Riverine, grassland and cliff communities. Diversity of birds and plants. Small area of Faurea saligna woodland. Historic sites - Durban to Pietermaritzburg wagon route and ram pump. This 90 ha with a meandering river flowing through it, has peaceful and quiet resting spots with an amazing view of the cliffs hanging over the river. There are cemented trails to accommodate disabled people (for wheel chairs) who wish to visit the reserve.
Interpretive centre, Hall, Braai facility (booking required), Public toilets, Guided walks (booking required), Self-guided walks, Birding / Bird hide and View sites. For bookings contact 031 266 8015
How to get there
From the N3 take the Westville / Pavilion off-ramp. Travel north along St James Avenue towards Westville. Shortly after the bridge, at the T-junction turn right into Jan Hofmeyer Road.
 After Westville Boys High School take first left into Old New Germany Road or second left into David Mc Lean Drive to the reserve entrances. A further entrance is via Faurea Place (off Pitlochry Road) in Westville North.