Africa

Alpha in the region of Mpumalanga is a town located in South Africa - some 104 mi or ( 167 km ) South-East of Pretoria , the country's capital .

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Local time in Alpha is now 07:57 AM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Johannesburg " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Maseru, Butha-Buthe, Gaborone, Mbabane, and Manzini. When in this area, you might want to check out Maseru . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Alpha ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Extreme Quad Skiing - Standerton, South Africa

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What to do when you've got a quad, a boogie board & a dam... Some nice skiing fun at the grootdraai dam near standerton, South africa. ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Grootdraai Dam

Grootdraai Dam is a combined gravity and earth-fill type dam located on the Vaal River, near Standerton, Mpumalanga, South Africa. It was established in 1981. Grootdraai Dam is a composite structure comprising a central concrete gravity section 360m long and two earthfill flanks giving a total crest length of 2180 m and a maximum wall height of 42 m above lowest foundation level.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -26.92 29.28 (Lat./Long.); Less than 17 km away
Tags: Dams completed in 1981, Dams in South Africa


Boesmanspruit, or Boesman Spruit, is a small stream originating south of Secunda, Mpumalanga, South Africa, it runs from there in a southwesterly direction until it joins the Waterval River .

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Located at -26.63 29.23 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Rivers of South Africa