Koppies tour to take place

A guided group tour through Melville Koppies Central will take place on July 1.

The tour will set off at 2pm.

Visitors are asked to park in the upper car park at Marks Park situated on Judith Road in Emmarentia. The cost of the tour will be R60 for adults and R40 for children.

Seven-year-old Huei-Gin with her very own walking stick and dad Chen Leo came well prepared for the guided tour of Melville Koppies.

All funds received will be used for the maintenance of the koppies.

Children must be over the age of six to participate.

There will be no dogs allowed on the tour.

For more information contact Wendy Carstens on 011 482 4797 or visit www.mk.org.za

Melville Koppies tour guide Jenny Grice talks about the Ziziphus mucronata aka the wag-’n-bietjie tree or isiLahlankosi.

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