PICNIC & BRAAI AREA
 
Ideal For A Family Picnic In The Outdoors!
Bring your picnic basket, chairs, tables, umbrellas, gazebos, picnic blankets and your family for a day of fun in the Outdoors!

Our Picnic Area is set in the most tranquil area of the farm.
The wide open spaces and grass areas are lined with beautiful old oak trees, surrounding our natural wetlands, where you can relax and enjoy the sunshine.

Visitors activities include:
Farmyard animals, putt putt, pony rides and tractor rides.
Bring a soccer ball, set up a volley ball net or a cricket pitch and challenge your family to a game.
Put on your walking shoes and explore our walking trails.
Children and Adults are also welcome to bring their bicycles. (Dont forget the helmets)

Whether you bring a picnic basket, have a braai or visit our coffee shop, this is the perfect way to spend the day outdoors with the Family!

Café Dela Nina and Zippity Zoo Tuckshop is open every day for your convenience offering light meals, refreshments and a tuck-shop.
Various pre-ordered and packed picnic baskets are available on request.

Braaing is also allowed. Bring your own braai OR drum braai's are available for hire from the Farm Office.
Charcoal and firelighters are also for sale from the Zippity Zoo Tuckshop.
Children can feed our farmyard animals.

PICNIC AREA - DAY VISITORS ENTRANCE FEES:
The Picnic Area opens at 09h00 and closes at 17h00. Entrance Gate to Picnic Area will close at 17h00.
Picnic Area Day Visitors must vacate the premises by 17h00 latest.
Entrance Fees: R30 per person (13 years and older), R20 per person (2 – 12 years old), FREE (under 2yrs in a pram), R10 per person - Disabled wheelchair persons / Pensioners (please show proof of ID - 60 years and older)
Free Parking is available at Farm Entrance OR parking in the Picnic area is an Extra R40 per vehicle.
There are NO refunds due to bad weather.
Visitors welcome to bring picnic blankets, camping chairs, tables and gazebos as wooden benches are limited.
Day Visitors can Picnic/Braai in the Picnic Area under the trees and on the lawn. Kids can feed the Farmyard animals (Veggie Packs R10), view the birds in the Aviary, play Putt-Putt (2 x 9 hole courses at R10ea), play on the jungle gyms or go on our fun rides. Purchase tickets from the Farm Office or Zaks Hut for Tractor Cart Rides R10, Pony Rides R10, Steam Train Rides R15.
Please notify your guests to leave the premises in a clean and orderly manner and to use the bins provided.
For Hire: Drum Braai’s from the Farm Office or Zaks Hut.

ACCESS TIMES:
FARM OFFICE Hours: 08h00 - 17h00. PICNIC AREA Hours: 09h00 – 17h00.
Picnic Area Visitors Gate opens at 09h00 and Closes at 17h00 sharp. Entrance will not be allowed after 17h00.
Picnic Area Day Visitors must vacate the premises by 17h00 latest.

Come and relax and enjoy the beautiful settings that Rietvlei Zoo Farm offers!

Click here to print the FULL PRICE LIST or contact the Farm Office 011 024 1512.