CRADLE UNIVERSE

The Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site

The Cradle of Humankind, one of eight World Heritage Sites in South Africa, and the only one in Gauteng, is renowned as the place where humankind originated. It is here that the first hominid, Australopithecus, was found in 1924 at Taung in the North West Province by Professor Raymond Dart of the University of the Witwatersrand. And is one of the major tourist attractions in South Africa.


The Cradle of Humankind area boasts 15 excavation sites that are recognised as national heritage sites, both internationally and by the South African Heritage Resources Agency. For those wanting to experience the birthplace of humankind firsthand, the official visitor centres for the Cradle of Humankind, Maropeng and the Sterkfontein Caves, are within an easy 20minute drive from the FARMHOUSE.

The Cradle of Humankind, one of eight World Heritage Sites in South Africa, and the only one in Gauteng, is renowned as the place where humankind originated. It is here that the first hominid, Australopithecus, was found in 1924 at Taung in the North West Province by Professor Raymond Dart of the University of the Witwatersrand. And is one of the major tourist attractions in South Africa.

The Cradle of Humankind area boasts 15 excavation sites that are recognised as national heritage sites, both internationally and by the South African Heritage Resources Agency. For those wanting to experience the birthplace of humankind firsthand, the official visitor centres for the Cradle of Humankind, Maropeng and the Sterkfontein Caves, are within an easy 20minute drive from the FARMHOUSE.

NIROX Arts Centre is a registered non-profit trust, established and run for the benefit of the arts. NIROX comprises of a sculpture park, artist residency, studios and workshops, outdoor concert venues and related function facilities.

The beauty and tranquility of the park are tributes to its sensitive design and fastidious upkeep, populated with indigenous game, moving freely in their natural habitat. The sculpture park attracts thousands of visitors annually and has hosted more than 300+ artists in residence, globally.

NIROX Arts Centre is a registered non-profit trust, established and run for the benefit of the arts. NIROX comprises of a sculpture park, artist residency, studios and workshops, outdoor concert venues and related function facilities.

The beauty and tranquility of the park are tributes to its sensitive design and fastidious upkeep, populated with indigenous game, moving freely in their natural habitat. The sculpture park attracts thousands of visitors annually and has hosted more than 300+ artists in residence, globally.

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Waterfall at cradle of mankind

In the heart of the Cradle of Humankind, 58 restores conscious appreciation for life in all its manifestations. “The project is a mechanism, a catalyst, a start of something new… a different way of being.” – expressed during a Bohm Dialogue in January 2019

Waterfall at cradle of mankind

In the heart of the Cradle of Humankind, 58 restores conscious appreciation for life in all its manifestations. “The project is a mechanism, a catalyst, a start of something new… a different way of being.” – expressed during a Bohm Dialogue in January 2019