About Us

Happy Acres is an Education Venue situated 60km west of Johannesburg on the banks of the Magalies River.
Visit Happy Acres for a day trip of for several days. Just one hour bus ride from Johannesburg or Pretoria.
Happy acres offers accommodation for up to 120 Learners as well as 5 educators.


Facilities at Happy Acres Include:

  • 3km of Pristine River Frontage
  • Large Sports Fields
  • Outdoor amphitheatre
  • Mountains, gorges, natural bush ideal for
    Ecology and Geography Studies
  • Teaching Greenhouse and Animal Displays
  • Learner accommodation with double bunk beds
  • Separate en-suite Educators’ facilities

Holiday Camps

Here at Happy Acres, we host fun, exciting and active holiday camps during both the government and private school holiday periods. Each holiday camp has a different theme and character, which combined with a unique combination of campers, results in no two camps being the same.

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